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The Bold School Experience

We believe that everyone can transform their creative journey into freedom!

Bold School exists for those who want to create - those who know there is more to art than making something pretty, those who know there is more to life than just making a living. 

Charla Maarschalk
Founder and Mentor

Corey Moortgat
Mentor and Teacher

Axel Martinez
Mentor and Teacher

Luzdy Rivera
Mentor and Teacher

Marijanel Knight
Podcast Producer and Teacher

Liz Ranney

Noémie L. Côté

Leigh Macfarlane
Artist Support

>  Our Mission

When artists learn to harness the powerful force that lives inside of them, it manifests meaningful art and has the power to restore hope in the people who hold that art. 


+ We believe art is important

+ We believe good art is important

+ We believe art is powerful

+ We are created to create

+ We challenge Traditions

+ We learn rules

+ We break rules

+ We believe art shouldn't match your pillows

+ We believe art can affect change



Who We Are


Bold School is a transformational online space that helps artists  find their creative purpose, gather courage, and master their craft.

Our global community of artists learn from top instructors in a supportive online space.

As an artist, you've been created to create. You have a unique ability to reach people's minds and hearts, and a responsibility to give your gift to the world.

Do you love to create? Join the Bold School Experience today!

Bold School HQ is set in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia, Canada. 

Our Team Members are: 


We believe in generously sharing our knowledge and skills. 


We create bold colorful art for our community and the world. 


We are life long learners who create new things and share what we learn. 

The Team

Charla Maarschalk, Founder, CEO and Mentor

Ryan Maarschalk, CFO

Marijanel Knight, Podcast Producer and Teacher: 

Leigh Macfarlane, Artist Support


Mentors and Teachers
Corey Moortgat, Mentor andTeacher:

Axel Martinez, Mentor andTeacher:

Luzdy Rivera, Mentor andTeacher:

Liz Ranney, Teacher: 

Noémie L. Côté. Teacher:


The Best of Bold School

These are the people who drive our when, what, where, and how.

Ready to experience bold color?