21 SECRETS Spotlight

Welcome! Every Tuesday and Thursday Tonia Jenny, the 21 SECRETS Creative Director & Course Manager, interviews one of the talented teachers in our 21 SECRETS program for an Artist Spotlight. To never miss an interview be sure to sign up for blog notifications located at the...

Today’s Spotlight Artist is Holly Nowak. If you are looking for a deep dive into a multi-layered painting project, Holly’s lesson, Gather, is perfect for you as she explores many techniques to achieve her stunning final project! Holly has much to share with us here,...

Kylie Fowler‘s 21 SECRETS Face Time lesson, The Colors Within, explores the creation of a very colorful background that then actually becomes the colors inside of your portrait and to me, this is a cool way to see what’s going on inside your own self....

Today as the Spotlight Artist, I’m happy to share with you, Cathy Bueti. I find Cathy’s minimalistic portraits dripping with emotion and I was so excited when she agreed to share her process with all of us in 21 SECRETS Face Time with her lesson...

Well, today, the Spotlight is on Melanie Rivers, whose Face-Time lesson is called Her Really Big Adventure and is a wonderful dive into the union of art and storytelling. I love the story Melanie shares below about how her form of artistic expression has taken...

Did you ever imagine making faces would be so fulfilling? 21 SECRETS Face Time is seeping into the creative practice of all of us here and the excitement is spreading like a big grin across our faces! Today’s Spotlight Artist I’m sharing with you is...

Are you having fun with 21 SECRETS Face Time? Have you tried creating faces outside of your comfort zone yet? (For me, that would include any type of face!) Today’s Spotlight artist—Cristin Chambers—is just the one to nurture creating with reckless abandon. Her Face-Time lesson, Double...