Online Class

Acrylic Painter's Toolbox

$19.99$39.99

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.

Skill Level

Beginner

What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Rheni Tauchid
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find class materials in the class viewer.

Class Overview

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.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Introduction
02:45
Learn about the various projects and techniques you'll cover in class as you meet your instructor, Canadian artist and acrylic consultant Rhéni Tauchid.
2. Direct Painting
43:47
3. Indirect Painting, Part One
27:17
4. Indirect Painting, Part Two
35:08
5. Impasto & Acrylic, Part One
26:28
6. Impasto & Acrylic, Part Two
30:25
7. Mixed Media With Bling
39:54

Taught by

Rheni Tauchid
Rheni Tauchid
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, <i>The New Acrylics</i>, and its sequel, <i>New Acrylics Essential Sourcebook</i>.
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