Red, orange, yellow: this acrylic painting workshop is all about the warm colours of autumn. Get ready to explore several essential techniques, such as colour mixing, fading and spatula application. The result? A unique and colourful work of art that will bring calm, serenity and well-being into your home. Let yourself be guided!
Open to beginners and intermediates.
Part 1 : Exploring materials and colour mixing techniques
To begin, we will review all the materials needed for the workshop. Marie-Hélène will then guide you through preparing your colours.
Part 2 :
Creating the background
In this second part, you will create the first layer of colour by exploring gradient and fading techniques.
Part 3 :
Creating the trees and foliage
To end the workshop, you will learn how to add texture. Marie-Hélène will show you how to apply colour using a painting knife.
List of materials to bring:
✓ Acrylic paint set
✓ A palette for mixing colours
✓ Medium flat brush
✓ Medium round brush
✓ Diamond-shaped painting knife (medium)
✓ Small canvas OR canvas board (approx. 10 x 10 in)