By Nancy Reyner, Professional Fine Art Painter

Secret Tricks to Pouring Acrylic Paint

Language: English [CC: English]
All Levels

Course description

Learn to Achieve Special Painting Effects with Acrylic Pouring

Learn all about a hot new craze for acrylic painters called Pouring! Successfully master all the tips and tricks to cell pouring, create rich color fields, embed objects into acrylic paintings, unusual layering techniques, apply clear coatings, create marbleized effects, pour transparent glazes, imitate enamel, and add refraction to illuminate your colors to glow like gems.

Sound complicated? It’s not! Enjoy easy explanations and clear demonstrations from acrylic painter and professional artist Nancy Reyner. All without the use of toxic resins. These techniques are perfect for both fine art and craft painters for a wide range of special effects. Discover many innovative contemporary painting effects, all obtained through pouring acrylic paint.

All styles and levels of experience will benefit. Some experience with acrylic paint is helpful, as pouring is best accomplished with acrylic.

Course overview - 5

  • Chapter 1 – Introduction, Preparation & Supplies

  • Chapter 2 – Cell Pouring

  • Chapter 3 – Pouring a Glossy Layer

  • Chapter 4 – Deep Pours & Embedding

  • Chapter 5 – More Cool Pouring Techniques

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Meet your instructor

Nancy Reyner
Nancy ReynerProfessional Fine Art Painter
Nancy Reyner loves to paint and is equally passionate about assisting other artists. A professional artist and art instructor for over 30 years, Nancy received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and MFA from Columbia University. She believes anyone can paint - and paint well! Nancy authored four top selling painting books with North Light Books, and appeared on television for HGTV’s “That’s Clever”. While she has extensive training as a Certified Working Artist for Golden Artist Colors, she has expertise in a variety of mediums, including oil, acrylic, watercolor and mixed media. Nancy currently lives and paints in Santa Fe, NM.