Level up your artistic game, get inspired and get motivated all in the comfort of your home.

PaintEasier, Seattle is not just an online painting course, it’s an experience that will take from you from the abundant flowers of Seattle’s Pike Place Market, to painting still lifes, portraits and in Maria’s Kansas City studio.

PaintEasier is taught by Maria Morris, a.k.a. Maria Portrait, a professional painter, photographer and graphic designer who has sold over 150 paintings in galleries and embassies while living abroad. Maria will teach you, make you laugh, make you think and give you personal guidance, answering any questions you may have.


Refine your skill or learn from scratch - either way you will paint bolder, more colorful paintings.

Whether you are a beginner or advanced painter, ready for the full course or the monthly subscription, PaintEasier: Seattle is for you! Both plans offer “The Basics” videos on studio setup plus “The 5-steps”, Maria’s step-by-step process for creating a fail-proof painting. Add to that start-to-finish demos, beautiful photo references, downloadable guides, and fun bonuses. you will have all of Maria’s secrets for clean, correct, vibrant oil paintings!

Full-access members get 30 instructional videos right away plus several bonus videos and downloads, over 24 photo references, and access to the Private Facebook Group where Maria gives bonuses, shares her art and answers all of your questions. Take your time, since this option doesn’t expire.

For monthly subscribers, get the 4 setup videos and 5 Steps Videos that you need plus the demo of the month. Take a slow, 6-month painting journey where you will start with easy, thorough demos of a cupcake and sunflower, then move to intermediate lessons on still lifes and florals and end painting Portraits like a pro! Each month also includes bonus encouragement and photo references plus access to the same Private Facebook Group.

Try month by month and then upgrade to the full course at a discount once you have experienced PaintEasier you will likely want all the videos and bonus materials. That’s okay because you can upgrade to full access minus the monthly costs you have already paid.

You were created to create! When you are doing what you were made to do, you will feel calm, confident and joyful. Let Maria guide you to be the best artist you can be.

Maria, You are an amazing teacher. I just got some of my paints today and so excited about starting. I love the videos! I will be recommending them to all of my artsy friends. Seriously you are really great! Just thought you should know.
— Linda



Full Access as soon as you register and from any device

Full Access as soon as you register and from any device

Palette guides, color recipes and color mixing tips

Studio Setup and basic principles of color mixing, judging values and evaluating your work

5 Steps to a fail-proof painting videos

Start-to-finish demos of florals, still lifes and portraits

30+ videos plus PDF downloads

Bonus Bible page canvas floral demos

24 gorgeous photo references

Private Facebook group with help from Maria herself

Fun and encouraging bonuses like coffee break videos, music playlist and artist quote graphics

Content does not expire

Modifications for acrylic painters

🐥 Early Bird Special $299 🐥
(regular $375)


Monthly Access
(for 6 months)


1. Access as soon as you register and from any device

2. Palette guides, color recipes and color mixing tips

3. Studio Setup and basic principles of color mixing, judging values and evaluating your work

4. Five Steps to a fail-proof painting videos

5. Access to the private Facebook group


1. Start-to-finish demos of florals, including an easy sunflower, dahlias, a rose plus photo references of more gorgeous flowers

2. Still lifes demos such as an easy cupcake and colorful cups.

3. An advanced portrait demo

4. An encouraging coffee break video each month

5. Personal help from Maria via email

$49 per month (for 6 months, cancel anytime)