Easy Paint Pouring Rock Guide for Beginners
Turn a plain rock into a work of art with this step-by-step tutorial on paint pouring. Even kids can do this fun, easy project. When finished, use them in the garden, give them as gifts or hide them in your community for others to find.
How to Mix Green From Cadmium Yellow Medium With Acrylics
Five examples of how to mix green from Cad Yellow Medium Pure combined with Payne’s Gray, Raw Umber, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, and Manganese Blue Hue.
How to Mix Neutral Colors From Orange and Blue (With Video)
A tutorial on how to mix neutral colors starting from just two colors: one being in the orange family, and the other a blue. A short time-lapse video shows four examples of orange/blue neutral mixes using acrylic paint.
Flip Cup Painting: An Easy 7-Step Acrylic Pouring Tutorial
Learn how to do a flip cup painting in this step-by-step tutorial with photos of this fun and creative acrylic pouring technique.
Acrylic Pour Painting on a Budget: A Step-by-Step Guide With Photos
Learn how to create an acrylic pour painting on a budget using craft acrylic paints, glue, and a few other inexpensive supplies from a dollar or craft supply store.
Acrylic Ink Pouring Technique: A Step-by-Step Tutorial
Learn the acrylic ink pouring technique in this tutorial for beginners. Find out what supplies are used, learn the basic steps of pouring ink, and some helpful tips for creating beautiful paintings.
How to Do an Acrylic Pour Painting: A Tutorial for Beginners
If you'd like to learn how to do a pour painting, this tutorial for beginners will teach you what supplies you’ll need, how to prepare a canvas, how to mix paints, and the steps to create your very own painting.
How to Paint a Seagull With Acrylic Paints
Learn how to paint a seagull with acrylic paints! I've created a detailed step-by-step tutorial with photos and a video that shows how to create a painting of a seagull standing on a beach. You'll also learn some general tips and techniques for painting with acrylics.
Barn Board Paint Caddy: Upright Storage for Acrylic Paints
My daughter is an avid painter and needed a storage caddy for her paints. We built one out of salvaged barn board.
Sketching, Drawing, and Painting Portraits With Acrylic Paints
Sketch or draw in pencil a portrait of your choosing. Bring it to life painting with acrylic paints. Sketching, drawing, and painting are valued techniques to producing a fine art portrait.
How to Make Acrylic Painting Easy and Less Stressful
Things you need to know on how to paint with acrylics that can make your painting a lot easier and less stressful.
Painting With Acrylics: Brushes, Color Mixing, and Storage Etiquette
Painting with acrylics creates effects of water coloring and oil painting. Brushes and application tools are used to apply these paints to any type of interior or exterior arts and crafts projects.
15 Great Gift Ideas for Acrylic Painters and Artists
What kind of presents can you get for an artist that paints with acrylics? A list of tools and supplies that would make great gifts for any painter.
How to Turn a Photo Into an Acrylic Pop Art Painting
With so many websites offering to turn your photo into a painting (which basically means printing and stapling it to canvas), why not do it yourself and have fun actually painting it with acrylics? This process requires Repligator and Microsoft Paint (on Windows PC), which are both free.
Easy Acrylic Painting Ideas: Abstract Landscape Tutorial
An example of how to paint a minimalist abstract landscape with acrylics, step-by-step. Easy acrylic landscape painting—great for beginners.
Abstract Painting Idea With Acrylics, Masking Tape, and Bubble Wrap
A tutorial on how to paint an abstract painting using acrylic paint, masking tape, and bubble wrap on canvas.
5 Liquids That Can Remove Dried Acrylic Paint From Surfaces
In this article, I discuss five cleaning fluids that can remove dried acrylic paint from surfaces. I discuss the properties of each cleaner and any hazards involved.
Acrylic Painting for Beginners: Getting Started in 10 Easy Steps
All you need to get started with acrylic paint. Great info about art supplies and materials beginners need to start painting with acrylics. Tips on what paint, brushes, canvas, and easel to buy.
Easy Acrylic Painting Lessons and Samples for Kids
Easy lessons and tips for teaching kids how to paint with acrylics.
Applying Paint to a Textured Surface for Abstract Acrylic Painting
Achieving great paint effects on a textured canvas base requires applying the paint in different ways. Check out my hints and tips on how to apply paint to a textured surface.
How to Create a "Swirled" Abstract Painting With Acrylic Paint
Learn about this incredible technique for creating "swirled" abstract paintings with watered-down acrylic paint. I have sold several paintings created with this method. Here's what you need to know.