Private lessons with top Acrylic Painting instructors near West Frankfort, IL
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Students can expect to focus on learning a good foundation. I am familiar with several different approaches when working with acrylic paints. They include but are not limited to; direct painting, graphic approach, building up of layers using glazes and dry brushing. I also sensitive to the surfaces acrylic is used on; paper, canvas, fabric, metal and wood are just a few.
Acrylic Painting classes will teach you how to paint images with different techniques. 1 - I will help you learn how to paint with acrylics on canvas. 2 - You will learn your style of how you want to paint by trying different techniques . 3 - You will about having fun, relaxing and enjoying the art of painting and developing your skills. This class is available April through November.
Acrylic Painting Workshops have been proven winners in teaching the fundamentals of acrylic painting, Covering everything from stretching canvas, placing a protective coating and base, paints and brushes with examples to walk you through to creating wonderful pieces of art. For advanced levels the Grisalle method is a mature way of providing an underpainting study for your work.
Learn how to paint what you see and use your acrylic paint in ways you never knew it could be used! Mix color like a pro, use layers to your advantage, and make fun paintings of whatever you like. We will start wherever your skill level is now, even if you've never touched a paintbrush before. Let's create together!
Painting is a timeless skill that is easy to learn but difficult to master. I can help you on your artistic journey. I have painted tiny 1"x1" paintings and massive 30-foot murals, so we can work with whatever size works best for you. We will work on studying all the elements and principles of art, as well as color theory.
As my student you will learn very important basic to intermediate foundation knowledge of the painting process. This involves Color theory, canvas preparations (wood, Canvas and other substrate choices), Brush selections, Mediums and thinning, Paint storage and reusing. We will work on transferring ideas from still life or sketch to canvas. We will cover brush stroke effects, blending, highlighting and work processes for an efficient and most importantly fun workflow.