Online class with Peter John Reid

Painting Trees in Acrylic

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Learn essential techniques for painting trees in acrylic. Capture the awe-inspiring qualities of every season in forestscapes that transport viewers to tranquility.

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Peter John Reid is the author of How to Paint with Acrylics. He's a graduate of the Ontario College of Art, now OCAD University, and his paintings can...Read more

Lessons (7)

Elements of the Tree
1. Elements of the Tree
Meet your instructor, artist and author Peter John Reid. Peter begins the lesson by showing a whole new way to look at trees. You'll see detailed exam...Read more
26min
Mixing Greens
2. Mixing Greens
Learn the essential skill of mixing shades of green. Peter explains three important characteristics of color: value, saturation and hue. Next, you'll ...Read more
24min
Wet-in-Wet Blends for Backgrounds
3. Wet-in-Wet Blends for Backgrounds
Discover how to set the stage for your trees with Peter's versatile technique for painting skies and other background elements. Peter shows you his pr...Read more
23min
Forms in Groups
4. Forms in Groups
It's easy to get lost in all the details. In this lesson, Peter shows you how to simplify the process. You'll get in-depth instruction on how to paint...Read more
26min
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Peter John Reid is the author of How to Paint with Acrylics. He's a graduate of the Ontario College of Art, now OCAD University, and his paintings can...Read more

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