What People Are Saying about Lisa's ONLINE CLASSES:

"Amazing Classes, Amazing Teacher!" - Beth B.

"Thoroughly enjoyed yesterday’s online session. Watching you draw makes a big difference in improving my drawing skills.  There is immense value to me with this teaching technique. Brava!” - Rita D.   

"I’m so pleased with my progress in your class.  This is something that I never thought I could do.   Your instructions are so helpful and I learn so much each time.  I look forward to each class." - Julie G.

Start Lunch with the Arts

Saturday, May 30th at Noon

 I will be LIVE on FPAC's Start Lunch with the Arts on Saturday May 30th at noon. Although the Demo is pre-recorded. I will be live in the chat stream here on Facebook to answer questions. And yes it is colored pencils (although Franklin Park Arts Center got it wrong and said watercolor pencils) Show up to watch! Saturday 5/30 at noon! Sign in at    or 

LIVE! 5/30 at Noon

FREE Colored Pencil Zoom & Patreon Q&A

Want to find out what my classes are all about on Zoom via Patreon? I mean what do those words even mean!!! Two months ago you couldn't have made me turn on a video class - Now I am teaching them. Join me for a little Q&A and open up a whole new world of Art and learning.

Never signed into a Zoom class before? Want to find out what Patreon is all about? 2 months ago your couldn't have dragged me onto a Zoom Call. Now I am nearly an expert! LOL! I still make loads of mistakes....

Come watch me work on my latest project while you try out all this new online stuff. Ask me questions about Zoom or about what I am working on. Come see how you like working with me online.

FREE 6/5 @3pm

Coffee & Colored Pencils ONLINE

NEXT CLASS JUNE 16th. I am now teaching the Coffee & Colored Pencil class via Zoom. And posts and critiques in between via Patreon. What this includes:
 - Preliminary information, reference materials, demos if necessary 
- A live two-hour class on a Tuesday each month from 6-8pm
- After which you can send work in to be critiqued
- A live critique and Q&A class
- Further demos, videos or anything else I post that month.
- Access to any classes that were recorded and classes from previous months. This makes them available even if you are unable to attend or for the class to re-watch. To register use the button/link above and subscribe on my Patreon page. Then grab your coffee and colored pencils. You will learn professional colored pencil techniques in a fun and social atmosphere, while creating a dramatic piece of art. See what colored pencils can really do! (teens also welcome) You must be pre-registered to attend. Price: $20 per month. 

$20 per month

Personal Mentoring, Critiques & Coaching

You may now use my expertise to help you reach your personal art goals. Subscribe to my mentoring, coaching and critique services by email and Zoom. You will get personal attention with:

  • A weekly email, you send me your work and I will comment, critique and give you some helpful work to do to improve your skills. Up to three images per email.*

  • A monthly Zoom call where I can demonstrate a technique just for you. And spell things out in a more visual and personal way. These may be private or semi-private lessons, depending on if I have more than one person working on the same technique. You will have the ability to ask questions.

  • All the Benefits of the $20 Coffee & Colored Pencils level, including the class and group critique.

 Price: $45 per month. *Pieces must be sent all at the same time each week and critiqued together. Be sure to photograph in good lighting and square the piece with the camera's image area to cut down on distortion.

$45 per month

The Fine Art of Colored Pencils Online

I am taking my Fine Art of Colored Pencils Series Online, previously taught at the Yellow Barn/Glen Echo location. Now you can take my class from home. From anywhere! Learn the amazing capabilities of colored pencils and how to use them to their highest potential to create realism and a variety of textures as we turn a humble medium into masterful fine art in different weekly projects. Demonstrations, experimentation and personal critique included. For all levels who want to add colored pencils to their arsenal. Supply list/info: Use the buttons for the list or kit at Plaza Arts or email; or call 703.404.2977. Minimum age 14.  Click HERE to Register

July 8- Aug 12, 4-6pm

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