Painting a Fall Forest Path with Acrylics

Welcome to our online tutorial of painting a fall forest path with acrylics! 

In this online class, you will learn step by step through the process of capturing the essence and beauty of a serene forest during the enchanting autumn season.

As you embark on this artistic journey, you will learn various acrylic painting techniques that will help you bring to life the vibrant colors and textures of nature. 

Get ready to unleash your artistic expression and bring the vivid colors and serene atmosphere of the season to life on your canvas.

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From the rich hues of red, orange, and gold to the delicate details of falling leaves and textured tree barks, you will discover how to create a captivating scene that exudes the tranquility and magic of fall.

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist, this tutorial is designed to provide you with valuable insights and practical tips to enhance your acrylic painting skills. 

We will cover everything from selecting the right materials to understanding the principles of composition and creating depth in your artwork.

So, grab your paintbrushes and immerse yourself in the beauty of an autumn forest path as we embark on this creative adventure together. 

Let’s dive in and paint a magnificent autumn forest path that will leave viewers in awe!

What students are saying!

The teacher provided detailed explanations for each step of the painting. As a beginner, I appreciated her encouragement and peaceful demeanour. I look forward to taking her other classes.

– Chris Locke

Loved the texture making process a lot, fantastic forest painting.

– Mayuri


Acrylic Colors:  

  1. Titanium White
  2. Cadmium Yellow
  3. Teal Blue
  4. Burnt Umber
  5. Cadmium Orange
  6. Crimson Red
  7. Black
  8. Prussian Blue


  • I painted on a 9×11 inches canvas board.
  • You can paint on a canvas board or stretched canvas or an acrylic paper

Acrylic Brushes:

  • I used a size 6 flat brush (flat brush set) which is perfect for this canvas size. If you are painting bigger, then switch to a size that is proportionate with your painting surface.
  • Size 3 round brush (round brush set)


  • A palette
  • Glass of water
  • Tissue papers
PS. If you need some advice on acrylic painting supplies, check out this article: 3 Basic Acrylic Painting Supplies – The Minimalist List.

Get my exact supply list for acrylic paintings, with helpful color mixing tips that you can start implementing right away!

What will students learn in this class?

In this class, students will learn a variety of skills and techniques related to acrylic painting, specifically focusing on creating a stunning autumn forest path landscape. Some of the key learning objectives include:

1. Understanding the materials: Students will learn about the different types of acrylic paints, brushes, and canvas options available, as well as how to select and prepare the appropriate materials for their painting.

2. Color theory and palette selection: Students will explore the vibrant and harmonious colors of autumn and learn how to create a balanced color palette that captures the essence of the season.

3. Composition and design: Students will discover the principles of composition and design, such as creating a focal point, establishing a sense of depth, and arranging elements to create a visually pleasing composition.

4. Painting techniques: Various acrylic painting techniques will be covered, including blending, layering, dry brushing, and creating texture to represent elements like trees, foliage, and the forest path.

5. Capturing light and atmosphere: Students will learn how to effectively depict the interplay of light and shadows in the forest scene, as well as how to create a sense of depth and atmospheric perspective.

6. Adding details: From the intricate details of fallen leaves to the textures of tree bark, students will discover techniques for adding realistic and captivating details to their painting.

By the end of this class, students will have gained a solid foundation in acrylic painting techniques and the confidence to create their own breathtaking autumn forest path landscapes. 

They will also have developed their artistic eye and a deeper appreciation for the beauty of nature during the autumn season.

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What are the prerequisites for taking this class?

There are no specific prerequisites for taking this class. It is open to individuals of all skill levels, including beginners with little to no prior painting experience. However, having a basic understanding of acrylic painting techniques and familiarity with handling paintbrushes and acrylic paints can be beneficial.

1. Basic Art Supplies: Students should have access to the necessary art supplies to participate in the class.

2. Internet Access: As this is an online class, students will need a stable internet connection to access the class materials, watch video lessons, and engage in any online discussions or forums related to the course.

3. Eagerness to Learn: A positive attitude and a genuine enthusiasm for learning and exploring the world of acrylic painting are essential.

4. Time Commitment: Dedication and a commitment to allocating sufficient time for practice and completing assignments are important for making the most of the class.

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Who is this class for?

This course is designed for individuals of all skill levels who have an interest in acrylic painting and want to learn how to create a beautiful autumn forest path landscape. 

1. Beginners: Individuals who are new to acrylic painting and eager to learn the fundamentals of this versatile medium.

2. Intermediate Artists: Those with some experience in acrylic painting but seeking to refine their skills and expand their artistic repertoire.

3. Art Enthusiasts: Individuals who have a passion for art and a keen interest in capturing the beauty of nature through acrylic painting.

4. Hobbyists and Creative Individuals: People who enjoy art as a recreational activity or a creative outlet.

5. Nature and Landscape Lovers: Those who appreciate the beauty of natural landscapes and wish to translate that awe-inspiring beauty onto their canvases.

6. Lifelong Learners: Individuals who have a continuous thirst for knowledge and enjoy exploring new artistic mediums and subjects.

What students are saying!

Loved this lesson! Ms. Dey did a great job explaining the techniques and what was happening between layers. It is so helpful when instruction videos share knowledge to why or how a technique works so that the knowledge can be translated into other painting journeys. Thanks so much for this content!

– Mattea Felictia

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do you dream of creating beautiful acrylic landscapes, but feel unsure of where to begin?

Perhaps you struggle to paint something that truly resonates with you. Imagine the incredible opportunity to have a comprehensive, step-by-step guide from the comfort of your home, that reveals the exact techniques and tools required to create breathtaking paintings. 

Many of my students in the past believed that their lack of knowledge about art supplies, color selection, and painting techniques would hinder them from starting their artistic journey. However, I’m here to debunk that misconception. 

The truth is – these initial uncertainties should not hold you back. With the right guidance and support, you can overcome these obstacles and embark on your creative path. Don’t let the fear of the unknown discourage you. 

Together, we will navigate through the world of art supplies, unravel the secrets of color selection, and master the art of painting landscapes. 

You have the potential to achieve greatness in your artwork, and I’m here to help you every step of the way.

Say goodbye to uncertainty and hello to a transformative journey of learning and creating stunning acrylic landscapes.

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