The trees try to hold on to their changing leaves as the afternoon sky is warmed by the many autumn colors. Values are key to keeping the element of this painting in their place along with wet-into-wet and pen painting.
Autumn leaves drift to the ground as cool air brings the change of seasons. Wet-into-wet, pen painting, gouache and active brush work all help to create this active scene.
The sun sets on a changing autumn day, as warm goes cool. This painting is mostly wet-into-wet, as well as texturing with spattering on brush strokes. Clear washes are key here.