Nature Journaling – Virtual Class

This virtual class is offered in partnership with Hoyt Arboretum
Thursday evenings in March 2023 on Zoom 6:00 – 7:30 PM PST

Connect with nature from the comfort of your home. Join Elizabeth each week to learn new techniques that can bring your nature sketches to life with color. She will guide you in layering colors, practicing brush strokes, matching details, and more. No previous nature drawing necessary; just bring your love of learning and creativity.

Register and learn more here:

Virtual Nature Journaling at Hoyt Arbortum

Valentine Card Workshop at Resolu Cellars

February 9, 2023 
6:00 – 8:00 PM 
Resolu Cellars in historic downtown Hillsboro
260 SE 4th Ave., Hillsboro, 97123

Join me to create colorful, unique Valentine’s cards as you sip wine at Resolu Cellars. All materials and instructions will be provided for cutting and arranging beautiful hand-painted papers to make sweet cards for friends and loved ones.  Each person will go home with 4-5 finished cards with envelopes. Ticket price includes a beverage and light snack.  $30.  RSVP early and reserve your spot here: Valentines at Resolu Cellars

 

Watercolor Explorations: Virtual Classes

Watercolor Explorations: Virtual Classes
Friday mornings on Zoom 10:00 – 11:30 AM PST

February Session:  2/3, 2/10, 2/17 & 2/24 (4 sessions)  $70 
April Session:  4/7, 4/14, 4/21 & 4/28 (4 sessions) $70

Basic watercolor skills required.  In these weekly classes, I will demonstrate various watercolor techniques and talk about color and design, while mapping out an exercise for participants to finish after class at their own pace.  Students will have access to a Flickr photo-sharing group that will allow them to post images of their work and receive comments and feedback from Elizabeth and other students.  $70 includes all 4 live sessions, all recordings, and access to the Flickr sharing album.  RECORDINGS ONLY OPTION:  $40 includes access to all 4 class recordings, without the Flickr sharing option.  Class size for LIVE sessions is limited to 16 participants.

Please contact Elizabeth to register and ask any questions:  e.m.higgins@comcast.net

Watercolor Classes at the Walter’s Cultural Arts Center – 2023

Winter – Spring 2023: In person classes on Wednesday evenings

I will be teaching beginning and intermediate level watercolor classes Wednesday evenings from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Walter’s Cultural Arts Center in downtown Hillsboro.  Check their website for complete details and registration.

Watercolor for the Very Beginner, February 1 – March 1, 2023

Watercolor Explorations, March 8 – April 5, 2023

Watercolor: Next Steps, April 12 – May 10, 2023

Walter’s Cultural Arts Center Classes

Art Business Coaching

Personalized 4 – 6 session plans for artists seeking guidance, resources, accountability and support in developing their art-making or other creative career.  Available in-person or virtually on Zoom.  Contact Elizabeth for more information and to schedule at e.m.higgins@comcast.net

4 hourly sessions:  $240
6 hourly sessions:  $350 

Virtual Private Art Parties via ZOOM

Gather your friends wherever they may be and connect via ZOOM to have fun creating together, while apart! Elizabeth can design a custom event for your family members, group of friends, or kids’ birthday celebration. Choose from painting, nature journaling, collaging, and/or drawing.  Elizabeth will set your group up on a Zoom meeting, provide you with a basic list of necessary supplies, and guide you through an interactive art experience suitable for all ages and skill levels.  Rates start at $85 for an hour-long activity for up to eight people.  Contact Elizabeth at e.m.higgins@comcast.net to bounce ideas and get further information.