Online Watercolor Painting Class


Get your creative juices flowing with educational painting demo videos as well as monthly painting challenges.


The online format works around your schedule and lifestyle.  You can work at your own pace, when it’s convenient for you.


Forget about expensive painting workshops involving fees, travel and lodging expenses.  Create38 is budget friendly.


The class is designed to gently guide you on your watercolor painting journey. You’ll see progress in your artwork.



How it works…

The Create38 Online Watercolor Painting Class is an ongoing class.  New content is added each month including a painting demonstration video showing the painting process from start to finish.

Along with the video, class members also receive a printable workbook with a supply list, step-by-step directions, photos of the painting in progress and reference photos.

Class members can log in to the class at any time throughout the month to view the content.  You can watch the demo video as many times as you would like.

Premium and Platinum Members can participate in the online member community.  Share photos of your paintings, ask questions and receive feedback and advice in the private Create38 Google+ Community.

Payment for the class via credit card is securely and  conveniently auto-billed monthly.  There are no long term contracts, you can cancel your membership at any time in your account settings.

Create38 is similar to a traditional “in-person” monthly painting class – except you can join in from anywhere you have an internet connection, day or night, 24/7.  You can even take the class in your pj’s! ;)


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  • A new watercolor painting demonstration video each month in streaming hd along with reference photos and printable illustrated instructions.
  • Plus a fun monthly painting challenge for inspiration.


  • All Basic and Premium Features plus…
  • Individualized, personal Art Mentorship with Vinita  including phone/video chats, critiques, goal tracking, advice and more. (Limited to 5 members)

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I never had the time to attend a painting class. You make learning watercolor possible for me with more instruction and learning resources than I could ever get in a classroom.


I enjoy the ability to watch you paint and re-play videos more than once. For me its like a recipe book showing one method of getting from reference photo to finished painting.


You are really an excellent artist and teacher, and I am glad I am a part of your class. I can look back and see growth in my work.



This watercolor painting demonstration featured in the February Class is a lovely Oregon landscape with barns and fields.

Along with the painting video, class members will be able to download a printable workbook with a supply list, reference photos and photos of the painting in progress. When you join you will also have access to the previous content;  Sunset Bay Demo, Sunshine on Sunflowers Demo and Corfu Street Scene Demo.

I hope you’ll join in the fun this month!

Vinita Pappas

Vinita Pappas

Instructor at Create38

Hi, I’m Vinita…the instructor at Create38.

I love to inspire people to capture the beauty of the world around them in paint.

Watercolor painting is amazing, rewarding and yes, at times, challenging.  I teach exactly how I would like to be taught —  gently guiding while also encouraging you to be brave when painting.

I make every effort to assist you in the your art journey and help you be the best painter you can be.

Why an online class?

I’ve talked with so many people over the years who have a burning desire to lead a more creative life.  Work, family, chores, appointments, commitments…everybody has them and these things always seem to take priority over painting time.

Often the days, weeks and (sadly) years go by and still, the desire to paint remains sidelined.

It’s my joy to deliver an online class that makes it possible to fit some creative time into our busy schedules.  My motto, “Be more creative today.”

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