How to Simplify a Landscape Painting (full demonstration)

Make your paintings stand out by simplifying the composition. Remove details and focus on simple shapes of light and dark. Also on warm and cool colors. These contrasting elements create a simple yet strong painting. Full of color, light and texture.

This painting demonstration works in oils or acrylics. The principles remain the same. If you want to explore these ideas further look at my courses at

Especially the following courses:
Learn to Paint with Impact:

How to Loosen Up Your Painting:

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