Online Art & Creativity Courses

Programs to help you at every phase of your Artistic Journey; no matter whether you are at the beginning or a seasoned pro


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Cultivate Exploration & Experimentation

Activating The Canvas

A self-paced five module online course where you’ll be guided to explore and experiment with activating the canvas with intuitive, gestural mark making. Loosen up and free up your inner artist in this exciting introduction to abstract painting.

Activating the Canvas was featured As One of the Top Online Art Courses by

My Signature Course:

The Artist’s Journey®: 3 Secrets of the Masters

A step-by-step five-week online course where you’ll learn to believe and trust in yourself, so you can create art with confidence, deeply explore and experiment, and embrace the unknown. 

This is for artists of all levels, whether you’re at the beginning of your artist’s journey, coming back to your art after years of not painting or you’re a seasoned professional. 

Experimenting With Color

Color is an enormous topic. In this 6 Module, self directed online course we aim to simplify color so that we can develop a deeper knowledge and confidence when we employ color in our abstract paintings and any artistic project. 

Learn how to create dynamic, visually exciting color combinations your eyes will love.


The Adjacent Possible Live Program

Up-level your Art in an Interactive Live Online Program 

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Studio Journey Masterclass

A year devoted to going on your inner journey and implementing the 3 Key Practices: Start,  Experiment, Evolve to help you overcome inhibitions, fall in love with painting again, create paintings that wow you and reach that place of continuing evolution with your art that is dynamic, alive and evolving. 

(Using principles from the intersections of art, science, psychology, evolutionary biology, mathematics, theoretical physics and creativity research that most artists don’t know)  

FREE WORKSHOP: The #1 Secret to Creating Authentic Abstract Paintings You Love!

You question your talent. Painting becomes arduous and painful. You feel lost, wanting to express yourself but not knowing how. Learn the #1 secret  to paint with joy and create art you love.

About Nancy Hillis

About Nancy Hillis
Nancy believes that your most astonishing work comes from deep exploration and experimentation. She encourages you to find the nascent, unexpressed parts of yourself, give voice to your subconscious experiences, and finally express YOU in your art and life.