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What's in the course


Lesson 1 ,Understanding Value

Exercises to improve understanding value

Why Value Rules


Lesson 2: Talking Color

My "Keep you out of Trouble" Palette

Mixing colors & seeing the value (on the grey scale) of each mixture 


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Lesson 3: All about Design

Setting Yourself up for Success

Design in the Key



Lesson 5: Creating Exciting Brushwork

Lay it Down and Leave it Alone

Thin vs. Thick

Lesson 4: Background, Edges & Detail

Carving Shapes & Creating Interesting Edges

The Final Touches


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Lesson 6 : The Grand Finish

Completing a Painting

The Wrap Up


The Facts

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How the course works...

Once class begins November 10th and you'll be able to immediately access all 6 lessons, painting images and downloadable PDF lesson notes. Anytime, anywhere on any device. You will have access for ONE FULL YEAR plus you can join the private Facebook Group and share your journey with your fellow artists. 

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Is it right for me...

This course is designed for the beginning artist with zero to 3 to 5 years experience. Debra breaks down all the elements and provides the essentials to help you create successful and exciting work. No matter where you are along your painting path, this workshop will help you Paint Like A Pro!

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About Debra...

Debra is an award winning, nationally recognized contemporary impressionist painter known for her vibrant use of color and bold, fluid style. Debra has a special teaching technique for artists which she has been teaching for over 10 years. 

Big, Bold Basics e-course - $375


Special Offer - Register before November 4th, 11:55 pm and receive an additional $50 off. Use code 2017Save50. 


Are you ready to learn to PAINT LIKE A PRO?

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Your Satisfaction...

You are going to LOVE the Big, Bold Basics course. I've been successfully teaching this workshop (see what my students have to say) for years and wanted to share it with artists who are unable to attend one of my live workshops.  The course comes with a 100% money back guarantee within 15 days of the course opening. Ask and I’ll happily refund course fee. Spend some time watching what I have to offer, play around and enjoy...with no risk. 

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