Halo Day

Thick Atmosphere & Sunshine

This was so special.

Looking up, at the end of the painting there was a huge halo around the sun. Other people also saw it, filming it. (see below)

Thick atmosphere yet sunny.

I made the mistake many times before: where I created a rather thin painted sky, and a thick painted beach.

I think the trick is to use as much paint for the sky as for the rest. And with clouds you cannot have too little paint. Then: do not create only thick painted clouds: but use a similar thickness for all parts. Also the ‘blue’ parts.

I love this painting. Currently it’s at Gallery ‘Bonnard’ in Nuenen (Holland).

SSP03-2021 Seascape Pleinair 'Halo Day - Atmosphere'
oil on canvas, 24x30 cm | 9.6" x 11.8" - Available.
(Currently at Gallery Bonnard/Nuenen/Holland)
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I share and teach about how I paint Clouds & Sky in the
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