Zen Houses Illustrative Online Workshop E-Course-acrylic painting class with Jodi Ohl



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Contemporary Online Painting Workshop. Zen Houses, perfect for the beginning painter to the more experienced.

PLEASE NOTE: Upon purchase of this course, you will receive a PDF file to download with instructions on how to access your course along with a supply list. Because the course is held on a platform outside of Etsy, we do have to manually upload your account in order for your registration to be complete. In a comment to the seller or via conversations, please let us know your First and Last Name, and email address. Please allow for a lag in time between your purchase and your enrollment to be complete since this is a manual process. Thank you so much!

Please keep this file handy for future use when working on the class.

This workshop is a streaming online class held on my new workshop site.

During Zen Houses and Connections You Will:

Recharge your artistic spirit.

Reconnect with inner peace.

Relax. It’s just paint.

Learn to free your mind while unleashing your Zen-ful artistic spirit!

Be a part of a one of a hot new contemporary online acrylic painting workshop hosted by Author, Instructor, and Mixed Media Artist, Jodi Ohl.

Zen Houses is a merging of two of Jodi’s most popular classes: “Zen Painting” and “Funky Little City Scapes” with new twists and turns sure to please artists at every level. the emphasis will be on creating playful compositions filled with sweet houses, tiny homes, cityscapes, cottages and more. Develop your painting and drawing skills in this contemporary and robust workshop!

Students will:

• Learn Contemporary Painting Techniques on a unique surface

• How to draw whimsical illustrations

• Water Media approaches using specialty acrylic paint

• Have over 5 hours of online instruction

• 3-4 Full size projects and several warm up exercises

• Unlimited access to videos

• Private Facebook Group for instructor and peer access

• Two real-time chat sessions on Facebook during the first 6 weeks

The course outline will include several warm ups and exercises as well as length projects:

•Introduction and Overview
•Warm Up Exercises:
•Homework-Field Study


1.Tiny Houses
2.Cottages/Country Homes
3.Beach Houses
4.Challenge House

In total, you'll have over 5 1/2 to 6 hours of workshop video footage and a lifetime of inspiration!


"5 out of 5 stars
I have watched all of the videos and looking forward to diving in and trying my hand at her techniques. Well worth the money."

Open ended workshop! No expiration date. Access your class 24/7!

Private Facebook Group for students to share, ask questions and meet other Zen House Painters. Connect with other students and be a part of a Zen Houses student community!

Jodi's classes rank among the best in the online class industry. You’ve asked about this. I’ve been thinking about it. And now… Zen Houses are now available as a workshop online!

What is an open ended class?

An open ended class means that while the class goes live on a specific date, there are no due dates or formal structure to how long you have to work on each video. The videos will be available on our website for your viewing 24 hrs a day, 7 days a week.


We will be using Golden's High Flow paints, drawing mediums, gessobord and a few assorted other drawing materials as the core supplies for the class. When you purchase this class, you will get the supply list downloaded.

**This an open ended class. Work at your own pace any time of the day or night.

Support during the class: Students will have access to a private Facebook group where they can chat with other students, share photos of their work in progress and finished work.

Time Frame to do the class: This is an OPEN ENDED class, meaning you will have access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From past experience though, the class has the most participants that are engaged in the forums during the first 6 weeks so if you are one who loves meeting new people and sharing your work with the largest amount of artsy friends, don't miss out during our premier launch of the class and join in right when it begins!

Frequently asked questions:

Do you have to know how to paint in order to enjoy this class?

Absolutely not, but this class will use primarily use paint to illustrate the exercises and techniques.


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Once you click your purchase, then click the link to the download. Next, you should see a new page called my 'downloads'. You can then download your supply list and a quick access guide to navigating the course (note, the access guide has examples from another course but the structure remains the same).

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I have watched all of the videos and looking forward to diving in and trying my hand at her techniques. Well worth the money.

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