Time to Create: Start a Daily Painting Practice

Heather Ota, Take time to create

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8 Videos (18m)
    • Introduction

      1:39
    • FInding Time

      1:29
    • FindingSpace

      2:32
    • Communicate

      0:46
    • Watercolor supplies

      2:35
    • Oil Supplies

      3:52
    • Watercolor

      3:36
    • Oil Painting

      1:22
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About This Class

Start a Daily Painting Practice

This class is perfect for beginning or intermediate students that need help getting started or want to return to painting on a regular basis. The focus of the class is on time management and organization with a brief watercolor and oil painting demonstration. Materials and techniques will be briefly discussed.

In this short class, you will learn how to:

  • Evaluate your daily schedule

  • Eliminate time wasters

  • BLOCK out time just for you

  • Create a work space

  • Gather your materials

  • Start a painting

Class Project:

Paint a small still life, landscape, or abstract painting in either watercolor, acrylic, or oil and share your work in the project section of this class.

Attachments:

Materials List for Watercolor

Materials List for Oil Painting

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23 of 23 students recommendSee All

very good video for beginners ... watch this before you buy any painting supplies :)
Quick and helpful and informative :)
Mikki Reux

Malamik Art

I learned that I don't need to have a big studio to start painting and that practicing on a regular basis is the best way to improve and learn.

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Heather Ota

Take time to create

Hi, I am Heather Winterling Ota, a painter and surface pattern designer living the Pacific Northwest.

I have been painting since the summer of 1979. As an Environmental Studies student, I discovered the joy of painting and quickly applied to art school, and switched my major to painting and drawing. I still love the environment and do what I can to help preserve this beautiful land we live in.

I have a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Syracuse University in Drawing and Paint...

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