Tag: Mixed Media Materials

How to Find Creative Moments

Sometimes big things happen in little moments: smelling a fragrant rose, seeing the last rays of a vibrant sunset, drinking a perfect cup of coffee. Creative moments can be like that, too. Carrie Bloomston writes about these ordinary yet special moments in her column “The Spark” in the March/April 2018 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors…

Tips for Painting on 3 Different Surfaces for Mixed-Media Art

To help you prepare for the mixed-media art projects you have in mind for the holidays (to give to a loved one, sell to a patron, or use as decor), I’d like to share with you Kimberly Santiago’s tips for painting on glass, metal, and plastic, as she advises in her book Mixed Media Handbook: Exploring Materials and Techniques, which is both practical and inspirational.