Acrylics for beginners # 2

An easy and fun project anyone can paint- A landscape in three colours
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 32 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Acrylics is a fun and easy. This course is for the new-to-acrylics and will teach you all about how to start an acrylic painting. Once you learn the basic steps, painting will be a joy. You can complete this course in an hour if you follow the step-by-step process. There are hints and pointers in every lesson. By the end of the series, you should be able to paint in acrylics all by yourself. These are the successful lessons that have been used for beginner students before. I have chosen my students' favorite lessons show you. Come and enjoy these lessons too.

What are the requirements?

  • You should have an interest in painting in acrylic
  • You should be willing to purchase the materials needed to complete the course
  • You should bring a love of painting with you

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn that acrylics is easy and fun
  • Learn what materials you need for acrylic painting
  • Learn how to clean acrylic brushes properly
  • Learn how to paint an evergreen tree in many sizes
  • Learn how to paint an acrylic from beginning to end
  • Learn how to use a photo as a reference for a painting
  • Learn to simplify a painting

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in acrylic painting
  • Anyone that is a beginner or interested in refreshing their skills
  • Anyone that loves painting

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction to the course

A short overview of what you will learn in this course.

Section 2: The materials you will need

Different painting surfaces you can use to create this project and how to choose one.


How to choose the paint that you need.


Wondering how to choose brushes? This video explains what you need to know.


A short information session on how to wash your brush when working with acrylics.


Watch this video if you decide to work on watercolour paper. This shows you how to take a large sheet and make it the size you want.

Section 3: The project

Blocking in is so easy and that is all you have to do in this step.


Two more colours makes it more interesting a painting. Here is how you add those colours.


This is the very first set of trees you need to paint. Get ready to paint evergreen trees.

Blue trees are next

The last set of trees.


A few extra details and a summary of what you have done.

5 questions

A quick quiz to use as a refresher.

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Instructor Biography

Doris Charest, Contemporary Fine Art Instructor

Mixed media and contemporary art are my specialty. I love color, texture and a more contemporary art. I am here to teach you to abandon yourself to exploration and experimental techniques. I have been published in Somerset Studio and Leisure Painter. I have been the recipient of the Sylvie Brabant award and received awards for my art work.

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