I like to paint cityscapes to practice learning to abstract scenes and focus on big shapes.  This was one such exercise.  There are just a couple of big shapes and values here: the sky, distant hills, buildings in light and the trees.  Once I blocked in the buildings, I added lines here and there to indicate sides, rows of windows, etc.

San Francisco, Golden Ligth – Oil on Linen – 8×10



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