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The Art of Gathering | Instant Access

Over the past 13 + years we have gathered others through live workshops here in the United States and abroad. Whether we have been leading a group making art along the Seine, taking a bike ride through the vineyards of Austria, baking croissants in Paris or opening the doors to our own home, land and studio…gathering has been at the heart of our business and life. We started workshops very simply in local shops and by moving furniture around in …

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48 Hours Remaining | 50% off Sale!

  Our semi-annual 50% off online course sale has just begun! USE CODE: JO50   We only do this twice a year and this will not happen again until January 2022! For the next 72 hours you can buy as many online art, business (yes, even Creatively Made Business) + lifestyle courses that you want for 50% off. We have over 185 online courses from over 110 different teachers!   ALL* courses currently running are included in the sale! *exceptions …

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50% Off Semi-Annual Sale | The Sale has JUST Begun!

  Our semi-annual 50% off online course sale has just begun! USE CODE: JO50   We only do this twice a year and this will not happen again until January 2022! For the next 72 hours you can buy as many online art, business (yes, even Creatively Made Business) + lifestyle courses that you want for 50% off. We have over 185 online courses from over 110 different teachers!   ALL* courses currently running are included in the sale! *exceptions …

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One More Day Until our Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale!

  If you are a member of our creative community and network you know what is coming!   If you are not a part of our network THIS is the time to join!   When you see the countdown coming that means IT is almost here! ONE more day until our semi-annual 50% off online course sale!   This sale allows you to buy as many online courses as you want, our courses are all downloadable, lifetime access and newer …

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Two Days until our Semi-Annual 50% off Sale!

  If you are a member of our creative community and network you know what is coming!   If you are not a part of our network THIS is the time to join!   When you see the countdown coming that means IT is almost here! TWO days until our semi-annual 50% off online course sale!   This sale allows you to buy as many online courses as you want, our courses are all downloadable, lifetime access and newer courses …

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Three Days Until our Semi-Annual 50% off Sale!

  If you are a member of our creative community and network you know what is coming!   If you are not a part of our network THIS is the time to join!   When you see the countdown coming that means IT is almost here! THREE days until our semi-annual 50% off online course sale!   This sale allows you to buy as many online courses as you want, our courses are all downloadable, lifetime access and newer courses …

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The Atelier with Marian Parsons | Registration Open

The eye of the creative is one of the most beautiful gifts to ourselves and others. I have been an admirer and now a friend of Marian Parsons (Miss Mustard Seed) for many years. Whether she is designing a home, refurnishing furniture or painting a landscape…how she SEES the world and then shares it is one of her most beautiful gifts. I am so honored to share with you that Marian has created her first online art course for our …

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The Art of Gathering | Creating Live Workshops

Over the past 13 + years we have gathered others through live workshops here in the United States and abroad. Whether we have been leading a group making art along the Seine, taking a bike ride through the vineyards of Austria, baking croissants in Paris or opening the doors to our own home, land and studio…gathering has been at the heart of our business and life. We started workshops very simply in local shops and by moving furniture around in …

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Come to our LAST live Creatively Made Business Workshop | A Few Spots Left!

Gathering other small business owners together to create community, clarify their message and leave with a plan has been one of the highlights of my life. The women, the businesses, the dreams, the struggles, the connections and how they left ON FIRE! I have watched them each show up in their businesses in powerful ways since the workshops and registration is now open for the last live Creatively Made Business workshop.   Will you join us? Registration is now open and …

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Proof of Life | Journal Entry No. 04

Proof of Life Journal Entry No. 04 Welcome to the Proof of Life journal entry series. Writing more in general, and specifically with you, is something I hope to continue throughout the year. Like many of you, life has become clearer over the past year and there are many things I have dropped along the way that I deeply desire to pick back up. In turn, there are things I never want to pick up again. From the very beginning, …

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The Roundup | Beauty Found on the Internet this Week!

I am constantly in awe of the beauty that is there if you have your eyes open to it. Sometimes it will be the little things like the sweet change of season happening here in Colorado, the smell of the plants at the nursery this time of year when everyone is beyond ready to play in the garden, the piano being played in our home, an unexpected gift from a friend and even beauty found on the internet given by …

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Birthday Sale! | 40% Off Any ONE Online Course

For the next 48 hours we are having a sale for 40% off any one course*   USE CODE: birthday40 This is the perfect time to grab that online class that you have been dreaming about taking. Our creative network has some of the most incredible artists around and the content is rich!   *Note Promotion Details Applicable* Courses Not Included: The Art of Gathering, To Make, The Atelier Does Not Apply Towards: Shop Merchandise of any kind | Live Workshops …

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A Free Art Video | Value Mapping with Debbie Miller

  Value Mapping with Debbie Miller A New Free Art Video   Join Debbie in this free lesson from her first course on the Jeanne Oliver Creative Network.   If you love teacups and coffee mugs, love the idea of art as storytelling, and feel inspired when you let yourself reflect on the sacredness of ordinary things, then this painting course is for you.   I hope you have the best time this weekend creating!      

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Creativity Calling | The Lovely Life with Trina McNeilly

    I was recently interviewed by my friend Trina McNeilly (author of the amazing book LaLa Lovely) for her podcast The Lovely Life and the podcast episode was just released!       Episode Notes In this week’s episode of the Lovely Life, Trina hangs out with Jeanne Oliver- painter, podcaster and creative connoisseur. Jeanne shares her journey through discovering her creativity and finding ways to share that with other people. She has created an online platform that provides …

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Free Stitching Series | Embroidery Supply List and Sources

    Over the next few weeks I will be sharing some of my favorite techniques for stitching faces over on the JO Creative Community page. Each Monday at 2pm MT I will share a different technique and I can not wait to see what YOU create! Stitching faces has become one of my most favorite ways to create and relax. The best part about stitching for me is that it allows me to create without going into my studio. …

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Stitched Faces | Free Tutorials over on the JO Creative Community

Over the next three weeks I will be sharing some of my favorite techniques for stitching faces over on the JO Creative Community page. Each Monday at 2pm I will share a different technique and I can not wait to see what YOU create! Stitching faces has become one of my most favorite ways to create and relax. The best part about stitching for me is that it allows me to create without going into my studio. I can still …

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French Picnic Baskets | Shopping Guide

    Thank you for the beautiful response to the French Picnic Basket video! I loved all of the comments, emails and private messages about the video and also your memories of being at one of our live workshops and enjoying the picnic yourself. Knowing how much beauty means to you always inspires me to never be ashamed that I love things a certain way and it is one of the ways I show how much I care about you …

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Our 2021 Live Workshop Schedule Released

When we bought this home and land a little over 5 years ago it was for the gathering of creatives and non-creatives alike. We knew it was to be a gathering place and it has fulfilled that desire and promise over and over again. We are so excited to announce our 2021 art and lifestyle live studio workshops  and a live Creatively Made Business workshop. For many our studio workshops are a yearly journey and maybe you have been waiting …

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Start Where You Are With What You Have | The Art of Gathering

  Over the past 13 + years we have gathered others through live workshops here in the United States and abroad. Whether we have been leading a group making art along the Seine, taking a bike ride through the vineyards of Austria, baking croissants in Paris or opening the doors to our own home, land and studio…gathering has been at the heart of our business and life. We started workshops very simply in local shops and by moving furniture around …

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How We Started Live Workshops | The Art of Gathering

This post was originally shared on May 29, 2013. I never want you to look at where we are now with our business, art or live workshop etc. and not see where we started. I am the biggest believer in starting where we are with what we have! I KNOW that has been the “secret” to growing my gifts, art, and business and it the “secret” to growing yours!     This post was originally shared on May 29, 2013. …

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To Make | A Macramé Workshop begins on Friday!

Simple tools and supplies that turn into something extraordinary is really the sweetest gift of being a maker. Seeing what can be instead of what is!  As we have built this network it has always been my dream to bring in artists of all kinds. This year I am so excited for the new kinds of art, lifestyle and business workshops that we will have the joy of offering. Offering more in the fiber arts is a dream come true. …

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Make the Ordinary Beautiful | Watch the Video

  Join me in this next video where I talk about little ways to bring beauty to the ordinary in a live workshop.   I am loving hearing from you in the comments and all of your excitement and feedback about our previous videos about our French Picnic Baskets and our Live Workshop Checklists.     Over the past 13 + years we have gathered others through live workshops here in the United States and abroad. Whether we have been …

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Live Workshop Checklists | Video + Ebook

  Have you ever been to a restaurant and the ambiance was perfection, the candle on the table was flickering, the music was just right, the waiter suggested the best bottle of wine and the food was so good that you savored each bite? Have you ever then gone back to that same restaurant expectant of a special evening and everything from start to finish felt off and as if you had stepped into a different space than your previous …

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Create Your Own French Picnic Baskets | Video + Ebook

    Gathering others is one of the sweetest gifts. So, whether your heart is to bless your family, celebrate a friend’s birthday or incorporate more intention in your own workshops I hope our French Picnic Baskets become part of how you love on others.       Download our FREE French Picnic Baskets Ebook HERE.   Over the past 13 + years we have gathered others through live workshops here in the United States and abroad. Whether we have …