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Early Registration Ending | Flower Parade with Kate Thompson

The prolific Kate Thompson is back on our creative network with a gorgeous new online course! We are the luckiest to be able to offer her talents, techniques and unique ideas to all of you! Kate is an exceptional teacher with out of the box techniques that help each one of us get out of our head and to create work that is all our own. Early Registration ending for Flower Parade with Kate Thompson is open for $42 and …

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Early Registration Has Just Opened! | The Curious Artist with Lucy Cooke

When I think of Lucy Cooke’s work I instantly think of joyful play! Whether she is working in fabulous color or doing simple graphite sketches there is always whimsey and fun in whatever she is bringing to life. It is with pure joy for Lucy and her much needed artistic freedom that I announce that she is back on our creative network with a brand new online course! Early Registration is now open for The Curious Artist with Lucy Cooke. …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Four | Publishing vs. Self-Publishing with Tonia Jenny

    Publishing vs. Self-Publishing! Yikes! I am talking with editor Tonia Jenny all about the pros and cons between publishing and self-publishing. A writer has more choices than ever and Tonia talks about what a publisher is looking for, how to pitch your book idea and when to know when self-publishing is for you. If you have a book idea and don’t know what to do with it, you will not want to miss this episode!     Episode …

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This is Our Final Year! We Knew You Would Want to Know!

*We have known this for awhile but it was time to tell all of you too! This will be our FINAL YEAR to host GUEST ARTISTS at our studio. I know this will be a huge shock to so many. We have loved creating with the hundreds that have come to create at our studio over the past 3 1/2 years but we are dreaming up new things for you. We also know that for many our studio is a …

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Get Spoiled!

Get spoiled! Natural light filled studio, diving into your creativity for 2-3 days, being fed beautiful foods and being taken care of so you can just make, learning from some of your favorite artists and giving yourself the gift of creative immersion. This is the gift you give yourself when you come to the JO Studio for a live workshop! Let this summer be the summer that you get spoiled! We are so excited to announce our full 2020 studio …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Three | When You Get Creatively Stuck With Kate Thompson

    Have you ever thought that if you were a true creative that you would never get stuck? Have you ever gone to create and can’t believe that nothing is turning out? At all? Have you ever known you were at a creative crossroads but didn’t know what it could look like to reinvent yourself? If you can answer yes to any of the above or you just want to get into the head of a creative you will …

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The Jeanne Oliver Podcast Episode Two | The Power of Consistency with Weldon Long

    So, guess what we just did?  If you have been here for awhile you may remember that for years we did the video interview series Creativity Takes Courage. Gosh, I loved doing that and it was one of the things that was lost while we were growing but one of the things I had wished we had protected better. I am beyond thankful for the push of the launch of Creatively Made Business to bring back a newer …

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Creatively Made Business is Live | Ready to Change your Life and Business?

Module One is live for Creatively Made Business! For all of the dreamers, creators, and builders out there…this is for you! Come into our studio and take a seat because we are about to share everything we have learned to build a strong, sustainable and scaleable business. Ready to change your life and business?     How could your life and business be transformed by straight forward teaching, community, instantly usable tools and a mindset that keeps you on track? …

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I Started a Podcast| Episode One is Live!

    So, guess what we just did?  If you have been here for awhile you may remember that for years we did the video interview series Creativity Takes Courage. Gosh, I loved doing that and it was one of the things that was lost while we were growing but one of the things I had wished we had protected better. I am beyond thankful for the push of the launch of Creatively Made Business to bring back a newer …

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Early Registration Has Just Opened! Art As Affirmation with Stephanie Lee

There are times when an artist opens the doors to their studio and process and gently takes your hand to show you the way. That is how I have always seen Stephanie Lee. She guides. She gently and beautifully guides. I have seen it in person, in her words, her actions and through her online teaching.  If you want to give yourself the gift of learning, playing and exploring mixed with a whole lot of wonder…you will not want to …

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Meet Our Newest Member of Team JO | Diane Reeves

We have the most incredible men and women that are a part of Team JO! They do so much behind and in front of the scenes to serve our customers and to support me. All that we put out into the world would not be possible without these incredible and talented team members.  The newest member of our team is Diane Reeves and you will see her whenever you come to a live workshop at our home and studio, she …

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Early Registration Has Just Opened! Flower Parade with Kate Thompson

The prolific Kate Thompson is back on our creative network with a gorgeous new online course! We are the luckiest to be able to offer her talents, techniques and unique ideas to all of you! Kate is an exceptional teacher with out of the box techniques that help each one of us get out of our head and to create work that is all our own. Early Registration is now open for Flower Parade with Kate Thompson is open for …

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Live on Monday! Underneath | Oil + Cold Wax with Jeanne Oliver

Let’s start 2020 off with new techniques, layers, and marks to use within our art! Using oils and cold wax you will learn so many new possibilities within your art whether you are working with paper, wood, plaster, vintage paper and more! We are doing something completely different for this course and we hope you love it as much as we do. This next course will begin, go live, you will have access to all of it in… one month! …

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24 Hours Left | Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale!

We only do this twice a year and this will not happen again until June 2020! For the next 24 hours we are having our Semi Annual 50% off Online Class Sale! USE CODE: JO50 This is the perfect time to stock up on all of those online classes that you have been dreaming about taking. We have so many courses that are on sale for the first time! Our creative network has some of the most incredible artists around and …

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Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale | Art + Lifestyle Online Workshops

We only do this twice a year and this will not happen again until Summer! For the next 48 hours we are having our Semi Annual 50% off Online Class Sale! USE CODE: JO50 This is the perfect time to stock up on all of those online classes that you have been dreaming about taking. We have so many courses that are on sale for the first time!   Our creative network has some of the most incredible artists around …

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2 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! (the only courses not included in this sale are Underneath | Oil + Cold Wax and Creatively Made Business). This sale allows you to buy as …

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3 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! (the only courses not included in this sale are Underneath | Oil + Cold Wax and Creatively Made Business). Who doesn’t like to have snow …

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4 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! FOUR days until our semi-annual 50% off online course sale! (the only courses not included in this sale are Underneath | Oil + Cold Wax and Creatively Made Business). Today Ben and I are kicking off …

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Happy New Year | Let’s Build Together!

  I would just like to encourage you this first day of 2020 to claim whatever “land” you have and to “build” upon it. Whatever you currently have is enough! So often we are in a hurry for what is next that we can forget that where we lay out head right now has potential and promise. If you have an apartment, rent a room in a home, townhome, small home, live in suburbia, or have 100 acres. Name it, honor …

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Ten Things That Defined This Decade In My Life + Business

    1. All of the things that made me weird growing up are now the things that make our life and business. I was the kid making up plays, gathering the neighbors, writing poetry under a tree (no one needs to read those), writing songs, designing clothing and randomly calling the airlines to see how much it would cost to fly to California. Being a creative kid in a small rural town can be hard. Sports were king and …

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16 Days Until Early Registration Ends and Underneath Will Begin! | Get The Early Registration Pricing

I have been dreaming up this course for the past year and my wish was to capture my ideas in time to create with you first thing in 2020! We are doing something completely different for this course and we hope you love it as much as we do. This next course will begin, go live, you will have access to all of it in… one month! Eek! Go grab your supplies and clear out your January because we are …

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Our Whole 2020 Live Studio Workshop Schedule | Just Announced!

When we bought this home and land almost four 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 full 2020 studio schedule. For many our studio workshops are a yearly journey and maybe you have been waiting for the right event to make your own trip here.  Our schedule …

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Gifts For Artists | Give The Gift of Creativity

  I love looking for gifts for people I love throughout the year and it is the most fun to share some of our favorite things that we use in our day to day life. I love being surrounded by things that are beautiful and useful. I believe the two can go together and I have gathered some really wonderful gift ideas to give your favorite creative.   1. I don’t know the volume of clothes I have destroyed over …

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Early Registration Has Just Opened! Underneath | Oil + Cold Wax with Jeanne Oliver

I have been dreaming up this course for the past year and my wish was to capture my ideas in time to create with you first thing in 2020! We are doing something completely different for this course and we hope you love it as much as we do. This next course will begin, go live, you will have access to all of it in… one month! Eek! Go grab your supplies and clear out your January because we are …