Top 13 Acrylic Painting Techniques for Beginners

This video will walk you through some of the Top 13 Acrylic Painting Techniques for Beginners.

These Acrylic Painting Techniques will work with any type of acrylic paint – but for your reference I am using Liquitex Basics on student grade watercolor paper.

These 13 Acrylic Painting Techniques are perfect for Beginners!

Watercolor paperI used 11”x14”
Pencil or marker*For labeling
Ruler*For drawing boxes
Acrylic paint, any colorsI used Liquitex Basics
Variety of brushesDifferent types of brushes will produce different effects
Palette for paintI am using palette paper in the video, you could use a plastic plate too. My favorite is a butcher tray
Cup for waterKeep water clean so your colors don’t get muddy
Paper towelFor drying off your brush
Gel mediumGel medium
Modeling pasteModeling paste
SpongesYou could also use a foam brush
StencilsAny type of stencils can work
Masking tape or washi tapeFor masking
Scissors*I  used scissors to cut the masking  tape
Palette knivesFor impasto 

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