NEWLY REVISED! Online Course Envision Your Soul Dreams

I revised my online course Envision Your Soul Dreams and also added how to create Vision Prayer Flags. So now you have two options on how to create visual reminders for your goals & intentions. The perfect way to end the year and welcome the new year! Enroll...

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Awaken Your True Creativity Retreat – April 2018

Another successful & creative retreat and I'm still basking in the afterglow of it. It was such a joy spend four days with such a great group of people in such a wonderful little town near the ocean. I was amazed and inspired by the level of creativity that flowed...

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Creative Table Name Tags

Wanted to do something different and memorable for the table name tags for my retreat attendees. Had tons of fun creating these...

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Taught My First Vision Prayer Flags Workshop

Today was awesome! First time teaching my Vision Prayer Flags Workshop. So inspirational, uplifting and creative. Showing off the wonderful flag creations by my students. The guided visualization session & Intention exercises were equally rewarding 🙂 Can't wait...

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10 Mixed Media Principles

Finally put together my 10 Mixed Media Principles in an Infographic format. (A full size printable version is included in my Mixed Media Basics Online...

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Soon to Launch! Online Courses

I've been spending the last month in my studio filming footage for my new online courses soon to launch in January 2018. I'm pretty inspired and excited to be sharing some of my signature workshops to a wider audience. My first course will be Color Mixing Essentials....

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My New Workshop is Filled!

So excited that my NEW Workshop Vision Prayer Flags completely filled up so quickly. I'm so looking forward to spending a whole day with my students focused on creating prayer flags that hold their intentions, dreams and goals for the coming year. It's going to be a...

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Mixed Media Retreat 2018 – Registration is Now Open

I'm excited to announce that I will be hosting my Awaken Your True Creativity Mixed Media Retreat again in 2018. All my ducks are set in place and it's happening April 26-29, 2018. Once again, the retreat will be held in the quaint and peaceful town of Cambria. We'll...

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My Debut Painting with Fabric Workshop

Such creativity and fun working with fabric as the primary material in this workshop. Putting together this NEW! workshop exposed me to many possibilities when incorporating this tactile medium in mixed media. All my students seemed to be able to dive in so easily....

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Spreading the Word

I had the wonderful opportunity to sit down over some ice tea  with one of the editors of the Mountain View News to share a little bit about where my own artwork is going as well as my workshops. Kind of exciting to be on Page...

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Using Your Senses to Awaken Your Creativity

By Lisa Agaran Have you stopped to notice how we conditioned ourselves through our senses? Repeated connections to smells, sounds and our surroundings slowly train our brain to respond automatically. It could be the aroma of coffee in the morning that prompts the mind...

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Awaken Your Creativity-Cambria Retreat 2017

Here are some captured moments of the retreat weekend in Cambria. Such an amazing creative and magical weekend. Thoroughly enjoyed spending 4 days with all these creatives. Can’t wait to do the next one….mmmm, maybe in October 🙂

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My First Mixed Media Retreat is Finally On!

A year ago as I was sitting on the shore of Moonstone Beach in Cambria, gathering found objects, the vision came to me, to have a Mixed Media Retreat weekend where everyone could spend a few days exploring their creativity, walk along the beach looking for found...

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Creativity – A Journey Through Hills and Valleys

Throughout my teaching experience, I often come across a very common misconception amongst my students. And that is, “If I was truly creative (or artistic) I wouldn’t be struggling or frustrated while I’m trying to create.” The belief that if he or she were talented...

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For the New Artist – Planting Seeds of Resilience

By Lisa Agaran When you’re just starting out exploring your creativity it’s normal to feel vulnerable. Self-doubt and insecurity can surface during the creative process and especially when you feel unsure at what you’re creating. Putting our creations out into the...

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