Unfolding the Mysteries of Acrylics

A comprehensive class focusing on painting abstractly with acrylics - YEAR LONG CLASS

Course Summary

Unfolding the Mysteries of Acrylics is a year-long class of one 2.5 hour long group instruction session per month, starting in June. You will learn all about acrylic media and build your repertoire of painting techniques. This is a comprehensive class focusing exclusively on painting abstractly with acrylics.

We will have a 2.5 hour class hosted on Zoom each month. Each class will focus on a different aspect of painting abstractly with acrylic, including what mediums to use, how to use them best and why to use them. The live videos will be uploaded after the class date to ensure you get a chance to review anything you missed.

Each month the classes will become available two weeks before the scheduled date. The live class will take place on the scheduled date every month at 2:00 EST. A zoom link will be provided when the class becomes available as well as supply lists and handouts. 

Course Curriculum

Jacqueline Sullivan

Artist Jacqueline Sullivan expresses her creativity through mixed-media, acrylic, and calligraphic paintings and books. Her works are unique expressions of adventure and discovery, each piece experimenting with texture, layers, color, unusual materials, calligraphic marks, and words. In addition to technical precision, personal artistic development is intrinsic to her practice. She earns her living as an artist educator as well as maintaining an active studio practice to develop personal work.

In her 30 years of teaching, Jacqueline has developed and presented many classes. She is a certified GOLDEN Artist Educator, making her a specialist on acrylic products and techniques. She is a member of the education teams for Marabu Creative, Ampersand and Silver Brush. Her workshops are multi-disciplined and given online as well as at top art retreats and for art, book arts, fiber and calligraphy guilds and conferences in the US , Canada and Europe.

Jacqueline’s work has appeared in many publications, including Astarte’s Mega-Zine, Cloth Paper Scissors, Pages, and Somerset Studio, as well as many calligraphic journals. Her work has been published in Acrylic Works 4: Captivating Color the Best of Acrylics. And Acrylic Works 6: Creative Energy, the Best of Acrylics both published by Northlight books. Her bestselling DVD, Acrylics: Textures, Layers, and Metallics, is published by Creative Catalyst Productions.

,Jacqueline has a degree in graphic design, working for many years as a publication, marketing, and advertising designer. She is the recipient of top national awards for the fashion publications that she designed. She uses her knowledge of graphic design to help her students improve their paintings. She paints and lives in Cincinnati, OH.

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