Acrylic

Spotlight on acrylic – Tony Paul puts Jackson’s Artist Acrylic through its paces

Tony Paul puts Jackson’s Artist Acrylic paints through their paces, demonstrating the use of transparent and opaque colours, and the importance of glazing.

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How to paint a snowy landscape using watercolour and chalk pastels

Helen Tarr shows how watercolours and chalk pastels make a great combination for a snowy landscape painting.

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Acrylics are quick drying paints that can be used straight from a tube, like oil paints, or can be thinned with water, like watercolour.

Try this popular medium with our ultimate guide to acrylics and discover our great range of tips, techniques and demonstrations.