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Love Acrylics
  • Love Acrylics

    Break all the rules and explore acrylic paint in a free and fun way! This book encourages you to

    get over the fear of the blank canvas and the anxiety over the outcome, and focus on the process

    of painting and the joy of creating.

    Whether you're a nervous novice who doesn't know how to get started or a skilled classical

    painter looking to try something new, you will benefit from the activities in this book ranging from

    quick, messy and expressive exercises to relaxing and meditative paintings.

    Artist and teacher Courtney Burden shares 100 prompts and projects that will build your

    confidence and inspire you to roll up your sleeves and play with acrylic paint in a pressure-free

    way. There is no right or wrong way to create a painting, so enjoy the journey, relax, unwind and

    have fun!

    About the Author

    Courtney Burden is an Atlanta-based artist, educator and blogger behind the hugely popular art

    and lifestyle blog My Friend Court (, which has had 300K visitors in the

    past year. Teaching elementary school art for five years, as well as online painting courses,

    Courtney has a passion for sharing the artistic experience with others. She is most inspired by

    colour and travel and can be found painting, art journalling, reading, blogging, drinking coffee and

    hanging out with her two dachshunds.