What Paint Supplies Do You Have in Your Classroom?

What Paint Supplies Do You Have in Your Classroom?

Below is a Facebook post I wrote after hearing from a few teachers.

What’s in your classrom?

“Hi!

I’ve just had a message from a fantastic teacher who mentioned her class (and many others) don’t usually have access to acrylic paint.

She said in elementary schools, she and her colleagues “…are dealing with poster type paint, washable paint sometimes, the hard kind puck style, but more often a liquid tempera type of paint…”

about paints excerpt from How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the Absolute Beginner what's best for the beginnerI’d like to know what you (all the great teachers out there) are using in your classrooms- PLEASE leave a comment and share your experience.

In the meantime, check out this excerpt ABOUT PAINTS from How to Paint with Acrylics HANDBOOK for the absolute beginner: http://acrylicmuse.com/paints-handbook/

I know for certain, much of the information and many of the techniques covered in the How To Paint with Acrylics paint series can be applied to use with other kinds of paints, but I want to see exactly what you’re working with in your classrooms, so am planning getting my hands on some tempera paints in the next while to do some experimenting. –

Have a great weekend everyone!”

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But… I Don’t Know How to Paint / Free Video

But…I Don’t Know How to Paint!

Watch this FREE video on TPT and see if you might change your mind about what you can and can’t do-

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“WE don’t expect ourselves to know how to play a piano without lessons, so why do we expect ourselves to know how to paint when we’ve never learned the basic techniques?

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Get Started!

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We don’t expect ourselves to know how to bake a cake without a recipe.

So why do we expect ourselves to know how to paint without a recipe?

It is completely (definitely!) possible to Learn to Paint! by following a recipe and taking a class. No Experience Necessary.

How to Paint with Acrylics at acrylicmuse.com is an online painting course where it’s all about the basics; supplies, skills and creative thinking for the most beginner of beginners.

Get that first stroke of paint on the canvas today!

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I can do that. I am creative.

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“So many times I’ve heard someone say (about a piece of art), ‘I could never do that, I don’t know how to paint. I’m not creative’, and I think, ‘I don’t believe that, not for a second”. -Janet Bright, Artist & Instructor at How to Paint with Acrylics, acrylicmuse.com

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