Landscape Drawings in Photoshop

Would you like to make your own landscape drawings? This lesson will teach you tips and tricks for creating landscape. While it may not be easy at first, we can break down how each landscape elements can be done. Your primary goal is to recreate natural landscape textures.

The methods for painting landscapes are infinite. Not only are there numerous techniques involved, but you need to develop a good sense of space, textures, and color variations. While it may not be easy at first, we can break down how each landscape elements can be drawn.

Your primary goal is to recreate natural landscape textures. There should be some expectations in that you have the basics down like perspective and being familiar with your drawing tools to help you create any landscape drawings.

We will also be focusing on rocks, foliages, snow/deserts, and water. As you work on the textures from learning how to draw landscapes, you will actually begin to develop your own techniques outside of just painting it in.

Elements of landscape drawings

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realistic clouds drawings

Realistic Clouds Drawings

Building realistic clouds drawings is necessary for any landscapes. In addition, the guide will have a quick reference on how to draw clouds of a certain type to give you hints on various cloud shapes. Eventually, you can use the guide to draw a believable sky.

clouds drawing

Realistic Leaf Drawing

A focus on a realistic leaf drawing is helpful in making a good floral scenery. The final resulting leaf drawing in this guide should illustrate that even the most detailed drawings can be done with the simplest of drawing tools.

realistic lotus flower drawing

Realistic Lotus Flower Drawing

A realistic lotus flower drawing captivates the idea of beauty. With the sheer amount of petals to draw, it is not common to get confused as to which petals are overlapping. In that regard, we will be using the smudge brush to quickly figure out the overlapping petals in the guide on how to draw a lotus.

realistic mountain drawings

Realistic Mountain Drawings

Would you like to create realistic mountain drawings? This guide will show you an effective way to draw mountains by finding specific patterns common in rock landscapes and duplicating these textures from the ground up to create a range of unique cliff faces.

realistic drawings of nature

Realistic Drawings of Nature

Realistic drawings of nature is a common motif that holds a lot of value to your audience. Since there are unlimited ways to draw nature, here are just some of the common nature drawings or subjects that you can practice on and explore at your leisure.

realistic rose drawing

Realistic Rose Drawing

A realistic rose drawing can have many meanings within us. In this guide, I will teach you how to draw a rose that will look realistic and beautiful so you can create a drawing of a rose on your own to show it to people you care about.

realistic sky drawing

Realistic Sky Drawing

This guide will create a beautiful realistic sky drawing from a few sky textures. We are going to use three different types of cloud characteristics for painting the sky: wisp-like cirrus clouds, bunched up cumulus clouds, and fog-like stratus clouds.

realistic tree drawings

Realistic Tree Drawings

Would you like to make realistic tree drawings? This guide will teach you all the necessary steps to draw trees either by itself or have it form a forest. The trick is to divide a tree drawing into three elements: the trunk, the leaves in the back, and the leaves in the front.

how to draw a waterfall

How to Draw a Waterfall

The irony of learning how to draw a waterfall isn't about drawing the waterfall but everything else that surrounds it. Through the use of negative space, find out how to carve a waterfall out of a landscape scenery in this drawing guide.

These lessons will teach you the importance of duplicating textures as it is quite a common technique when drawing in this medium. Not only does it save time, but you can generate more additional textures that weren't normally there and see hidden compositions you may not have thought about.

That alone can net you many different compositions quickly and will allow you to find one that you like. Eventually, the goal is for you to start creating compositions on the fly once you have done enough study and practice.