Using Mixed-Media Supplies: Free Guide to Alcohol Ink, Gel Medium and Other Supplies for Mixed-Media Art

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Oh, the joy of new art & craft supplies! Who doesn't love to take in the colors and scents at the art supply stores? But so many new materials are on the market today, a trip to the art supply store for art journaling supplies or an online search for mixed-media collage supplies can be overwhelming.

In this eBook we give you the inside scoop on some of the most versatile mixed-media art supplies and show you how to use them. You'll learn alcohol ink techniques for painting, resists, and backgrounds; find out what is gel medium used for and how to use it and other materials for attachment; discover how to add texture with gel mediums, pastes, and other mixed-media supplies and tools; and learn watercolor pencil techniques and how to use sketching pencils with water.

This is one guide to art & craft supplies that every artist will want to keep handy. Download your copy today for free!

Download this free guide to mixed-media supplies.

Discover watercolor pencils, how to use gel medium and tips on paints and pastes with this free guide.

From the best sketching pencils and how to use alcohol inks, to gel mediums and pastes, this eBook has a little bit of everything!

Plus, along with this collection of mixed-media (including paper and fabric art) supplies, you'll discover pages and pages of expert instruction and helpful tips to help you be successful. And, with your free membership to the Cloth Paper Scissors community, you'll have the help and support of thousands of mixed-media artists of all abilities. What are you waiting for? Download your free eBook and get started today!


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Rethink alcohol ink ideas, and learn techniques to make beautiful designs such as this one.

Alcohol Ink Projects: Rethink Alcohol Ink Workshop

Alcohol Ink Ideas: Article #1

"The Workshop, Re-Think Alcohol Ink" by Cathy Taylor

In this article, Cathy answers the question “What is alcohol ink?” and then shows you how to paint your own alcohol ink projects with it using her many outside-the-box ideas.


How To Use Gel Medium and Pastes: A Look at Texture, Up Close with Pastes and Mediums

How to Use Gel Medium and Pastes: Article #2

"A Look At Texture, Getting Up Close with the Sense of Touch: Pastes and Mediums" by the Cloth Paper Scissors editors

Texture is an artist's bread and butter. In this article the editors show you some of their favorite ways to spread it on with gels, mediums, pastes, paint, and texturizing tools.


Using Watercolor Pencils and Water-Soluble Supplies: A Look At Water-Soluble Art Supplies

Using Watercolor Pencils & Water-Soluble Supplies: Article #3

"A Look At Water-Soluble Art Supplies" by the Cloth Paper Scissors editors

This article touches on just a few of the options available to get you started on a journey into the wet and wonderful world of water-soluble art supplies, including the best sketching pencils, options for exploring watercolor pencil techniques, and new kinds of crayons, shimmering watercolors, and pigment blocks.


Oil Pastel and Alcohol Ink Techniques: Alcohol Inks and Oil Pastels, an Irresistible Pair

Oil Pastel and Alcohol Ink Techniques: Article #4

"Alcohol Inks and Oil Pastels, an Irresistible Pair" by Mandy Russell

With just a few simple ingredients, Wendy shows how make two polar opposites, alcohol inks and oil pastels, work together to create amazing resist (and reverse-resist) images. This technique is perfect for deep, dramatic backgrounds and other alcohol ink projects.


Mixed-Media Art + Craft Supplies: The Workshop, Sticking Together

Gel Medium and Attachment Options: Article #5

"The Workshop, Sticking Together: Attachment Options for Mixed-Media Art" by Jenn Mason

Whether you're working with paper, found objects, or other mixed-media supplies, at some point you are going to want to attach one thing to another. Jenn explains the virtues of using gel medium and other attachment techniques.


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With this guide to fabric, paper, and mixed media collage supplies, you will not only discover all sorts of supplies, you'll find expert tips on using the materials in new and inventive ways. Interested in water media? No problem, check out the watercolor pencil and sketching pencils guide. Looking for texture or attachment options? Gel mediums and pastes are the way to go. How about an idea or two that will help you think outside the box? Check out the guide to how to use alcohol inks, and the inks + pastels article, they are both sure to spur some imagination. The best part about all this incredible information? It's free! Just enter your email, download your eBook and get started.

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Using Mixed-Media Supplies: Free Guide to Alcohol Ink, Gel Medium and Other Supplies for Mixed-Media Art

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