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PAINTING THE WILD

WILD ANIMALS. BOLD COLOR

Entire series of 5 animals is available for $398
Purchase separately for $99

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PAINTING
THE WILD

Entire series of 5 animals is available for $398
Purchase separately for $99

1 / PAINT AN ELEPHANT
Charla Maarschalk demonstrates low key bold color, textured painting and troubleshooting. 

18 video lessons (4h 15m)
* Each painting class is sold separately. 

Enroll today
 

CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn color mixing and troubleshooting

Watch like Netflix of paint along with Charla as she demonstrates, in real-time how to paint this colorful elephant. As Charla demonstrates her process she also describes her thought process, including troubleshooting, while she paints.

You will cover:
- the planning stages
- texture, low key, multicolor
- how to use a Sta-wet palette
- color mixing
- painting from beginning to end
- troubleshooting

Through a series of lesson, demonstrating an entire painting, you will learn how to make color decisions and how to troubleshoot your work when you stuck.

The Elephant is the first painting from the Painting the Wild Se

2 / PAINT A LION
Charla Maarschalk demonstrates her bold color process is this high key textured painting. 

10 video lessons (2h 55m)
* Each painting class is sold separately. 

Enroll today
 

CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn bold color and texture

Watch like Netflix or paint along with Charla as she demonstrates, in real-time how to paint this high key textured Lion. As Charla demonstrates her process she also describes her thought process, including troubleshooting, while she paints.

You will cover:
- refreshing a Sta-wet palette used in a previous painting

- techniques for high key art
- color mixing
- applying thick abstract textures

- painting from beginning to end

Through a series of lessons, demonstrating an entire painting, you will learn how to make color decisions and how to troubleshoot your work when you stuck.

The Lion is the second painting from the Painting the Wild Series. Each painting is purchased separately within the series.

3 / THE HUMMINGBIRD
Charla Maarschalk demonstrates color blocking, 3D paint and motion.

8 video lessons (2h 5m)
* Each painting class is sold separately. 

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CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn color blocking and texture

Watch like Netflix of paint along with Charla as she demonstrates, in real-time how to paint this hummingbird. As Charla demonstrates her art process she also describes her thought process, including color theory and texture, while she paints.

You will cover:
- color mixing
- color blocking
- working with thick paint
- painting from beginning to end

The Hummingbird is the fifth painting from the Painting the Wild Series. Each painting is purchased separately within the series.

3 / PAINT A LIONESS
Charla Maarschalk demonstrates value control, washes and mark making.

14 video lessons (2h 30m)
* Each painting class is sold separately. 

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CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn color mixing and seeing value

Watch like Netflix of paint along with Charla as she demonstrates, in real-time how to paint this lioness. As Charla demonstrates her process she also describes her thought process, including creating a focal point and self evaluation, while she paints.

You will cover:
- focal points
- artistic license
- canvas and palette prep
- color mixing
- painting from beginning to end

Through a series of lesson, demonstrating an entire painting, you will learn how to make color decisions and how to troubleshoot your work when you stuck.

The Lioness is the third painting from the Painting the Wild Series. Each painting is purchased separately within the series.

5 / POLAR BEARS
Charla Maarschalk demonstrates bold color and extreme texture.

18 video lessons (2h 28m)
* Each painting class is sold separately. 

Enroll today
 

CLASS DESCRIPTION
Learn color theory and extreme texture

Watch like Netflix of paint along with Charla as she demonstrates, in real-time how to paint this Polar Bear embrace. As Charla demonstrates her art process she also describes her thought process, including color theory, finding balance and self evaluation, while she paints.

You will cover:
- color mixing
- working on a board
- working with thick paint
- painting from beginning to end

Through a series of lessons, demonstrating an entire painting, you will learn how to make color decisions and how to troubleshoot your work when you stuck.

The Polar Bears are the fourth painting from the Painting the Wild Series. Each painting is purchased separately within the series.

INCLUDED IN EVERY CLASS

Paint animals in abstract color.

Charla Maarschalk demonstrates her Bold Color techniques in 5 paintings with 5 different approaches and 5 color palettes.

INCLUDED IN EACH CLASS:

  • Community Support
  • Mentor access
  • Streaming Videos
  • Color Mixing
  • PDF Download
  • Satisfaction guarantee

COMMUNITY
WORK AND SHARE WITH ARTISTS LIKE YOU!

COMMUNITY SUPPORT
Instant access to our 'Discussions' which are found underneath each lesson within the course modules. This is great place to ask questions directly related to that lesson. 


Private Community interaction with feedback from Bold School team members and even more importantly, peer mentoring.

GROUP GUIDANCE
Bold School art mentors are available during specific hours to offer guidance and critique.

PORTRAIT ARTIST

CHARLA MAARSCHALK

Charla Maarschalk is a Canadian painter that specializes in painting large, bold color, gestural faces. She has been a creative all her life working in the graphic arts as well as photography. 

Charla has taught art almost as long as she has practiced it and has aquired a large online following. You can see some of her work below. Check out her online portfolio at www.charla.ca and follow her on social media.