Level 1 Painting Tutorial

painting fruit
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (142 ratings)
6,138 students
Students will have basic painting skills and knowledge.


  • BASICS acrylic paint, paintbrushes, paper towels, paper plate, canvas, water plus cup


This is a level 1 painting course.  You will learn tips on using acrylic paint an you can follow along and create a beautiful fruit painting. From start to finish there is lots to learn about materials, color mixing, and brush stroke usage.  You can create a beautiful painting of fruit and accomplish making the illusion of three dimensions in your work with blending highlights and shadows.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners

Course content

1 section6 lectures30m total length
  • Introduction
  • Getting Started
  • Underpainting
  • Finishing Oranges
  • Finishing Kiwis
  • Apples and Ending


Art Teacher
Danielle Doctor
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 142 Reviews
  • 6,138 Students
  • 1 Course

Danielle Doctor resides in Jacksonville, Florida. She has a Bachelors in Art Education from the University of North Florida as well as a Masters in Visual Arts from Jacksonville University.  Danielle has more than 5 years experience teaching visual arts in the secondary education setting.  Danielle has a passion for all visual arts but specializes in teaching drawing and painting.