For beginners painting with acrylics may be the best thing to start. Since acrylic is versatile and fast drying, it will help the beginners to raise their confidence in painting. However, as a beginner in the painting world you should search as many information as possible to get you well informed so that you can create master piece on your own. Here are few tips on how to start painting with acrylics for beginners.
You should keep the acrylic paint workable. Since acrylics dry so fast, you should keep it wet when it placed in a palette. The best palette for a beginner is made of plastic. You can also buy a spray bottle to spray the palette once the acrylic paint begins to dry. To keep your canvass free from water drops running, you must have a cloth to wipe your wet brushes in order not to make any blotches in canvass.
Make sure that you not applied the acrylics thickly in your canvass. With thick appliance it may difficult to erase because the tint is permanent unlike watercolor which can be easily over-painted without disturbing other color. After you adapted with those steps above, now you are ready to paint using acrylics without worrying too much.