Meet our 2018 Artists!

Junelle Jacobsen Adventures in Italy Creative Exploration Workshop Artist in Residence

Junelle: An Italian Pilgrimage

Junelle Jacobsen brings together the best of her creative studies mixed with some favorite collections to inspire your sketching, photography, watercolor, and words. Let Orvieto lead your artistic heart — all of your art will be collected and created in her town squares, cafés, and sanctuaries. Make a pilgrimage art journal – Italian style, note cards for the road, pencil sketching/etching, and get photography hints and tips for art journaling/creative collecting. View more.

Junelle Jacobsen Adventures in Italy Creative Exploration Workshop

Cynthia: Fall in Love with Your Inner Artist

Cynthia Morris is a certified coach, author and artist living in Denver, Colorado. Obsessed with the creative process, she coaches writers, artists and entrepreneurs to make their creative dreams an exciting reality. Through her company Original Impulse, Cynthia leads creativity workshops in person and online. Cynthia believes that our creativity is the source of our vitality. Her art, writing and teaching inspire others to relish their own creative impulse on a daily basis.  View more

Cythnia Morris Original Impulse Inc Adventures In Italy
Kate Thompson Adventures in Italy Creative Exploration Workshop

Kate: Italian Fresco Fabric Collage Book

Kate Thompson’s  work as a fiber artist was her focus for many years. She started painting full time in 2009 focusing on portrait/figure work. Fractured Angels is the continuous thread throughout her work. Kate identifies with the flawed, cracked and fractured human yearning for peace and fulfillment.  Kate believes that the constant practicing of her craft along with allowing herself to let go in moments of creating is the key to authentic art.  View more.


Jacqueline Newbold: Watercoloring on the Go

Jacqueline Newbold is known for her colorful watercolor paintings and using a warm and lively palette.  Jacqueline enjoys painting the dramatic skies over the Cascade mountains, fields of red poppies, rows of lavender leading to a rustic barn, and charming café scenes.  Jacqueline inspiration comes from her travels.  Join Jacqueline and explore the skies over Orvieto, Italy.  View more.