Author: Amanda Rinaldi

Amanda is a self-taught artist and founder of The Buzzed Artist, dedicated to teaching adult beginners how to art with confidence using acrylic paint and love themselves in the creation process. If you want to get started right with acrylic painting, be sure to enroll in her FREE mini-course The Acrylic Artist's Toolkit.
Nutcracker Pop Art Acrylic Painting Tutorial

Nutcracker Pop Art Acrylic Painting Tutorial

The beginner’s step-by-step guide to painting a nutcracker in the pop art style using acrylic paint. Whenever I think about Christmas, my mind immediately snaps to memories of watching old Christmas movies, catchy singalongs, and decorating the mantle with my nutcracker. As a little kid, nutcrackers always fascinated me (mainly I loved ooggling their highly…

Holiday Gingerbread House Acrylic Painting Tutorial

Holiday Gingerbread House Acrylic Painting Tutorial

The beginner’s step-by-step guide to painting a decorative gingerbread house using acrylic paint. Christmas is just around the corner and if there is one thing my taste buds cannot go without, it’s gingerbread! I freakin’ love gingerbread anything – cookies, snaps, spices…and most of all – GINGERBREAD HOUSES. I was the weird kid that LOVED…

Are Arteza Acrylic Paint Markers any Good?| My Honest Review

Are Arteza Acrylic Paint Markers any Good?| My Honest Review

Arteza’s line of acrylic paint markers raises a lot of questions whether they are a good alternative to traditional paint and can provide good quality. In this review, we’ll put them to the test to find out. In case you’ve been living under a rock this whole time, I have been on a roll reviewing…

What to do with your old or unwanted canvas paintings

What to do with your old or unwanted canvas paintings

6 methods to help declutter all those paintings stashed in your closet and make room for more art in your life, even if your painting is “undonate-able”. Have you ever had so much canvas artwork that you’re running out of room to store them? If you’re anything like me, you definitely have encountered one issue multiple…