Floral Still Life Painting with Color & Feeling: Discover Your Expressive Style!

Learn my "7 Step Painting Method" to create unique paintings!

   Watch Promo   Enroll in Course

This workshop is for painters at any level--even "newbies" who yearn to paint expressively with lots of color and feeling. Learn a "start loose, stay loose" 7 Step Method of Expressive Painting in beautiful color. This course will help you to find inspiration for your paintings, how to mix brilliant color with no “mud” (unless you want it!), and walk you through several paintings start to finish. Through demos, videos, slideshows, handouts and “paint-alongs" I will guide you to create your unique vision unlike anyone else. This course is designed to “jumpstart” you to painting expressively with your own style.


  • What is Expressive painting?
  • "No-fail" color palettes
  • Setting up for successful painting
  • Underpainting techniques
  • Finding inspiration
  • 7 Step Method of Expressive Painting
  • Three complete "Paint-alongs"
  • Finishing paintings 3 ways
  • "Magic Fixes" for paintings
  • Favorite art resources

Your Instructor

Annie O
Annie O'Brien Gonzales

Annie is a professional painter, teacher and writer in Santa Fe, New Mexico. In her studio on Canyon Road, she paints colorful, expressive floral, still life and landscape paintings. Her work is represented by galleries across the US, shown in juried art shows, collected by art lovers and recently was included in a museum permanent collection. She majored in Art History and Painting and is a Docent at the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum and a Tour Guide at Ghost Ranch for the Georgia O’Keeffe Landscape Tours. She has taught many painting workshops across the US and Canada as well as at Ghost Ranch and the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum. She is a Certified Golden Art Educator and the author of two recent books on painting by North Light Books--"Bold Expressive Painting" and "The Joy of Acrylic Painting".

Her workshops are for beginners and experienced painters who want to express themselves in their own unique way. Grounded in the elements and principles of art, Annie teaches an expressive style of painting rather than realism. Through years of experience, she has developed her 7 Step Method of Expressive Painting. She is dedicated to helping artists find personal inspiration to reach their own goals.

For more information on in-person workshops & publications go to: www.annieobriengonzales.com

Class Curriculum

  PAINT ALONG #3: Paint a Complementary Floral/Stilllife
Available in days
days after you enroll

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Get started now!