This month we’re thrilled to highlight 5 teachers who have received recognition in online and IRL communities. Check out February’s roundup of teacher spotlights.

Watercolor artist Samantha Nielsen published her first book, 5-Minute Watercolor: Super-quick Techniques for Amazing Watercolor Painting. Samantha is inspired by animals, architecture, plants, and scenery. Learn to illustrate with Samantha in her Urban Sketch Class.


Designer Hope Johnson’s illustration was selected and licensed for wax-seal company Artisaire. Hope applies surface pattern designs and illustrations to wedding stationery and goods. Design wedding stationary with Hope in her Wedding Stationary Design Class.


Lettering artist Debi Sementelli is a four time Adobe Max Master speaker. This year she will be speaking at the Adobe MAX 2019 conference in Los Angeles. Debi uses ink, paint, pens, and brushes to come up with different alphabets that she turns into type designs. Learn to create brush lettering with Debi in her Beginner Brush Lettering Class.


Artist and illustrator Barbara Baumann was chosen by Lürzer’s Archive as one of the 200 best illustrators worldwide of 2018/2019. Barbara uses the expressive power of images to help drawing enthusiasts discover and deepen their own creativity. Create sketches with Barbara in her Learning to Draw Sketch Class.


Artist and illustrator Marie-Noëlle Wurm was recently featured in a podcast on Your Creative Push. In the episode, Marie-Noëlle discusses sources of inspiration, how to overcome creative fears, and how to delve deeper into creativity. Illustrate with Marie-Noëlle in her Brush Pen Art Class.


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Written by:

Lisa Goza