I’ve drawn this view before but not in this way. I tried to create layers that could bring the trees closer and push the buildings of the skyline further back into the distance. I could draw buildings and clouds and trees forever. I’ve started listening to the Talking Heads while I draw. They sing about buildings a lot. They get it.
I may have messed with saturation/contrast/lightness too much. I like how the colors pop, though:
The drawing below shows the process, though I created it once I had finished:
Most of the line drawing: