Scott uses a photo of Southwest Buttes to discuss his initial stages of developing a painting.
In the early stages of design, create a variety of small sketches that explore different:
Iteration and repetition are key to finding good design.
Find five photos of different subjects (mountain, trees, lake, etc.)
For each photo, develop at least three alternative designs by varying:
Critique each and tape the results in your journal.
Prismacolor Markers (see Materials, Mediums & Setup, Value Markers).