Acrylic Painting Techniques & Art

Join the millions of artists who are experimenting with acrylic art! Discover inspiration and acrylic painting techniques that will help you create beautiful acrylic paintings, whether you’re just getting started or you’d like to add to your painting skills.

Let There be Light  - for artists magazine

December 2015 Artist of the Month | David Larkins

Congratulations to our December Artist of the Month, David Larkins! He was a finalist in The Artist’s Magazine‘s Annual Art Competition! His painting Let There Be Light is below. Read more about how the artist uses light and unusual vantage points to tell a more compelling, painterly story! ~Monroa, MI   My parents recognized my drawing talent when I...

Acrylic artist Karen-Hale, Fractured Light

Striking Gold with Acrylic Artist Karen Hale

With a maverick spirit and layered approach, Karen Hale finds her niche in mixed-media landscapes. Hale is featured in the winter issue of Acrylic Artist. There you will learn how Hale takes inspiration from artists as divergent as Monet and Kandinsky and balances intent with spontaneity. The winter issue of Acrylic Artist features 9 paintings by Hale, and here...

Sandrine Pelissier 'Slice of Life I Louise'

Acrylic Painting Demonstration by Sandrine Pelissier

Acrylic artist Sandrine Pelissier shares a step-by-step for Acrylic Artist and artistsnetwork.com readers. Pelissier’s work spans a variety of genres and media, from watercolor portraits to acrylic and ink florals. When describing her work she says, “I find pleasure in exploring the in-between space where reality meets fantasy. My painting process will often consist...

Sandrine Pelissier Terra Incognita

Bonus Acrylic Painting Demonstration by Sandrine Pelissier

Acrylic artist Sandrine Pelissier shares a step-by-step for Acrylic Artist and artistsnetwork.com readers. Pelissier’s work spans a variety of genres and media, from watercolor portraits to acrylic and ink florals. In this demonstration we see how she creates her intricate patterns that are a form of meditative practice for the artist. The winter 2015...