Painting Shades of Grey

Painting Shades of Grey

By Karen Bonaker

Learn how to recreate the Shades of Grey masterpiece by Bob Ross, with only two colors required from your color palette. During this 45-minute tutorial, Painter Master Elite Karen Bonaker provides detailed instructions on how to use Painter and the Shades of Grey brush pack to paint this majestic winter landscape. You will learn how to create a custom palette with your favorite brushes, papers and other elements. Begin with the Interactive Gradient tool to fill your canvas with a grayscale background and then follow along with Karen as she demonstrates how to paint clouds and sky, mountains, lake and trees.

The Shades of Grey brush pack, endorsed by Bob Ross Inc.©, includes 15 brushes that are compatible with Painter 2018+. Some of the brushes demonstrated in this tutorial are Winter Foliage, Soft Cloud, Majestic Mountain, Frozen Lake, Majestic Firs and Pines.

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  • Jane Snowberger Reply

    This was spellbinding. I am totaling intrigued and as soon as I can afford it I will purchase. Thank you.

    January 10, 2019 at 10:13 am

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