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Painting Styles and Techniques

In most painting classes and online lessons, you'll have to pick and choose the techniques and styles offered to you. Not with Learn & Master Painting. Here are a few of the techniques and styles you'll learn and master throughout the course.

You'll learn . . .

Alla Prima

An Italian phrase meaning "on the first"; the process of painting directly on the priming of the canvas with no underpainting


Characterized by the artist's concentration on the general impression emanated by a scene or object and the use of primary colors and small strokes to simulate actual reflected light.


The process of blending light tones, midtones, and dark tones to show the roundness of form


The depiction of subjects as they appear in everyday life, without embellishment or interpretation

Impasto Painting

The application of thick, heavy paint using the brush or palette knife


The process of painting a semi-transparent color over another color

Wet into Wet

The technique of applying fresh, wet paint into an already wet area of paint


And most important . . .

Your Own Style

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