Learn How to Paint MOM AND BABY SWAN with Acrylic – Paint and Sip at Home – Step by Step Tutorial

VIDEO DESCRIPTION This painting tutorial will take you through easy to follow, step-by-step instructions on how to paint this aquatic bird portrait of “MOM AND BABY SWAN” with a sentimental maternal message of sincere nurturing and protection as the mother swan provides shelter, comfort and a nice ride as they travel through the water during a beautiful sunny day. You can imagine this to be a pond, lake, stream, or the inlet of an ocean or sea. You’ll provide a natural setting for the swans with the reflective ripples implying that they are swimming near the lands edge in a secluded quiet cove or serene lake. You’ll learn simple painting techniques that will help you to create this realistic piece of art with a majestic large white bird coddling her baby cod or pen as they drift through the water. With a graceful posture securing it’s child under it’s neck, the tall imposing feathered goose type bird will give the painting a tender feel. You’ll learn to paint these realistic looking birds with dimension, texture and lifelike expressions. With a dry brush technique you’ll learn how to create shadows in and around the bird bodies and in the feathers providing shape and form. Inspired by mother’s day, the maternal bond we share, motherhood, and the influence of mothers in our society, this painting will bring a powerful message to the viewer. You’ll learn to paint this realistic waterscape animal portrait with depth, contrast and natural colors, creating an image that will have your imagination running wild with this majestic stately bird’s delicate white feathers and strong mom love. Using only 3 brushes and 6 colors we’ll create this conversational masterpiece inspired by family, nature, spring and new beginnings, that is sure to bring lively energy on the wall of any home. So let’s get painting and let’s get sipping!

IMAGE LINK FOR PRINTING:
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MATERIALS:
Canvas: 16×20 stretched primed canvas Brushes: 1/2 inch flat bristle (large), 1/4 inch flat bristle (medium), #1 round (small)
Acrylic Paint: titanium white, mars black, deep yellow, burnt umber (brown), chrome orange, green oxide
Other: #2 pencil, palette, cup of water for washing brushes, paper towel for drying brushes

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STEPS:
1. pencil – Draw outline of swans
2. 1/2 inch bristle brush – Paint water with black, green and yellow
3. 1/4 inch bristle brush – Paint base coat of baby swan with brown, black and white
4. 1/2 inch bristle brush – Paint base coat for momma swan with brown, black and white
5. #1 round brush – Paint black areas of faces with black
6. 1/4 inch bristle brush – Paint shadows with black, brown and light gray (created in step 4)
7. #1 round brush – Finish facial features with white, light gray, black, brown, yellow, orange and dark gray (created in step 3)
8. 1/4 bristle brush – Finish baby swan feathers with white, light gray and brown
9. 1/2 inch bristle brush – Finish head and neck of momma swan with light gray, brown and white
10. 1/4 inch bristle brush – Finish momma’s wings with white, brown and light gray
11. #1 round brush – Sign with black

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Email: mliglesias@ymail.com
Phone: (413) 205-8346

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Painting a Sailboat with Acrylics – Paint with Ryan

In today’s acrylic painting tutorial we paint a seascape depicting a sailboat out on the reflective water. This relaxing painting lesson is completed for the most part in real time and will cover the step by step process of how to paint clouds, a sunset, a sailboat, water, small waves and a warm afternoon scene. You can find the colors I used for this palette listed below in the description.

For assistance with the drawing process or color mixing process you can find the traceable and reference photo here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/48125727

My eBook on the essentials of acrylic painting & my eBooks full of traceables can be found here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/you-can-now-all-25673504

Facebook group, traceables, extended lessons, ebooks and one on one critiques: https://www.patreon.com/staycreativepainting

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Acrylic Paints:
Ultramarine Blue, Cadmium Yellow Deep Hue , Cadmium Red Medium Hue, Brilliant Purple, Mars Black, Titanium White

Brushes:
1” flat headed brush,
1/2” flat headed brush
1/3″ filbert brush
A fan brush
A small round pointed brush or liner brush

Other Materials:9X12 inch canvas, A small dish for water, Paper towel for excess paint

Remember, have fun and stay creative!
-Ryan

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Albert Handell “Painting Water & Rocks in Oil” **FREE LESSON VIEWING**

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SIPS Body Paint Shoot 2009

The 2009 Sips Students Shoots Three Body Paint Models @ Coetzenburg Stellenbosch. Elements Earth Water and Fire were used as the shoot concept.

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✓UNDERWATER SCENERY | Face/Body painting tutorial

Under the sea body painting.

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Painting a Landscape with Acrylics – Paint with Ryan

In today’s acrylic painting tutorial we paint a landscape depicting a river running through a sun soaked forest. This relaxing painting lesson is completed for the most part in real time and will cover the step by step process of how to paint running water, tree, leaves and rocks and moss. You can find the colors I used for this palette listed below in the description.

For assistance with the drawing process or color mixing process you can find the traceable and reference photo here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/42048838

Find me hereMy eBook on the essentials of acrylic painting & my eBooks full of traceables can be found here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/you-can-now-all-25673504

Facebook group, traceables, extended lessons, ebooks and one on one critiques: https://www.patreon.com/staycreativepainting

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Acrylic Paints:
Cerulean Blue, Cadmium Yellow Deep Hue , Green Gold, Burnt Umber, Mars Black, Titanium White

Brushes:
1” flat headed brush,
1/2” flat headed brush (fairly pristine)
1/2” flat headed brush (fairly rough)
1/3″ filbert brush
A fan brush
A small round pointed brush or liner brush

Other Materials:9X12 inch canvas, A small dish for water, Paper towel for excess paint

Remember, have fun and stay creative!
-Ryan

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How to paint a dry stone wall | Episode #178

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Painting a Summer Beach Landscape with Acrylics – Paint with Ryan

In today’s acrylic painting tutorial we paint a warm summer beach landscape. This relaxing painting lesson is done for the most part in real time and will cover the step by step process of how to paint water, sand, palm tress and rocks under water. You can find the colors I used for this palette listed below in the description.

For assistance with the drawing process or color mixing process you can find the traceable and reference photo here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/41307394

Find me hereMy eBook on the essentials of acrylic painting & my eBooks full of traceables can be found here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/you-can-now-all-25673504

Facebook group, traceables, extended lessons, ebooks and one on one critiques: https://www.patreon.com/staycreativepainting

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ruggles117/
Public Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/StayCreativePainting/?ref=bookmarksSupport the Channel and get access to our private

Acrylic Paints:
Cerulean Blue, Mars Black, Titanium White, Cadmium Yellow Deep Hue, Primary Red, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna

Brushes:
¼” round pointed brush, 1/8” round pointed brush, 1” flat headed brush, 1/2” flat headed brush, A disposable fan brush, a disposable flat headed brush, a disposable pointer or liner brush

Other Materials:9X12 inch canvas, A small dish for water, Paper towel for excess paint

Remember, have fun and stay creative!
-Ryan

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Sunrise Over Mountain Water | Cookies and Canvas for Kids | Step by Step Painting Lesson

VIDEO DESCRIPTION
This painting tutorial will take you through a fun and easy to follow, step-by-step painting lesson on how to create this bright landscape filled with morning sunshine, frogs and leaping fish. You’ll learn to paint “Sunrise over Mountain Water” with mega mountains, a bright sun popping up from behind them, and animals coming to life as the day begins. Using only 3 brushes and 7 colors we’ll create a lively painting full of joy and energy. You’ll learn how to give realistic dimension to the hills, how to give texture and contrast to wild grass, and how to create silhouetted animals that have great highlights. So come discover your inner artist and let’s paint our canvas and eat some cookies!

IMAGE LINK FOR PRINTING:
https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5a30281990bade409dfa356b/t/5ef9ccb440b8240f64949fd4/1593429189594/SunriseOverMountainWater.jpg

DONATION LINK TO SUPPORT PRODUCTION OF THESE VIDEOS:
https://berkshirepaintandsip.squarespace.com/support-bps-1

MATERIALS:
Canvas: 16×20 stretched primed canvas
Brushes: 1/2 inch flat bristle brush, #8 round, #1 round brush
Acrylic Paint: titanium white, cobalt blue, mars black, chrome yellow, burnt umber (brown), green oxide, fire red
Other: #2 pencil, cup of water for washing brushes, paper towel for drying brushes

STEPS:
1. #2 pencil – Outline flamingos head and neck
2. 1/2 inch bristle brush – Paint the sky with blue and white
3. #8 round brush – Paint base coat for flamingo head and neck with red and white
4. #8 round brush – Paint base coat of hand with red and white
5. #8 round brush – Paint the wing with black, red and white
6. #8 round brush – Paint beak and mouth with black
7. #8 round brush – Outline sunglasses with yellow and white
8. #8 round brush – Paint first layer of glass on sunglasses with blue and white
9. #1 round brush – Finish the hand with black, white and red
10. #1 round brush – Finish black details on face and neck with black
11. #1 round brush – Paint the tongue and highlights with red, black and white
12. #1 round brush – Paint the peace symbol with white, fluorescent green, fluorescent purple, yellow, blue and red
13. #1 round brush – Signature with black
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POPCORN PEANUT BUTTER COOKIE RECIPE
Ingredients
• ¾ cup smooth peanut butter
• ¾ cup unsalted butter room temperature
• 1 cup sugar
• 1 cup brown sugar packed
• 2 eggs
• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
• 3 cups all purpose flour
• 1 teaspoon baking soda
• ½ teaspoon salt
• 1 bag microwave popcorn
Instructions
1. In a large bowl (with mixer if possible) beat peanut butter and butter until smooth.
2. Add sugars and beat on high speed until light and fluffy.
3. Add eggs and vanilla and beat on low speed until combined.
4. Add flour, baking soda and salt and beat on low speed just until cookie dough comes together.
5. Preheat oven to 350°F and line with parchment paper.
6. Pop your popcorn
7. Roll popcorn into the dough into 1″ balls and place 2″ apart on baking sheets.
8. Bake for 8-10 minutes.
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Michelle the Painter: https://berkshirepaintandsip.squarespace.com/michelles-art/
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Email: mliglesias@ymail.com
Phone: (413) 205-8346

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How To Paint Waves – Lesson 1 – Shape

Full length lesson available now at http://www.muraljoe.com/how-to-paint-waves/

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