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Find the Perfect Art Class for Me

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If you're looking for a painting class or drawing class that will make your life better, you've come to the right art studio! We offer fun classes for adults with a focus on community & creativity.
Below are 3 tips to help you get started for an art class...

3 Surprising Tips!

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Before you sign up for a canvas painting class, I've got 3 Surprising Tips for you!

I want to help make sure you're successful and have fun in whichever art class you choose!

Tip #1 Be Willing to be a Learner
We can teach you ALL the techniques and theory for canvas painting & drawing but if you're not willing to:​
  • ask questions
  • make mistakes
  • not know something're not going to be successful and might as well not take a class.
(we want your class to be fun for you!)
#2 You're not going to like everything you make.
No one likes everything they make.
And even if you don't like the end result, you learned something. It was totally worthwhile.
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#3 Art is actually more about SEEING than anything else.
Beyond all the techniques and theories, learning to paint on canvas or draw is about seeing differently.
  • Seeing the color of a shadow
  • Seeing the shapes in an object
  • Seeing the layers in a picture
You're actually training your brain to think be willing to give it a little time ❤️
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Learn Some Cool Painting Techniques NOW!

How to Paint Trees on

Canvas with Acrylics

One of the best things about painting on canvas is the ability to layer.

To paint trees, we use layers of paint and slight color changes to create a 3-dimensional effect.

Cross-Hatch Blending 

Acrylic on Canvas

This is my favorite blending technique and I love to start my canvas painting this way.

It provides more texture and a painterly look to any subject that I really LOVE!

I teach all kinds of fun painting techniques like this in my Abstract Painting class.

How to Draw a Face

This "face map" will make it easy for you to draw a person with correct dimensions every time!

3 Different Ways to Get Started 

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Art as a Soul Language™

How has Michelle taught hundreds of women to read the hidden Soul Messages in their art?...

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Art Classes 

Drawing, Acrylics, Watercolor? Shannon will have you surprised by what you can create in your first month!

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Getting Started Quiz

Not sure where to begin? Take our personality matching quiz to find the "just right" fit with one of our class offerings!

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