Back to Basics Refresher 1: Acrylic Nail Course

Unsure about acrylic? It's time to master it! Dive into the fundamentals of various acrylic types, temperatures, brushes, and brand-specific techniques. Join my 5-hour private short course, where you'll receive personalized 1:1 instruction with me. 

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Back to Basics Refresher 1: Acrylic with Intro to Gel Polish Nail Course

Have you been looking for a beginner or acrylic nail class in Rhode Island? Look no further.

My acrylic nail class is the perfect starting point for beginners and/or individuals looking to dip their toes into the captivating realm of nail artistry in Rhode Island.

Above all, this comprehensive beginner acrylic nail class is tailored to provide you with the fundamental knowledge and hands-on experience needed to create stunning acrylic nail designs in Rhode Island.

Whether you're brand new to nail care or simply want to explore your interest without committing to a full-time school program, my course is designed with your needs in mind.


  • Beginner-Friendly: I welcome novices with open arms, providing step-by-step guidance to build your skills from the ground up.
  • Affordable Learning: Say goodbye to the hefty tuition fees. My course offers a cost-effective way to kickstart your journey into nail artistry without breaking the bank.
  • Hands-On Practice: Gain practical experience in acrylic nail application, shaping, and creative design.
  • Flexible Scheduling: Choose a schedule that fits your lifestyle and commitments, allowing you to learn at your own pace.
  • Quality Instruction: Learn from an experienced and licensed Rhode Island manicurist who is passionate about nurturing your talent and ensuring your success.


In this 5-hour Acrylic Nail course, I'll guide you through the essentials of acrylic nail painting, education and techniques.

For example, this class includes the following:

  • Introduction to Nail Anatomy and Prep: Overview of nail anatomy and its importance in nail care. Explanation of nail prep techniques, including filing, shaping, and cuticle care. Discussion on the implements and tools needed for acrylic nail application.
  • Applying Nail Forms and Building Acrylic Nails: Step-by-step demonstration on how to apply nail forms for acrylic nail extension. Hands-on practice session on building acrylic nails using nail forms.\
  • Gel Polish Application: Introduction to gel polish application techniques. Demonstration on how to apply gel base coat, color, and top coat. Tips for achieving a flawless gel polish application.
  • Sanitation Overview: During the class we'll discuss the importance of sanitation and hygiene in nail salons, explanations of proper sanitation practices for tools and workstations and discussion on how to maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Basic Beginner Nail Art: Introduction to basic nail art techniques. Hands-on practice session on simple nail art designs suitable for beginners. Tips for creating eye-catching nail art using acrylic paints and nail art tools.


This Rhode Island acrylic nail class is priced at $350 and payment in full is due upon booking.

My acrylic nail class price includes the 5 hour course, in addition to a nail kit and RI sales tax.


You have the option of paying by credit card or similarly choosing convenient installment payments through ShopPay.

I will personally contact you to confirm the exact course time and day(s) of your choosing once your payment and booking confirmation are received. 



The classes will take place in my classroom at 478 Reservoir Avenue, Cranston, RI 02910.

Feel free to reach out to me at 401-699-1881 (call or text) should you have any questions before making a booking.


ri office of postsecondary commissioner

This course has been approved through short course of completion from the RI Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner. Authorization letter in classroom for verification.

Nail Class FAQs

Who can take this nail class?

My nail training courses are designed to welcome everyone, regardless of their skill level.

Whether you're a beginner looking to kickstart your journey into nail care, an intermediate learner seeking to refine your techniques, or an advanced nail enthusiast looking to expand your knowledge, my classes are tailored to accommodate all stages of expertise.

Moreover, it's essential to highlight that no manicurist license is required to enroll in my courses. I extend my warm invitation to stay-at-home parents seeking new skills, mothers and daughters and individuals interested in delving deeper into the world of nails, or those who wish to take a more budget-friendly approach to see if they like the profession before committing to a full-fledged nail school.

I’m here to empower your passion for nails, no matter where you're starting from on your nail art journey.

When are the classes?

The majority of my classes are 1-on-1 sessions so I schedule the classes around your personal schedule.

I can schedule daytime, nighttime or weekend. Give me a call if you have any further questions.

Is financing available?

Yes. Through Shop Pay in partnership with Affirm you have the option of paying in biweekly installments or 12 monthly payments depending on the price and course you choose.

What do I receive upon completion?

You will receive a certificate of completion of Nail Training for the specific course you take and a Barbicide certificate.