An excerpt from Secret Tricks to Pouring Acrylic, a 72 minute DVD filmed live. Nancy demonstrates how to get that "surfboard finish" plus much more. $20 plus shipping.
An excerpt from Acrylic Paints from A-Z, a one hour and 45 minute DVD, filmed live. Nancy Reyner demonstrates the broad range of acrylic techniques, products and processes. $20 plus shipping.
An excerpt from Nancy Reyner's Acrylic Revolution: Watercolor & Oil Techniques with Acrylic Paint. This 45 minute DVD demonstrates the full creation of a painting from start to finish using a different technique for each of 10 layers. The DVD includes all steps from sealing, priming and varnishing to glazing, textural surfaces and more. $20 plus shipping.
New Tricks & Techniques for Working with the World's Most Versatile Medium
Over 100 fully illustrated, easy to follow, step-by-step, acrylic techniques. Each page is loaded with professional secrets and contemporary painting techniques. Create underpaintings and surfaces for other mediums such as oil, watercolor and drawing materials. Imitate the looks of encaustic, enamel and tempera. Make your acrylic painting cheaper, easier, faster, safer, more archival, while learning shortcuts, tips & tricks. A comprehensive recipe book for painters. A lifetime of lesson plans for painting instructors, and infinite possibilities for fine artists, decorators, faux finishers and home crafters. Written for all levels.
Styles & Techniques Featuring 64 Visionary Artists
Acrylic Innovation delves into acrylic's potential to create unique styles, with methods and techniques for allowing you to find your own voice in the medium. A variety of successful acrylic painters are featured, each using acrylic in unique ways to create their own original styles. By looking at how other artists find ideas along with the book's 29 step-by-step demonstrations, you will be able to explore ways of personlizing your own art.
Nancy Reyner's Acrylic Revolution DVD
Watercolor & Oil Effects with Acrylic Paint
Make your painting unique, exciting and contemporary by layering different techniques one on top of the other all in the same painting. This DVD workshop demonstrates step-by-step, using many acrylic techniques from Nancy’s book, Acrylic Revolution, focusing on watercolor and oil effects. A landscape with sky, lake, and luscious autumn trees is the end result for the demonstration, however realism and abstract styles will benefit from this new way of thinking. Techniques include: washes and staining on unusual grounds, building up with opaque paint and glazes, transparency, varnishing and many helpful tips.
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