John H Burrow

John H Burrow

Award Winning Plein~Air Artist 2018

Acrylic Paint: Understanding The Modern Medium

Instructor: John H. Burrow  
(This is an indoor course using acrylics)

2 day workshop,   9am - 1pm,  Price:  $160.


Are you just not satisfied with how and when to apply your acrylic
paint properly?

Let master painter and certified art instructor John H. Burrow walk you through the world of Acrylic Paint, It’s Gels, Mediums, and Varnishes. As you work to complete your very own finished painting, You will uplift your confidence level that you have as an acrylic painter!


Supply List:


2 - 4 Cotton or linen canvases, or canvas panels.
Size:  8 x 10”  or...  9 x 12”  or...  12 x 16”.


Acrylic Paint:

Titanium white and any colours you have/like. I use: Cadmium Yellow Light or... Cadmium Yellow Medium, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Orange, Cadmium Red Medium, Quinacradone Magenta, Alizarin Crimson, Transparent Red Oxide. Pthalo Green, Sap Green, Cobalt Blue, Ultramarine Blue, Dioxazine Purple, and yes… Black. (The Instructor will supply all acrylic Gels and Mediums added to your paint for this course)


Portable easel/or Table Top easel…


Palette or... paper palette


Palette Knife. (Approximate 2 inches to three inches in length).


Brush Cleaning Container or water bucket for cleaning brushes.


Paper towels
(at least one full roll of good absorbent paper, shop towels are best)


Small plastic bags for garbage.

Brushes: I use mostly flats: 1/4 inch, 1/2 inch, and 1inch.  and one small round.  (Use synthetic acrylic art brushes) or Silver synthetics



 Sketchbook and pencils or... Sharpie style black markers.


A selection of 5 to 10 photos that you would  enjoy to work from. ( I will bring back-up photos if required) Choose photos that have strong patterns of light and shadow in order to get the most out of the exercises. Bring any subject matter that interests you… They do not have to be landscape photos.




Call to find out where and when this class takes place 1-928-451-2742