Acrylic Painting Techniques
An introductory course focusing on acrylic painting techniques. In this course students explore use of brushstroke, grounds, mediums, palette knife, and varnishes for various effects including glazing, layering, dry brush, and impasto. Also covers color mixing and theory, optical blending, composition, value, and texture. Students experiment with techniques such as splatter, mixed media, and resist.
Prerequisite: Drawing & Composition
First class materials: Black and White Acrylic Paint. Large, medium and small brushes, Paper Palette, Palette Knife, soft vine charcoal, 16" X 20" canvas, 2 water containers, paper towels.
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