DRAWING: How to Get Inspired and Find Painting Ideas

Aga K, I create and teach @amazingjourneyart

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5 Videos (45m)
    • Intro

      4:11
    • How to Find New Painting Ideas

      11:10
    • How to Draw Animals from Reference Photos

      9:22
    • Reference Photos (Stock Images)

      2:20
    • Acrylic Painting Exercises

      18:00

About This Class

In this class, I will show you how to find new painting ideas along with imagination-freeing, inspiration-driving exercises. I'll teach you also some composition tips and tricks. Together with my warm-up exercises, you will learn how to draw animals from reference photos (stock photos included) and how to create quick acrylic sketches.

Once you finish this class, check the PART 2 (a separate class) in which you will have a chance to use skills gained in this part to create awesome acrylic paintings step-by-step. The link is here:

Acrylic Painting Step-by-Step | ACRYLICS for Beginners PART 2

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MUSIC

Background music used in the class videos by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com).

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

REFERENCE PHOTOS

The source of free stock photos used in this course:

https://www.pexels.com/

https://unsplash.com/

Licensed under Creative Commons: No Copyright 0 License (CC0 1.0) https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/

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Aga K

I create and teach @amazingjourneyart

Hi! I'm Aga. A free spirit, a self-taught artist, a painter of imagined worlds (my favorite media are acrylics and watercolors). But before I started this imaginative adventure I was a scientist for many years - working at a university; researching new medicines to help people improve their lives and helping teach students.

I've always loved to share my skills and knowledge with others... and, having been once a university tutor, I was trained how to make complicated things easy to und...

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