How to Paint Tulips with Acrylic Paint on Canvas - Step by Step Flower Painting for Beginners | Elle Byers | Skillshare

How to Paint Tulips with Acrylic Paint on Canvas - Step by Step Flower Painting for Beginners

Elle Byers, Artist and Teacher

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6 Lessons (49m)
    • 1. 1 Intro to Tulips

      1:07
    • 2. 2 sketch with pastels

      3:13
    • 3. 3 Blocking in color

      15:20
    • 4. 4 Layering and details

      17:43
    • 5. 5 Layering and final details

      10:51
    • 6. 6 Final wrap up

      0:33
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About This Class

Welcome to my class, "How to Paint Tulips with Acrylic Paint on Canvas!"  In this class I start off by showing you how to create a simple sketch of your painting, how to block in your first layer of colors, and how to build up your layers on your canvas as you go along.  
If you create your own tulip painting after watching this class, please upload a photo of it to the Projects tab so I can see your beautiful work!

Here is a list of the supplies I used for this class:

Materials used for this class:
10 x 10 inch canvas
pastels
palette paper (or a paper plate)
paint brushes
jar of water
paper towels
acrylic paints


Paint colors (and brand) I for this class:
Prussian Blue - Liquitex
Hooker's Green - Liquitex
Light Blue Permanent
Titanium White - Liquitex
Primary Red - Liquitex
Alizarin Crimson Hue - Liquitex
Cadmium Medium Orange - Liquitex
Magenta - Liquitex
Portrait Pink - Liquitex
Yellow Oxide - Liquitex
Turquoise - Golden
Pistachio - Hand Made Modern
Avocado - Hand Made Modern
Morning Mist - Hand Made Modern