“Go and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here. Make. Good. Art.” ~Neil Gaiman
All your workshops are so very well done. As a career teacher, I know an outstanding teacher when I see one. Thank you for sharing your talents in such a professional, non-threatening style.Jane Bain
Roben-Marie's presentation style is enthusiastic, clear, detailed and creative!Susan Gallitto
You are so organized and I never have to guess what you use or where you can find similar items.Laura Emmett
"I have taken many on-line courses, but I have to say your classes are the easiest and most interesting to take. I have just completed my third class with you..... literally you take us by the hand and show us how to succeed. Your videos, are so complete, that I had to end up with a product that I am proud of. I will continue taking classes from you as fast as you can produce them. Great instruction, great detail, and classes that are fun, make it easy for me to leave these comments.Bonnie Moench
I love your workshops, you never disappoint and always inspire!Joy Deaton
I just want you to know that I think you are one of the finest instructors and I loved the class so very much! You just have a way of explaining everything so clearly that I don’t have any problem following along. You are truly the best! I love your style of artwork Roben-Marie and I have always loved the classes I have taken from you!Carol Anne Goetz
I personally appreciate the great pricing you have on your workshops. It appears that you have all the latest equipment for making these beautiful instructional videos and the sound quality is excellent. The hours of planning, and yet you offer such great projects at such an affordable price that I never hesitate to purchase. I'm never disappointed!Diane Kirtley
Frequently Asked Questions
When do your workshops start and finish?
All my workshops begin when you register and never end! All workshops are completely self-paced - you decide when you start and when you finish.
I took classes on your old site. How do I get access on your new site?
If you have not already received access to your courses on my new site, please make sure you register HERE. I will then manually add you to your workshops.
How long do I have access to a workshop?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to your workshop for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
I am new here. How do I find what I am looking for?
Be sure to watch my SITE TOUR VIDEO to help you navigate my new site.
Can I watch the videos on my Smartphone, Tablet and Desktop?
If everything is up-to-date on your IPAD/tablet and/or smart phone, there should be no problem using them.
What forms of payment do you accept for workshops?
I accept most major credit cards and PayPal for workshop payment.
Roben-Marie's mission is claiming happiness for herself and others through her rule-breaking combination of colors.
Artist, blogger, designer, instructor and owner of Paperbag Studios, LLC, Roben-Marie is often either geeking out behind her Mac or painting in her Florida home studio. As a woman of faith, she believes that serving others through inspiration, encouragement and instruction is a priority. A desire to learn and an unquenchable curiosity keeps her fingers messy and her heart happy.
Roben-Marie's work can be found in industry publications, art journaling books, her shop and on her blog.
Her unique blending of color, elements and design makes her pieces unmistakably recognizable. Her style has been translated to canvas, journals, fabric, stamps, artist papers and most notably, mail art and Art Pops™ artist cards and accessories.
With a following that regularly demands the next workshop and product line, Roben-Marie shares her joy of mixed media and inspires the artist inside every heart wondering if they have the courage to claim it.