I will be incorporating the landscape of my new home in Alabama in both a traditional and a more graphic Van Gogh style. While I’m not the first person to be inspired by Van Gogh, transforming his loose brushstrokes into pastel strokes changed the way I paint landscapes. The dark purple background makes the bright pastel marks pop! My traditional pastels are done with lots of layering, but just a little blending in the sky.

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