. . This was my home-base on the Hawaii trip I've been posting images from. Some friends live here and graciously allowed me to stay in the guesthouse that you see in the foreground. I did this painting for them as a thank you. .
Many have studied figure quick sketch to discipline themselves as to what gives a clear read to the figure and what information can be edited out. The human figure is incredibly complex and a landscape even more so. As an exercise, try painting a landscape in 20 strokes or less.