Step 1 :
Wet the entire sky area and drop in the cloud shapes while the paper is damp. Leave it to dry.
Step 2 :
Once the paper is bone dry, rewet the area above the horizon line using a clean damp brush. Drop in thick mixes of yellows, browns and blues to depict background trees. Allow the paint to mix on paper.
Step 3 :
Paint the large background tree using green and yellow mixes. Aim for as few details as possible.
Step 4 :
Paint the roof and the shadow side of the log cabin. The snow on the roof is unpainted paper.
Step 5 :
Work on the details on the cabin and the foreground.
Step 6 :
Add foreground shadows and some fence posts.
The finished painting.