How do you achieve a more painterly impressionistic approach with acrylics?
We are trying to achieve an ‘impression’ of the subject, rather than a detailed copy, so squinting your eyes at the subject, to blur the details is one of the first tricks to adopt.
This tutorial is ideal to leave some of your fears at the door, have fun and loosen up a bit, ready to get started
Materials you will need:
Small & largre flat or filbert
Size 8 or 10 round synthetic brush
Size 3 round synthetic
Paints – The colour palette
Cadmium Yellow ( medium or light, I’ve used Cadmium Yellow Medium for this example)
Cadmium Red Light (this is an orange red w)
Hookers Green Light