Acrylic Painting for Beginner
Beginners as well as those with some experience are welcome.
You will learn to paint with acrylic medium and learn to use art materials effectively and to mix your colours well. You will be guided for techniques to achieve various visual effects.
Besides practical exercises to investigate colours, lines, shapes, form, volume, light, texture and others, you will learn to develop skills to paint and to complete Still Life paintings.
Finally, you get to enjoy the freedom of expression in creating your original acrylic paintings either by direct observation, studies made from photos and visual references or visual impression through your own experiences, feelings and thoughts, ideas, dreams and imagination. (Click here for Registration Form.)
Recommended number of sessions: From 4 to 24 sessions or more sessions depending on your intent level of practise. You shall learn and understand about painting with acrylic medium progressively through practical experience.
Acrylic materials and tools
Canvas, canvas panel, paper, etc
Paints, basic set of colours
Brushes, painting knifes
Medium glossy or matt and varnish
Handling of materials
Know your colors
Learn to mix the colours you want
Tint, tone and shade
Value (lightness and darkness of a colors)
Primary colors, secondary colours, tertiary( intermediate) colors.
Direct experience with colours
Applying and layering paints
Record your own colours
Grays. Buy or mix. Black, white
Gray scale. Value
How to make your colours beautiful
Intensity chrome of colours (brightness or dullness of colors)
Cool colors and warm colours
Blending technique and effects
How to save cost
Using medium gel and paste
Texture on the surface.
Representational painting to non representational painting
Still life painting and Landscape painting
Develop a powerful composition and have great colour for your painting using various art elements and design principles
Example of participants works: You could view participants' works at Featured Artists Gallery, Pabha Gallery- Featured Artworks and Participants Works Gallery and the links that are provided there.
Achieve: You shall be able to paint with acrylic medium and enjoy the freedom of expression in creating your painting either from your observation and experiences, feelings and thoughts, ideas, dreams or imagination, or your own photos or visual references.
What next: You can continue to book for any number of painting sessions for Acrylic Painting for Improver or Painting with the Artist if you wish. You shall be able to investigate and develop skills or to further progress your artistic practice at any level and to enjoy art making and freedom of expression with acrylic medium.