Learn Seascape Art: How to Paint the Ocean Waves & Boats

You want to make waves with your work, right? Whether you’re looking for ideas on how to paint a seascape or just seeking inspiration for your seascape art, you’ll find helpful advice here. Browse the various seascape painting techniques of other artists, and go with the flow.

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Insight on Painting Seascapes

Seascapes are probably the easiest painting subject because the information is quite repetitive. Once you learn the anatomy of the waves, you can create many variances of them in different settings. In most cases the eye of the wave becomes the focal point. It is also important to establish an interesting visual “roller coaster”...