Find Classes
Log In

There are no open spots for this class, but we found something similar!

5.0 (55) · Ages 8-13

Step by Step Acrylic Paintings: Owl, Blossoms, Sunset

5.0 (1) · Ages 5-8

One-Time Holiday Art: Easy Christmas Tree Acrylic Painting (Ages 5-8)

5.0 (6) · Ages 8-13

Winter Paint Fun at Priscilla's Paint Factory! Snowman Painting!

5.0 (2) · Ages 5-9

Fun, Easy, Beginner Watercolor Ocean Scene

5.0 (14) · Ages 12-16

Art by April: Acrylic Painting Club for Tweens and Teens

5.0 (1) · Ages 11-16

Paint With Me: Weekly Watercolor Painting


Easy Sunset Palm Tree Step by Step Acrylic Painting.

Complete this fun painting in 60 mins - You are welcome to add more to your silhouette and make it unique to you
10 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 1 learner
  There are no upcoming classes.
60 minutes
per class
Meets once
year olds
learners per class
per learner

How does a "One-Time" class work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

How Outschool Works

There are no open spots for this class.

You can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.


Class Experience

Students will Learn: 
The basics of Acrylic paint
The basics of mixing paint
How to cover the canvas and get comfortable with blending
Strengthen their "Power of Observation"
Brush pressure when drawing the silhouette
Accepting where their creative skill are in the moment
Encouraged to take "Progress photos" of their creations
Remembering to breathe when painting and/or doing something challenging
Keep getting creative ;) & check out
Painting Supply list - Link to master supply list here ( Purchase from Amazon, Micheals, art store, etc. Paint - Red, Black, White, Yellow, orange, purple Brushes - 3 brushes (sq. tip & pointy) Surface - canvas Please have a scrap sheet of paper to practice your silhouette design Wear old clothes or an apron Paper plate for mixing Water cup Paper towel or rag table cloth or newspaper to protect the tabletop camera to take progress photos good attitude ______________________________________ SUPPLY DETAILS Surface to paint on Options: Recommended Sizes - 8x10 in, 9x12in, 11x14in. given the timeframe of the class please don't use a larger canvas unless you plan on finishing after the class Stretched Canvas or Canvas Panel (Optional - heavy Watercolor paper & watercolors) Brushes: 3 brushes Large flat brush Medium flat brush Small Pointy Brush *synthetic acrylic brushes are the best and most affordable **the Artist loft brand brushes are GREAT to purchase Micheals has a 12 pack for $5 - great value Acrylic paint: colors as needed Please try to get "student grade paint" - Liquitex basics ($5-10/color) is what I recommend You will use more white than any other color, so I recommend buying an extra white **we will generally use 1/2oz of each color, so when you buy paint you can get multiple projects of out a 4 -12 oz tubes
Creativity is a very personalized process, I encourage my students to take "Progress photos" so that when done, they can look back at how they transformed a black canvas into a painting. These photos are a great visual documentation of their learning. In a year or 5 years, they can look back at their photos and realize how far their skills have come. Thus boosting their morale/ self-esteem to do more creative things.
1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
 Visual aids and video, to demonstrate the process will be shared via screen share on zoom. 


Lives in the United States
Step by step painting for first-time & beginner painters
10 total reviews
28 completed classes

About Me

My name is Lovejoy, or LJ . I have taught first-time & beginner painters exclusively for the last 15 years, in San Diego, CA & online via youtube and my school 

Many of my first-time painter classes are great for ages  8 and older and will... 
Get The App
Download the Outschool iOS app on the App Store
©2022 Outschool, Inc.