Elizabeth M Higgins Teaching Artist

Meet Elizabeth

“We are all artists. We all have a creative voice and the ability to discover and celebrate that gift.”

Elizabeth M. Higgins is a teaching artist and nature advocate in Hillsboro, Oregon who is passionate about the connections between creativity, nature and mindfulness.  Her teaching approach is centered on the belief that creative expression is a necessary component of human flourishing and well-being.  She teaches watercolor and nature connection classes for her private students as well as for various arts and culture organizations in her community.  

 

Elizabeth teaches and paints at her studio and classroom in historic downtown Hillsboro.  She is a juried member of Watercolor Society of Oregon and has won awards locally for her vibrant, expressive watercolor paintings.  Her artwork can be viewed at her studio and at Catherine Bede Gallery, both located on Main Street in Hillsboro’s Cultural Arts District.

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Elizabeth M Higgins Teaching Artist
“We are all artists.We all have a creative voice and should discover and celebrate that gift.”

Meet Elizabeth

Elizabeth M. Higgins is a teaching artist in Hillsboro, Oregon who is passionate about the connections between creativity, nature and mindfulness.  Her teaching approach is centered on the belief that creative expression is a necessary component of human flourishing and well-being. She teaches watercolor and nature connection classes for her private students as well as for various arts and culture organizations in her community.  Her clients include Hillsboro Parks and Rec, Oregon State University Extension Services, Hoyt Arboretum and Washington County Parks and Rec. 

Elizabeth holds a certificate in EcoTherapy practices and has completed coursework in neuroscience and creative aging.  Additionally, she manages her own art studio and classroom in historic downtown Hillsboro.  She is a juried member of Watercolor Society of Oregon and has won awards locally for her vibrant, expressive watercolor paintings.  Her artwork can be viewed at her studio and at Catherine Bede Gallery in Hillsboro, Oregon.

Classes

Find joy through creative expression in Elizabeth’s watercolor and nature journaling classes.

Gallery

View Elizabeth’s original watercolor paintings and collage.

Shop

Shop Elizabeth’s collection of prints, greeting cards and home decor items.

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