Now for the detail on the buildings. For the
impression of stone work again with my No 8 round brush I use raw umber
mixed with a touch of burnt sienna. Just give the impression of a few
stones, donít do to many, other wise you end up with a house with
chicken pox, less is best.
For the shadow on the buildings, I use that same
old shadow mix cobalt blue, alizarin crimson and burnt sienna,
remembering that the light is coming from the right, cast a nice strong
shadow within the window frames and underneath the overhang from the
Also look at the shadow I have cast on the white
bit of the middle building and diagonally across the big building on the
right, this suggests another building out of shot.