The leaders in online art classes for the aspiring artist

Traditions Art School

DecoArt Traditions (formerly JansenArt Traditions) are high quality, mixable acrylic colours.  These resin-based acrylics perform as artists acrylics but also can be used to create watercolour or oil paint effects! The matt acrylic paints maintain the same excellent light-fastness for all decorative art applications.  Use with the DecoArt mediums for many techniques including wet blending, multi-layering, watercolour, dry brushing and more.  This state-of-the art line is ideal for a wide variety of surfaces including canvas, wood, walls, ceramic bisque, paper, metal and leather.  Cleans up easily with soap and water. Easy flow bottle, easy blendability, great brushability, lightfast, safe, pure pigments.

Country Love Crafts supply products for the Traditions Art School - an online training artist programme where learning to paint from the comfort of your home has never been easier.  Traditions online art school provides affordable convenient, quality painting and art educational instruction.  Students who want to learn to paint as a hobby and/or to advance their artistic skills can now do so with progressive online learning programmes.

Traditions run art courses to fit into busy schedules and they are open 24/7 for the convenience of their students.  The courses are fun and flexible in an easy to use format.  What is more, no special software is needed.

If you have already subscribed to the programme, go to our online shop to see the Traditions assortment of artists colour and artists brushes.

How do the online classes work?

  1. It all starts from home via your computer. After enrolling at the Traditions Art School, in the course of your choice, enter your online classroom. You will now have access to the supply sheets and course materials. Lessons, instructional videos and class forums are all open for your convenience 24/7.
  2. Download the supply sheet, and the lessons you need, gather your supplies and start your painting in the comfort of your own home. Work at your own pace and in your timetable.
  3. At any stage you may upload a photograph of your 'work in progress' to our classroom forums for a critique or helpful tips. You may do this and ask questions as often as you need to. We're always there to help and provide quick feedback for you. 

Flexible, Fun and Full of Feedback!   

The instructors are artists who take what they do very seriously. They are often right on the other side of the computer screen to help you receive a response to your questions very quickly.

You will enjoy getting feedback in the classroom forums. The teachers love what they do. Providing helpful detailed critiques to you, or a simple thumbs up, will help you move on to the next stage of the lesson and help you grow as an artist.

Online classes are interactive and you can also ask for input from other students. There's nothing like painting with like minded people and you will have fun doing so too! You might even make new friends when you share your painting experiences as you interact in forums and other classes.

Watch your confidence and skills grow as you receive encouragement and valuable feedback from experienced instructors who are there to help you.

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