Acrylic painting techniques and works were popularised by the Pop Art Movement because they served as its primary media. The art of acrylic painting is quite new and fresh, since the type of colours used came into existence after the 1930s, and was commercially available for artists even later than that, sometime during the 1950s.
In the modern times, acrylic painting techniques are commonly preferred by experts as well as amateurs due to their durability, flexibility and easiness in correction of mistakes. They exist in several variations, some of which have become more popular than others, particularly because of their own unique characteristics.
Given below are a few common techniques used in contemporary acrylic painting:
Since acrylic paints have a high level of opacity, they can be used for producing uniform, flat colour areas. This technique generally comes in handy when there is a need to create…
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