Have you ever been in the mood to create something new, but didn’t know exactly what you wanted to make or where to start? Staci Swider is here to show you how to resolve it, with an exercise in mixed-media painting techniques.
Roxanne Evans Stout’s new Art Lesson is all about using gesso in mixed-media art–but maybe not the way you’re used to using it.
When I saw Rae Missigman’s latest Art Lesson, Nature’s Stamps, my mind immediately went to using tall grass somehow in a mixed-media art project.
Take in Jodi Ohl’s mixed-media art advice on how to get through the most difficult stages of creating a painting. Don’t worry, friends, we’ve all been there!
I have taught and continue to teach a variety of mixed-media art workshops online and in person around the country over the last several years, so it’s no wonder I’ve heard just about every question there is around painting, selling art, and becoming a full time artist that there is.
Boy, are we lucky! For today’s post, Nathalie Kalbach is here to give you three tips for acrylic painting. These aren’t just any tips–this is information she wished she had when she first began learning acrylic painting techniques. Now a professional artist, Nathalie has four brand new Acrylic Painting Workshop DVDs that are part of an exclusive…
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Annie O’Brien Gonzales realized her painting style wasn’t what she wanted it to be, and sought ways to make it more authentic. She found what she was looking for when she discovered the art of expressive painting.
Hi there! I love acrylic paint, as you probably all know by now! There are so many ways to use acrylic and combine it with other media, such as in a mixed-media collage. I especially love the freedom of flow that comes from diluting acrylic paint with water and using it on absorbent surfaces. The…
So you want to create a mixed-media painting that includes both acrylic and oil paint. If you want to use both of these paints, you need to know that it matters which you put on the canvas first. Annie O’Brien Gonzales addresses this approach and much more in her new book, Bold Expressive Painting: Painting Techniques…