Learn to Paint Lavender Flowers, Painting Class.
Learn to paint lavender flowers in a gold background. This painting was created for the painting classes, is a simple and charming painting for a person that is starting to paint. Is good for learning to create a texture in harmonic colors.
Acrylics: There are many brands of acrylic paintings that I have tested but the one that I like the most is: SOHO, Urban Artistic Acrylic: Excellent paintings, sold at more reasonable price by Jerry’s Arterama. 3060 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609. (919) 876-6610.
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Oil Paintings: You can buy them at Michael’s, ACMoore, but again the most affordable ones are at Jerry’s Arterama and their brand is LUKAS.
In this painting it is easier to do the background in acrylics first with:
- Alizarin Crimson
Continue with acrylics or oils:
- Titanium White
- Violet de Cobalt or Thio Violet or Deep Magenta
- Dioxazine Purple
- Cadmium Yellow Light
- Sap Green
- Greenish Umber (Grumbacher) or a Deep Green
There are many affordable brushes in the market:
Walmart: FolkArt, Gold Taklon, fine details and shading corners detail.
Michael’s: Artist’s Loft, white synthetic brushes.
Jerry’s Arterama: Pro Stroke-Power Creative, fine and medium brushes.
1 White Bristle #3.
For Oil paintings, the best media is Refined Linseed Oil with Turpernoi. To clean the brushes Turpernoi. Glass container to mix media.
Easel (a simple table metal easel is fine).
Plate to mix colors or a paper/plastic Palette. SOHO has a very reasonable paper palette at Jerry’s Arterama.
Visit Clina Polloni Art Studio and Gallery.
13 Garner Road, Franklinton NC 27527
Take a drive to the beautiful country of North Carolina. Only half an hour from downtown Raleigh.
Visit “Clina Polloni Little Art Gallery”, located inside “Southern Suds & Gifts”.
213 S White St, Wake Forest, NC 27587