OnLine Art and Creativity Classes
Classes I’m Offering
Create Earth’s Mother in an expressive face class and capture her story in a short poem.
Discover what nourishes your spirit and create your own beautiful set of medicine cards.
I am so honoured to collaborate with other artists from around the world. Join us:
Life Book 2020
Starts January 1st, 2020
Year Long Art and Wellbeing Course
Virtual gift bag
REGISTRATION OPENS OCTOBER 1ST, 2019
Let’s Face It 2020
Starts January 6th, 2020
A year long portrait and figurative course with an incredible line up of professional artists that will share their tips and tricks with you on how to paint portrait and figurative artwork!
26 artists, 26 styles, 50 weeks of lessons, and a year learning about style development
Registration Opens October 14th, 2019
Create Make Express
Starts July 8, 2019
a year-long mixed media adventure
27 teachers sharing 2 lessons each
different techniques, processes and new ways to express your own unique creativity
my lessons include ‘Moment of Serenity’ and ‘Journey’. Both are mixed media expressive portrait lessons
21 Secrets Face Time: Art-Journaling & Mixed-Media Workshop
Release Date: April 1st, 2019
self-guided, online art-journaling and mixed-media workshop
downloadable eBook containing 150+ pages of video, full-color photos, templates, and clear written instruction
unlimited access to all workshops all at once
private FaceBook group
There are 21 inspiring workshops by 21 incredible teachers. The mixed media, art journal lessons with a focus on faces and portraits. It is not limited to realistic likenesses, instead many techniques are explored:
Here is a sneak peak of my lesson in 21 Secrets Face Time...
When I was a child I loved creating stories with my friends and acting them out. In this mixed media lesson, we will use our imagination to tell a story about a young girl/woman who goes on a really big adventure. I'll share with you:
how to create a story
tips for shading the face
bringing eyes alive
ways to build texture and layers
You will have the chance to create your own unique story art.
Life Book 2019: Mixed Media Art Class
“Life Book, a celebration and honouring of YOU” is a year-long mixed media art class organised by Tamara Laporte from Willowing Arts.
31 incredible art teachers and wellness guides
themed around self-development and healing
mixed media art journal pages
yoga, aromatherapy, mindfulness and other wellness exercises
weekly art lessons, inspiration, encouragement and a safe group of like minded artsy people
And the best thing about it all is that you get 85+ offerings throughout the one year for ONLY £99GBP (approx $130 USD)! The course/ content is valued at well over $3000+ USD)
THE LESSON I WILL BE OFFERING:
I am excited to be sharing a mixed media expressive portrait style lesson with you, called Penumbra—where the light comes in to the shadow. I will explore with you how to bring contrast to your piece through lights and darks and we will find a teaching that brings light and meaning to a challenging life experience you may have had.
Registration is open and it is not too late to join. Sign Up to Life Book 2019 & Find out More Here!
“Whoa. This is going to be AMAZING! If you can only take one online class this year, do this one (seriously). Tamara Laporte and Melanie Rivers are light filled soul weavers. Get ready to grow with their heart felt curriculums. Wow”, Denise Braun, Heartworks Studio.
If you have any questions about upcoming workshops, please contact me.