Elise Meredith Beattie - Fearless Painter of Contemporary Art in Mixed Media

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Are you looking for something different to do this summer, in Spokane?

How about learning how to “play” with watercolors at my:


For adults

August 15 ,17 &19, 2017  $79

Tuesday- Aug. 15 5:30 -8:30 p.m - Building 50 classroom 109

Thursday- Aug. 17 5:30 -8:30 p.m - Building 50 classroom 109

Saturday- Aug. 19 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m - At Manito Gardens Park in Spokane, WA

For more information on these offerings, please contact

Anne Mayer at 533.8483 or


My Fearless painting workshops will help you find new ways to express yourself and strengthen your artistic skills.

Fearless Painting Summer Camp is a  beginner’s class using watercolors. We will study,during our first two days in the classroom, how to use water media, creating washes and understanding color while working on paper. The correct handling and care of our tools will also be demonstrated- in other words all of the skills that you need to be able to successfully paint landscapes and floral art that you will enjoy are a part of this Fearless Painting experience.


Best of all one special day will be spent painting on   location at Manito Park, Spokane,WA all day Saturday Aug 19.

p.o.box 359 Chattaroy, WA   (270)994-9377   

All rights are reserved. No reproductions may be made without written permission from the artists.



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Fearless Art Workshops 2017

“Elise Beattie is a dedicated instructor who thrives in the classroom.  As an instructor, she is consistently innovative, reliable, and responsive to the needs of her students.  Her students always gave her outstanding ratings on their course evaluations.

Linda Howson - Program Coordinator, Community Education Whatcom Community College

Be inspired in my other Fearless Painting art classes, coming soon .

Whether you are a beginner or interested in advanced inspirational techniques,

Fearless Painting

 is where the fun begins!


Wednesday July 12 - August 9,2017

Class # 2587 Building 50 rm109

$75.005:30 -7:30 p.m.  - For more information on these offerings, please contact Anne Mayer at 533.8483 or anne.mayer@ccs.spokane.edu

Learn all about  the tools, working with acrylics, mediums and painting on paper or canvas using the Fearless method of painting.

*Enjoy numerous demonstrations and individual instruction designed to take away the fear of starting a painting.

 If you are looking for the necessary fun skills to be able to create art while learning acrylic painting techniques , then my workshops will help you find new ways to express yourself and strengthen your artistic skills.

Study unusual innovative methods of creation with acrylic paints and mediums on paper and canvas!


Coming to :


This class is a fun way to learn how to blend chaos and control using

poured mixed water media and assorted mixed media & collage techniques.

This mixed media workshop is set up for artists to work on paper and

or on canvas treated for watercolor techniques.

If an artist is ready to learn how to challenge themselves to use

more than just transparent water media with a number 12 brush

and wants to find new ways of creating

exciting dynamic paintings Then this the class for you!

By Land or By Sea art workshop:

During this four day Fearless Painting Workshop you can plan on spending time bringing beautiful inspiration from on location into the art studio!  

~You can plan on painting & watching demonstrations of painting  watercolor studies in the field & in the studio.

~You can plan on learning about using a mix of assorted water media materials like transparent & opaque watercolors, fluid acrylics as well as  use crayons, ink  and collage to create dynamic art.

~You can plan on learning about unique techniques  from pouring paint, collage and other effects to create texture and take your landscape art to a new level of creativity.

Whether you are a painter that enjoys working with realism or abstraction; this Fearless Painting Class  is dedicated to YOU enjoying  and learning how to paint  land or seascapes on location and from photos in the studio!

Do you want to explore  digital photography on location ?

Do you want to learn how to adapt your

photos into beautiful, stunning paintings ?

I will show you how !

Do you want to have fun

and learn exciting new painting methods,

while working in a  workshop using watercolors, acrylics, and assorted other materials and mediums ?   

I will show you how!

Are you an art association looking for a uniquely different sort of class for your membership? Contact Elise Beattie for more information about hosting a 1-5 day Fearless Painting workshop in your location.

“ Shore line vista” 20 x 24 poured watercolors, acrylics and collage on watercolor paper.

Mail: artist@embart.com?subject=Elise Beattie Art Works

“As an instructor of Fearless Painting, Elise demystifies the challenges of painting with water media. She successfully removes a student’s inhibitions, and frees their creative spirits in each and every class.

 Zhara Dean, Director Continuing Education Scottsdale

Community College

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