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Valerie McKeehan

Illustrator + Artist

BEGINNER Skill Level

1 HOUR 25 MINS Duration

“I really enjoyed Valerie's class! She shows amazing tricks and explains very clearly all the steps. She even answered questions I had via her Instagram account!” - Martina K., Class Student

In this course, you'll learn how to create chalk illustrations with chalk artist Valerie McKeehan. Her designs look intricate and complex, but anyone can learn to illustrate with chalk!

Valerie will start by teaching you basic design principles, then move on to drawing flowers and adding depth to designs with special chalk techniques. In each lesson, she'll reveal more of her chalk illustration tips and tricks picked up from years of working with chalk.


  • Apply design principles to plan a balanced and cohesive illustration.
  • Sketch three multidimensional flowers that have texture and depth.
  • Add focal points and floral fillers to create a complete piece of chalk art.

Ready to get chalky? Enroll in our Intro To Chalk Illustration online class today! You can even pair it with Valerie’s first course, Intro To Chalk Lettering, to learn even more chalk art techniques.


  • Anti-Dust Chalk
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Microfiber Cloth
  • Felt Eraser
  • Chalkboard
  • Pencil with Eraser
  • Cotton Swabs


  • A Welcome Note From Valerie
  • A List of Supplies
  • The Final Project - Sketch
  • The Final Project - Final
  • Inspiration To Continue

Intro To Chalk Illustration

Learn chalk illustration tips from chalk artist Valerie McKeehan.

Free access for 90 days with the promotion!

Please note you will not be refunded if you decide to upgrade to our B+C All Access Pass.


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Recent Reviews

  • Great Class

    Such an engaging course! Love it

  • Great class, brilliant!

    This is such a great class! I truly enjoyed it! If you’re serious about getting into chalk illustration consider Valerie’s online class, the workbook also provide some inspirations for your next brilliant chalk illustration! Thanks for creating this!!

  • OMG I love This Class

    Owning a coffee shop this was the perfect for me! I always wanted to make my signs POP. and this class did just that for me. Thanks B + C!

  • I made such a cute chalk illustration for my nursery!!

    I first saw this class on Instagram and didn’t think I could do it but was surprised how easy it was learned the whole thing an about an hour!! Doing another for my son's room.

  • Excellent and Thorough Teacher

    It was easy to follow along with great camera angles.

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