Acrylic Painting - How to Paint a Colorful Pineapple - Painting Class for Beginners | Elle Byers | Skillshare

Acrylic Painting - How to Paint a Colorful Pineapple - Painting Class for Beginners

Elle Byers, Artist and Teacher

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8 Lessons (57m)
    • 1. Pineapple Introduction

      0:46
    • 2. Sketch Your Pineapple

      3:59
    • 3. Outline Your Pineapple

      4:40
    • 4. Color Blocking

      12:43
    • 5. Highlights and Details

      18:34
    • 6. Finishing Touches

      12:53
    • 7. Negative Space

      2:07
    • 8. Sign and Varnish

      1:00
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About This Class

In this class I teach you how to paint a colorful pineapple with acrylic paint!  I show you how I sketch my design and block in all of my colors.  Then I teach you how I add details and highlights that make your painting really pop!  I have listed all of the paint colors and supplies I used for this class below but, feel free to use your own colors and change up the paint palette to your liking.

Supplies:
8x10 inch canvas
acrylic paint (colors listed below)
pencil
palette paper
paint brushes
water
paper towels

Paint I used:
Lake Fog (Martha Stewart brand)
The rest are all Liquitex brand
Titanium White
Prussian Blue
Turquoise Blue
Light Blue Permanent
Bright Aqua Green
Light Olive Green
Cadmium Yellow
Quinacridone Magenta
Portrait Pink