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NEW Online Workshop Starts TODAY: Artful Adventures with Joan Miro

Are you joining us for an Artful Adventure? Today my newest online workshop Artful Adventures with Joan Miró begins with the first lesson.

TODAY is also the last day for Early Bird pricing – 25% off the regular price of $39, so just $29.25!!! – now through 11:59pm tonight, Monday September 16thSign up NOW!

Check out the promo video and sign up HERE:

I hope you come along as we seek inspiration from one of my favorite artists: Joan Miró. Through 6 lessons you’ll learn a variety of unique ways to translate some of his signature artistic moves, to help you add new elements to your work and to enhance its meaning. Join us!

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Announcing a NEW Online Workshop: Artful Adventures with Joan Miro

Today my newest online workshop Artful Adventures with Joan Miró goes on sale on my website!

Get ready to go on an Artful Adventure with us! Through 6 lessons you’ll learn a variety of unique ways to translate some of Miró’s signature artistic moves, to help you add new elements to your work and to enhance its meaning.

Sign up NOW to enjoy great pricing: Early Bird pricing – 25% off the regular price of $39, so just $29.25!!! – now through Monday September 16th when the workshop officially begins.

Check out the promo video:

Sign up now through Monday, September 16 and get the workshop for just $29.25. Throughout the workshop I show you ways to pull artistic ideas from Miró and how to integrate those elements with your style and make them your own. If you are looking for a creative adventure this fall, this is the perfect workshop for you! Join us!

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I’m Teaching in Wanderlust 2020!

I’m super excited to tell you that I am one of the Wanderlust 2020 teachers!!! Wanderlust 2020 is 61 mixed-media lessons, all downloadable and yours to keep forever. Plus handouts, community, private group and a whole bunch of bonuses which are available as soon as you sign up. All this for only $99 US (making each lesson only $1.60!). It starts on the 3rd of January, but it’s worth signing up now as we have a special price for the first 2000 Adventurers – after that it goes up to $175 so this is an excellent deal. Head to the website to find out all about it and to get in at this amazing $99 price!!! Learn all about Wanderlust and sign up HERE.

Who is the lineup of teachers this time? Take a look:

So many talented artists and people I just love to work with. So I hope you take a minute to check out what Wanderlust is all about HERE

We welcome all types of Adventurers for this artistic journey! Maybe you enjoy crafting but would like to move on to more advanced techniques that use paints and other mediums. Maybe you feel stuck in your own style or in the techniques you use on a daily basis. Maybe you want to introduce more variety and excitement into your artmaking. Or maybe you just need extra support and motivation to create. Well, EVERYONE is welcome!

Join in on the fun. Classes begin January 3rd, 2020. See you in Wanderlust :)

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Online Workshop Sale

Guess what? I am having an Online Workshop Sale! Right now all my online workshops are 15% off here on my website. This is your chance to use the last of summer to get back into some art making.

The sale runs through August 4th at 11:59pm EST and includes both project and technique workshops. AND if you purchase BYO Art Journal, Trace Transfer Transform, and Acrylic Ink during the sale, you can save an additional $10. You just have to enter the coupon code BIGTHREE when you check out (previous purchases do not apply).

BYO Art Journal will help you build your very own art journal from scratch – you will make covers, inside pages, bind it together, and then fill it. Yes, all that – WOW! This is how I make most of my art journals now and it is definitely a fun and satisfying skill to have.

Trace Transfer Transform will teach you various techniques for introducing images into your art journal from photographic and magazine sources. Then by transforming these tracings and transfers, you will learn to integrate them into your unique style of creating.

Acrylic Ink will walk you through the basics and all the way to some more advanced techniques with one of my favorite mediums. Get inspired to use acrylic ink more in your mixed media!

In addition to these 3 great online workshops, there is my perennial favorite Art Journaling Demystified or if you want to apply some mixed media techniques to a project on canvas, there is Season Canvas Fall.

I hope you join us in some of these and use your final weeks of summer to get back to your art journal, crafting and creating. Check it out HERE. Remember: sale ends at 11:59pm on August 4th, 2019.

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Announcing a NEW Online Workshop: Trace, Transfer, Transform

Today my newest online workshop Trace, Transfer, Transform goes on sale on my website!

Get ready to transform your art journal and other creative projects with a bunch of fun and versatile tracing and transfer techniques. Enjoy Early Bird pricing – 25% off the regular price of $39, so just $29.25!!! – now through Monday May 27 when the workshop officially begins. Sign up here.

Check out the promo video:

Sign up now through Monday, May 27 and get the workshop for just $29.25. Throughout the workshop I show you ways to bring imagery into your art and how to integrate those elements with your style and make them your own. If you are looking for some inspiration for the summer, this is the perfect workshop for you! Join us!

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Announcing a NEW Online Workshop: BYO Art Journal

Today my newest Online Workshop goes on sale: BYO Art Journal! That stands for Build Your Own Art Journal just in case you were wondering :)

I will show you step by step how to build your very own art journal. I actually make a lot of my own art journals using this method! What will you get? You will learn how to make some patterned background pages for within and one-of-a-kind covers for the outside. Then you’ll learn a versatile book binding technique to pull everything together. Finally we’ll discuss various creative methods for finishing up your pages. If you have always wanted to create a custom art journal instead of buying the same off-the-shelf one that everybody else has, this is the workshop for you!

You will get 6 downloadable video lessons – approximately 1.5hours of content!!! You can find all the details for BYO Art Journal HERE.

Watch the promo video to learn more:

Early Bird Offer: Sign up NOW through Monday, October 1st at 11:59pm EST and save $10. That means BYO Art Journal can be yours for $49USD! On 10/2/2018 the workshop will return to it’s regular price of $59USD.

The workshop begins Monday, October 1st with the first lesson and additional lessons will be uploaded every Monday and Thursday. You can follow along with us or work at your own pace as lessons are up. I will pop into the classroom comments section daily while the lessons are going up to answer your questions. And at the end we will have an online gallery where you can share YOUR new art journals :) Throughout we’ll be sharing stuff online using #byoaj

Join us and create an art journal that is just as unique as the artwork within.

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Jump into Autumn! Creative JumpStart 2018 Sale

Fall is just a week away and maybe you are looking for some inspiration? If you missed Creative JumpStart 2018 this January, it’s not too late to take advantage of the online workshop. For the next few days (September 14-17, 2018), I am running a 20% off sale on CJS18 for those of you who might need a little JumpStart to your mixed media projects :)

The price is just $40 when you sign up by September 17th, 2018. You can sign up here and get started right away!

Creative JumpStart 2018 features 31 downloadable videos by leading mixed media artists. The videos are downloadable until November 15th 2018 and once downloaded, are an invaluable resource when you need some new ideas.  Although you may have missed the fun and excitement of playing along in real-time with the CJS community, you will still have access to the CJS18 Classroom through Nov 15, where you will find material lists, artist bios, and galleries of project images that Jumpers uploaded during January.

Enjoy the sale and I hope to see you in January 2019 for the next Creative JumpStart!

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Workshops in Oregon, Cali, & Online

Hello my West Coast friends! I am coming to Runaway Art & Craft Studio in Salem, OR in October to teach 2 workshops: one that is all about getting the most from your Gelli Plate and a second one that is a NEW art journaling class.

Saturday October 13th, 2018: Uber Gelli Plate Printing

Join me for a day long class, diving into the basics and beyond of gelli plate printing. We’ll play with pattern making and we’ll discuss color theory and design. I will introduce you to the Mono Print Painting technique inspired by H.N. Werkman and we’ll learn different ways to create elaborate and layered mono printed paintings. Using self made tools, stamps and stencils, we’ll take your gelli plate printing to a whole new level. This is the ultimate in uber fun and easy printing techniques.

To register: call Runaway Art & Craft Studio at 503-881-6270 or email christy@runawayart.com

Here are some fun photos from when I taught this class last – so many beautiful prints, happy faces and great memories!!!

And the next day a brand NEW Art Journaling class that you will love…

Sunday October 14th, 2018: Transfer, Trace, Transform

Get ready to transform your art journal!

Join me for a fun day of exploring different ways to trace and transfer images into your art journal pages. The imperfect look of transferred photos can serve either as a building block of your layering process or as a stand alone focal point of a page. Tracing techniques provide just as many creative choices, and we’ll learn loose tracing techniques based on different image sources to give you a variety of options for your art journaling. Not only are there many ways to actually transfer or trace images, there are also many ways to transform those images in your art journal into something personal and unique.

To register: call Runaway Art & Craft Studio at 503-881-6270 or email christy@runawayart.com

This is a brand new workshop that I am super excited to share with you. Here are some of my own art journal pages that use techniques that we will be learning in the class:

I hope to see you there and maybe you make it a full out Artsy Weekend and join me for both :)

Also don’t forget if you are in Northern California I am teaching in July workshops at A Work of Heart in San Jose, CA:

July 29: Uber Gelli Plate Printing – Take your gelli plate printing to the next level with this one day workshop on mono printing and layered printmaking.

July 30: Art Rules- Art in  Translation Art Journaling – A one day art journaling adventure where we take inspiration from the techniques of master artists and then translate it to our own unique style.

Sign up for these workshops in San Jose by July 8th for Early Bird pricing!

And finally, maybe you cannot see me on the West Coast and maybe you LOVE taking an online workshop and still learn something new:

Art Journal Summer School is just for you – Join me and 12 other awesome teachers for a 10 week online workshop to keep you art journaling this summer. This workshop is designed to fit in your busy summer schedule – no big commitments here! There will be 21 fun, short downloadable videos and 1 e-book, and all of the teachers will be using similar materials that can fit in a small travel bag, so you can take us with you, wherever you go this summer!

Hurry Up: AJSS begins July 1!

See you here, there, and everywhere this summer :)

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Art Journal Summer School – Early Bird Sale

Now is the time to sign up for Art Journal Summer School! Early Bird pricing ends May 31st and class begins in July – Woohoo! This will be the Art Journaling party of the summer :)

Here is a little preview of the fun we will be having:

I’m loving the lineup of teachers and I know they will give lots of new ideas to try, in whatever setting you find yourself this summer. Even the supply list is designed to go anywhere you do – travel, beach, back porch – and be super no-stress and super lots-of-artsy-fun. That’s the whole idea with this workshop: Summer can be busy but if you love creating as much as I do, you know you want to carve out a little time for arting.

To register and check out all the info just go HERE.

See you in Summer School ;)

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  • julie

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    Just saw this…..I tried to sign up and wonder with the time change, did i miss the early bird pricing? this looked like a great class. Thank you.

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    • Nathalie Kalbach

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      Hi Julie the time for the sale was on European Standard Time midnight- which is 9 hours ahead of you. There is still another Lucky Bird Price on there right now that is still 20 EUR less then the normal price. So if you would still like to join- go and hurry- it is going up again in two days.

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