Lauren Rudolph

Welcome to Our New Home | A Peek at What is Next!

I knew last year that 2024 would be our final year of live workshops. I knew it more than almost anything else and that was way before we had any inclination of moving. When we started offering live workshops here at our home and studio over eight years ago, we were a family of five […]
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Wild at Art | Early Registration Pricing Ending!

  Early registration pricing is ending + the course is beginning THIS coming Friday, March 1st!  Click HERE to get the early registration pricing! Unlock the artist within and let nature be your canvas in Wild at art – where creativity and the great outdoors collide. Embark on a journey of artistic discovery with Wild […]
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Encaustic Memory Keepers with Crystal Marie | Early Registration Ending!

We are thrilled to launch our 2024 online art school workshops with Encaustic Memory Keepers with the prolific Crystal Marie. Busy lives, fleeting time . . . So often the significance of a season will escape our notice when we are in the midst of living it. It is only in hindsight that we’re able […]
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Final Days for the February 50% Off Course Special!

Our February 50% off course special is Wild Awakening with Jeanne Oliver. For the month of February you can get Wild Awakening at 50% off with the code WILDAWAKENING50 at checkout. Join Jeanne Oliver for a painting and mixed media course all about painting bigger, finding creative freedom, telling your story like never before, breaking […]
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Opportunities To Create Together

I wanted to quickly share some of the ways we can create together on our site but also other collaborations I am honored to be a part of.   Art Rituals through Everything Art I’m a part of Art Rituals – a new mini course available now at Everything Art. Build your artful routines, foster […]
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Where We are NOT Moving | You Had Great Guesses

| The library in our current home is one of my favorite spots | It has been four weeks since I shared with you that our current home, land and studio was for sale. During the past four weeks we held our last three live workshops here at our current studio which consumed our whole […]
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What is Inspiring Me | February 2024

I wanted to share more of what I am reading, watching, listening to and learning etc. There is so much beauty all around us and we have to be intentional to make sure that what we consume (watch, read, listen to, learn) feeds us in beautiful ways. BUT the other message I know to be […]
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The End of a Season | Thank You for the Past Eight Years!

  How do I wrap up in words what the past eight years have meant to me, my creativity, the confirmation that what I can dream up I can walk out, the impact on our family, our hearts, our business, the relationships, the laughter, the tears, the collaborations, the hard work, and the building of […]
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Do My Actions Align with My Words?

YEARS AGO we were hiking in the mountains around Vail. As we came out into a meadow I saw a woman sitting on a rock with her watercolors out and capturing the field. As we passed her I whispered to Kelly, “Someday, I want that to be me”. He answered why would I wait and […]
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February 2024 Beauty Round-Up | Beauty Found

I am constantly in awe of the beauty that is all around me if I have my eyes open to it. Sometimes I find it in late night conversations around our kitchen table, listening to the words and music coming from the hearts of our kids, seeing little boys becoming men, Kelly dancing with Maddy […]
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February Course Special | Wild Awakening with Jeanne Oliver

Our February 50% off course special is Wild Awakening with Jeanne Oliver. For the month of February you can get Wild Awakening at 50% off with the code WILDAWAKENING50 at checkout. Join Jeanne Oliver for a painting and mixed media course all about painting bigger, finding creative freedom, telling your story like never before, breaking […]
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Encaustic Memory Keepers with Crystal Marie | Early Registration is Open

We are thrilled to launch our 2024 online art school workshops with Encaustic Memory Keepers with the prolific Crystal Marie. Busy lives, fleeting time . . . So often the significance of a season will escape our notice when we are in the midst of living it. It is only in hindsight that we’re able […]
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The Prague Vintage Mineral Watercolor Set | Retiring the Set

We are retiring the Prague Vintage Mineral Watercolor Set. We only have a small amount of sets left and once they are gone…they will be gone!    
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Wild at Art | Brand New Online Course Early Registration

  Unlock the artist within and let nature be your canvas in Wild at art – where creativity and the great outdoors collide. Embark on a journey of artistic discovery with Wild at Art, where the beauty of nature becomes the palette of your imagination. Click HERE to register.   Discover the magic in every […]
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Faces Online Course Bundle | 7 Artists + Styles

  “Would you like to explore painting and drawing faces with me and 6 other artists? I’m excited to let you know that I’m one of the teachers on Faces Bundle which will take you through the process of creating portraits in different styles and with varied supplies. If you join before the 15th of February, you’ll […]
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The Art Books on My Studio Table | Get the Links

  One of the questions I hear most often is in regards to the art books that sit on my round coffee table in the studio. I love books and they fill our home and studio and they are a constant source of joy and inspiration for me. While I am in the studio creating […]
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Part Five | Our Home is Officially on the Market

Thank you for reliving with me the journey to our current home. It was wild, faith building, beautiful and at many points heart crushing. So many emotions came back up as I re-read my heart from eight years ago. I am reminded again that the Lord gets my attention with home. I actually can’t think […]
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The Art of Wintering | A Free Instant Access Course

The changing of seasons can always be an invitation for reflection and sometimes change. It is a physical reminder around us to take the time to notice the changes within us. Whether you are finding yourself in need of finding beauty and rest in the slower season of winter or maybe you are truly in […]
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My Favorites if you are Heading to Round Top, Texas

Come and experience Round Top with Paige Hull and Jeanne Oliver.  You will be staying at The Vintage Round Top in the heart of all the markets! You’ll be welcomed with an opening meet-up with cocktails and appetizers as we share our knowledge and passion for shopping vintage. The next day, Paige and Jeanne will take you to their […]
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Let’s Create Art + Shop Together in Round Top, Texas | Get on the First to Know List

Come and experience Round Top with Paige Hull and Jeanne Oliver.  You will be staying at The Vintage Round Top in the heart of all the markets! You’ll be welcomed with an opening meet-up with cocktails and appetizers as we share our knowledge and passion for shopping vintage. The next day, Paige and Jeanne will […]
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I am a Maker

    I guess I knew I was a maker almost before I knew anything else was true. Like breathing, I knew to make.   I was the maker on the sidewalk with chalk covered hands, in the front sunroom of the house on Center Street playing school, under the big pines writing in my […]
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Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale | Last Day!

  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 June 2024!   Today is the LAST DAY you can buy as many online art + lifestyle courses that you want for 50% off. We have […]
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Art Rituals | A Mini Course at Everything Art

I’m excited to let you know that I’m part of Art Rituals – a new mini course available now at Everything Art. Build your artful routines, foster creativity and get into the flow. Art Rituals include seven videos from artists where they share their unique ways of building art habits that support creativity. There’s also […]
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Semi-Annual 50% Off Sale | Only 24 Hours Left!

  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 June 2024!   For the next 24 hours you can buy as many online art + lifestyle courses that you want for 50% off. We have […]
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