It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so I’m running a Workshop Sale ALL weekend. From December 18th through 21st at 11:59pm EST you can save 20% off my online workshops. This sale excludes Creative JumpStart 2021 but wait, that is still on sale for $69 through the end of the month so you don’t have to miss out on that either.
Time Traveler that I co-teach with Birgit Koopsen and Marsha Valk will show you how to draw inspiration from different style eras in history. Learn how to translate the design motifs into your own artwork with a focus on Gelli printing and mini book making. Sign up HERE.
The Best of CJS workshops offer small 10-12 lesson snippits of Creative JumpStarts from the past. We were able to bring some of our favorite videos back from the archives for these little bundles. They are download only workshops but a great taste of previous CJS’s that you may have missed. You can find those HERE.
Trace, Transfer, Transform explores several different methods of bringing visual material into your artwork. Work with photos, print outs, and other sources to transform your art journal and artwork into something with strong focal elements and intriguing backgrounds. Learn more HERE.
The workshop begins February 1st, 2021 and goes for 4 months through May 31, 2021. Afterwards it is completely self-paced and you have lifetime access to videos and lessons to help you get a bit more confident with your artmaking. Find out more and register HERE.
Here’s what you can expect: Step-by-Step Mixed Media Tutorials, Video Tutorials, Downloadable PDFs, Wonderful for beginners or anyone who wants to embrace their inner BADASS.
Creative JumpStart 2021 is also on SALE now – just $59 with Cyber Week pricing through December 4th at 11:59pm EST. This is our BIGGEST Creative JumpStart ever with 45 different artists and 45 mixed media lessons designed to JumpStart YOUR Creativity.
Sign up now and get ready for a new lesson each day from New Year’s Day through Valentine’s Day. Our theme this year is Storyteller and our artists are sharing their stories through artistic techniques and projects designed to inspire you in 2021 and beyond.
I am super excited to announce that I am a Guest Teacher on One BADASS Art Journal 2021! (And I’m giving away one spot for free – read on to find out more about that too.)
One BADASS Art Journal is an online workshop designed to inspire you to create, to learn, to feel confident and provide you with the tools, techniques and inspiration needed to feel BADASS every day that you make art. With 16 teachers and 17 lessons, you’ll be immersed in happiness, gratitude and fun from day one with this workshop.
Registration opens December 1, 2020, Class begins Monday, February 1, 2021 and goes for 4 months through May 31, 2021. Afterwards it is completely self-paced and you have lifetime access. Learn more HERE.
Check out all the awesome teachers below:
Be sure to bookmark THIS PAGE so you can join the moment it goes on sale on December 1st.
And even MORE exciting news is that I can give away a spot in this amazing creative community. That’s right: I am giving away a spot on One BADASS Art Journal 2021 to 1 lucky person! And you can use it for yourself or even gift it to a friend or loved one – your choice :)
Entering is easy: 1. Tell me what you love about art journaling in the comments below. 2. Join Nat’s Creative Hood on Facebook. 3. Get a bonus entry HERE on the One BADASS Art Journal website. Enter by November 30th for a chance to win a spot.
Winner will be contacted via email by December 1, 2020.
Good luck and I hope to see you in class!
Are you supporting small businesses this Saturday? I would love you to stop in my Online Shop and enjoy my Seasonal Spectacular Sale that is going on right now :) All physical products (stencils, rubber stamps, foam stamps, original artwork, prints, mugs, ink pads, and more) are 25% off when you enter the coupon code SEASONAL25 during checkout. Sale ends Monday, November 30th so hurry in and check off some of those folks on your list ;)
Best of Creative JumpStart Vol. 5 is now on sale! This is the fifth bundle of mixed media lessons by some of our super talented CJS artist teachers, this bundle includes videos from Creative JumpStart 2019. The CJS 2019 theme was: My Home is My Castle and our artist teachers were asked to create a lesson inspired by what home means to them.
For only $9.99 you will receive access to download links for 12 inspiring Creative JumpStart lessons from 2019. Here are the amazing teachers and lessons in this bundle:
Today I’m happy to announce that Best of Creative JumpStart Vol. 4 is now on sale! This is the fourth bundle of mixed media lessons by some of our amazing CJS artist teachers, this bundle includes videos from Creative JumpStart 2018. The CJS2018 theme was: Now We’re Cooking: Mixed Media Art Recipes and our artist teachers were asked to create a lesson inspired by their recipe for creative success.
For only $9.99 you will receive access to download links for 12 inspiring Creative JumpStart lessons from 2018. Here are the awesome teachers and lessons in this bundle:
Nat Kalbach 2018: The Secret Ingredient
Mystele Kirkeeng 2018: A Recipe for Play
Catherine Scanlon 2018: Traced Flower Painting
Marsha Valk 2018: Sole Picasso
Diana Trout 2018: Spice of Life
Sandra Evertson 2018: Hot Glue Cooking
Pam Carriker 2018: Mixed Media Angels
Birgit Koopsen 2018: A Delicious Little Hors D’oeuvres
Time Traveler begins TODAY!!! This is my newest online workshop and I have teamed up with 2 of my favorite mixed media artists for this one: Birgit Koopsen and Marsha Valk. So you get 3 amazing teachers, 21 videos, and TONS of ideas for gathering inspiration, gelli plate printing, and making your own books.
The whole idea of this course is that we are traveling back through time, finding inspiration in the design and flavor of the past, and then using that in a modern way to create!
Today is the last day to get this course for $99 USD (until Aug 17, 11.59pm EST) – tomorrow it goes to its regular price of $139 so sign up HERE and get started with us :)
Super happy to announce this very special workshop that I am releasing today – Time Traveler. I’m teaching along with my amazing friends Birgit Koopsen and Marsha Valk in this 3 week online workshop that goes on sale today and begins on August 17th.
Become a Time Traveler with us! With this course each teacher will help guide you through space and time, finding inspiration from different eras in history. Each teacher has chosen a time period and will show you mixed media techniques and design motifs inspired by their modern take on that period. The goal of this is to create 3 different handmade book projects using gelli plate printmaking techniques and favorite mixed media techniques unique to each teacher. You will get 3 different artistic perspectives and oodles of fun and creative ideas to try.
Sign up TODAY for Early Bird pricing: Today, Aug 5 through Aug 8, 11.59pm EST this course is just $89 USD. From Aug 9 to Aug 17, 11.59pm EST Time Traveler will be $99 USD. From Aug 18 the course will be its regular price of $139 USD.
Check out the promo video below:
Time Traveler will begin on August 17 and will run for 3 weeks, with a new video publishing each day. There will be a total of 21 videos, over 5 hours of video in total, as well as supply lists and additional lesson content in the classroom to help you along the way. All the videos are downloadable and available to you to enjoy at your own pace.
Here are some of the topics covered in this workshop:
Mixed Media techniques
Gelli plate printmaking techniques
Tips and tricks for translating inspiration into art
Creative ideas to take to all your artmaking, art journaling, cardmaking, and beyond!
Sign up HERE for this one-of-a-kind take on creating personal, expressive mixed media art in book form from 3 talented teachers.
In my newest workshop with Sketchbook Skool, get to know the fundamentals of color theory, craft a personal color wheel, & build your own style, no matter your medium.
Express yourself in color! Play with the fundamentals of color theory to create a personal palette, no matter your medium.
Using color is an essential building block for any artist, but it can be challenging to control and harmonize. In this workshop, you’ll learn the core concepts of color schemes and gain confidence in your color choices, resulting in art that’s cleaner, sharper and more uniquely you.
Essential for artists who work in mixed media, watercolor, or color of any kind, this workshop is a practical and tactical lesson in going deeper into the world of color theory and use.
Fundamentals of color theory & schemes
Crafting a personal color wheel
Creating harmony with color
Building your color style
Acrylic paints (yellow, blue, red)
Watercolor or Printmaking paper
Acrylic paint brushes & a palette knife
The workshop is on August 8, 12-2pm EDT live and online . If you do not make it to the live session you will have access to the recording later. And you can sign up right HERE
Check out my promo video for a peek at what to expect: