How To Paint Birch Trees with Acrylics – Step by Step

Learn how to paint birch trees, step by step, with artist Ashley Krieger. We are going to learn a few painting techniques as we create this art piece. One technique is using a card to make the black on birch trees. Today we are using heavy body acrylic paint on canvas. This lesson is perfect for beginner artists.

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-Acrylic Heavy Body Paint
For my background mix colors with this paint set as follows…
light purple mix (white+red+blue)
light blue (white + blue + mixed with light purple mix)
lilac purple/pink (white + red + mixed with light purple mix)

It does not matter if your background colors match mine. Choose colors you would like in your home (yes any color). Your artwork is meant to look different and fit your individual style.

– 16×20″ Canvas
– Palette/something to put your paint on
– Old Card (credit card, value card, club card)
– Brushes (wide flat, medium wide flat)
– Water in a Jar
– Plenty of Paper Towels/Rags

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Beginner Acrylic tutorial Tree Frog

Easy beginner tutorial of a Tree Frog taught in an easy to follow along method. Tons of Tips and Tricks to make acrylic painting easy. Great fun painting for the Red eye Tree frog fan! Close Captioned By Light Keeper Emily K

This is a great DIY easy painting for your painting party at home.

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*** Acrylic Paint Colors ***
Today I painted with System 3 paints by Daler and Rowney

Daler-Rowney System 3 Acrylic Paint Sets introduction set:

Burnt Sienna: http:
Cadmium Orange: http:
Cadmium Red, Deep Hue : http:
Cadmium Yellow, Medium Shade:
Mars Black:
Phthalo Green (Blue Shade):
Soft Body Black:
Titanium White:
Ultramarine Blue:
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*** Recommended Canvas Size ***
16×20 (41cm x 51¾cm) canvas, pre-gessoed:

*** Assorted Brushes for Acrylic Painting ***
Medium flick resistance, synthetic or natural fiber. Short Bristles and Short handle. Acrylic handle over wood and Synthetic fiber over natural . Simply Simmons extra firm filament
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Bright 10 8 6 4 2
Filbert 10 8 6 4
Detail round – medium- and fine
½ angle shader
I generally paint with Simply Simmons , Creative Mark, Ebony Splendor and Pro Stroke brushes. I also use some Windsor Newton and Ruby Satin Silver
My favorite Brush is Goldilocks or Simply Simmons bright #10 Extra Firm Filament

*** Other Supplies ***
Paper towels
Water cup
Chalk, a few colors
Table easel
Delicious snack or beverage
A smile!

Have fun Live with The Art Sherpa during this BEGINNER HOW TO PAINT art lesson in acrylic art tutorial. This is an easy, fun, social art lesson for canvas. We talk about art and other fun subjects. With help and guidance, anyone can paint. You can paint!

Want to see something? Just comment! Tell me what you’d like to paint, or what you want to know about art. This is YOUR art journey. Open your heart and access your art.

Acrylics are a fun and enjoyable painting medium. I prefer ‘Creative Mark’ brushes, and I use Liquitex heavy body acrylic paint, Matisse Derivan, and golden colors.

I love teaching people to paint in a supportive environment. Everyone deserves to have art in their lives and feel the joy that art can bring! Follow along and share your art journey with me! I look forward to hearing from you.


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Liquitex Acrylic Paint

Liquitex acrylic colors come in three distinct viscosities; Soft Body, Heavy Body and Ink. Each contain high levels of pigment for intense color and great coverage. Whatever your creative endeavor or application, there is a Liquitex Acrylic paint that will meet your needs. See these paints in action here, then visit the Blick website at to purchase these products at great prices!

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Body Paint Waterfall Time Lapse

Part of a university project incorporating everyday objects into a make-up look. I wanted to use a water bottle and turn it into a waterfall. here is the full time lapse of how i did it.

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Body Painting an Alligator Design : Body Painting Alligator Teeth

Adding teeth to your alligator design is a clever way to add dimension when body painting. Learn some tips for painting alligator teeth from a body painting expert in this free crafts video.

Expert: Hannah Carlock
Bio: Hannah Carlock is a face painter from San Antonio, Texas. She has been doing face and body painting for over seven years.
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