Rheni Tauchid
Craftsy Instructor

Kingston, Canada

Rhéni Tauchid is a renowned artist, sought-after instructor and published author. Her work references color-field painting and abstract landscape forms. In addition to her studio practice in Kingston, Ontario Canada, she is a materials consultant and director of the Tri-Art Acrylic Education Program. She has also authored two books, The New Acrylics and its sequel, New Acrylics Essential Sourcebook.

Rhéni's Craftsy Classes


Acrylic Painter's Toolbox

Bring your expressive potential to life with amazing acrylic art. Experiment with a variety of acrylic mediums and pigments as you work from a different motif in each lesson. Learn essential glazing, drybrush and impasto techniques for paintings that convey depth and possess roundness of color. Achieve rich textures with mediums and grounds, including nepheline gel and iridescent copper for shimmering light effects. Use mixed-media techniques that are ideal for building vibrant surfaces and rendering floral techniques, including stenciling, scumbling and color washing.You’ll even explore layering techniques using medium, to achieve translucent paint layers that recall classical oil paintings! After this class, you’ll have the skills you need to confidently create inspiring acrylic art that is cutting edge and utterly beautiful.


What's New

Jul 23, 2016
- Aug 01, 2016
YAY!!! I have a new class coming up! If you took this class and wanted more information about acrylic mediums, you're in luck, because this next one is all about mediums! Increase your acrylics vocabulary with new tips, techniques and invaluable info! Enter now for a chance to win it for free: http://www.craftsy.com/ext/RheniTauchid_Giveaway

Rhéni's Projects

Winter Landscape with lots of mediums
Mixed Media with Bling
Still Life with Pitcher & Pears
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