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ONLINE COURSE Discovering Acrylics is ready to download in our Shop
Here is the FAST preview... It makes sense to me, because I know you will learn fast when you buy the Discovering Acrylics online Art Course.
Another FAST preview of "Driftwood" Lesson 2 of 3 Artworks you will learn to paint in the Discovering Acrylics Art Course.
Meet some of our Students. We like to finish with some paint dancing!
Our Brisbane Art Studio classes are full, but you can join our Online Art School Community
What package suits you?
BEGINNERS OIL PAINTING
TH E IMPRESSIONISTS
What are you interested in?
FIGURE AND PORTRAIT PAINTING
DRAWING AND PERSPECTIVE
We will be exploring these subjects and more.
Acrylics are a good starting point.
BASIC PAINTING IN ACRYLICS
You can paint anything just using a painting knife. This video shows you lots of applications and techniques.
Even if you are starting out, it is important to paint on a reasonable quality canvas, otherwise you may give up your artistic journey before you have a chance to discover more.
With the right brush, you can paint anything.
We will share our experience and show you different techniques and tips for keeping your brushes in good condition
Beginners Oil Painting project. How to paint a simple landscape.
Have some fun using bright and contrasting colours painting in acrylic.
There are a few reasons why there is such a huge range of colours straight from the tube.
That said, I thought I would put together some info on basic colour mixing. So scroll down and soak it up!
Contact us for the full fact sheet on Colour mixing paint and art techniques.
Video also coming soon!
Cool Red and Warm blue make the best Purple when colour mixing paint.
Full fact sheet available. Just email us.
Warm Blue, Cool Blue.. What's the difference.. A lot... Again, full fact sheet on colour mixing paint, and art techniques available. Contact us!
I use a lot of Burnt Umber. This colour mixing paint fact sheet tells you how to make your own, plus more tones of brown.
Green is one of those colours we tend to use a lot. But it is important to know how to use different tones when colour mixing green paint.
One of my favourite colours.. here I show you some colour mixing art techniques with paint in and a few different ways to get it!
Entertain your kids these holidays. This is an easy painting they can create. Join Donna and 7 year old Zahra in the studio to create this fun and easy to follow artwork.
Join Donna and other kids in the studio to create this fun easy to follow
Art Workshop, inspired by nature.
This is another fun artwork to create. Suitable for Kids or adults to paint. You could even join your Children to create this painting together.
Mary who usually attends our art school in the studio joins Donna to create a modern take on a vase of flowers. This artwork is painted using palette knives and oil paint, although you can use acrylics as well. Check our Shop page for art supplies and this art class online video.
85 year old Arthur usually comes to regular group art sessions at our art school in our studio. Here is a snapshot of our first art class online using zoom technology.
9 Year old twins Indie and Scott join Donna in the studio to capture the Galaxy on canvas. In this fun lesson, you get to use a toothbrush as well! This is just a preview. Visit the shop page, where you can find the full version.
"After I retired I knew I wanted to paint but was not sure where to start. I needed to learn more about painting techniques. I enrolled 3 times in community college evening classes but lack of students saw these cancelled each time. Then with COVID upon us I searched online and found Donna Gibb’s ‘Artclassonline’. ...
John's version of "Cockle Bay"
..."I have found her video instructions easy to follow, full of tips on approach, colour mixing, different methods with palatte knives and brush strokes. Donna also assisted with providing paints etc and has responded by email whenever I sought guidance.
It's been a lot of fun. Thanks Donna."
John's version of "Shelly Beach"
John's version of
"Wattle & Kangaroo Paw still life."
You can also see John's version of "impasto Flowers" in the background of "Cockle Bay" Thank you so much for sending these images through John. I love seeing the artwork people produce from my art classes online. Keep up the great work!
Paint yourself in the picture. Here is a preview of Donna capturing all of the colour of the beach crowd at iconic Bondi Beach. Visit the shop page for the full downloadable video art lesson.
Come along for a day at beautiful Shelly Beach on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. Here is a preview of the 2 part comprehensive lesson where you will learn all of the techniques to create your own artwork. VIsit the Shop page for the full 2 part videos ready to download along with colour mixing fact sheets and more.