Bold Color Primer – Self Paced

August 01, 2021 - September 30, 2021


Bold Color Primer just launched August 1. It is a beginner level acrylic portrait painting class in bold color style. There are no prerequisites required. It is an online class with no physical location. Here is the registration link

The cost is $69 USD, and there are 12 sessions. In the class students learn 

  • Description and Demo of tools
  • Properties of Color
  • What is the Color Wheel?
  • Two complete starter portraits

The supply list is: 

various colors


Masterson Sat-Wet Palette (large)
Brush Wash Container
Palette Knife
Brushes: 1/4 inch, 1/2 inch, 1 inch and a detail brush


2x Pre Gesso Square Stretched Canvas


About The Instructor

Charla Maarschalk is a Canadian painter who specializes in painting large, bold color, gestural faces. She has been a creative all her life working in the graphic arts as well as photography.

Charla has taught art almost as long as she has practiced it and has acquired a large online following. You can see some of her work below. Check out her online portfolio at and follow her on social media.

August 01, 2021 - September 30, 2021
12:00 am