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Summer Flower Garden

How to Paint a Summer Flower Garden.

Painting Class Taught by Artist Clina Polloni.

Summer Flower Garden Painting

Summer Flower Garden Painting

Learn to paint a Summer Flower Garden. This painting was created for the painting class. A harmony of summer colors. The garden is at Marigold Plantation, the home of Clina Polloni ART Studio.

This is a simple painting for a beginner artist. You will learn the basics of color mixing, blending and texture.

Instructions:

  1. Draw the Summer Flower Garden.
  2. Under paint: In acrylics, give a wash to the canvas in Cadmium Yellow Light to the area of the garden and Cerulean Blue with Titanium White to the sky.
  3. Painting: Use all these beautiful colors to create a harmony of summer flowers.
  4. Sign your painting and enjoy it.

Supply: This painting can be done in 2 medias, Oil Paintings or Acrylics:
Acrylics: You can buy them at Michael’s or ACMoore. 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.

Canvas: 11″x 14″

Colors:

  1. Titanium White
  2. Cadmium Yellow Light
  3. Cadmium Yellow Medium
  4. Cadmium Orange
  5. Cadmium Red Light
  6. Carmine or Cadmium Red Medium
  7. Violet de Cobalt or Thio Violet or Deep Magenta
  8. Dioxazine Purple
  9. Cerulean Blue
  10. Ultramarine Blue
  11. Sap Green
  12. Yellow Ochre
  13. Burnt Sienna
  14. Greenish Umber (Grumbacher) or a Deep Green
  15. Sap Green
  16. Alizarin Crimson

There are many affordable brushes in the market:
Walmart: FolkArt, Gold Taklon, fine details and shading.
Michael’s: 10pc “Artist’s Loft” white synthetic brushes.
Jerry’s Arterama: Pro Stroke-Power Creative, fine and medium brushes.
1 White Bristle #3.
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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Visit Clina Polloni Art Studio and Gallery.
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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