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Early Registration Pricing Just Opened | Palette Knife Play with Nicki Lang

Maybe it is the color palette, the coast that I love so much that is painted or how a moment is captured with energy and emotion…whatever the reason, I am enamored with the work of Nicki Lang and the works she creates with a palette knife. If you have ever wanted to learn how to break down your favorite places in nature with a technique that is full of texture, marks and color you will not want to miss this …

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Early Registration Pricing Ending | Fresh Blooms with Mary Gregory

Mary Gregory is a loved teacher and artist on our site and she is back with a brand new course! This time she is taking us step by step through her process for creating floral still life paintings. Join us for this fun workshop that promises to give you tons of inspiration and also beautiful paintings to show for all of your work! If you have always wanted to paint gorgeous florals but didn’t know where to start…this is your …

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Early Registration Pricing Ending | Cups and Mugs with Debbie Miller

Last year another artist suggested I look at the colorful and whimsical work of Debbie Miller. As I started to follow her work I found that as I came across her work that each piece was joy filled and instantly drew me in. She was taking such common overlooked items but bringing them to life and attention with color, patterns, composition and shadow. It wasn’t long before I was hoping that Debbie would create a special course just for us! …

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Early Registration Price Ending | The Painted Prairie with Beth Cole

What if you could capture a feeling of the landscapes around you? What would that feel like to create art that brought yourself and others to a place of rest just by looking at it? That is what Beth Cole’s work does for me. It is a giant exhale and I can almost feel the breeze, sun on my face and the sounds of the birds in the air.  This is such a gift that Beth has to capture landscapes …

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Early Registration Has Just Opened! | The Painted Prairie with Beth Cole

What if you could capture a feeling of the landscapes around you? What would that feel like to create art that brought yourself and others to a place of rest just by looking at it? That is what Beth Cole’s work does for me. It is a giant exhale and I can almost feel the breeze, sun on my face and the sounds of the birds in the air.  This is such a gift that Beth has to capture landscapes …

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Live on Monday! Where Nature Meets The Divine with J. Kirk Richards

The first time I saw an original J. Kirk Richards in person I gasped! The colors, the emotion, the depth of layers. I was instantly in awe of the artist and how he created. For years I have admired and followed his work.  Whether Kirk is working in clay, oils or charcoals he is a master of each. We are receiving the sweetest gift to sit at his feet and truly become an apprentice for a few hours. His work …

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Early Registration Open! Studying Under Berthe Morisot with Michelle Wooderson

If you love to learn, study, practice and get into the head of an artist then you are in for the most wonderful creative adventure with Michelle Wooderson. So many of you have been asking for more Studying Under The Masters courses and if you know Michelle (or once you know her) you will know why she was the most perfect artist to lead the next one. Michelle has a deep love of learning and exploring art techniques and she …

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Our Last Live Workshop of 2016 and a Gorgeous New Online Class with Julie Johnson {all coming this next week}

Hello! We are back from our gorgeous trip The Living Studio Along the Danube. I will have a post very soon with some of the photos and my thoughts of our time together (Hint…it was incredible). I wanted to let you know about two beautiful things happening this next week in the studio and also online. We are honored to host Wendy Brightbill for a two day workshop in our studio on our land. There are only a few spots …

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Painterly Portraits: A Study in Acrylics and Oils {early registration has just opened}

I just got back from speaking about Product Launching at the Haven Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. It was an incredible time and I will be sharing more soon!  I am also going to record my talk so if you are wanting to grow your business you can watch if you were not able to make it to the conference. I am smiling from ear to ear to share that one of our most popular teachers is back with a brand …