15-Minute Sketch - Trees

Trees are an important part of many landscape paintings. If you're learning to paint landscapes, make sure to add trees to your practice list.

 

Learn to draw trees

 

In this edition of 15-Minute Sketch: Trees (bottom of page), we've found 5 copy-right free reference photos for you to practice drawing trees. The video will cycle through each of the five reference photos for three minutes each for a total of 15-minutes of drawing practice.

If you want to see how painters approach landscape subject matter checkout:

The Language of Landscape in Watercolor with Dale Laitinen

Fearless Watercolor with Linda Baker
Acrylics the Watercolor Ways: Stephen Quiller Paints a Landscape
Landscape Drawing Basics with Claudia Nice


Here are the images from the video:

Image 1, Image 2, Image 3, Image 4, Image 5

 

If you'd like to spend more time with an individual reference photo, hit pause or find the original in the links above. Please note: The video has no sound.