Easy Acrylic Painting
Beginner | 2 hours 30 min
Acrylic paint is a versitile, accessible medium that can be as simple or complex as you'd like it to be. In this multi-chapter class, join Plaid Content Creator Jessie Jennings as she teaches you four easy painting techniques that will ignite your imagination and give you a solid foundation for future paintings. Learn detailing and layering, ombre and masking, doodle painting, and abstract brushstrokes. Whether you are brand-new to acrylics or are looking to shake-up your current painting repertoire, this class has plenty to offer.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Paint brushes
  • Wax coated palette paper
  • Water
  • Stretched canvas
  • Paper towels
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Scrap paper
  • Stencil tape
  • For the Butterfly Painting, Jessie uses FolkArt Acrylic Paint in: Buttercup, Jamaican Sea, Baby Pink, Rose Pink, Navy Blue, and FolkArt Treasure Gold in Rose Gold
  • For the Doodle Painting, Jessie uses FolkArt Acrylic Paint in: Podge Pink, Navy Blue Paint Pen, Rose Pink, Green Sea, Titanium White, and Baby Pink
  • For the Abstract Brushstroke Painting, Jessie uses FolkArt Acrylic Paint in: Rose Pink, Baby Pink, Podge Pink, Navy Blue, Jamaican Sea, Green Sea, and FolkArt Treasure Gold in Rose Gold
  • For the Ombre’ing and Masking Off painting, Jessie uses FolkArt Acrylic Paint in: Titanium White, Tangerine, Jamaican Sea, Green Sea, and Podge Pink
Learn how to:
  • Get more familiar with working with acrylic paints
  • Add layers and detail to a painting
  • Make ombre effects
  • Mask a part of a painting
  • Use abstract brush strokes in a painting

What you'll get
  • Step-by-step instructions from expert Plaid instructor Jessie Jennings
  • HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list 
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
43 users recommended this class to a friend
pat Palus
Good refresher class on how to use different brush strokes and paintbrush types.
January 23
loved it!!!!!!!!!!!!!
December 12, 2022
Mili Minick
Love it
More than 3 months ago