5 Simple Steps to Master Paint Glazing
by Ashley Dreiling
In this video, Studio Wildlife breaks down the process of glazing with acrylics into five easy steps. The key to creating a canvas where the subject comes to life really boils down to color saturation and shadowing.
First, you want to paint the background and the key visual (in this case, a parakeet) with transparent acrylic. Look for the word “hue” on the paint tube to make sure it’s transparent. You can also thin your paint with water or a glazing medium.
Check out the video to find out the rest of the steps.