Nancy’s free videos

About painting

Professional painter and instructor for over 30 years, Nancy shares her expertise on painting techniques, creativity and art in these FREE streaming videos. Learn to paint with Nancy’s books & videos or schedule a private classView more videos on Nancy’s YouTube Channel.

Applying
Gold Leaf

All the tips and tricks for a beautiful gold leaf surface, using gold and other metal leaf, from Nancy’s book Acrylic Illuminations45 min.

Is My
Painting Finished?

Surprising answers to artists’ #1 question, “Is It Finished?” Foolproof ways to know your painting is at its best. 63 min.

Metallic
Drawing Surface

How to create this unique reflective surface for use with drawing materials using acrylic, from Nancy’s book Acrylic Illuminations12 min.

Glazing on
Gold Leaf

Special ways to add subtle glazes of color, over a gold leaf or other metal surface, using acrylic, from Nancy’s book Acrylic Illuminations15 min.

Ideas About
Painting

There are many ways to define painting. Expand your ideas about painting with these contemporary concepts. 36 min.

How to
Paint Better

Nancy’s creative system for increasing an image’s viewing power and other highlights from her book Create Perfect Paintings28 min.

Making a
Living with art

This interview with Nancy is from a series by Heidi Easley, “Starving Artist No More”. Read more about artists making a living. 26 min.

Interference
Paints

Learn more about using exciting new reflective acrylic paints for unusual color shifts, from Nancy’s book Acrylic Illuminations18 min.

Free Your
Creativity

How to liberate a creative block! This intereview from the online summit Mindfully Alive. 45 min.

Conversation
With Nancy

This interview is hosted by Artisan Art Stores, in Santa Fe. Broadcast live, December 2016, 45 min.

Glazing
With Acrylic

Best acrylic painting techniques for applying a glaze (transparent layer of color) onto a painting. 3 min.

Painting
Inspiration

Nancy shares her inspiration for painting and her newest book Create Perfect Paintings. 9 min.

Special Offer

COMPLETE PAINTING INSTRUCTION

Learn everything you need from your first brushstroke to the finished painting. Acquire techniques and ground breaking concepts to shape your artistic vision.

Special Offer

COMPLETE PAINTING INSTRUCTION

Learn everything you need from your first brushstroke to the finished painting. Acquire techniques and ground breaking concepts to shape your artistic vision.