Sheep’scape: Acrylic Painting for Beginners

Nadine Allan

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5 Videos (21m)
    • Introduction

      0:53
    • Materials

      2:37
    • Part 1: Background

      3:04
    • Part 2: The Field

      4:46
    • Part 3: The Sheep

      9:40

About This Class

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Lets create a whimsical painting of sheep!

This class is perfect for anyone who has never painted before but would like to jump in and create something shareable right away.

No prior knowledge or experience required!

By the end, you’ll have created your very own painting and will have gained experience with some basic painting techniques, such as:
How to blend colors to create smooth transitions, practice controling line thickness and how to use basic shapes to create a recognizable object.

You can create your own spin on the steps I outline, or simply follow along step by step.

Here are some examples of Sheep'Scapes:

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25 of 26 students recommendSee All

I approached this class with an open mind and believe I could learn something new. And I did! Nadine taught very simple techniques. With more practice I'll get better. I'm going to have a herd of little sheep before this fun project is finished!
Kim Steadman

Author, Doodler and Creative Entrepreneur

Very easy to follow. Very quick fun class. Thank you.

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I started painting at a very young age and have a BA from UCLA. My work has hung in galleries in LA, NYC, and even in the US Capitol Building.

I am a Visual Artist with a wide range of experiences working in the Arts, such as:

Painting large murals for clients, painting theatre sets, retail installations, curating Fine Art shows, art direction for Fashion Week, teaching and facilitating paint parties, designing board games, designing print and web material.

Curious and an explorer at heart, my hobby is to learn new things everyday.

Aside from learning, I also love to share what I know through informational design and teaching, which I hope you get the chance to enjoy!

I look forward to learning with you!