Beginners learn to paint full acrylic art lesson of a Fresh water Koi themed mermaid. Join me, for THE BIG ART QUEST: Fairy Tales, Where each week I will breakdown these beautiful images in a smaller more easy to manage section for your painting pleasure. May: Koi Crinaeae part #6
*** Assorted Brushes for Acrylic Painting ***
For Brush Care use, cleaning and for a list of Retailers that carry them GO TO the links below to find out more about them and where to buy
The Art Sherpa®
4100S Series Round Short Handle #1
4103S Series Filbert Short Handle – Good for blending in small spaces | Sizes: 2
2502 Bright – Sharp edges, crisp strokes, control of color | Sizes: 2,
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*** Acrylic Paint Colors ***
Cadmium Red, Medium Shade:
Cadmium red light shade:
Cadmium Yellow, Medium Shade:
Phthalo Blue (Green Shade):
Phthalo Green (Blue Shade):
Zinc White :
Soft Body Black:
Soft Body White:
Indian yellow :
Gold metallic paint :
Golden Acrylic Glazing Liquid Gloss :
11X14 Canvas board:
27.94 X 35.56 cm
***** More Materials These are used often in my lessons but may not be use here *********
T Square Ruler –
Arteza watercolor pencils:
Artist Tape :
Tracing Paper 9×12 :
Brush soap :
Lavender Spike Oil Brush Soap:
Paper peel Paint Pallet :
Best European Easel *OS3
Jack Richeson La Vara Easel, Table Top
How to Mix Skin color –
Victoria Finlay History of Color:
Have fun Live with The Art Sherpa during this BEGINNER HOW TO PAINT art lesson in acrylic art tutorial. This is an easy, fun, social art lesson for canvas. We talk about art and other fun subjects. With help and guidance, anyone can paint. You can paint!
Want to see something? Just comment! Tell me what you’d like to paint, or what you want to know about art. This is YOUR art journey. Open your heart and access your art.
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Humble TX 77338
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