Intermediate, 11+

Flowering Christmas Cactus Painting Kit

Sale price$24.99

Discover the beauty of desert blooms and capture the essence of nature in every brushstroke with our Flowering Cactus kit. This kit combines drawing and painting skills, featuring a class on drawing a cactus and achieving correct light and shadow, along with painting techniques to mix colors for vibrant flowers. The comprehensive class covers essential aspects like blending, lighting, shadows, perspective, and foreshortening for a cohesive and dimensional final painting. Completion time is approximately 2 hours plus dry time.
Size: 8x10 inches
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What’s Included:

  • On-demand video classes
  • 4 acrylic paints
  • 1 canvas
  • 1 outline
  • Graphite paper
  • Canvas panel
  • Hinging labels
  • 1 Paint Palette
  • Unlimited help over email
  • Wildcard: We always include bonus supplies for practicing

Course Materials

Module 1: Welcome

Congrats on making Time For Art! First things first, in this lesson we will share the goals of this class. 

Module 2: Drawing Lesson Video

We draw the cactus, render in light and shadow, and learn realistic drawing practices.

Module 3: Painting Lesson Video 1

We do a wash style base coat on the canvas in the respective hues; transfer the cactus from the provided outline, and base coat the cactus, needles, and flowers.

Module 4: Painting Lesson Video 2

We paint the details in the  foreground images, render the flowers in light and shadow, paint in the needle detail and cactus specifics.

Module 5: Bonus & Next Steps

Who Is This Kit For?

  • Individuals who already have some painting and drawing skills and want to explore more complex techniques
  • This class is designed to help students gain confidence in their abilities as an artist
  • Recommended for ages 11+

What’s Included:

  • On-demand video classes
  • 4 acrylic paints
  • 1 canvas
  • 1 outline
  • Graphite paper
  • Canvas panel
  • Hinging labels
  • 1 Paint Palette
  • Unlimited help over email
  • Wildcard: We always include bonus supplies for practicing

Course Materials

Module 1: Welcome

Congrats on making Time For Art! First things first, in this lesson we will share the goals of this class. 

Module 2: Drawing Lesson Video

We draw the cactus, render in light and shadow, and learn realistic drawing practices.

Module 3: Painting Lesson Video 1

We do a wash style base coat on the canvas in the respective hues; transfer the cactus from the provided outline, and base coat the cactus, needles, and flowers.

Module 4: Painting Lesson Video 2

We paint the details in the  foreground images, render the flowers in light and shadow, paint in the needle detail and cactus specifics.

Module 5: Bonus & Next Steps

Who Is This Kit For?

  • Individuals who already have some painting and drawing skills and want to explore more complex techniques
  • This class is designed to help students gain confidence in their abilities as an artist
  • Recommended for ages 11+

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How Does It Work?

The kit and supplies are mailed to your front door. The pace of this project is then set by you! Each kit comes with a video class series to follow. The videos show the instructor creating the project with you in real time. The student can email the instructor at any time for feedback. You have access to the video for 12 months!

Meet Your Instructor

Allison is a lifelong studio artist and designer who resides in Chicago, Illinois. She has produced and sold her work in Chicago area art fairs and galleries nationwide. Most recently, she was one of the awarded artists in the national juried exhibition at the Tubac Center of the Arts in Tubac, Arizona. Allison has her BFA in Studio Art from Miami University, Oxford, OH.

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