Loose Acrylic Beach Painting - Simple Ocean Painting | Alifya P. Tarwala | Skillshare

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Loose Acrylic Beach Painting - Simple Ocean Painting

teacher avatar Alifya P. Tarwala, Artist | Acrylics, Watercolors | Painter

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Lessons in This Class

9 Lessons (30m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:50
    • 2. Materials

      0:58
    • 3. Color Study Exercise

      5:31
    • 4. More Examples Of Color Studies

      2:04
    • 5. Prep Paper

      0:51
    • 6. Painting Process 1 - First Layer

      6:10
    • 7. Painting Process 2 - Waves & Ocean

      8:22
    • 8. Final Details

      4:03
    • 9. Project Reveal & Thoughts

      1:34
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About This Class

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In this class, I will be teaching you how to paint a Loose Beach Painting in Acrylics! From color study exercises to step by step painting instructions, this class is great for all levels. Paint a fun summer beach day!

A former art teacher and now an independent full-time artist, I am so excited to be teaching on Skillshare and I truly hope you find this corner of your space comforting, inspiring, and encouraging! Can't wait to connect with you all!

*** BONUS Recommendation: Follow this class up with a WATERCOLOR OCEAN painting for beginners!  https://skl.sh/2LqQuYA

TOPICS I COVER:

  • Materials and Color study – I will show you all the materials you need and will walk you through quick and loose color study exercises
  • Painting process and details – I will teach you how you can layer and build your colors to add definition and dimension in this step by step beach painting. 

 

 MATERIALS I USED (but use whatever you have available.)

1) Paints:

  • Arteza Acrylic paints (premium 60 set) - https://bit.ly/3dhihCo – sky blue, pink, prussian blue, mauve pale, phthalo green, olive green, mars orange, naples yellow, white & black

2) Brushes: 10 flat brush, 3/4 flat brush , 6 flat brush, small palette knife

3) Strathmore Acrylic Paper (6x8") 

5) Glass Palette - https://amzn.to/32w9BWI

6) Glass scraper - https://amzn.to/3mjIWo9

7) Bowl for water

8) Paper towel / rag

9) Gesso - https://amzn.to/3j48nXY

10 Artist Tape - https://amzn.to/2XAtPuI

 

*Disclosure: Some of the links above are affiliate links, meaning, at no extra cost to you, I will make a commission, if you click through and make a purchase. I only recommend products that I genuinely use on a regular basis!

 

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Art Facebook group (Paint With Me) - share your work, connect with art lovers, & monthly giveaways!

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Meet Your Teacher

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Alifya P. Tarwala

Artist | Acrylics, Watercolors | Painter

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Hello, I'm Alifya Plumber Tarwala, a Fine Artist from sunny California and founder of 'Alifya Lifestyle' where I create and sell my Originals, Art Prints & various Merchandise (phone cases, mugs and much more!) I also have an Etsy Shop to fit YOUR home! A former art teacher and now an independent full-time artist. My classes here will be focused over Loose Landscapes and Florals in Acrylics and Watercolors. I am so excited to be teaching on Skillshare and I truly hope you find this corner of your space comforting, inspiring, and encouraging! Can't wait to connect with you all!

To keep up with snippets of my artist life, follow along on Instagram or join my private Facebook Group, where you can connect with a community of other art lover's! I als... See full profile

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