Hey, I'm Christie!

I’m the owner of The Social Easel and also the founder of The Social Easel Online Paint Studio where I teach hundreds of students every month how to paint. I have been an artist my entire life. I help people at all painting levels find their talent, love, and passion for art! I am so thrilled you are here to learn more!

Learn How to Paint The Social Easel Online Paint Studio Christie Hawkins
Learn How to Paint The Social Easel Online Paint Studio Christie Hawkins

Inside Christie's Inner Tribe you will learn how to paint with 3 NEW painting tutorials each month!

Get unlimited access to our Video Library of over 65 tutorials. Plus, access to our community full of like-minded friends, learning and growing together and SO MUCH MORE!

With my simple step-by-step instructions in my video tutorials you will leave all those old frustrations behind!

Inside The Social Easel Painting of The Month Club I will feature one of our many acrylic painting tutorials from our vault each month at a special rate!

Join today and learn how to paint our May painting Spring Bicycle with Christie’s easy to follow step-by-step video painting tutorial! 

You Can't Find These tutorials anywhere else!

Kids Art Camp!

Step-by-step acrylic painting tutorials for kids!

Inside The Social Easel Kids Art Camp we will have so much fun learning 6 NEW designs for kids. With lifetime access you can pause, rewind, and paint at your own pace. Christie will share all her best painting tips and techniques for kids plus so much more!

Don't miss out on this FREE Dandelion Painting Tutorial!

  • Complete color & Supply list in video to make getting started easier and faster.
  • Simple Video Instructions with Christie guiding you each step of the way!

Single Painting Tutorials!

Acrylic Painting Tutorials for Kids

Painting Tutorials for Kids!

Step-by-Step Acrylic Painting Video Tutorial for Kids

Check out all my simple & fun art lessons and activities for kids,  perfect for everyone out there looking for something fun and creative to do!