Acrylic Questions & Tips (127)

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Painting over latex satin paint w/acrylics

I've just started a new project of rehabing a very old wood table and plan to make it into a whimsical-type design with very bright hand-pa…

Started by Joy Wytrzyszczewski

2 May 18, 2015
Reply by Joy Wytrzyszczewski

Acrylic blending

Hi guys and gails,  I about a year ago was inspired by my sister in law to paint she lives a distance away. But does some awesome work. I w…

Started by Lisa Woodford

3 May 7, 2015
Reply by Lisa Woodford

Painting Nylon Braided Cables with Acrylic

Hey guys and girls,  I am working on a PC project.  I purchased some wires that are individually sleeved in a nylon braid.  Here's a pictur…

Started by Martin Elkins

1 Apr 13, 2015
Reply by Jess

long haired Dog

Need Help! I’m trying to paint my long haired dog called Clancy. He is Wheaten Terrier and I plan to use Acrylic paint and I have no experi…

Started by Jack Bond

1 Mar 31, 2015
Reply by Laurel Nichols

How to paint a 'Perfect' circle with clean perimeter line.

I am considering an acrylic abstract work which will include at least one circle (min. 5" diameter).  I want the circle to be perfectly rou…

Started by Bob Dixon

3 Mar 6, 2015
Reply by Bill Linthwaite

Tips for Painting Photorealism in Acrylics

Hi everyone, some of you may be familiar with my Guide to Painting Photorealism in Acrylics here:

Started by Thaneeya McArdle

5 Feb 25, 2015
Reply by Thaneeya McArdle

What is the difference between Gloss Varnish vs fluid gloss medium and varnish vs gel medium

Hello Friends,                I want to work on projects related to decoupaging, mixed media, canvas work with acrylic paints. To seal my p…

Started by Harpreet Kaur

7 Jan 10, 2015
Reply by michele josiane martin

Varnish for Acrylic

I have a question that I hope someone out there can steer me right on. I paint river rocks (as I am sure you all can tell)...I am having a…

Started by Delinda Moczygemba

10 Dec 14, 2014
Reply by Arnesto Borges

Painting furniture with Acrylics

Friends, I need help. I have always been very attracted by designs painted on wooden furniture. For instance, Art on furniture in Art by Aa…

Started by baljeet kaur

0 Nov 26, 2014

Acrylic paints protection

Hi all.. I would like to know What is the best way to prevent acrylic paints from getting off with every wipe of the dinner mats? I  have n…

Started by Nimisha Kacheria

0 Nov 7, 2014



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