I decided to share with you the visual development of a picture I created just an hour ago.
You can see here that I am using oil pastels.
I continue to fill in the details. Working different areas at a time. As I am working with an image in my head, rather than following a copy (or photo), it is a tad more difficult creating the right colours in the mountains. I am actually just going with the flow and a somewhat lightly building up the image.
This is as good as I can get it on paper. Now for an extra special touch let's place a single Photoshop effect on the image…