Acrylic Painting Techniques : How to Paint a Canvas Picture

When painting a picture on canvas using acrylics, always begin by painting in the background, such as the sky, and move forward to the foreground objects. Use acrylics to paint on canvas with art instruction from a professional artist in this free video on painting techniques. Expert: Ralph Papa Contact: Bio: Ralph Papa, a native New Yorker, began sketching and painting as a child growing up on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, and he exhibited regularly in Greenwich Village in the 1960s. Filmmaker: Paul Muller

15 Replies to “Acrylic Painting Techniques : How to Paint a Canvas Picture”

  1. very nice and you remind me of my grandpa 🙂 in a good way 😛
    thanks for the pointers, i love painting and i want to do this one as well.

  2. @KrokE71

    He did, by just leaving gaps or separations with the brush while he was dragging across. They formed from the white canvas underneath.

  3. Didn’t say I could do it better, the whole point of trying to watch a “HOW TO” is to learn, so why skip important steps? The video has a max time limit of 10 minutes so use it, that’s what I’m saying.

  4. U failed…Can U do it better? at least hi is trying and doing a good job! U on the other hand just add animosity to this nice video and kind man!

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