The 5 x 7 tree gets reworked once again. And it is better, more form, better movement.
For class we were at the Steamer Landing looking down the Petaluma River. The boat was in shadow while the distance sparkled, light bouncing off of the river.
I learned lots doing this scene in a class setting. And I do think the result stands up just fine.
And when the critique is over and I have made the adjustments I wanted to make......this is what you see. A pleasing, used palette.......