BASIC ACRYLIC PAINTING TECHNIQUES
Acrylic paint is pigment mixed with a synthetic polymer binder. Which gives the paint its unique qualities.
YOU DO NOT ADD WATER TO ACRYLIC PAINT = this will give you watercolour.
You mix colour with acrylic paint ON THE CANVAS
Make sure you have THREE TONES of colour
1 dark blue
2 medium blue
Place the dark colour down in a small patch, do not wash brush out, lay down the medium tone on top, lay down white on top of that and lightly blend. This is a wet in wet blend.