Whether you're a beginner just getting started or an experienced crafter looking to hone your skills, the educational materials on this page will help you learn to paint! We have practice guides to help you master the basic brush strokes, on-demand painting classes, and even exclusive product kits available to help you take your painting abilities to the next level. Be sure to come back often, as we will continue to update this page with new content.
Before you can learn how to paint, you should master the basic strokes for both flat and round brushes. Take a look at each of these articles to download our free practice guides, watch tutorial videos, and learn more about about proper stroke techniques.
Brush Stroke Basics: How to Use a Flat Brush
Want to learn how to use a flat brush properly? Watch these in-depth videos and download our Flat Brush practice guide to master the basic flat brush strokes!
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Brush Stroke Basics: How to Use a Round Brush
Want to learn how to use a round brush properly? Watch the in-depth videos and download our Round Brush practice guide to master the basic round brush strokes!
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In the Paint with Plaid Facebook Live Streams, we teach the basics of how to create a beautiful painting in just one hour! Invite your friends, grab your favorite drink and join us for the ultimate night in as we paint the night away! Want to join us live for the next one? Check out the upcoming events on our Facebook page!
With the FolkArt One Stroke Beginner Kits, you will quickly learn the One Stroke decorative painting technique, as developed by artist and teacher Donna Dewberry. The kit includes everything you need to create the projects featured in our Learn to Paint series.