Little Rock Skyline Limited Palette

I used a limited palette of blues and oranges to create this two-paneled skyline painting of Little Rock. Using a limited number of colors can help keep the painting as a whole harmonious, while giving accent colors like the greens on the riverbanks and the pale greens in the sky a place to shine.

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Oil on Canvas


8 x 20


Kristen Hess

Meet Kristen Hess

Inspired by beautiful colors and light, Kristen’s artwork reflects the discoveries she makes in studying God’s creation. As a follower of Jesus, Kristen takes joy in internalizing and recreating the world around her. When Kristen is not painting, she may be cooking, enjoying life with her husband, playing any kind of games or sports, and daydreaming about traveling the world.