Acrylic Painting Techniques
Author: Dana McGorlick-Appelman Date Posted:25 January 2022
There are so many ways to use acrylic paint, from watercolour effects, scumbling, and gradients to thick impasto. If you're just starting out in acrylic painting or looking for new techniques to try, these video demonstrations are a fantastic tool for improving your creative practice.
In this video, Mont Marte takes you through the techniques of Dry Brushing, Drips and Splatters, Sponge Dabbing, Watercolour Effects, Scumbling, Thick gradients, Smooth fades, and a Palette knife colour fade.
In this demo, Mont Marte shows you how to try stencilling with acrylic paint, layering, dot art, sgraffito, pour painting, chain pull, wet on wet, along with how to use crumpled newspaper, cling wrap and bubble wrap to create unique and interesting patterns in your work
In this video, Mont Marte shows you how to use acrylic paint markers, glazing, how to use gloss and matte medium, masking, how to use modelling paste, how to create fine details, impasto, stamping, and hard and soft strokes.
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The Best Acrylic Painting techniquesBy: dylan leo on 8 February 2022Thank you for sharing your article.
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