Get all three of Paula's lessons!

Get all three of Paula's lessons for only $15! Check out all the amazing things you'll learn in these three courses.


If your walls are in need of a little something, this project is perfect for you.

Our instructor Paula, a visual artist and Pinterest Queen, will walk you through each step to create high-impact art for your space.

She’ll teach you how to curate inspiring images, mix high and low elements, and put together an awesome gallery-inspired piece. You’ll be proud to show off this work of art in your home (and to sign your name in the bottom corner).

What You’ll Learn

This class is packed with different techniques and new ways of looking at art.

In this lesson, Paula will show you how to:

  1. Combine different mediums into one piece of art
  2. Create perspective using angles and painter’s tape
  3. Suggest landscape elements using spots of color
  4. Add texture, light and color blocking to your composition


How many photos do you have on your phone,
camera or computer? It’s time to bring them to life!

This mixed media art piece can incorporate your favorite photographs, images, magazine tear-outs, fonts, 3-D objects and more. Be as creative as you like, add personal touches, and get artistic tips from instructor/visual artist Paul Coop McCrory.

What You’ll Learn

This class is all about experimentation! But along the way, you’ll learn plenty of practical techniques that you can take with you to other projects.

In this lesson, Paula will show you how to:

  1. Take photos and re-contextualize them as part of your art
  2. Figure out your composition, create perspective and add color
  3. Use painter’s tape, polyurethane and different matte mediums
  4. Incorporate 3-D objects, threading and charcoals into your piece


If you’re a creative type, you’re likely surrounded by drawings and doodles. Or, maybe you’re a parent who wants to turn children’s sketches into lasting memories. Whatever the case, this lesson will help you make your memories last!

Visual artist Paula Coop McCroory will help you transfer your favorite images onto ceramic mugs—making your morning coffee all the more delightful.

What You’ll Learn

This class will cover three techniques for creating imaginative memory mugs,
which are great to give as gifts or to keep in your own kitchen cupboards.

In this lesson, Paula will show you how to:

  1. Transfer a drawing onto your ceramic mug
  2. Create a mini-story with a series of drawings
  3. Add your favorite colors using a nail polish color wash

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Courses Included with Purchase

Preserve your memories with a cool mixed media piece.
Paula Coop McCrory
Create gallery-worthy art at minimal cost.
Paula Coop McCrory
Learn how to transfer images onto mugs—plus other unique techniques.
Paula Coop McCrory

Original Price: $23

Your Instructor

Paula Coop McCrory

I’m Paula—a visual curator with a love of Pinterest. I’m the mother of three boys, have 4.4 million followers, and find inspiration through art, color, texture and design. I’d love to help you create something beautiful—and I promise you’ll have plenty of fun along the way. Watch my profile here!


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 currency are the courses in?
All courses are in US Dollars.
What if I have a question about the course?
Let us know at [email protected]!