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Pink Tulip Painting

Learn to paint a spring pink tulip.

Painting Class Taught by Clina Polloni.

Flower-Pink Tulip Painting

Flower-Pink Tulip Painting

This painting was created for the painting classes, is a simple and charming painting for a person that is starting to paint.

Instructions:

  1. Start by drawing the pink tulip.
  2. Give a washed of acrylic Cadmium Red Light and Sap Green or Hookers Green with white to the canvas (look at the under-paint image). Acrylics are very good for under-painting; they create the basics colors to put the oils or acrylics in the top.
  3. Next paint with oils or acrylics in the following order: background, tulip and leaves.
  4. Sign your work of art.

Supply:

Acrylics: 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, ACMoore, but again the most affordable ones are at Jerry’s Arterama and their brand is LUKAS.

Flower-Pink Tulip-Under-paint

Flower-Pink Tulip-Under-paint

Canvas: 9″x 12″

Colors:

  1. Titanium White
  2. Cadmium Yellow Light
  3. Cadmium Red Light
  4. Alizarin Crimson
  5. Ultramarine Blue
  6. Sap Green or Hookers Green

There are many affordable brushes in the market:
Walmart: FolkArt, Gold Taklon, fine details and shading corners detail.
Michael’s: Artist’s Loft, white synthetic brushes.
Jerry’s Arterama: Pro Stroke-Power Creative, fine and medium brushes.
For Oil paintings, the best media is Refined Linseed Oil with Turpernoi. To clean the brushes Turpernoi. Glass container to mix media.
Easel (a simple table metal easel is fine).
Paper towel.
Plate to mix colors or a paper/plastic 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:
https://clinapolloni.com/painting-classes/flowers-painting-classes/

 Call Clina: 919-841-3132.
Email: clinapolloni@gmail.com
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13 Garner Road, Franklinton NC 27525.
Take a drive to the beautiful country of North Carolina. Only half an hour from downtown Raleigh.

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