I hope your week is off to a great start! I got home from The Art of Sisterhood Retreat on Friday and it was an absolutely amazing experience! My heart is full! As promised, I’m delighted to share the lesson I taught while there with you all today! I hope you enjoy watching the process.
Hello Friends! I am so excited to announce that I am going to be a part of the Let’s Face It -2019 Team! This will be my fourth year and the line up of artists is outstanding!!! Seriously amazing!
I’m excited and (crazy nervous) to share these videos with you today. Why? Well, they document one of my creative processes that went rather awry…like I totally had a meltdown and had to start over! It’s embarrassing in some ways but completely cathartic in others to just be OPEN about it and let you watch the whole thing unravel. LOL!
I'm excited to share the first Colorflow video tutorial with you! I've wanted to create this artistic resource for years and it's an absolute thrill to finally see it come into being!
Hello there my creative friends! I’m so excited to bring you this NEW class! Over the past several months, I’ve been studying the art from Picasso’s Blue Period. Why? Well, let me tell you...
Hello lovely readers, I hope your week is going along beautifully!
I wanted to announce today (a few days late! Sorry!!!) that the winner of the TAOS 2018 Giveaway is...
Hi there friends! I am so excited to announce that I am going to be a part of THE ART OF SISTERHOOD - 2018 Team! This will be my second year working with these incredible women and I couldn't be more delighted and honored!
Hello lovely blog readers, I’m so delighted to announce that we will be delivering 12 Days of Creativity to our wonderful subscribers beginning on Dec. 12th! YES, that's tomorrow!
I have some wonderful & exciting news! Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts has written a book! It's called 'Create Your Life Book: Mixed-Media Art Projects for Expanding Creativity and Encouraging Personal Growth - AND I got to be a part of it! Can you say deeply honored?! Um....yeah!!! PLUS, I get to give away a copy!
Hello lovely creatives,
I hope your weekend was beautiful and restorative.
I'm thrilled to announce that registration for Let's Face It 2018 is now OPEN! In 2018, we will travel through time, and study the different art movements and masters from those periods, as we learn more about portraiture, figurative art, style development, and so much more! This will be another year full of dynamic lessons from a variety of uber-talented creative guides! I'm so honored to be one of them! Join us now!
Last years class boasts more than 900 students internationally! So come join the Let's Face It movement and enjoy this rich, supportive and vibrant community of creatives learning together.
I'll look forward to seeing you in class!
Have a wonderful week.
Hello lovely readers, I hope your weekend is going along beautifully!
I wanted to announce today that the winner of the Let's Face It 2018 Giveaway is...
Congrats Susan! You will get FREE access to this powerful YEAR long online portrait class. The incredible line up of teachers is simply astounding. You will walk away with new found confidence, skill and inspiration for drawing and painting portraits and more! I hope you enjoy it.
Thank you to everyone who entered and left wonderful comments on the blog. Only 2 more days till Registration opens! Woo!!!
Much love and gratitude to you all.
Hello Friends! I am so excited to announce that I am going to be a part of the Let’s Face It -2018 Team! This will be my third year!! Yahoo!
LET’S FACE IT is a course created and hosted by Kara Bullock. It is for anyone that wants to practice creating portraits and figurative art, but is especially designed for those of you that have felt scared or intimidated to do so at some point in your life.
Together, we want to share with you our strategies, tips, and techniques that we use in order to create our faces and portraits. You will leave this course feeling confident enough in your skills to never feel intimidated again!
In 2018, we will be studying the different art movements and master artists from those periods! Click here to find out more about LET’S FACE IT -2018!
This course is not open for registration yet! However, you can read more about this course and bookmark this page so that on October 2nd, you can come back and register. What is even better is that if you register by December 4th, you will get a discount on the price! YES!!! Awesome, right!?!?
I am thrilled to be a part of this amazing team of teachers and guess what else!?!?! I get to give away one free spot in this course to one of you!!
🌟Like my Facebook page here.🌟Sign up for my newsletter here AND....🌟Leave a comment telling me why you would love to win a free spot in LFI 2018!
Hi all! Hope your week is off to a great start!
Just wanted to pop in an announce the winner of the free seat in the fabulous Lifebook 2018!
The winner is:
CONGRATS Eleni!!! Tam will be contacting you with further info on your free spot in Lifebook 2018!
Thank you to everyone who entered and left wonderful comments on the blog and also shared this course! It's going to be an amazing Lifebook! I look forward to seeing many of you in class!
Enjoy your week!
Hello my creative friends!
I have some wonderful & exciting news! I am going to be teaching on Life Book 2018 next year! I'm beyond honored to be a part of this year long, immersive, healing and inspiring course! This class has truly changed people's lives and to contribute to the ongoing creative development and wellbeing of others is something that means the world to me as an Art educator.
Eeek...so want some MORE exciting news? Well, I also get to give away 1 space on this amazing year long art course! Keep reading if you want to find out more about Life Book 2018 and if you want to find out how you can win a spot! :)
First let me tell you a bit more about Life Book in case you haven't heard about it yet!
“Life Book, a celebration and honoring of YOU” is a year-long mixed media art class organized by Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts.
Tam is joined by 23 incredible art teachers who are all gearing up to share their mixed media techniques, tips and tricks with YOU! PLUS this year, Life Book is going to be bigger and better by including another 12 fantastic artists and wellness guides who will focus on additional personal development practices and other art modalities, like sculpting, photography & writing! Check out these amazing instructors and guides....
Themed around self-development and healing, you’ll be creating several loose mixed media art journal pages per month which by the end of the year you will bind into a glorious journal (a Life Book)! You will have a wonderful keepsake that you can treasure for the rest of your life! You will also be introduced to yoga, aromatherapy, dance and angel energy and other wellness exercises to help support your personal development journey more holistically and imagine the fun we will have getting introduced to and acquainted with some of the other wonderful art forms out there!
You can find out a lot more about this wildly popular course (it has been joined by over 16500+ people in the past!) by clicking HERE!
I'm currently developing my lessons but I know that I will be sharing intuitive portraiture and mixed media collage with you. My true love is exploring emotion, the written word and mark-making through ART...so you can look forward to all of these being incorporated into my projects with you!
Registration opens on September 12th 2017 and the class begins on January 1st 2018.
Keep this page bookmarked so that you can sign up the moment it goes on sale!
Onto the give-away and blog hop! I am delighted to give away 1 space on Life Book 2018 to 1 lucky winner! In addition, if you follow the blog hop (see below for links and dates) you can up your chances of winning a space by entering all the other give-aways also!
TO ENTER THIS GIVEAWAY PLEASE DO THE FOLLOWING:
☆ subscribe to this my newsletter here!
☆ share this giveaway or the class on your blog, twitter, pinterest, google, facebook page or other social network platform
☆ like my facebook page (or invite some friends to)
☆ Leave a comment below letting me know why you want to be a part of Lifebook 2018!
I will announce the winner on Tuesday the 27th of September!
Here is the list of the other amazing teachers who will be teaching on Life Book – they too will be giving away a spot on Life Book so go check them out and enter their give-aways! :)
- Saturday 19 August 2017: Tamara Laporte
- Sunday 20 August 2017: Devorah Spilman
- Sunday 20 August 2017: Juna Biagioni
- Monday 21 August 2017: Christie Drahnak
- Tuesday 22 August 2017: Gabrielle J-C
- Tuesday 22 August 2017: Laura Horn
- Wednesday 23 August 2017: Marielle Stolp
- Wednesday 23 August 2017: Danielle Mack
- Thursday 24 August 2017: Lucy Brydon
- Friday 25 August 2017: Sarah Trumpp
- Friday 25 August 2017: Effy Wild
- Saturday 26 August 2017: Mystele Kirkeeng
- Sunday 27 August 2017: Deanna Jinjoe
- Sunday 27 August 2017: Alena Hennessy
- Monday 28 August 2017: Sharon Harkness-Dobler
- Tuesday 29 August 2017: Sophie Adamou
- Tuesday 29 August 2017: Amanda Grace
- Wednesday 30 August 2017: Jane Spakowsky
- Thursday 31 August 2017: Nanda Boukes
- Thursday 31 August 2017: Flora Bowley
- Friday 1 September 2017: Andrea Gomoll
- Saturday 2 September 2017: Jo Klima
- Sunday 3 September 2017: S Rebecca Leigh
- Sunday 3 September 2017: Julie Gibbons
- Monday 4 September 2017: Ivy Newport
- Tuesday 5 September 2017: Tara Marie Jack
- Tuesday 5 September 2017: Annie Hamman
- Wednesday 6 September 2017: Joy Ting Charde
- Thursday 7 September 2017: Tara Morris
- Thursday 7 September 2017: Louise Gale
- Friday 8 September 2017: Wyanne
- Saturday 9 September 2017: Katrina Koltes
- Sunday 10 September 2017: Kathy Glynn
- Monday 11 September 2017: Jeanne Marie Webb
Enjoy this fabulous BLOG HOP! Good luck!
Much love to you all,
Hello lovely readers! I've got some very exciting news for you today! I'm going to be a guest teacher on the amazing International online creative class - Wanderlust 2018! I'm so honored to be a part of this beautiful class!
“Wanderlust is a whole year long journey run by Everything Art! This is an online event offering you videos from 24 guest teachers and 2 resident teachers on a weekly basis (each one is full length, high quality and downloadable)! You will also have access to the Wanderlust Community with an incredibly supportive and friendly atmosphere - where all of the classes are gathered!
Check out the fantastic lineup of teachers!
You will also find there various activities that will stimulate your creativity and motivate you to simply enjoy the process of making art. Together with the class you will also get an exclusive whole year discount to leading art and craft retailers!
Wanderlust class is the perfect alternative to in-person classes!
Buy Wanderlust 2018 before 31st December 2017 and save 20%!
Early Bird Price - £79! ($102) (regular price £99) ($128)
You can learn all about it and sign up here!
Check out this gorgeous preview video too!
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I hope you will join me for an inspiring year long journey of creating!
I'm truly so delighted to be working on this class! I can't wait to dive into my portrait of Persephone!
So without further ado...the WINNER is Susanne Timmerman!! Congrats Susanne! <3 <3 <3
Best wishes to you all and I hope to see you in the Ever After classroom!
I have some wonderful & exciting news! I am going to be teaching on - Ever After this year! PLUS even MORE exciting news is that I can GIVE AWAY 1 FREE SPOT on this magical new collaborative art course! Keep reading if you want to find out more about Ever After and if you want to find out how you can win a spot! :)
First let me tell you a bit more about Ever After in case you haven't heard about it yet! “Ever After” is a mixed media art & style development course with a fairytale theme hosted by Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts. Tam is joined by 15 popular mixed media art teachers who will all share beautiful fairy-tale & myth inspired lessons with you AND they will also divulge all their hints and tips on how they developed their own style and how YOU TOO can find your own unique voice as an artist! :) Yay! You can find out all the details (and sign up with the Early Bird price) by clicking HERE
My chosen tale is Hades & Persephone! My lesson will be inspired by this myth and I already have some fabulous ideas brewing! I've not fully developed my lesson idea yet, but I'm excited to be sharing an expressive style of portraiture, involving layering of different media and glazing techniques! Our goal will be to create mystery, beauty and atmosphere. I'm thinking rich colors, moodiness and emotion....all my favorite elements... similar to some of my other portraits...
Registration opens on May 17th 2017 and the class begins on July 1st 2017.
So, if you want to start your summer drawing and painting fairy-tales and myths, exploring your own personal story and style and hang out with a wonderful creative community of like-minded souls, be sure to join once registration opens! :)
Keep this page bookmarked so that you can sign up the moment it goes on sale!
Now then, onto the give-away and blog hop! :)
I can give away 1 space on Ever After to 1 lucky winner, yay!
How to enter the give-away:
1. Share this give-away on Facebook or twitter (or other social media)
2. Subscribe to my newsletter (it's at the bottom of the page) (click here)
3. Leave a comment below letting us know how you entered and why you would love to join Ever After this year!
I will announce the winner on May 24th!
Check out the other amazing teachers who will be teaching on Ever After – go visit them and check out all the gorgeous talents they share! You can enter their giveaways too! So honored to be a part of this team! <3
Andrea Gomoll * Marielle Stolp * Katrina Koltes * Tiare Smith * Danita Art * Karine Bosse * Sarah Trumpp * Micki Wilde * Effy Bird Wild * Tamara Laporte * Roberta Laliberte * Toni Burt * Kara Bullock * Stephen Lursen
Good luck and thank you so much for all your support! I hope to see you in class!!