Explore Acrylic Painting Blog


The Explore Acrylic Painting blog is our mini journal all about painting. Explore Our Blog will:

Let you know whenever we build any new pages on explore-acrylic-painting.com; telling you about a new tip, technique or experience to improve your paintings.

Keep you up to date with other postings about the joy of painting, new products we love, and in general how to maximise the fun in your painting practise, and in your life.

It is easy to subscribe to Explore Our Blog, just click on the orange button and follow the instructions.

Happy Painting everyone - now let's get into it!

Beachscapes - paint recipes book - color mixes that work.

Mark Beachscapes - paint recipes (hard copy) book is now available! Start painting your beautiful beachscape today!

Continue reading "Beachscapes - paint recipes book - color mixes that work."

Soaring

I picked up paint and brush after 42 years at my daughter's encouragement. I used to do oils a long time back. I bought a couple of books to understand

Continue reading "Soaring"

Bit Surprised

After 38 years of dreaming of being a painter. Drawing and working with graphite, charcoal, hard pastels and oil pastels, mostly beginner or novice quality

Continue reading "Bit Surprised"

Beyond the Palms

I wanted to share this painting as its been almost two years in the making!! Yep that's right - 2 years! I could tell you that I've been busy, got distracted

Continue reading "Beyond the Palms"

Quiet Place to Think

I used to do pottery and ceramics. When decorating the pieces I found myself painting them, not just glazing them. I decided that painting was what I

Continue reading "Quiet Place to Think"

Chuck Black. Wildlife Artist and Passionate Conservationist.

Learn more about what makes Chuck Black "tick" in this candid interview about painting, passions and perserverance.

Continue reading "Chuck Black. Wildlife Artist and Passionate Conservationist. "

Moon Boat

I am truly a novice, but have been having fun for a couple years with a group of friends who get together about once a week to paint. We paint rocks,

Continue reading "Moon Boat"

The Snake Nebula

It's a short story really, my Husband thought, about 3 years ago, that when I retire boredom would kill me, and he was right. So 3 years ago he asked me

Continue reading "The Snake Nebula"

Underwater Love

I'm constantly fascinated by marine life and coral reefs. I love snorkelling and find such an array of inspiration from the world that resides under the

Continue reading "Underwater Love"

Surrealism Art. Intriguing and Surprising. Vive le Imagination!

Explore the essence of surrealism art, and three tips to get you thinking about how you can create your own.

Continue reading "Surrealism Art. Intriguing and Surprising. Vive le Imagination!"

John Magne Lisondra. An Interview With This Inspiring Artist.

Find out more about prominent Youtuber John Magne Lisondra in our exclusive interview.

Continue reading "John Magne Lisondra. An Interview With This Inspiring Artist."

Creating Mood. Let's Talk About Our Feelings.

Investigate three simple techniques for easily creating mood and drama in your landscape paintings.

Continue reading "Creating Mood. Let's Talk About Our Feelings."

Paint An Aerial Landscape. A New Perspective.

Learn how to paint an aerial landscape and gain a new perspective on life.

Continue reading "Paint An Aerial Landscape. A New Perspective."