How to Let Go and Create New Space for 2017

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LETTING GO, oil on canvas, by Lucy Chen

I hope you’re all having a wonderful holiday, and got to spend some quality time with loved ones.

Our new collaborative online art course Paint Your Heart and Soul is launching this month. There are eighteen teachers contributing to this course, and you’ll be rocking your […]

Why I Love Audrey Hepburn

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AUDREY HEPBURN 8″x8″, oil on wood original available $200 click image for more images and to purchase

Name a beautiful woman who is not only a pretty face, but is also compassionate and brave, loving and has incredible inner strength. Who comes to mind?

Audrey Hepburn was surely one of these women.

I remember […]

The Winner of the Giveaway is...

Thank you to everyone who has purchased Paint Your Heart and Soul 2017 and/or shared about it on your Facebook.

We’ve received almost 60 entries!

Today, my 6-year-old has helped me draw the name of the winner.

And the winner is Kendra! Congratulations!

The good news to the rest of us is that we can […]

Paint Your Heart and Soul 2017

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Do you want to be inspired every day, by not only beautiful paintings, but by art that tells stories and comes from the heart and soul?

Do you want to learn to create art in a variety of mediums and art supplies? And explore ways to enhance your own work or develop your style?

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Study with My Mentor

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“Cafe Latte” M. COOTSONA Demo in Class Three

Earlier this year, I told you about my mentor Melinda Cootsona, a Californian artist’s e-course, Own Your Colors. It was sold out so fast that many of you told me that you missed out.

The great news is that Melinda is launching Part 2 of Own […]

Want to Study with My Mentor?

By the Pool, by Melinda Cootsona

By the Pool, by Melinda Cootsona

Don’t you just love the above painting by my artist mentor and friend Melinda Cootsona? After years of requests from her in-person workshop students, she is finally launching her first online course!

I’ve had the privilege to be mentored by her both via the virtual online space, and […]

How to Paint a Mini Monet in Oil Pastel

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Woman with Parasol, 1875, by Claude Monet

Mini Monet in Oil Pastel, 9.7″x6.5″, by Lucy Chen, SOLD.

This mini Monet of Woman with Parasol was created with oil pastel on paper. I made it just for fun, and I recorded the process for you, too.

In the video, you’ll see that I […]