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Start Art: Beginners Acrylic 1



Thursday, January 10    6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Instructor: Kim Fjordbotten

This course, for the novice acrylic painter, will introduce students to the unique qualities of acrylic paint and allow them to experiment with 12 different techniques. It will be fun! Every square of this fish image will be painted using a unique acrylic technique. Start at the very beginning and learn about choosing paints and painting surfaces, and how to make the most of your paint and brushes as you work. Basic colour theory and colour mixing will be explored.

The Start Art series is excellent for students new to art or artists who are considering learning another medium. The course is designed to give you the essential paint handling tips to jumpstart your art journey.

About the Instructor:  Kim Fjordbotten has a BFA in Art & Design and owns The Paint Spot. She has been teaching methods and materials for art-making for more than 20 years. As a member of the International Trade Association she has gained experience in the traditional ways paints are manufactured and endeavours to stay up-to-date on the latest advancements in the industry. Her passions are encouraging people to get started in art and helping professionals to get the most from their materials.

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