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Ever After 2017 Blog Hop

Hello everyone!

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! :)

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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

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Good luck and thank you so much for all your support! I hope to see you in class!!

xo,

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The Art of Sisterhood Giveaway

Hi there friends,

As many of you may know, I will be a featured guest artist in Kara Bullock’s BRAND NEW online course The Art of Sisterhood.  The goal of this course is to emphasize the value of women to each other, the value of love and support, and the value of sisterhood.  It is all about brave women sharing their own personal stories in the hopes that we can all learn from one another how to be a supportive sister in this world. Of course, we will be creating beautiful ART together too!

TODAY, as a special treat, I get to giveaway ONE FREE SPOT to this incredible online class!

ENTER BELOW…

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I will be announcing the WINNER end of day on Janurary 23rd (PST) Good luck to you all! 

Good luck to you all! Have a beautiful rest of the week!

xo,

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NOW OPEN – Let’s Face It 2017

Hello lovely creatives,

I hope your weekend was beautiful and restorative.

I’m thrilled to announce that registration for Let’s Face It 2017 is now OPEN with a special early bird price too! This fantastic YEAR long online portrait class has an incredible line up of teachers and I’m honored to be one of them for a second year!

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If you have always wanted to learn how to paint and draw faces or improve your current portrait skills this is the class for you.You will be gifted with new found confidence, expertise and inspiration. 

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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.

xo,

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Let’s Face It 2017

I am so excited to announce that I am going to be a guest teacher in LET’S FACE IT 2017! In case you are unfamiliar with this course, it is a year-long, online, art class created and hosted by Kara Bullock, devoted to creating portraits! It is for any level: beginning, intermediate, and advanced. The 2017 Let’s Face It class has a BRAND NEW line up of amazing teachers, and FIVE new areas of focus, with some other exciting EXTRAS, too!

Click here to find out more about LET’S FACE IT.

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This year, Kara is joined by 19, AMAZING, guest teachers! You will not believe this line up!

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Together, we will be giving you 50 weeks of lessons that will continue to encourage and support you along your creative journey that you are on! Come and join us! Together we will connect, collaborate and create!

 I will be teaching you how to incorporate expressive hands and gestures into your portraits to truly add more story and depth to your work. Plus, I will share a special tip and mini lesson, too!

This course is not open for registration yet! However, you can read more about it and bookmark this page so that on October 10th, you can come back and register.

If you register by December 1st, you will get a discount on the price too! I am thrilled to be a part of this fantastic team of teachers and guess what else!? I get to give away one free spot in this course to one of you!!

To enter my give away leave a comment expressing why you want to learn more about portraiture!

I will announce the winner on October 6th!

In the mean time, click here and book mark this page so that you can come back on October 10th and sign up! I can’t wait to begin this journey with each of you!

xo,

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Birthday Sale

Hello everyone! My goodness this summer has been a whirlwind! I can’t believe I’m shopping for back to school supplies already.

Today, however, I got to do some fun shopping for me – since it’s my birthday! Woo! To further the festivities,  I thought i would be fun to put my all time favorite online class in the limelight with a fabulous SALE

SO much love went into the making of this class!

Check out this sweet preview video to get just a little taste of what you in store for!

For the next 4 days you can join this class for 30% off its regular price!

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I hope you will join me for this very special class!!

Off to an evening with my hubby for sushi! Yum.

xo,

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NEW Online Wax & Plaster Workshop

Hello lovely readers!

I do hope life has been good to you! We have been enjoying the warm weather and summertime visits from family and friends.

Today, I come to you a little bit giddy! You see, I’ve teamed up with my dear friend and fellow online teacher Petra Hrziwnatzki to create a brand NEW Online creative workshop!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

{Limited Seats available}

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Here’s a little backstory… ;)

I’ve always been enamored with words. When I was a teenager, I used to have poetry wars with my Dad and my journal is full of them! He would write one, then me and so on. We each had to take a line or a theme from the poem before. It was great fun and I discovered how incredible it can be to connect poetry to images. I often created art from my poems or vice versa!

Art and Poetry are a heavenly match. Words and colors. Stanzas and brushstrokes. Verses and imagery. A beautiful relationship that blends seamlessly with the atmospheric wax and plaster work that Petra and I love to do!

 

I invite you to come learn more about this very special class. Click below to read all about the gorgeous projects! Learn to combine your love of words into stunning and soulful artwork!

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I’ll see you in class!

xo,

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