Online Art & Creativity Courses

Ignite your creativity and transform your experience of creating art - Choose the course that fit your level of expertise and what you need

Want to Create Your Deepest Art with Confidence and Joy?  

Learn the principles, studio practices and mindset habits to create art that wows you!


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. 

New to Abstract Painting & Want to Get Started without Overwhelm

Get Started here with simple yet powerful exercises

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

Want to Dive Deeper into the World of Color?

Dive deep into color practices and exercises for any artistic project

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.

Want a Well Lit Studio on a Low Budget?

Turn Even A Dingy, Dark Room Into A Light Filled Professional Studio

Light Your Creative Studio like a Pro™

Dr. Bruce Sawhill, physicist and mathematician, guides you on how to transform your studio with professional lighting without breaking the bank.

Bruce studied the science behind how the British Museum and the Sistine Chapel light their spaces. Now, you can have this quality of light in your own studio. This is a 5 module self directed course. Bruce has transformed my last two studio spaces into sanctuaries of light. Find out how to do this for YOUR studio.

Struggling With Creative Block?

Explore the Science of Creativity to Open Up Your Creative Channels

The Adjacent Possible Creativity Immersion Program

The Adjacent Possible Creativity Immersion Program

Learn 5 foundational pillars underpinning creativity to break through creative blocks and unleash unfettered creativity. These principles are informed by the intersections of art, creativity, psychology, mathematics, theoretical physics and evolutionary biology.

In addition to accessing a full year of daily creativity prompts and affirmations to fuel your creative fire. 

Want to Up-level your Art in an Interactive Live Online Program? 

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Live Online Comprehensive Program:

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
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.