This mighty mountain has been an incredible inspiration for myself and others, I am certain, over the millennia it has existed in the Banff National Park of Alberta.  This visual journey displays the steps taken to achieve this interpretation.

Rundle mountain scaled drawing on newsprint, 60

Rundle mountain scaled drawing, 60″x 48″

Rundle mountain scaled paint outline 60

Rundle mountain scaled paint outline 60″x 48″

Rundle mountain adjusting paint outline 60

Rundle mountain adjusting paint outline 60″x 48″ wip

Wet palette setup with mountain light lavender colour

Wet palette with mountain colour

Rundle mountain triptych 11

Rundle mountain triptych 11″x 14″

Rundle mountain acrylic painting on 60

Rundle mountain 60″x 48″ wip

Rundle mountain acrylic painting on 60

Rundle mountain 60″x 48″ wip3

Sky changes, clouds appearing and the looming mountain is taking shape. 

Rundle mountain acrylic painting on 60

Rundle mountain 60″x 48″ wip4

Next adding textures, dimension and depth of field, along with the foreground 

Rundle mountain 60

Rundle mountain 60″x 48″ wip5

Finalized painting completed on a commission 

Rundle mountain acrylic painting on 60

Rundle Mountain, acrylic painting on 60″x 48″ Genie canvas