Online Workshops

“Lisa you offer the best online courses. Your attention to detail, efficiency, advise and resources are over the top. You deliver everything you promise and then some.”
~Debbie Babin


The Anatomy of an Online Workshop

When you invest in yourself and your art in one of my online workshops, you will learn and create from the comfort of your own home and studio.

Because the workshop material is covered over a period of weeks or months vs a few days, there is time to create more art and cover a great depth of material not possible in quick paced weekend or week long workshop.  Numerous links to related material are provided for students interested in further research.

The class size is limited to ensure everyone receives ample support and feedback.  Classes are currently capped at only 10 students (and as a result they often fill quickly.)

Course content is delivered with a combination of videos, voice recordings, emails, individual coaching phone calls, interactive group discussions plus a live/interactive reviews of class assignments.

To recreate the energy and benefits of an in person workshop experience, interaction with other class members is strongly encouraged.  Many friendships have been formed in my online workshops.

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2015 Workshops

Working in a Series – self paced

Abstraction – self paced

Design Principles


2016 Workshops

Classes will begin in early 2016 – a few classes might start in January although most will begin in February or March.

Registration will begin approximately 2 to 2 1/2 months before the workshops begin.

These are the courses I plan on offering early 2016 (subject to change):

  • Working in a Series
  • Design Elements
  • Design Principles
  • Intentional Piecing
  • Setting Goals / Systems – Self Paced
  • Finding Meaning in Your Art – Find Your Voice – New Workshop


In addition a new session of the Artist Cartography Group and a new Session of the Master Class will begin in March 2016.

The next session of Working in a Series Greenhouse will be in late 2016 or early 2017.


See below for a description of classes.


Co-Active® Coaching Packages


Is a group workshop not right for you at this time?


As a Co-Active® trained life coach, I am now offering 3 month individual life coaching packages for artists looking to integrate and align their studio practice, art career and their lives with their values.


Coaching Package Details



See what former students have to say about my workshops: Alumni Directory



Full Curriculum of Workshops:

My workshops do not include technique instructions. It is assumed you know how to construct and create the artwork you want to make.

This means artists of all mediums are welcome in my workshops. I’ve had artists working in a large variety of mediums enroll in my workshops – from paint, to pen and ink, to encaustic to textiles and more – it’s all welcome.


2016 tuition fees will be announced at the end of 2105

Design Workshops  In these 7 week long workshops students will focus on building a foundation for their artwork.

  • Design Elements
  • Design Principles


2015 Tuition: $427

Technique Workshops In these 7 week long workshops students will learn specific art-quilt making techniques and are the only workshops that I teach technique.

  • Intentional Piecing (formerly Cutting and Piecing without a Ruler)
    • basic sewing skills required
    • details


2015 Tuition: $457

Advanced Topics  In addition to making art, students in these 10 week long workshops will dive into art history and focus heavily on artistic mindsets.

  • Abstraction
    • advanced beginner through intermediate
    • details
  • Working in a Series
    • advanced beginner through advanced
    • details

2015 Tuition:

  • $597
  • $957 – with coaching package



  • Advancing the Series

    • advanced beginner through advanced
    • working in a series is a prerequisite
    • details

2015 Tuition:

  • $427
  • $787 – with coaching package
In depth Study

  • Working in a Series Community and Greenhouse
    • A continuation of your work started in Working in a Series.  Are you ready to build a body of work?  In this workshops you will complete one of more new compositions each month to add to your current series (or start a new series) over  and entire year. Ongoing feedback through group review calls.  Focus on becoming the best artist you can.  No business topics are covered in this class
    • details
    • Sold out for 2015


  • Master Class 
    • This full year commitment is for advanced students who work independently but are looking for that extra something to help them reach “remarkable” with their artwork. There will be an emphasis on mindsets with a wide variety of other topics covered also – including some art business topics.
    • details
    • Sold out for 2015


Refund Policy

Class sizes are kept small to ensure each student receives ample time for feedback and interaction with me. As a result, once you have paid for a spot in a workshop, I am counting on your participation.

As a result, there will be no refunds (unless I have to cancel the class). If I am able to fill your spot from a waiting list, you will receive a refund minus a $25 processing fee.

Once you have gained access to the course website, no refunds will be given.