This mixed media painting course contains 12 online painting lessons that will take you from start to finish through my mixed media process. You’ll find written lessons, videos, photos, resources and tons of inspiration for taking your art to the next level. The class is designed to spark your inspiration and teach you mixed media painting in a joyful, playful way. Once you purchase this class, you will receive a link and password with access to your 12 class pages.
Lesson 1: Finding Your Muse – Taking time for yourself, noticing beauty around you, discovering what inspires you, being aware of what you’re motivated to paint.
Lesson 2: Art Journal Day – The fun of journaling: doodling, sketching or watercoloring simple little things you like. Video tutorial
Lesson 3: Paper Treasure Hunt – Going on a treasure hunt for collage materials, discovering resources, where to collect fun papers for your paintings. Video tutorial
Lesson 4: Collage Day – Becoming familiar with the materials you’ll need to collage on canvas. Collage your first canvas. Collage concepts. Video
Lesson 5: Playing with Paint – Introducing paint materials, playing, learning and experimenting with paint on your collage background, skills for how to integrate paint with your collage and subject matter. Video
Lesson 6: Finding Your Unique Artist Voice – Discovering your uniqueness and what you have to offer creatively in this lifetime: tools for finding your voice as a creative being.
Lesson 7: Road Map to Your Composition – Planning your composition from the things you love so you can paint freely. Getting familiar with your subject matter and how to get it on canvas. Drawing vs. not drawing. Tools and resources for both. Video
Lesson 8: Painting on a Small Canvas – Create a playful mixed media painting from start to finish on a small canvas. Video
Lesson 9: What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do – Allowing mistakes: tools for working with areas or paintings you don’t like. How to keep going. Understanding loss is a step to success. Video
Lesson 10: Delving in Deeper with Paint – How to create a painting you Love. Videos and techniques for developing your paintings further. Tips, inspirations and guidance.
Lesson 11: Finishing Touches – How to pull your painting together with super fun finishing touches. How to know when you’re done. How to finish a professional quality painting. Video
Lesson 12: Moving Into Your Creative Life – How to keep art alive in your busy life, stay inspired and live your greatest self.
**This class is non-refundable