Alcohol Ink Painting Techniques
Learn Alcohol Ink Painting Techniques
Alcohol Ink is an exciting medium and offers an opportunity for artists of all levels to create wonderful, vivid art. Be sure to join our community for access to exclusive tips, tools, resources and lessons!
How to Paint with Alcohol Ink
Alcohol ink is a vibrant and breathtaking art medium that is growing in popularity in the art world! No other medium provides the fluid and flow than alcohol ink. WARNING: Once you’ve had a chance to work with alcohol ink, you will be hooked. It’s an addictive medium that offers something for artists of all levels. Learning alcohol ink painting techniques is fun and you will grow as an artist the more you put into learning to “go with the flow” of the inks, as well as how to manipulate the medium to create highly representational works of art!
We also offer several resources for learning to Paint with Alcohol Ink.
- Join the FREE Alcohol Ink Art Community here for great “getting started” resources for those just getting started with alcohol ink!
- Join our Alcohol Ink Art Community of Facebook!
- Take an eLesson (see our Learn Alcohol Ink store)
- Check out the Alcohol Ink Art Society! eLessons & Private Facebook Group with exclusive resources. Exclusive!
- Subscribe to the Alcohol Ink Art Community on YouTube for video demonstrations and free lessons on painting with alcohol ink!
- Check out our Alcohol Ink Art Community Contributors pages. These amazing and talented artists are also instructors and teach classes, both within the community and on their respective websites. Check them out!
Below are some of the featured techniques shared on the website by our team of alcohol ink instructors.
NOTE: Many of the tips and resources below are free for your enjoyment. However, some are part of our “Society” content and only available to our premium members.
Alcohol Ink Artist and Community contributor Korinne Carpino shared this video recently on her blog (check it out here)!
In celebration of Mother's Day Week, Sandy Sandy provides this wonderful fully narrated demonstration of painting Lilacs with alcohol ink on YUPO. Enjoy! T"HAPPY HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY to all you moms, of humans and fur babies! I HOPE YOUR SPRING IS CREATIVELY FABULOUS!...
Alcohol Ink Artist, Instructor and founding contributor to the Alcohol Ink Art Community and Society, Francine Dufour Jones shares with us her eLesson on this painting! Supply list for Alcohol Inks Basic Tropical Workshop Download line drawing of two sets of...
In this wonderful demonstration, alcohol ink artist Sharen AK Harris demonstrates painting with alcohol pearls on Black Card Stock.
Laurie “Trumpet” Williams demonstrates the new line of Tim Holtz Alcohol Ink Card Stock from Ranger Ink – Brushed Silver, Silver Sparkle and Matte Black Card Stock
Quick demonstration of using the ink from an alcohol ink marker to paint. Recommended Alcohol Ink Markers
How to painting lace with alcohol Ink, Alcohol Ink eLesson by Sharen AK Harris from Sharen AK Harris Fine Art
On the TENTH Day of Christmas... Sheryl Williams, Alcohol Ink artist, instructor and founding contributor to the Alcohol Ink Art community, shares a technique of painting with alcohol ink using FANTASTIX. Materials list for this presentation can be found here:...
On the SEVENTH Day of Christmas…Korinne Carpino gives us a demonstration of how to paint a poinsettia with alcohol ink.
Artist Nancy Jernigan demonstrates creating a tree landscape scene on black canvas with alcohol ink!