Useful painting information for students learning to paint landscapes in oil or acrylic.
Painting information – oils or acrylics
Here we have painting information for you to save time and money
And very useful painting information when beginning to paint in oils or acrylics on canvas or board.
Easy to read and understand very useful painting information for beginners.
Beginners learning to paint can sometimes be confused and mistakes can be costly.
Do browse the list of pages and have a smoother learning experience, it might save you a lot of canvas.
- About Painting With Len
About Len Hend and his teaching
- About How to Start Painting
This page tells you how to go about starting to learn to Paint-With-Len in oil or acrylic – what to buy when learning to paint – canvas, brushes, paint etc.
- About How To Be an Artist. Not an ‘Instant Artist’
If you are genuinely interested taking up painting as an art, and you wish to paint well, then you need to think and see things like an artist – you need to learn to use the tools
- About Painting Arrangement
Here we have a simple formula to make all your paintings attractive to the eye – learn what makes a good arrangement
- About Painting Tones and Color
Tone is a scary word for beginners – quickly learn what it has to do with painting and why using the correct tones is a must for high quality landscape paintings
- About Painting in Perspective
Perspective is often the last thing a painter studies – it should be the first – this page will let you know just how easy and important it is to paint in perspective
All these links take you to pages about painting.
- About Painting Brushes
Brushes, and what to buy for oil or acrylic painting
- About Painting Wet-On-Wet
Read exactly what is meant by the term wet-on-wet when painting in oil or acrylic and why we paint wet-on-wet
- About Acrylic Paint Dries Too Fast
Let us discuss this annoying problem
- About Painting Craft for Kids
Children can use these painting lessons – a few tips how to go about teaching kids to paint wet on wet
- About the How-to pages
The How-to pages show how to paint items – sky – mountains – water – also shows how to glue down canvas and thin your oil paints
This link will take you to the list of How-tos
- Frequently Asked Questions About Painting
FAQ about learning to paint, a list of quick answers to frequently asked painting questions
- Other Websites About Painting
Websites that are of interest to painters – Paints – Brushes – General knowledge.
- Mistakes in Painting
Has a few common mistakes which should be avoided to keep your paintings looking great.
- Feedback About Painting
I get some very good feedback which makes this all worthwhile – see what people are saying!
See the list of How-to pages
by Len Hend