This is the view of the same creek as here only it is looking west instead of east.
Have you ever tried using watercolor on Yupo paper? I am not very accomplished but do return to enjoy painting on this surface from time to time. I can only tell you that I jump right in and explore when I paint on yupo. I do not draw, first, but enjoy shaping the form in. I usually don’t get very far with the initial laying in of color. That comes, later as I introduce more and more color and begin to allow the water and pigments to mix. Because this paper is plastic, I use very little water. I enjoy lifting out mistakes with a damp brush and reshaping. I never quite know when I am finished but thoroughly enjoy time spent trying to work on this slippery surface.