Goddess Sketchbook: A Daily Practice Inspired by Feminine Energy
Beginner | 3 hours 24 min
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Come make artwork for radiant souls. In this daily practice, Berkeley artist Lily Sol invites you to tap into feminine energy in all its forms. Over the month together, use mixed media to channel four goddesses inspired by the power and beauty of nature. In your journal, you’ll adorn your goddesses in flower crowns, jewels, and hues that make your heart sing. Lily’s playful energy makes it easy to stay present and soft-hearted, so join us for a daily dose of  blossoming.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Mixed media or watercolor paper sketchbook / journal
  • Various collage materials (found papers, magazines, photographs, metallic paper, etc.)
  • Variety of writing utensils (pencils, ink pen, color pencil, sharpie marker)
  • Variety of brushes for acrylic, watercolor, and glue (fine and medium round, flat)
  • Watercolor set 
  • Gouache and/or acrylic paints, a few of each in warm and cool colors, black and white, iridescent paints (Lily uses Arteza Pearl colors and Golden Fluid Acrylics Interference Red)
  • Variety of paint pens (white, gold, green, pink, etc.)
  • Glue (Lily uses matte gel medium, but a glue stick is fine)
  • Oil pastels
  • Fixative spray
  • Scissors
  • Cup of water
  • Spray bottle
  • Paint palette
  • Scissors
  • X-acto blade
  • Acrylic ink (optional)
  • Chalk pastels (optional)
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Learn how to:
  • Draw stylized facial features
  • Make your own collage paper paint with a palette knife
  • Paint with pearly, iridescent paints
  • Incorporate many layers to a composition
  • Use nature as inspiration for a portrait
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Class Reviews
94 users recommended this class to a friend
Shannon Burnham
This teacher is so fun, energetic, and cute. Her art is really beautiful, and I think even beginners can use these techniques to make some really beautiful pieces too. It really encourages people to have fun with art and not worry about everything being "perfect."
January 24
Deborah Baker
Loved the colours and how Lily made it look so easy, hope there;s some other classes of hers on here.
January 23
Ava Robinson
I enjoyed it so much. I have always felt that my art didn't look good or wasn't me. but after this class i can express myself so much more. Thank you Lily!
January 2, 2023