Acrylic Painting

Acrylic Painting Classes

Explore the interactive world of Craftsy online classes and learn the strategies to create unforgettable compositions with color and light using acrylic paint.

Acrylic Painting: Basics & Beyond

Michael Lynne



Jump-start your artistic journey with step-by-step guidance from blank canvas to acrylic work of art!

Student Projects from this class

In Harmony

In Harmony

by Van Alen

Cup & Lemon-1st Acrylic lesson

Cup & Lemon-1st Acrylic lesson

by Photoarticulations

Discover acrylic painting techniques! by Sharlena Wood
Island steps by AnnaZV
Bougainvillea by AnnaZV

Acrylic Painter's Toolbox

Rhéni Tauchid


Acrylic Painter's Toolbox

Rhéni Tauchid

Explore more than 20 essential acrylic techniques! Add inspiring richness and professional quality to your paintings as you plumb the depths of modern acrylic mediums. See more

The Full Picture by Micah Ganske
Vacation's End by Micah Ganske
Pensive by leilei12

Narrative Portraiture: Painting in Acrylic

Micah Ganske

Join artist Micah Ganske as he draws on the basics of mixing, glazing and layering to create a narrative portrait.

Acrylic Painting Blog Posts

Discover easy tips and tricks for enhancing your acrylic painting art work, with in-depth pieces by experts.

The Secret to Captivating Projects! 6 New Classes

Discover the tips and tricks professionals use to create wow-worthy projects. Learn from the best with six new classes in quilting, drawing and more!

Why Wait to Paint? Try These 6 Easy Acrylic Painting Ideas Today

Choosing a subject matter can be the only hurdle holding up the painting process, especially for new acrylic painters who are looking to build ...

Out of the Dark: A FREE Painting Shadows Step-By-Step Tutorial

Don't stay in the dark about painting shadows — they're an important part of any artwork. In this post, we shed some light on shadow painting basics ...

Acrylic Paintings

Find the inspiration for your next acrylic painting or share your most recent creation with the Craftsy community.

Downpour Intimacy

by Jo Milne Art

Rock -n- Roll Petticoats

by OriginalArtbyMA