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2016 Workshops

Check out all of the amazing places I'll be teaching at coming up in 2016 (with a few more venues to be announced in the next few weeks)!

NEW----Just added:  ReMe Retreats-The Sandhills this October!   Check out the event at our new website!    ReMe Retreats



  "Intro to Adult Art Journaling"   at   Creative Studios,  NC  Vass, NC   
                6-9 pm  (Art Journaling, Painting, Lettering, Collage)

Contact Jan at  or message on Facebook for more info

1/16/15   & 1/17/15

"It's a Whimsical Life"  at  Donna Downey's Studio in Huntersville, NC

2 day painting, mixed media, whimsical impressionistic painting workshop

Click Here for more info.



"Angelic Inspiration"   at Jerry's Artarama in Raleigh, NC
Saturday, 2/27/15   10-1pm      (acrylic, painting, collage, mixed media, illustration)
For more info, click HERE


"Single Peeps"  at Jerry's Artarama in Raleigh, NC
Sunday, 2/28/16   12pm-5pm   (painting,  acrylic, collage, mixed media, characters)
For more info, click HERE


 3/11/16-3/13/16           I'll be teaching at Random Arts again this year.  More info coming soon!  Contact Jane Powell to be put on the waiting list as space is limited for each class to 12 students.

Friday  3/11/16   5-7  (plus bonus make and take) and Saturday 3/12/16  10-4

Sunday  3/13/16   10-4



"Grunge Ink"  at Ephemera Paducah in Paducah, Kentucky.
Friday, 4/15/16,  10am-5pm
  (ink, acrylic, printing, graffiti, contemporary painting, yupo paper)
For more info, click HERE.


"Graffiti Row Houses"  at Ephmera Paducah, in Paducah, Kentucky

2 day work shop.  Saturday and Sunday,  4/16/16-4/17/16    
10am-5pm both days  (acrylic, painting, mixed media, illustrative, canvas, larger format)

Click HERE for more info



ReMe Retreats in Ocracoke Island,  North Carolina

Exclusive all inclusive (other than travel)  retreat,  8 students only.  Arrive on Monday afternoon and leave Saturday morning.   (painting, mixed media, found objects, printing, jewelry, cultural)
More info on upcoming events coming soon.  To visit our blog, please click HERE.

May 21st

Join me for Grunge Ink at my working studio in Vass NC,  May 21st for an all day workshop that includes all supplies other than a brayer.   With an easy commute from Raleigh airport, 2 1/2 hours from Charlotte and many surrounding areas,  Vass is located just off HWY, stay for the weekend and enjoy the town of Southern Pines or a day of golf at one of our areas many esteemed golf courses.  For lodging or travel information, drop us a message on our Faceboook page.

May 22, 2016   Art Journal Jam!

Come in for Grunge Ink and stay to take Journal Jam the next morning!   Save 10.00 off this class when taking both, or register for either day on their own.   

Click HERE for more info!


6/16/2016-Art Journaling Live 2016   One day ONLY !  Limited spaces available.   

  Where: Arlington, Texas during  the Great American Scrapbook Convention.

Click HERE for more info :)



We will be doing 2 full day classes and a 1/2 day class on Sunday. 

(Single peeps,   Funky Little Fish, and Face painting and sketching Primer)

 I'll be back teaching at the incredible, Art More Place in Melbourne, Florida. Stay tuned for more details!!    To be put on a waiting list, please contact Sherri at



"Jam Packed and Abstract"   2 day workshop at the Pacific North West School of Art in Whidbey Island, Washington.
7/25-7/26   9am-4pm   (painting, collage, texture, acrylic, mixed media)
For more info, click HERE



"Funky Little Fish"    at Jerry's Artarama in Raleigh, NC
8/6/16    10-4pm   (painting, acrylics, illustration, mixed media, characters)
   For more information, click HERE,

Dirty Flirty Birds-We will be capturing the quirky essence of these fun and whimsical bird like characters during our all day painting workshop.   Students of all skill levels are welcome in this popular class!    For more information and to register, click HERE.

JUST LISTED~  The Art of Zen Painting, an Abstract weekend retreat in Missouri hosted by Kristen Powers of Rubber Moon Studios.   Other than travel, this is an all inclusive weekend retreat!!!!!!    

I'll be returning for 3 days of workshops hosted by Kristen Powers from , The Maker and the Moon, in Louisiana, Missouri.     More details coming soon!  
To pre-register, contact Kristen at


You've been waiting for this!   ReMe-The Sandhills!  Our newest ReMe retreat coming this October.   We are about 1/2 sold out for this event so jump in today!!

I want to know more!---Click HERE

October 9th

Intro to Drawing and Sketching Part 2  1-5pm $60 at Creative Studios NC in Vass, NC.


November 16th (evening) and November 17th all day at Creative Studios, NC
Enjoy this day and half class in my local studio, Creative Studios, NC.  Begin our class with our prep and class over view along with an evening Arty Party!   For more info, check out the link HERE

**Also in November, we will be doing a fun "Faux Feather Ornament" class at our studio! Creative Studios, NC

Registration opens soon!


Coming in December at Creative Studios, NC:  Whimsical Canvas Ornaments!