Intermediate | 7 hours
Taught by Courtney Cerruti
Whether you’re a casual artist or a seasoned painter, everyone can benefit from a daily painting practice. Artist extraordinaire Courtney Cerruti takes you on a 28-day journey of painting the world around you – from fruits, vegetables, and objects, to complex portraits – all using acrylic craft paints and basic brushes. Learn fundamental skills for working with this versatile medium, including how to add shadows, depth and dimension. No matter your skill level, Courtney’s gentle instruction and daily guidance will invigorate your practice.
Learn how to:
  • Work with acrylic paints
  • Layer and match colors
  • Paint from life
  • Use shadows to build dimension
  • Paint portaits

What you'll get:
  • A 28-day painting class taught by acclaimed artist, Courtney Cerruti
  • 28 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list 
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Courtney Cerruti
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students


Chapters
28 Acrylic Studies
00:56
05:16
27:41
14:56
12:30
11:26
10:56
13:17
12:51
13:34
13:25
16:00
15:54
14:24
25:47
12:49
15:32
26:56
17:12
10:37
08:57
11:14
11:41
16:02
15:27
13:45
24:14
32:04
20:31
22:51
Materials
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint in cobalt blue, ultramarine blue, lemon yellow, moon yellow, calico red, imperial red or napthol crimson, raw umber, titanium white (Suggested additional colors: navy blue, peppercorn, cayman blue, yellow ochre, berry wine, burnt sienna, podge pink, pink melon, fresh fern, citrus green)
  • 1 pack of synthetic brushes (Courtney uses Princeton Synthetic Golden Taklon Brush Set)
  • Da Vinci acrylic brushes - size 4 flat, size 4 bright, and size 2 filbert
  • 12” x 9” pad of Strathmore Vision mixed-media paper (cut down to 6" x 9" pieces)
  • Water
  • Rag
  • Objects/photos for reference
  • Tape
  • Enameled tray
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