What do you need to become a plein air painter?

If you’re already a painter and understand the basics of painting, then sign up for our free lessons, which include segments on plein air painting basics and the materials you’ll need to paint outdoors. You don’t need as much stuff as you might be used to having in the studio.

If you’ve never painted before and are starting from scratch, the first part of our free lessons will teach you how to use paint, the other supplies you need and how to use them, how to mix color, and how to do a painting. We have made it very simple and easy to understand, and you can progress at your own pace. All the lessons are free.

Look at the various resources we’ve listed and you’ll find about everything you need.

Learning Resources

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