Instagram YouTube Pinterest Facebook

Textured Pineapple Painting

Americana® Premium™ Mediums

Textured Pineapple Painting
Love it? Share it! Pinterest

Textured Pineapple Painting

designed by Chelsey Heil

Add dimension and texture to your paintings with Premium Heavy Gel Medium Gloss!

See more projects using this product.
Learn more about Americana® Premium™ Mediums.


Americana® Premium™ Acrylics

  • Carbon Black (DTA37)
  • Cobalt Blue Hue (DTA31)
  • Cobalt Teal Hue (DTA29)
  • Green Gold (DTA20)
  • Hansa Yellow Light (DTA18)
  • Primary Magenta (DTA03)
  • Titanium White (DTA40)

Americana® Premium™ Mediums

  • Gloss Heavy Gel Medium (DTAM02)

Other supplies

  • craft paintbrushes
  • 11" x 14" canvas


  1. Lightly draw the pineapple onto a primed surface. Use flat brush with Cobalt Blue Hue mixed with white and black to block in the foreground. Use flat brush with Hansa Yellow Light mixed with white to block in the background. Mix Heavy Gel Medium Gloss with Hansa Yellow Light - dab onto the canvas to create the pineapple shape and to create dimension. Let dry. Mix Primary Magenta with white and Heavy Gel Medium Gloss, then dab on to create highlights and texture.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Mix Primary Magenta with Cobalt Blue Hue to create shadows in the pineapple. Use a liner to add ā€œvā€ details to the pineapple with Cobalt Blue Hue mixed with black. Use Green Gold in make the crown of leaves and outline with Cobalt Blue Hue mixed with black.