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About Paints: An Excerpt from How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner)

about paints

an excerpt from how to paint with acrylics handbook for the absolute beginner:

 

…PAINT QUALITY

What’s Best for the Beginner?

When you arrive at any art store you may be overwhelmed with the selection of acrylic paints on the shelf, where you will find multiple brands of varying quality.

Which type of paint is best for you?

As a beginner, you can ‘invest’ in highest grade, best quality (most expensive) paints or you can develop a collection of more affordable, lower quality paints.

Consider the pros and cons of each type of paint and make your own decision about what’s right for you…

My own first collection of paints was a set of dried and crumbling watercolour pucks in a plastic tray and a stiff acrylic-handle brush.

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I used them every Saturday morning as I sat in front of the TV watching ‘How to Paint with Oils’.

Each lesson was a struggle as I tried (unsuccessfully) to emulate the professional oils artist on television; my watery paints creating no more than disappointing washed out, wrinkly images on newsprint that looked nothing like the painting on TV.

I did keep at it however, and I think now, how remarkable it would have been to have started with even the lowest grade of today’s acrylic paints…

 

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Who is Artist? Read the Book!

Free on iTunes!

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This semi-autobiographical book is about all of us. 
Do you love art? What led you to it? Do you think of yourself as an artist? Do you want to BE an artist?

Read the book!
(Spoiler: you ARE an artist!)

 

https://itunes.apple.com/ca/book/who-is-artist/id1168747829?mt=11

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AcrylicMuse & TeachersPayTeachers

AcrylicMuse & TeachersPayTeachers

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Check out my store ArtSpace at https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Art-Space for available products- with more on the way.

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How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner on AMAZON

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Creating art teaches us to focus on details and requires that we pay careful attention to our surroundings. When we create, we see the world from a new perspective and boost creativity in all aspects of our lives.

How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner is an overview of the Absolute Basics you need to start painting today, with Clear Concept Descriptions, Photos, Diagrams, Illustrations, Terms & Definitions and Ideas to help you become the artist you’ve always dreamed you could be.

Read How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner in conjunction with How to Paint with Acrylics LESSONS for the Absolute Beginner, also by J. Bright and get ready to create.

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You can read this book on any device; phone, laptop or tablet. All you need is the Kindle App. Get it here:  for Android and here: for Apple

HANDBOOK Table of Contents

1. Welcome
2. There are Painters Who Transform the Sun..
3. Paint Basics
.  Acrylic Paints
4. Paint Quality
. What’s Best for the Beginner
. The Value of High Quality Paints
. The Value of Student Quality Paints
5. Paint Brushes
. The Parts of a Brush
. Shapes & Uses
. Bristle & Handle Types
. Brushes for the Beginner
. Caring for Brushes
6. Painting Surfaces
7. Other Supplies for Painting
8. Space Requirements
9. Colour
. Colour from Light
. Colour Pigments
. Organizing Colour
. Relativity of Colour
. Terms & Definitions
10. Layout & Composition
. The Visual Weight of Colour
. The Visual Weight of Objects
. The Rule of Thirds
. Distance & 3-Dimensionality
. Terms & Definitions

Paint! Be inspired. Paint. Paint. Paint

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How to Paint with Acrylics LESSONS for the Absolute Beginner on AMAZON

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This book is for you, the secret dreamer who has always imagined you could be an artist!

How to Paint with Acrylics LESSONS for the Absolute Beginner will give you the confidence you need to start painting today with easy-to-follow exercises and lessons, including Step-by-Step Photo Illustrated Painting Lessons, Observation, Drawing & Painting Worksheet Exercises, Exercise & Lesson Images for Copy or Print, Lesson Support Reference photos and

Skills, Techniques & Ideas to help you become the artist you’ve always dreamed you could be.

Become the artist you’ve always imagined and read How to Paint with Acrylics LESSONS for the Absolute Beginner in conjunction with How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner, also by J. Bright.

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You can read this book on any device; phone, laptop or tablet. All you need is the Kindle App. Get it here:  for Android and here: for Apple

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Sketches, Doodles and Notes about Nothing, Everything and Art on AMAZON

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Keeping a notebook is vital to the creative process, reinforcing observation, communication and expressive skills on a regular basis.

” Sketches, Doodles and Notes about Nothing, Everything and Art ” is a selection of pages from artist J. Bright’s collection of over 75 notebooks. It is a companion book to “How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner” and “How to Paint with Acrylics LESSONS for the Absolute Beginner” also by J. Bright, due to be published in spring 2016.

An interesting, fun and easy read, the handwritten notes, sketches and doodles in this book will give you ideas about how to get started with a notebook of your own. 

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You can read this book on any device; phone, laptop or tablet. All you need is the Kindle App. Get it here:  for Android and here: for Apple

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