How to Paint with Coffee Workshops

What to expect when you start painting coffee.

Let your art be fun! A time to unlock & encourage your creativity.

Let your art be fun! A time to unlock & encourage your creativity.

  • Painting with coffee is much easier than traditional watercolor.

  • There is a wide range of colors found in painting with coffee.

  • Layers of painted coffee create beautiful textures and depth.

  • It really is possible to relax and have fun painting.

  • You will discover an unexpected use of left-over coffee.

  • For coffee painting I like Espresso.

3 easy Steps to paint with coffee

 
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Student Gallery

Check out samples of student paintings.
Most have never painted before.

COFFEE PAINTING classes and workshops

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COFFEE PAINTING classes and workshops provide a new approach painting and drawing.  All levels of skill are welcome. Whether you are a novice or just want to explore more of your own creative possibility  there is something for you in the classes and workshops.

Painting with coffee is monochromatic and therefore it involves working with just one color. You will quickly discover that painting with coffee actually makes painting easier. You will immediately begin to be comfortable with "hands-on" painting and drawing. The workshops open with easy exercises that allow you to loosen up and forget yourself and what you think things should look like. You will be expressing yourself. 
There are surprising things that happen only when you are painting with coffee.

 

So You Think You Can't Paint!

Yes, painting might appear Scary at first. The best progress always comes from the people who think they can't paint at all or are just basically scared.

Yes, painting might appear Scary at first. The best progress always comes from the people who think they can't paint at all or are just basically scared.

May 18th, 2015 - My first coffee painting workshop
The participants in my first workshop didn't really believe that they could paint but they were willing to give it a try.  I believed that if they were willing to try they were going to see that they could paint - in a matter of an hour. It worked and that confirmed my belief.  I have created a step-by-step coffee painting tutorial to help you get started. 
Private lessons are available 
Previous Workshops:
    • RileyStreet - San Rafael, California
 • Art Works Downtown Classroom - San Rafael, California
   • Createful Studio - San Rafael, California
   • EV Lounge - San Anselmo - San Rafael, California
   • Private Home Workshops in San Anselmo, San Rafael, Woodacre