Acrylic Portrait Painting

Acrylic Portrait Painting


14 in stock

September 5th – October 24th (8 sessions)

Tuesdays from 6-8pm

Instructor: Vio Frieda

We’ll cover:

  • Acrylic portrait painting with a reference photo
  • Tips to painting with a reference
  • Understanding reference points within the subject and painting in relation to them
  • Utilizing the drying speed of acrylic to build up layers of detail in the subject
  • Eschewing traditional blending with an emphasis on lighting and shading rather than hues and color
  • A focus on using color and space to convey emotion of the painter and subject
  • Realism/pointillism/broad brush strokes



Class kits are available from Olyphant Art Supply.


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14 in stock

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