The Virtual Art Academy
An incredible selection of online courses for the best learning experience from the comfort of your own home.
Have you ever wanted to go outside to paint but something kept you back? Or I bet you have many photos from trips or beautiful places you would like to paint. Each of our Landscape Painting recordings teach the skills you will need to paint with confidence. We'll show you step by step, and you may stop and start the recording at any time, pause, rewind and watch again as much as you want and whenever you want. Learn how to mix the colors of nature, how to paint water, rocks and trees... all the elements to become a "Plein Air Painter" and /or develop your unique style in interpreting the landscape.
How to Mix Greens for Landscape Painters
Join Cheryl Kline for a quick, in-studio demonstration on mixing greens. At the end of the lesson, students went outside and picked plants and leaves to learn to mix accurate colors: a great way to demystify the color green!
How to Paint Clouds
Lean how to paint realistic clouds with master artist Sharon Weaver! Creamy thick paint gives texture to clouds so be bold and use a big brushes and lots of paint.
How to Paint Rocks
The technique you use in painting your rocks is very important. Join Sharon Weaver as she reveals her secrets on how to successfully paint rocks!