Carla Sonheim who is a painter, illustrator, and creativity workshop instructor. Carla is known for her fun and innovative projects and techniques designed to help adult students rediscover a more spontaneous, playful approach to creating.
Carla is the author of three instructional art books, including:
Drawing Lab for Mixed Media Artists: 52 Creative Exercises to Make Drawing Fun
Drawing and Painting Imaginary Animals: A Mixed-Media Workshop and
The Art of Silliness: A Creativity Book for Everyone.
In 2012 Carla co-authored Creative Photography Lab with her husband, Steve Sonheim. Steve and Carla offer online classes in drawing, painting and mixed media with a variety of talented teachers, and we’re eager to dive into Carla’s story.
How Carla started creating art courses
How her former publishing career helped her
Turning art classes to art books
Making money online with art classes
How Carla and her husband became business partners
Working with other art teachers
How Carla created a business to support her lifestyle & health
Using art to heal and work through clinical depression
Carla’s future goal and vision for the next few years