For reflections or
highlights, use a stiff bristle brush
and hold it straight, bristle side down.
Then dab on the color quickly, creating
a series of small dots. Use this painting technique for
reflections and highlights.
Use the tip of a palette
knife to scrape color away. This can
create an interesting texture or
represent grasses.Use this painting technique for grass
in the foreground of your painting.
To spatter, load a brush
with paint and tap your finger against
the handle. The paint that splatters
creates the appearance of rocks or
sand. You can also use a toothbrush
for this painting technique. Use this painting technique to
paint rocks and sand.