Module 8.2

Introduction to Acrylic Painting

The very basics of learning to paint: choosing supplies, understanding color, experimenting with brush strokes, learning techniques, and the step-by-step process of creating paintings.

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Brenda Hoddinott

Author of Drawing for Dummies, The Complete Idiot's Guide to Drawing People, Drawing Book 1: Getting Started, and owner of Drawspace.com

Individual Lessons


8.2.A1

Get Started With Painting
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A2

Set Up a Wet Palette and Mix Colors
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A3

Paint a Mountain Scene (Part 1)
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A4

Paint a Mountain Scene (Part 2)
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A5

Avant-garde Butterfly (Part 1)
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A6

Avant-garde Butterfly (Part 2)
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A7

Blend Gradations with Acrylic Paints
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A8

Outline a Color Wheel on Canvas Board
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.A9

Create a Color Wheel with 24 Colors
By Brenda Hoddinott

FREE 8.2.R1

Painting Supplies for Beginners
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.R2

Color Theory for Beginners
By Brenda Hoddinott

8.2.R3

Seeing the Values of Colors
By Brenda Hoddinott