This is a place for you to connect with others, discover your artistic voice, and flourish as a whole person.
Stop wasting your practice time on random painting lessons. With an exclusive curriculum designed for your growth, you’ll always know what to work on for maximum results.
Learn from award-winning professional artists specializing in acrylic instruction. Gain important insights and put proven methods into practice that will save you valuable time, energy and resources.
Motivation & Support
Becoming the artist of your dreams is within reach! You’ll get weekly live events and an incredible community of fellow artists so you can stay inspired every step of your creative journey.
You will discover your joy in art...
Hi, I'm Jed Dorsey, and this is Dianna Shyne.
We love art and have over 50 years of combined painting experience.
We're thrilled to share our expertise to help you reach your artistic goals!
What if you felt... Connected? Inspired? Excited to paint?
All this and more is included in your Acrylic University Membership:
Build a solid foundation for all your artistic pursuits with our premium full courses. Painting 101, Color 101, Design 101 & Plein Air 101 are designed for your growth and flourishing in art.
These hands-on experiences are a great way to learn as you participate with others in a structured setting. You can interact, ask questions, and enjoy painting with your AU friends - all from your own home!
Focused instruction with expert insights so you can learn to paint: Trees, Atmosphere, Water, Pathways, Flowers, Clouds, Mountains, Nocturnes, Structures, Urban Scenes, Light & Snow
With access to our LIVE Q&A, it's like having a professional coach available for advice whenever you need it. Ask any question you have and Jed and Dianna will give you their expert opinion to keep you moving forward.
You'll be able to access our Paint-Along Lessons, FAQ Video Library, and learn from Quick Tip Videos. We also have a Resource Photo Library with hundreds of images you are free to paint from and even sell!
With access to our vibrant member community and world-wide friends, you will grow to be your best artistic self. As a member of Acrylic University, you will always have a friend for your creative journey.
Acrylic University is all about getting creative, connecting with others, and having fun.
An environment of joy and freedom is the best catalyst for growth and discovery, therefore we laugh and have fun as much as possible. And no matter what, when you join Acrylic University, we want you to know you can count on three things:
Quality content designed for your growth.
You will be believed in and encouraged.
We value and welcome your feedback & ideas.