Tag: Mixed Media Faces

Watercolor Girlz

Watercolor Girlz

  I sketched the faces onto a piece of  5″x 7″ watercolor paper; Once I was satisfied with the look, I outlined the drawing with a black Sharpie Marker. Next, I colored the faces with watercolor pencils; Then, I carefully brushed water over each color and let dry. Finally, I doodled over the watercolor with a complementary…

Patchwork Girl

First I created a patchwork collaged background; Next I drew a girl's face over the collage and randomly highlighted various areas.


This is my latest canvas: Truth.  See her come together on my blog: http://lilhoneybeestudios.blogspot.com/2015/10/truth-decoart-media-canvas.html

Create more fun faces with Karen O’Brien.

Karen O’Brien shows readers how to create unique faces in the premier issue of FACES for Mixed Media from Cloth Paper Scissors. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Cloth Paper Scissors web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in.

4 Tips For Mixed-Media Portraits

I recently told you about an exciting new magazine called Faces: Creating Mixed-Media Portraits from Cloth Paper Scissors. Because this special issue is such a hit, I wanted to feature it again today for all of our recent subscribers, but with new information. I pulled out some of my favorite tips from the issue, and have included them here…