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Announcing NEW Online Workshop – Time Traveler

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
  • Bookbinding 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.

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Early Bird Ending and Workshop Beginning!

Today my newest online class Artful Adventures with Paul Klee is getting started! You can still get in at the Early Bird price until 11:59pm EST tonight, April 27th 2020.

It is my 4th workshop in the Artful Adventures series and this time we are looking at the whimsical artwork and style of Klee and learning how to bring some of his tricks into our own art journals and artwork. Join us in the classroom as we get started today!

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NEW Online Workshop: Artful Adventures with Paul Klee

Today my newest online workshop Artful Adventures with Paul Klee goes on sale on my website!

Get ready to go on another exciting Artful Adventure with us! Through 5 lessons you’ll learn a variety of fun and innovative ways to translate elements of Klee’s playful signature style into your own unique art journaling and artwork.

Sign up NOW to enjoy great pricing: Early Bird pricing – 25% off the regular price of $39, so just $29.25!!! – now through April 27th.

Check out the promo video:

 

Sign up now through Monday, April 27th and get the workshop for just $29.25. Throughout the workshop I show you ways to pull off Klee style elements that are fun to experiment with and can add a touch of whimsy and individuality to your own artwork. We’ll learn an image transfer technique, ways to build backgrounds with color and pattern, and discover the freedom of letting loose and even covering things up, all inspired by the artwork and techniques of Paul Klee.

Class begins on Monday April 27th. If you are ready for another Artful Adventure, Sign up TODAY.

This workshop is the fourth in the series so far. The Artful Adventures workshop series introduces you to master artists from around the world and throughout history, and through their techniques and style inspires YOUR art journaling and artmaking. Check out Artful Adventures with Gustav KlimtArtful Adventures with Joan Miró and Artful Adventures with Andy Warhol in this series.

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Special Offer: Creative JumpStart 2020 just $45!

I am having a very special sale in response to these unprecedented and difficult times – Creative JumpStart (CJS) 2020 will be just $45 through the end of April. Yes, this is the online workshop CJS that started back in January – the Super Power edition. I know many of you are at home these days and looking for activities, a sense of community, and artistic inspiration. Join us for Creative JumpStart!

Here is the promo video to introduce you to our amazing group of 31 artist teachers. They have each contributed a lesson with the theme Super Power:

These super talented artists are sharing their artistic Super Powers with you through a project or technique lesson. There are 31 teachers and 31 lessons, spanning a wide variety of styles and media. The goal is to JumpStart YOUR Creativity. Learn more HERE.

And check out a peek of some of the artist’s lessons below:

Creative JumpStart is also about Community. The goal is to have a place to get together with other creative and artistic people. In the classroom you can comment on lessons and share your experiences and ask questions. There is a Show & Tell page where you can share your artwork and see what other students are creating. And of course we invite you to interact on social media with hashtags like #cjs20 and #creativejumpstart20.

We are a community of over 1000 people – and now is the perfect time to join in and make some new online friends :)

Already participating in Creative JumpStart 2020? Come back to the classroom and say Hi! Maybe revisit some of the lessons that you loved or techniques you haven’t tried yet. Show & Tell, post on social media, let’s get the conversation going and all enjoy a break from things with some artistic FUN. 

These are unprecedented times of crisis and now more than ever we can see the beneficial powers of artmaking and getting involved with arts communities.

This special sale ends April 30th at 11:59pm EST. Sign up today!

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Last Day – Online Workshop Sale

Don’t miss out on my Artful Adventures from Home Online Workshop Sale to help keep you busy and engaged if you are spending a bit more time at home these days :)

All of my online workshops (excluding Creative JumpStart) are 20% off  through today, Sunday, March 29th at 11:59pm EST. Just use the coupon code STAYINGHOME when you check out. Here is a link to my Online Workshops page.

We can still enjoy some artistic activities and get a little creative inspiration. I hope to see you in the classrooms!

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NEW Online Workshop: Artful Adventures with Gustav Klimt

Today my newest online workshop Artful Adventures with Gustav Klimt 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 fun and creative ways to translate elements of Klimt’s gorgeous signature style into your own unique art journaling and artwork.

Sign up NOW to enjoy great pricing: Early Bird pricing – 25% off the regular price of $39, so just $29.25!!! – now through Monday February 17th.

Check out the promo video:

Sign up now through Monday, February 17th and get the workshop for just $29.25. Throughout the workshop I show you ways to pull off Klimt style elements that are easy to do and can make a big visual impact in your own artwork. Creating Klimt inspired patterns and collage papers, combining different patterns in one piece, and adding the eye catching bling of metallics will all be explored in the lessons.

Class begins on Monday February 17th. If you are ready for another Artful Adventure, this is the perfect workshop for you! Sign up TODAY.

This workshop is the third in the series so far. The Artful Adventures workshop series introduces you to master artists from around the world and throughout history, and through their techniques and style inspires YOUR art journaling and artmaking. Check out Artful Adventures with Joan Miró and Artful Adventures with Andy Warhol in this series.

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  • Patty Borja

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    How long will each class be up to view in case I miss a class on the day it’s posted? Can each class be viewed more than once?

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    • Nathalie Kalbach

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      patty, for this class you have lifelong access and can also download the videos. nat

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Card Making Workshop in Jersey City – Dec 12

I hope you can join me on Thursday, December 12th for a festive evening of holiday card making in Jersey City! I am teaching a workshop at a new space in my hood and am excited to be bringing some stamping and watercolor fun to help you make a batch of 12-15 cards for your holiday wishes.

It will be a relaxing good time with lots of creating and some refreshments also will be served. Spend an evening with old friends and new, enjoying a holiday activity that will help you spread some joy too :)

You can learn more and sign up HERE

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Sketchbook Skool Workshop begins Tomorrow!

Join us for the Mixed Media Journaling online workshop with Sketchbook Skool. I am teaching alongside Seth Apter, Mary Beth Shaw, and Kecia Deveney for this 4 week course that begins tomorrow, November 11th!!!

Check out my little chat to learn a bit more about this class:

This is a great line up of teachers and wow did they do a nice job producing the videos and website for this one. I hope you check it out HERE and we see you in the skoolyard :)

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NEW Online Workshop: Artful Adventures with Andy Warhol

Today my newest online workshop Artful Adventures with Andy Warhol goes on sale on my website!

Get ready to go on an Artful Adventure with us! Through 4 lessons you’ll learn a variety of fun and clever ways to translate some of Warhol’s signature artistic moves, to help you add new elements to your art journaling and artwork.

Sign up NOW to enjoy great pricing: Early Bird pricing – 25% off the regular price of $39, so just $29.25!!! – now through Monday October 7th.

Check out the promo video:

Sign up now through Monday, October 7 and get the workshop for just $29.25. Throughout the workshop I show you ways to pull off Warhol style elements without fancy equipment so you can combine it with your own artmaking practices and style. Collage, making multiples of images, portraiture, and stamp carving are all explored in the lessons. If you are ready for another Artful Adventure, this is the perfect workshop for you! Sign up TODAY

The Artful Adventures workshop series will introduce you to master artists from around the world and throughout history, and through their techniques and style inspire YOUR art journaling and artmaking. Check out Artful Adventures with Joan Miró for another fun workshop in this series.

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