Acrylics First Steps; for beginners. Want to try acrylic painting but not sure how to start? This workshop will enable you to explore the range of Golden acrylics available; fluid, heavy body and Open. You will learn about colour theory; how to mix vibrant colours from a limited palette, as well as create neutrals, greys and skin tones. You will explore the range of techniques possible from wet-in-wet to heavy impasto.
Adding to Acrylics; mediums gels and pastes. On this workshop you will discover how they can be mixed and layered with acrylic paints to enhance their versatility. Explore how you can change the viscosity of your paints, create glazes and textures, discover the different effects with matt and gloss gels. Experiment with textured and absorbent products to develop your work. Learn how Golden Open acrylic is slow drying for easier blending and monoprinting.