12:30-2:30PM PT / 3:30-5:30PM ET

Instructor:  Colleen Gianatiempo

Mixed media artist Colleen Gianatiempo wishes to inspire you to create an individual piece of art, unique to your own expression and creativity using mixed media—meaning you use more than just paint!  Colleen will walk you through the creative process step-by-step by layering paper and painting with Q-tips, bubble wrap and corks, ink and more! And don’t fret, the supply list is comprised of things you have around your home!

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All Levels
Teens & Adults

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Colleen Gianatiempo

Colleen Gianatiempo


Colleen Gianatiempo grew up on the East Coast but soon after graduating with a business degree from the University of Massachusetts, curiosity led her West to live the California lifestyle. In furthering her education, Colleen received a certificate in Graphic Design from Otis Parsons School of Design in Los Angeles, which led her to start her own firm creating design within the disciplines of fine art, graphic art, interior design, photography and arts instruction. She is still going strong after 26 years. Passion for fine art led her to the Academy of Art in San Francisco where she received a Master of Fine Art in Painting. Her mixed media work embodies bold color, varying texture, layers of shapes, and patterns. Her work has been exhibited in multitude of solo and group shows and is in numerous public and private collections.