Learn how to use the impasto technique to create paintings with oil or acrylic that have brilliantly vibrant, textural effects.
The blocking-in technique is used as the very first step in the painting process by many artists. Learn how to use this method to start your painting.
How can the pigment used in an imprimatura or ‘toned ground’ affect your painting. Learn how to use a toned ground to complement your work.
Learn how to extend the working time of acrylic paint, so it remains wet for days, even weeks at a time.
Find the best palettes for acrylic painting. From palettes that make cleaning feel like a breeze to palettes that make paint stay wet for longer.
Discover how to clean acrylic paint from your brushes and other materials to keep them in perfect condition. All you need to do is follow these tips…
Discover the best brushes for acrylic painting in this guide; learn about fibres and how to use brushes with different shaped bristles.
Tried and tested, discover the ultimate surfaces for acrylic painting in this handy guide.