'La Mer'

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Roughly sketch in the composition tones.
Give an idea of the intended textures.
Test the colours to use for the sea
Work on the distant sea and sky.
Start colouring the wave.
Add sky colour where beach is wet.
Generally add definition.
Add warmer pebble colours.
Lots more work on the pebbles!
Back to working on the wave.
Further refine the image.
Add final brightest highlights. Finished!

by John Robbins