Apply this common drawing exercise to the beginning stages of your collage and watch your art improve!
These aren’t traditional collage techniques; they add risk-taking as an active component to the process. From Dean Nimmer’s “Creating Abstract Art.”
A free download on how to explore abstract art by making textured tiles. This is an exclusive excerpt from Jodi Ohl’s new book, Abstracts in Acrylic and Ink!
Oil pastels offer a short learning curve and little setup–open the box and start creating. Read this free article from Cloth Paper Scissors to learn more!
Learn how you can use kitchen staples such as salt and cinnamon to add texture and color to your mixed-media art!
Today I’m pleased to bring you a guest blog post from Mary Beth Shaw, mixed-media artist, author, and founder of StencilGirl Products. Mary Beth is also one of four artist/instructors featured in Art Journaling Live 3, along with Gina Rossi Armfield, Nathalie Kalbach, and Jodi Ohl! Score this lively DVD kit and learn how to rock…
Incorporating hand-drawn letters and numbers into mixed-media art can be done in an artful way that’s both personal and expressive.
Jessica Swift employs stamping techniques and bravely uses color to create gorgeous mixed-media art. Also, a bonus demo on how to make your own stamps!
Let’s be honest–it isn’t easy to resist something that glitters. So why not add a touch (or more) of shine to your mixed-media art? Let Christine Adolph show you how to use transfer foil without using an expensive machine.
There may be no better gift for an artist than art books that feature the latest and greatest techniques. Since artists thrive on getting inspired by new ideas, a book lets the recipient know that you don’t just believe in their talent, you also support their creative pursuits—and that says a lot. Trust me. With that in…