Acrylic: How to Paint a Realistic Fox (FR)

Saturday, April 22nd at 10 A.M. (EST)
Duration :
2.5 hours
Teacher : Marie-Hélène Pelletier

$55 | offered online via ZOOM | Capacity: 50 persons
*This course is only offered in French.
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Acrylic: How to Paint a Realistic Fox (FR)

Explore all the necessary techniques to paint a fox with eyes as realistic as they are mysterious. In this 2.5-hour workshop, Marie-Hélène will share her techniques for creating not only a fox, but also other animals using acrylic paint: mixing colours, creating light and shadow effects, creating fur texture, etc. The perfect workshop for unleashing your creativity, while capturing the beauty of the fox … sly adventurer of our forests!

Open to intermediates.
Ages 15 to 99.

*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop).

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Part 1: Exploring materials and colour mixing

After reviewing the materials needed for the workshop, Marie-Hélène will guide you through colour preparation.

Part 2: Creating your background

In Part 2, you will create your first layer of colour. You will also explore gradient and fading techniques.

Part 3: Creating your fox

Here is where you will create your beautiful fox. Marie-Hélène will guide you through all the steps!


List of materials to bring:

✓ A set of acrylic colours (ideally including Yellow Ochre and Burnt Sienna)
✓ A set of acrylic paintbrushes
✓ A comb brush (medium size)
✓ A painting knife (diamond shape, medium size)
✓ A small canvas or canvas board (approximately 10 x 10 in)
✓ A palette for mixing colours
✓ A rag
✓ A water container
✓ A graphite pencil
✓ A printed version of the attached sketch
Reference document

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