Tag: Mixed Media Art

Recharge Your Creativity with Art Inspiration

As long as I’ve done mixed-media art, I’m always pleasantly surprised by how working on a piece both calms and refreshes me. Another way I ease into that tranquil zone is by looking at collections of amazing mixed-media art. For that, I turn to beautiful books that I know offer great art inspiration, allowing me…

Mixed media magnets tutorial

  Learn how to make cute magnets to give your friends or make a small business with them, they are really fun to make, check out the tutorial here! Enjoy! Here is the link as well…http://www.monicazuniga.net/2015/07/mixed-media-magnets-tutorial.html

Dreams Come True Journal Page

Been challenging myself to draw and paint more faces since the recent  CPS "FACES" challenge. Here's one of my recent art journal pages where I grabbed a Victoria's Secret catalog and used one of the model faces for inspiration.

Transparent 2

"Transparency" is taken from a blog post I wrote a while ago, which you can read here:  http://beautifullybrokenme.blogspot.com/2009/03/transparency.html   This is one of my first attempts at doodling and lettering.  The background was made using watercolor and sea salt.  I first pooled watercolor onto my canvas, and while it was still wet, I sprinkled sea…

Time's Tale

This is part of a Time Art Series each having a clock part piece involved somehow.  I fancy this one because I love the clock part in it.  Materials include various paints, papers, natural found objects, and other refurbished, recycled objects.  I find having a theme which I can create a series from helps me…