Welcome to Expressive Florals

Let's let our imaginations run wild and create with freedom

Join me as I show you how to create beautiful yet simple transparent layers and deep rich flowers.

We start simple

We'll start with a simple project and simple supplies. Then gradually add ideas to create 3 beautiful projects with lovely layers of paper, color and your story.

  • How to develop layers
  • How to create a successful composition
  • How to create contrast and focal point
  • How to work with light layers
  • How to create simple flowers with easy techniques
  • How to choose colors that work with your project
  • How to create your own fun collage papers
  • How to seal and finish your work
  • How your story influences your work
  • How to embellish photocopies


  • 8 hours of video instruction

  • 25 lessons with 3 full projects

  • Discussion and community area to share your projects and ask questions

  • Closed captions and transcript for each video

  • Each video is downloadable and available on all devices

  • Self paced, instant access and yours for life, but no refunds due to that.

Supplies used in this course

Course curriculum

    1. Welcome to May and Expressive Florals

    1. Supplies overview

    1. Color Palette mixing

    1. How to find inspiration for your projects

    1. Collage paper review and collage paper making

    2. Collage papers to download and print

    1. Part 1

    2. Part 2

    3. Part 3

    4. Part 4

    5. Part 5

About this course

  • $57.00
  • 26 lessons
  • 8.5 hours of video content

Artist/Creative Soul Shawn Petite

Well Hello There! And thank you for allowing me to join you on your creative journey! My name is Shawn Petite and I’m a mixed media artist. I've been teaching and creating for over 26 years in many different mediums but found my art soulmate in mixed media. One of my greatest joys is to know that I've encouraged YOU on your path to creativity. My favorite quote: I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. " Maya Angelou Let's have fun creating together!