Acrylic Painting Techniques

Acrylic Painting Techniques I
Sunday, August 6, 2:00 – 5:00pm

Acrylic Painting Techniques II
Sunday, August 13, 2:00 – 5:00pm

location: thegallery8680 – 8680 W. Main St., Frisco 75033

Acrylic paint is one of the most versatile and liberating paint media out there, but how do you get the most from its use?  This workshop is designed to help you improve your knowledge of acrylic paint and all of it’s possibilities.  We will practice various techniques such as glazing, layering, pouring, adding modeling paste and variety of texture mediums to your paint, and more.  No need to go shopping – all materials are included in this workshop!  Space is limited.

Workshop I:
Discover the different types of acrylic paints, including basic, heavy body and fluid acrylics.  Explore adding acrylic mediums to your paint: glazing medium, polymer medium, course and fine textured medium, gel medium, and beginning pouring techniques.

Workshop II:
Continue to work with acrylic paints and mediums to improve your depth, texture and clarity of your paint work.  We will work with basic, heavy body and fluid acrylics and try new mediums:  crackle medium, paper medium, glass bead medium, heavy tar (string) gel medium, and more advanced pouring techniques.

Cost for each session:  $75, all supplies included.  Ages 14 – adult

To register, please fill in the form below and submit.  Please pay for the workshop using the “Add to Cart” button at the bottom of the page.



Acrylic Painting Techniques  I or II