I loved being back there at the beach. Though the Storm was 8 Bft.
I think using the brush and palette knife is a good combination. And in this, I use the knife mostly to apply just -thicker- paint.
The brush is the tool with soul.
SW03 Creamy Clouds, 24x30 cm | 9.6" x 11.8" - Sold
Better a weird hat than none at all ;)