Beginner's Acrylic Painting

at The Art Studio NY - Online

Course Details
$199 8 seats left
Start Date:

Sun, Aug 02, 4:00pm - Aug 23, 6:00pm Eastern Time (4 sessions)

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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8
Teacher: Jaclyn Rodriguez

What you'll learn in this acrylic painting class:

NOTE: This is an Online Art Class. Our instructors will work with you over high-quality live video and teach you to make art from the comfort of your home. We will move back to in-person art classes in our art studio when the uncertainties around Coronavirus are resolved.

Painting is sumptuous, relaxing, and inspiring. In this fear-free, encouraging and expressive painting class for all levels, you will:

  • Learn the artistic techniques of painting and self-expression
  • Receive one-on-one expert art instruction as you enjoy our nurturing and non-judgmental art studio
  • Practice painting techniques, such as: color mixing, tone, value, brushwork, texture, composition, palette knife use, emotional/personal expression, and more!
  • Feel inspired by subject matter such as still life, landscape, portraiture, colorful abstraction, and other artistic ideas that excite you
  • Create many finished paintings to celebrate and hang in your home
  • Escape the everyday and make your painting class your weekly oasis

Please Note: Students must provider their own materials. There is an option to buy the No Fuzz Art Kit at the gift shop for $75. 

Students may also bring their own materials:

  • Acrylic Paints: You may buy a prepackaged paint set or individual colors. Please buy these specific colors or a close variation to the color listed: Titanium White, Cadmium Red, Cadmium yellow, Orange, Ultramarine Blue or Cobalt Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Sienna, Pthalo, Mars Black, or Viridian Green 
  • Disposable Palette Paper 
  • Acrylic Retarder Medium (any size) 
  • Palette Knife-for mixing paint (triangle shaped tip) 
  • 4-5 Acrylic Paint Brushes- Pre-set packages of various thicknesses or hand select a variety of thickness from skinny/fine to 1” thick. Purchase sizes and brands of your choice.
  • 1 Stretched Canvas: 11" x 14" or 16" x 20" or larger 
  • Optional: Purchase a TASNY smock or bring your own 
  • Optional: Metallic paints, Liquitex Acrylic Gloss Medium and Varnish, Acrylic paint mediums such as molding paste, pumice or other texture 

Additional Canvases or supplies may be purchased throughout the session.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

What you'll cover in the free info session:

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Refund Policy
Class tuition is neither non-refundable nor transferable. No refunds will be issued after registration and payment. In case of a Medically Certified illness, a credit will be issued after receipt of your physician’s documentation. The value of the credit will be for the balance of the remaining class sessions with an additional deduction of a $75 registration fee. Credit may be used towards any offerings at The Art Studio NY for up to 12 months.

If after your first class you are dissatisfied with the quality of your course, a written note must be submitted within 3 business days after your first class. After receiving your note, refund of class tuition will be reviewed by our staff. If a refund is granted, processing of refunds requires 8-10 weeks.

Course Cancellations
Although course cancellation at The Art Studio NY is quite rare, The Art Studio NY reserves the right to cancel classes or change instructor assignments and makes every effort to notify students in advance. If enrollment goals are not met, a course may be cancelled up to 48 hours before the first scheduled class. In the event of cancellation, a full refund or credit is granted. On occasion, a course start-date will be pushed back if enrollment goals are not met. In this instance, you will receive a credit for the price of the class that did not take place.

Please note that there will be NO exceptions to this under any circumstances, and that neither CourseHorse nor The Art Studio NY will bend on this policy.

Unfortunately, The Art Studio NY does not offer any makeups for classes missed. However, if the student wants to get the most from the course and the absence, they can tell the instructor when they will be absent and the instructor can provide some guidance on exercises to practice while away.
Start Dates (1)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
4:00pm - 6:00pm Eastern Time Jaclyn Rodriguez 4 $199
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sun, Aug 09 4:00pm - 6:00pm Eastern Time Jaclyn Rodriguez
Sun, Aug 16 4:00pm - 6:00pm Eastern Time Jaclyn Rodriguez
Sun, Aug 23 4:00pm - 6:00pm Eastern Time Jaclyn Rodriguez

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Beginner's Acrylic Painting
Reviewed by linda g. on 1/9/2018
Terrific, relaxing way to ease into learning to paint. Jacob is a patient, knowledgeable instructor and my classmates were a super encouraging group. Had a great time!
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