Module 7: Paints and Spray Control

7.1: Understanding the Medium: Acrylics, Spray Paint, and More

  • Discussing various paint mediums, focusing on acrylics and spray paints.
  • Understanding the properties of each medium and their unique effects in artwork.
  • Hands-on exercise: Experimenting with acrylic and spray paints.

7.2: Techniques for Spray Control

  • Introduction to basic spray painting techniques and control.
  • Discussing the safety measures while handling spray paints.
  • Hands-on exercise: Practicing spray control techniques.

7.3: Safety Measures for Spray Painting

  • Understanding the importance of safety when using spray paints.
  • Guidelines for protective equipment and safe working environments.
  • Discussion: Sharing experiences and safety practices.

7.4: Creating Textures and Effects with Paint

  • Learning to create textures, gradients, and effects using paint.
  • Experimenting with mixed media to enhance texture in your artwork.
  • Hands-on exercise: Creating a textured art piece using the learned techniques.

7.5: Hands-on: Create an Art Piece Using Learned Paint Techniques

  • Applying all the learned painting techniques to create a final art piece.
  • Understanding how to evaluate your painting for composition, balance, and style.
  • Sharing your artwork and receiving feedback from the course community.