Hi friends! Today I’ve got another FULL LENGTH acrylic painting tutorial! We’ll learn to paint this pear together step by step, and I’ll give some reasoning for the choices I’m making along with a bit of color theory and acrylic painting techniques as we go along.
So grab your brushes and let’s go! Here’s your list of resources:
Download the reference picture by clicking here! (It’s sized to perfectly fit an 8″x8″ canvas, but you can resize it if you need to).
Not sure how to transfer your drawing to your canvas? Check out this video!
Paint list (hopefully you already have a few of these):
- Cadmium Yellow Light
- Azo Yellow Medium
- Naples Yellow
- Burnt Sienna
- Raw Umber
- Mars Black
- Payne’s Grey
- Titanium White
- Vivid Lime Green (you could also mix a bright green using Pthalo Blue (green) and Cadmium yellow light).
Brushes & Extras:
- Flat brush
- Thin round brush
- Thicker round brush with a narrow tip
- Palette knife
- Blending/Glazing Medium
So that’s it! I hope you enjoy, leave me a comment if you did, thanks for watching!
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