How to Paint a Dog on Black Canvas

Skill Level : 1 Beginner, 2 Intermediate

Medium : Acrylic Painting

Subject : Animals

Tutor : Nolan Clark

Class Length : 2 hours 12 minutes

Avg Rating :

Silver Level or Higher Class

Class Description

In this acrylic painting class we will learn how to paint a black dog on a black canvas.

During the class you will learn :

How to prepare the canvas
How to sketch onto the canvas
How to paint a hair effect
How to paint a dog nose
How to paint whiskers
How to fix mistakes
How to paint a dog eye
and much more...

For the class you will need :

1) a 400mm x 300mm canvas (roughly 16" x 12"). The canvas can either be a bought black canvas or one you have painted black using acrylic paint. If you are painting your canvas black, paint in a thin layer so that there is no paint texture on the canvas.
2) Set of bristle brushes
3) Finer liner and a rigger brush
4) Soft flat brush
5) Titanium White, Paynes Grey & Burnt Sienna (oil or acrylic).

Latest Reviews

I tried this painting as a true beginner and am very happy with the result. Nolan\'s tutorial is so clear that I was able to feel confident in what I was doing all the way through.

Barbara Forehan

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