Acrylic paints are a beautiful and versatile medium to work with, but learning to paint with them can be extremely frustrating for beginners. This e-book is the ultimate guide for beginners to working with acrylic paint, including those new to painting with any medium in general!
This guide covers everything needed to start painting beautiful art with acrylics, even if you’re a complete beginner. It covers materials, the right way to start a painting, mixing colors and understanding how they work, and the entire process of creating a finished painting from the very beginning, coupled with a step-by-step still life painting to paint alongside the book.
Topics included in this e-book:
- Materials and setup: brushes, palettes and paint types.
- Changing the fluidity of your paint and additives/mediums
- Priming your surface
- Transferring a drawing to a canvas
- Palette setup
- First layers
- Color Theory: Hues, Tints, Shades and Tones
- Masstone and Undertone
- Color Bias and how to avoid mixing muddy colors
- Basic Techniques
- Acrylic Painting Workflow
- Final Highlights
- Varnishing your painting
After completing this e-book and the example painting with it, you’ll be able to confidently start your very own acrylic painting without the fear of wasting paint, the intimidation of the blank canvas, or simply not knowing where to start!
A reference image and materials list are also included.
This E-book is available as a PDF. In order to open it, you’ll need a PDF reading program, like Adobe Acrobat Reader, which you can download for free from Adobe’s website here.
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Please do no redistribute or sell this item. Thank you so much for your purchase, and happy painting!