Acrylic Painting (Level 1 & 2)

Six – Week Class  New!!
Cost: $100.00

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Class Description:  In a relaxed setting you’ll learn the foundations of working with acrylic paint and how they are the simplest and most effective way for an absolute beginner to learn how to paint successfully. The class will teach you color mixing, pallet, brushes different application surfaces and other tools, and leaning to apply acrylic paint in thin layers like watercolors or in thicker, more opaque applications like oil paint. Your class will be up to frameable art you create and can be proud of. 

Materials Needed:  Acrylic 1 & 2

Acrylic Paint Set
(Inexpensive paints can be used as we learn skills. But, keep in mind they may have a slightly different color value, may be thinner and may be less vibrant.)

Artist Brush Set
1-2 inch brushes (Q -3) Please choose inexpensive large brushes such as contractor wood handle trim type.

WaterColor Paper Journal (11×14)

5 Canvas Boards (9X12 or larger, check dollar trees pkg of 1)

Artist Palette Knife set (check dollar trees pk of 3)

Pallet (wood or plastic)

Acrylic Medium – gloss (sm.)

Gesso (16 oz.)

* Easel is not needed for this class



Date of Class:  Wednesday – September 28 – November 2, 2022
Time:  12:00 – 2:00pm

Instructor: Rhona Dawson

Location:  Art Studio A

Ages: Adults

Registration required. Space is limited and classes are subject to participation minimums. Register online up to a week prior to a session starting or by calling 757-923-0003.