From the beautiful traditions of paintings done by herdsman comes the inspiration for these paintings and studies done in the Alpine or Swiss fashion. By request I've included the use of the beautiful edelweiss flower although and interestingly enough I could not find them on the old pieces.
Complete Supply List:
Painting medium of choice
Clear Glaze Medium
Napthol Red Light
Purple Madder or Red Violet
Diox Purple (optional)
Flesh mix - Unbleached Titanium + touch of Gold Oxide
Highlight flesh - Titanium White + touch of Orange and yellow
Jo Sonja's Sure Touch
#3-4 round, #2, 4, 6 flat or filbert - Basic painting
#1-2 short liner - Fine details
3/8" - 1/2" Oval Wash - Sky, ground, large tree, etc.
1/2" old brush - Applying Retarder Medium
3/4" -1" mop - Blending out Retarder
1/4" Possibilities - Stippling tree (optional)