Painting a Galaxy with Acrylics in 10 Minutes!


Today we paint a galaxy with a starry night sky in 10 minutes! This is a real time acrylic painting tutorial.

Primary Red (By: Liquitex Baics)
Primary Blue (By: Liquitex Baics)
Titanium White (By: Liquitex Baics)
Mars Black (By: Liquitex Baics)

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  1. CRAZY MAN says

    What talent to imagine something so real.

  2. skulled one says

    im trying so hard to see the painting as a painting but all i see is a beautiful galaxy.

  3. Sarah Cabral says

    This should have way more view! Absolutely love your work.

  4. Crystal Gray says

    I definitely stumbled upon this on Google, I clicked on the video because I wondered if by random chance it was you. Congratulations on this man, I had no idea you had a YouTube channel with cool tutorials like this for people!

  5. Tebin says

    I don't know shit about painting. Can someone like me do this within 10 hours and have it not turn out like complete shit?

  6. Robyn Swartwood says

    I love!!

  7. Cookie Monster says

    Thanks for this video Ryan.
    I had the idee of painting a gallaxy for years but I never got to it.
    You inspiered me very much to go and paint one myself.

  8. Lynda Westlund says

    Would it work on a fiberglass horse ?

  9. Pedro Ortiz says

    looks great, I'd use elongated canvasses instead.

  10. Anshika Rao says

    i wasted a lot of paint to bring this type of texture or to paint galaxy… but this trick is really best… thankyou for uploading this video

  11. Tom and Linda Steber says

    Wonderful tutorial-thank you! My son arranged for us to share a painting class this evening, and we'll be painting a starry sky, with the moon and perhaps a galaxy in view. This helped me to be prepared for the fun of the evening ahead. Thanks again.

  12. s olsen says

    Absolutely Stunning! What a great tutorial… I do need to try this…! thanks for sharing! : D

  13. SICOLIRIC says

    thanks from the spainπŸ˜‰

  14. trahapace150 says

    can this be done with oil paint?

  15. luminousi says

    This will take me 10 hours xD

  16. goldmarkregal says

    Thank you for sharing, I'm going to try this.

  17. trappedemotions says

    where have you been all my life????
    you're very good at explaining the important details and techniques i have been searching for someone this clear!

  18. lwj kda says

    Excellent! Thank you. πŸ™‚

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  20. Alxson says

    Absolutely beautiful !

  21. _ HydraTookTheTardis _ says

    This was uploaded on my birthday πŸ™‚

  22. caleb Ens says

    Wow, amazing videos. You are a great teacher and extremely helpful. Thank you!

  23. Jennifer Benton says

    You are a amazing artist

  24. Jody Hains says


  25. Jennifer Benton says

    If you are doing a tapping effect why did you not use a sponge I'm am just curious πŸ€“

  26. edvolve says

    Finally, a really great technique online that has the outcome of a quality looking galaxy that doesn't require soft pastel. Bravo!

  27. Sanjana Shaibal says

    subscribed… hope to learn from u πŸ™‚ i m a beginner who has no patience…. hahahahahahahahaha

  28. Kimicvyla Nokerano says

    Think that's a nebula but I loaf it!

  29. JD Orosco says

    Love it! Thank you for sharing 😊 Julie

  30. Nati Whatever says

    I don't know the black stripes ruined it so much for me. I can't help it. But still great!

  31. Brittany Mosley says

    Ilove your work. you make it so simple. ill be checking out your patreon page also.

  32. AlbaWind MacTavish-Blair says

    Black gesso?

  33. Samantha Bright says

    Any tips for painting an acrylic on regular paper? It's for my art final

  34. Selina Bonser says

    This is awesome. I wouldn't have thought that this effect could be done so quickly with acrylics. Thank you for the video kind sir.

  35. Julie Paul Collins says

    so cool thank you for sharing

  36. Michelson Chaparro Romero says

    Muchas Gracias! πŸ˜€

  37. Rick G says

    That was actually very helpful and clear, thank you! πŸ‘β˜ΊπŸ˜œ

  38. EZTY In says

    love it so much

  39. Elly Greaves says

    STUNNING !!!!

  40. Wolf's Thunder says

    When you paint the whole canvas black, can it be ivory black?

  41. Cristobal A. Diaz Vera Chris says

    Muy bueno, ΒΏtiene su libro en espaΓ±ol?
    usted explica muy bien.

  42. starwolf539 says

    LOVE this!

  43. an L says

    i do like this painting πŸ™‚

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