Climbing Mount Rainier, 18x24, oil sold
Below are the step by step photos of the creation of this painting.
1. Before beginning the final piece I completed a loose 6x8" study painting and sent to the client for approval:
2. All elements are penciled in, then the first layers of the background are applied.
3. The first layers of the snow in the foreground are begun below:
A shot of how I set up to paint from the study:
5. More layers added to the sky, background and snow, figures and gear are painted in as well.
18x24, oil on canvas
Closer look at the figures:
Mount Rainier is located in Washington State, elevation 14,411 ft.
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