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Van Gogh’s Hollyhocks in Blue Vase

In this lesson, "Van Gogh’s Hollyhocks in Blue Vase", Ginger shows you how to use a sea sponge to create this faux back background. You will learn how to make lots of "greens" and once again...lots of layering! As Ginger says, "Acrylic paintings are all about layering!" Tutorial Introduction Part 1 Part 2 Part 3...
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Back Behind the Barn

In this lesson, "Back Behind the Barn", Ginger will show you how to paint this backyard scene with a ladder and blossoming flowers. You will learn how important color placement is as you work on this painting. Ginger explores the Holbein acrylic paints in the painting of a ladder left behind a barn. The reds,...
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Ginger’s Arboretum

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Jamaican Waterfalls

In this lesson, "Jamaican Waterfalls", Ginger shows you how to use a limited palette to create this three dimensional acrylic painting that will a challenge even for our more seasoned artists. This may be a "little" painting, but don't be miss lead, as Ginger shows you new ways to paint a waterfall and add depth...
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Glass with Four Tulips and Bugs

In this lesson, "Glass with Four Tulips and Bugs", Ginger shows you how to use a little more impressionistic rendition of this classic 1615 painting by Ambrosius Bosschaert. When we say a "Box of Cookie" lessons, that means, "Watch before painting!" Take your time to see how this is put together before y0u pick up that paintbrush....
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Boat Studio – Monet

In this lesson, "Boat Studio – Monet", Ginger shows you how to paint this unique painting of studio that floats down the river for the artist's inspiration. This is a fairly easy painting, a 2-Cookie lesson, that will teach you to make your own greens, and a lot of them as well as blending the...
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Forbidden Door with Rusty Lock

In this lesson, "Forbidden Door with Rusty Lock", Ginger shows you how to apply layer after layer of color to create this wonderful painting. You will learn so much from this painting, that same may refer to it as the "Forgotten Door". Once again, you are encouraged to watch this lesson and make notes before...
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Small Town on a Canal

In this lesson, "Small Town on a Canal", Ginger shows you how to paint this charming small town with the reflections in the water. This lesson is being offered to both VLL and WW members. This gives the VLL a chance to try a very challenging Wave & Water lesson. This is over a 3-hour...
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Apple Blossoms Outside of Paris

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Fresh Eggs

In this lesson, "Fresh Eggs", Ginger shows you how to use a limited palette to create this three dimensional acrylic painting that will a challenge even for our more seasoned artists. NOTE: Make sure to add the "post-sort-julian-date" custom field, featured image, tags, categories (VLL or WW, and Cookie Level). Tutorial Introduction Part 1 Part...
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This is the current listing of tutorials in the "Video Lesson Library" presented from the newest to the oldest.

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VG Gladiolus Featured Image
Back Behind the Barn Featured Image
Ginger's Arboretum Featured Image
Jamaican Waterfalls Featured Image
Tulip Bugs Featured Image
Boat Studio Monet Featured Image
Forbidden Door Rusty Lock Featured Image
Small Town Featured Image
Apple Blossoms Outside of Paris Featured Image
Fresh Eggs Featured Image
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