THE CORE PROGRAM
THE CORE Painting Program
An ACRYLIC PAINTING COURSE for THOSE LOOKING TO LEARN.
- THE CORE is a progressive painting program for both young and experienced artists. These painting courses explain the foundation & principles for 'beginners acrylic painting'
- Our comprehensive painting course teaches how to paint along with the primary concepts of art theory, craftsmanship, standard painting techniques, and continues on with a study of advanced art concepts.
- If you are looking for acrylic painting for beginners who want to build on a strong foundation...you found the best painting program designed for this.
- Learning how to paint is a process that develops over time. The CORE speeds up that painting process and it will help you move toward a life long love of painting knowledge.
We recommend this painting course for all levels of painters.
Each of the 27 online classes in THE CORE’s curriculum has been designed to teach you more than a whole semester in traditional art school.
***You have unlimited class access and unlimited instructor support and feedback!!! Work at YOUR own pace.
UNLIMITED STUDENT SUPPORT
- There are many classroom forums where students upload photographs of their work, questions and answers are shared between students and the nine instructors. Feedback is very important and is unlimited. This helps you know that you are on the right track.
- If there are any issues or challenges, these Question and Answer forums help clarify anything that might not be completely clear to you.
- Class videos are detailed, teachers explain the concepts and help you apply what you have learned with the help of graphics and step by step written lessons and photos.
Each of the 27 individual acrylic painting lessons is presented with easy to follow written instructions, video demonstrations and explanations...
WHY DO OUR STUDENTS LOVE THE CORE?
PROFESSIONAL & INTERACTIVE
“The video instruction is very professional and the classroom forums provide a friendly, interactive student/teacher community.”
“THE CORE covers the most important fundamentals of beginner acrylic painting to be able to learn painting step by step, develop, and become confident as an artist. The material is comprehensive and always presented step by step.”
TIMING & TUITION COSTS
Students can access the website, classroom, and AAO’s wealth of resources on their own day-to-day schedule. Not to mention, this course comes at an affordable cost to all.
- Craftsmanship - Artist’s Tools & Supplies
- Surface Preparation
- Value Relative to Composition & Light
- Learn to create 3-Dimensional Form.
- Learn traditional Painting Techniques & Brushwork - Blending Methods
- Introduction to Color Theory
- Landscape Painting
- Still Life Painting
- Painting Backgrounds
- Working with a Light Source
- Direct and Indirect Painting Methods
- Shadows and Perspective
- Traditional Stroke Work
***Bonus - When you register for the full Core Program, you will also get the Tier One program for FREE - which is usually sold separetly. The Tier One Program gives you an overview of acrylic paint, the pigment wheel and a basic introduction to color theory. These are excellent tools for acrylic painting for beginners and all artists.