Lake Powell Inspired Abstract

Lake Powell Inspired Abstract - student project

Thanks Jean for a well-taught and inspiring class! Very open to your feedback.

 

Here are some pictures of my process, in case others are interested. First I found an inspiration photo from a trip I took last summer: 

Lake Powell Inspired Abstract - image 1 - student project

 

Then I worked on the composition and colors:

Lake Powell Inspired Abstract - image 2 - student project

 

Then I did some minis (5x7) to try out different techniques and colors:

Lake Powell Inspired Abstract - image 3 - student project

 

And then did a full-sized (9x12):

Lake Powell Inspired Abstract - image 4 - student project