FROM: Bold School
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Explore classes in three levels of expertise:
Basic training for Bold Artists.
Bold color begins here! Learn to use acrylic tools while discovering the foundations of color. Becoming a unique artist starts with learning the skills.
Learn to paint faces in abstract color: a foundational, intensive class with 40+ hours of instruction. Find courage to create and break out of realism.
It's a movement!
Building on your foundations in bold color, you are free to explore and discover the Bold Artist that lives inside of you. Paint along and improve your skills with your favorite portrait or animal.
What is Bold School?
Here's a quick message from our founder to tell you what we're all about.
Creative Freedom is here
Enroll in self-paced classes. Discover what it is to create outside of the classic art box
and learn alongside bold color artists of all levels. The Bold Color Revolution starts here.
Two Course Bundle
TWO COURSES! You save $46 to buy supplies! Everything you need to learn Bold Color. Bold Color Primer introductory course PLUS Bold Color Bootcamp intensive class. Everything you need to get started and paint with the creative freedom of bold color is in this bundle.
$339 USD ($385 Value)
Start with the Skull
Demystifying the face is the goal of this foundational quick study class. Understanding what lies beneath the layers of the portrait will help you successfully render and troubleshoot every face you paint! Learn the proportions and basic sketching outlines for rendering a human skull from the level front and level side view.
Paint a Rainbow Portrait
[NEW CLASS] // Paint a complete portrait using every color of the rainbow, literally. Mix a palette using the main colors of the spectrum. See how they can be used to emote a prism of color across a face in a non-uniform way. Charla will demonstrate how she created this portrait in real-time from palette mixing to the final strokes. (builds on foundational teaching from Bold Color Bootcamp)
Do you have questions?
All of our classes include a private community where you can request feedback from Bold School Mentors.