Get started with fast track one on one instruction by Master Artist, Karen Paul. You will learn how to work in this wonderfully spontaneous medium at your own pace from the comfort of your own studio. Learn all the techniques as Karen teaches you all you need to know.

In today’s world of the quick study learning environment, you might learn what to paint (most instructor focus on concept and idea), but the problem is that no one teaches you how to paint. With Karen’s classes you are taught from the ground up how to paint beautifully and no prior experience with watercolor or painting is necessary.

Karen’s classes focus on teaching her students visual literacy (how to understand light and shadow, color mixing and color harmonies, as well as how to paint a three dimensional illusion on a flat surface and make it look realistic.

Students will also be taught:

  • Composition and how to make it work
  • Techniques on how to apply paint beautifully to paper or canvas
  • How to create visual harmony that is engaging and pleasing to the viewer.

Karen’s classes run year round and students can enroll each semester in blocks of four consecutive classes and continuing as long as you like.

Karen is currently offering classes on the following following tracks:

  • Florals and botanicals
  • Seascapes and sunsets
  • Landscapes from various regions
  • Wildlife and marine life
  • Pets and animals
  • Still life

Karen’s classes are conducted from her studio via LIVE, VIRTUAL CLASSES which are recorded enabling students the flexibility to replay the entire demo on demand all from the comfort of your home.

A little about the Instructor…

Karen’s expertise lies in her ability to teach students of ANY level. Her skills as a Master Artist coupled with her patience and compassion are the driving force behind her successful art school. Karen is very kind, engaging and enthusiastic. She holds both a Bachelor of Art in Illustration, and a Master of Fine Art in Painting from The Academy of Art in San Francisco. In addition she is a licensed teacher in Arizona with a emphasis in Expertise in Art.

To book your class, email Karen Paul at: or text her at

(623) 759-1984.