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I'm just showing another image from Lesson No.10 as we continue lightening up the foreshore. Note the direction of the shallow ripples toward the last wave. Reinforce these ripples with darker oranges and purples to create movement. Finally, add more highlights, starting from the centre of the canvas (under the sun) with a very light mix of Lemon and white. Use small dots and dashes - don't go crazy.