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Palm Tree at The Beach Painting

How to Paint A Palm Tree at The Beach.

Seascape-Palm Tree at the Beach

Seascape-Palm Tree at the Beach

Seascape Painting Classes. Acrylics and Oils.

Taught by Clina Polloni with social distance.

Learn to paint a palm tree at the beach seascape with clear waters of the ocean, is a simple and charming painting for a person that is starting to paint.

Follow the instructions:

  1. Start by drawing the horizon line, mountains, ocean and beach, finally the palm tree.
  2. Do an acrylic under-paint, using Cerulean Blue and Titanium White with water for the sky, mountains and ocean. For the beach Yellow Ochre and Titanium White. Be sure to impregnate all the surface of the canvas.
  3. Continue with acrylics or oils. Paint the sky, ocean, mountains and beach.
  4. Finally paint the palm tree on the top.
  5. Sign your painting.

Supply: This painting can be done in 2 medias, Oil Paintings or Acrylics:

Seascape-Palm Tree-how to paint

Seascape-Palm Tree-how to paint

Acrylics: You can buy them at Michael’s or Hobby Lobby. There are many brands of acrylic paintings that I have tested but the one that I like the most is SOHO, Urban Artistic Acrylic: Excellent paintings, sold at more reasonable price by Jerry’s Arterama. 3060 Wake Forest Road, Raleigh, NC 27609. (919) 876-6610.

Oil Paintings: You can buy them at Michael’s, Hobby Lobby, but again the most affordable ones are at Jerry’s Arterama and their brand is LUKAS.

Canvas: 11″x14″


  1. Titanium White
  2. Cadmium Yellow Light
  3. Yellow Ochre
  4. Portrait Pink or Pale Pink
  5. Sap Green
  6. Cerulean Blue
  7. Ultramarine Blue
  8. Van Dick Brown

Brushes, multi-purpose, polyvalent. There is a 10pc “Artist’s Loft” that provides most of the brushes for the beginning or the Pro Stroke-Power Creative Mark of Jerry’s Arterama. Also, Wal-Mart has some fine and medium gold taklon brushes.

For Oil paintings, the best media is Refined Linseed Oil with Refined Turpentine. To clean the brushes Turpernoi. I have some glass containers to mix media.

Easel (a simple table metal easel is fine).

Paper towel, Pencil to draw.

Plastic plate to mix colors or a Paper Palette. SOHO has a very reasonable paper palette at Jerry’s Arterama.

You can learn and enjoy to do this painting in the painting classes >>
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The Palm Tree at The Beach Painting and instructions are © Clina Polloni.

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