For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. 12 Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. 13 You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart. 14 I will be found by you,” declares the LORD, “and will bring you back from captivity. Jeremiah 29:11-14
Using very wet French Ultramarine Blue I have added some glazing to the wood on the dock. I have also begun to build some shadows under the boat and under the dock. Notice how the shadows around the dock posts fall on the water. When painting in the shadows, be sure to keep them consistent. Your main light source should be coming from one direction, so all the shadows should fall on one side of the objects. In this painting the light is coming from the upper left, so all of the shadows should be on the right of the objects. For interest I used varying values and I tried not to overwork.
I used a little bit of very wet French Ultramarine Blue to develop some brief shadows in the red sail cover.