Art for Beginners and Kids: Drawing and Painting a Sunset Silhouette With Acrylic or Tempera Paints | Em Winn | Skillshare

Art for Beginners and Kids: Drawing and Painting a Sunset Silhouette With Acrylic or Tempera Paints

Em Winn, Teacher, Art Instructor, Artist

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4 Lessons (20m)
    • 1. Introduction to This Project and Supplies Needed

      2:23
    • 2. Step 1: Paint the Background

      7:51
    • 3. Step 2: Paint the Horizon Line and Hills

      4:54
    • 4. Step 3: Paint the Palm Tree Silhouette

      4:44

About This Class

Are you searching for a fun and unique painting project? 

Are you looking for an art project that will ensure artistic success and confidence?

This Sunset Silhouette painting project may be just what you are looking for! Designed with beginners in mind, this project is perfect for first-time painters and children ages 8+. By following along with me, step-by-step, the beginner artist will learn the skills to create masterpieces of their own long after the project is complete.

There are three steps in this art project:

  • Step 1: Paint the Sunset background
  • Step 2: Paint the Horizon Line and the Hills
  • Step 3: Paint the Palm Silhouette

The process used to teach this project is a step-by-step method that will both inspire and delight the beginner painter into drawing and painting action! This process involves observing, following instructions, and creating until the student is happy with the outcome.

Students will learn basic tempera and acrylic painting techniques and apply these techniques to complete this project. This Sunset Silhouette painting project is designed to give beginners the skills they need to begin their artistic journey into self-expression, reflection, and creative thinking.

Supplies and materials needed for this project:

Let the creative fun begin!