06) Fluid Art (Acrylic)

Introductions to the ways to do fluid painting art and how to attain cell formations within the art. How to properly dry the paintings. How to apply coatings to archive your paintings.

Class Outline

Class One:

  • Introduction to materials and class
  • Choosing the right colors
  • How to properly mix paints for doing fluid pours
  • Using and mixing in the silicone
  • Doing a clean pour technique


Class Two:

  • Doing a dirty pour technique
  • Doing a dirty pour flip cup technique
  • how to edit the pouring in a creative technique
  • adding a resin coat for protection.

Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.

Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.

Items to buy for this class

Classroom Materials:

- Gloves
- Fluid acrylic paint, primary colors and black and white
- Silicon oil
- Canvas or canvas, or wood panels.
- Resin

- Canvas panel or canvas, or wood panel at least 5 of optional size.

- Fluid acrylic paint at least 300ml, optional colors.
- Uniform (optional)
- A tray to carry the artwork home

On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.

Where to buy your materials

Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:

  • Cass Art (Fire station): Community Classes students get a 15% discount upon presenting the registration ticket
  • Jarir Bookstore: on Rayyan Road or Salwa Road
  • Color Note: on Al Nasser Street
  • Ibn Al Qayyim: at Markhiya Roundabout
  • Al Rawnaq

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Terms & Conditions apply

Participants must buy their own materials

Sat, 16 Feb, 2019
Sat, 23 Feb, 2019
9:00am - 11:00am
VCUQatar, Room 166
QAR 550


Maya Ismail

Maya Ismail is a Lebanese/Colombian and holds a BA in Arts and Graphic Design. She is a hands-on, experienced art teacher, guiding students in various arts as well as developing their creativity. She designs and creates active lessons engaging learners to reach their fullest potential of creative production.

Ismail develops concepts and artwork, creating graphic design solutions from concept through to completion. She is responsible for developing and creating both digital and print designs for a wide range of print, publications, and advertising. “Multi-culture is my passion; traveling and discovering art in history books inspires my work.”