Artist and instructor Karen Knutson has one goal for her live workshops, and her students love it. The goal is to have fun. Welcome toFun with Mixed Media with Karen Knutson. In this video workshop, Karen shows you how to splash, pour, and paint your way to paintings you’ll be proud to show your family … all while having a great time.
Karen shows you great techniques for getting started fast. No time for overthinking and worrying. Discover a way to create realistic drawings even if you’ve had no drawing experience. Imagine how much less anxiety you’ll have when you can have realistic images in your work. Learn how to direct the viewer’s eye to your focal point even if you are new to design. Your paintings will be stronger immediately. Plus, unlock the secret to fixing any mistake with collage. Discover new mixed media techniques and repeatable steps that will have you creating paintings you’re proud of in no time. And you’ll be working in a way that is so fun, you’ll finish one painting and immediately want to start the next.
Techniques to Take With You!
Amazing techniques Karen will demonstrate:
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Growth comes from experimentation with new styles and fresh materials.
Not only will you have fun, you’ll see breakthroughs no matter what style of painting you do.
You’re about to discover the fun and flexibility acrylic paints have to offer!
Your Cruise Director
On a ship … it’s the cruise director who makes sure you’re having fun. Here, right now, artist Karen Knutson is leading your new fun and experimentation.
And if you’re not familiar with acrylics, you may be surprised to find they are the perfect tool for experimentation. They dry fast, and you can create some techniques you can’t accomplish in any other medium.
And who needs brushes? Sticks and stones may break your bones, but they make fabulous tools for painting and play!
Klimt Would Be Proud
Plus, Karen has figured out just what made Gustav Klimt such a creative painter, and she shares those secrets with you.
In this brand new video, Fun with Acrylics, Karen will prove to you how fabulous things come from experimenting with acrylics. The video is nearly two hours of fun and refreshing study with Karen!
Karen describes herself as an archaeologist — piling layers upon layers of paint that she then digs through to discover rich new color. You’re going to be amazed at what comes from this exploration.
This video also includes:
Watch Karen’s full painting demonstration and you’ll enjoy the thrill of the wildly colored underpainting she starts with. Then she’ll show you how to move into more controlled layering techniques. You’ll see it’s impossible to mess up because of the flexible and forgiving nature of acrylics.
Karen shows you the value of following good design principles so your work remains superb and allows you to stand out from the crowd.