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ZOOM Online class - Acrylic Painting Camp

Acrylic paints are one of the most versatile media ever invented! Bright, luminous colors, ease of use, and infinite techniques make acrylic painting a boundless, creative choice.

We will cover the basics of composition, light & shadow, color harmony, and perspective. You will have the opportunity to paint a variety of subjects: landscapes, animals, plants, national parks, birds, sailboats, still lifes. We will delve into some of the alternative techniques acrylics has to offer: washes, layering, dripping, sponging, collage, etc! Expand your creative horizons in this fun and informative camp!

All Levels

This class will take place live over ZOOM. The instructor will send an invitation to students to join the class at the schedule time. Please have your supplies ready to go on the first day. The class is limited to 10 students for optimum teacher/student interaction.

Supplies can be purchased online at, Artist & Craftsman Supply or could be purchased at Joann Fabrics or Michaels.

** A linited number of paint & brushes supply kits can be purchsed and picked up through the Schack for $60. Contact stipple-leen@schackorg if interested.

Supply List:


1 pad disposable palette



Short handled watercolor brushes

Rounds - 1, 1/16" wide

Filberts -
1, 3/8" wide
pick two of these three 5/32", 5/8" or 1/4"

Flat - 1" wide

Angle brush - (optional)- (small- 1/4" wide, or less)


CANVAS 3-4, canvases in a size like 12x16, 11x14 or 16x20 depending on availability

1, 10 sheet 9x12 watercolor pad, 120 lb



Liquitex Basics or some other students grade acrylic paint.


Titanium White

Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue

Cadmium Yellow Light Hue (


Cadmium Red Medium

Ultramarine Blue

Pthalo Blue

Mars Back

Pthalo Green

Cadmium Orange Medium Hue

Dioxazine Purple


Water Jars: Like PB&J, Yogurt, Cottage Cheese, etc (glass or plastic)

Paper Towels

2b or hb pencil

white vinyl eraser (or pink pearl)

Sharpener (preferably with shavings catcher)



Plastic Wrap or plastic bag

Aluminum Foil

Dates & Times

Fee: $110.00

Members: $100.00

Closed: Class has started

#1: Aug 3-Aug 7, Monday-Friday 1-3 pm
Ages: 10-17
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class

Fee: $110.00

Members: $100.00

#2: Aug 10-Aug 14, Monday-Friday 10 am-12 noon
Ages: 10-15
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class