It’s like embarking on a voyage on the sea of color, with each new wave bringing a discovery. Each breeze also whispers some secrets. This is more than a course; it’s an adventure into creativity. It opens up a whole new world for artistic expression, thanks to the unpredictable fluidity of alcohol inks. Read more.
Expect to see a colorful kaleidoscope as you enter this course. Each color is waiting to share its own story with your canvas. It begins by introducing the alcohol ink medium, a vibrant and saturated color, with a fluid, unpredictable quality. The course will teach you about alcohol inks – their different properties and how to best use them. This is like meeting the characters from a brand new novel. They all have their own personalities and stories to share.
The art of letting it go is one of the very first things you will learn. In order to paint with alcohol ink, you must find the right balance of control and creativity. This is achieved by allowing inks to follow their own paths while still maintaining your sense of control. Ink application techniques will be taught, from drips to drops to air blowers and straws. The process encourages experimentation, embracing the unanticipated and creative freedom.
The course will take you deeper and deeper into alcohol ink. The course will explore the different ways to create textures, ranging from simple, fluid patterns to complex, intricate designs. This course will teach you how to use different tools such as sponges, brushes and fingers in order to create various effects.
Color theory and composition are major topics of discussion. The course will teach you how to combine and layer different colors for depth and interest. Alcohol ink painting requires a deep understanding of how colors influence and interact with each other. The inks can blend or merge unexpectedly.