15 Abstract Painting Ideas

abstract painting ideas

Sarah Hearts 

People have a differing opinion on what constitutes an abstract painting. In general, abstract art strives to look different from reality, but it can depict nature using a variety of colors and shapes. Some people think abstract art is random and therefore, easy. However, the most awe-inspiring abstract art implements texture and design intentionally.

We don't need to have an artistic sensibility to enjoy painting. In most cases, following along with art tutorials takes the guesswork out of the composition and allows us to get lost in the process.

Looking for some inspiration to get started? These abstract painting ideas use different mediums and techniques that beginners and advanced painters can follow.