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Choosing Subject Matter

So you've decided to try painting, but what do you want to paint?  Portraits, landscapes, still-life, and abstract or non-objective subject matter can all be good places to start finding ideas for your painting.


Some of the tools that are available to students in the Painting Center include:

-variety of paintbrushes 

-palette knives

-nontraditional painting tools (toothbrush, droppers, scraping tools)

-watercolor paint

-watercolor pencil

-acrylic paint

-tempera paint 

-specialty paper

-painting mediums

-paint palettes

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