Tag: Travel

Taking Art Outdoors

Taking art outdoors requires some guts and a little planning, but few things are more exciting and rewarding. Whether you’re art journaling in an outdoor café, painting en plein air, hosting a hand-lettering demo, or just doodling in a notebook in the park, being outside or with other people adds elements of inspiration and surprise…

The Best Travel Art Tips for Summer

If you’ve seen the July/August 2017 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors, you may have noticed this on the cover: “23 Tips for Creating While You Travel.” Yes, we’ve loaded this travel and adventure-themed issue with a lot of techniques, projects, and ideas for creating art on the road, and we aim to deliver on our…

Mixed Media Collage: "Mother Didactic"

For the longest time I have dragged my art supplies around in this old suitcase I've had since I was a kid. I was instantly inspired by the Luggage Tag Challenge so I began to  dream of my travels and my origins…I then began to think about my family, my upbringing and childhood travels ( I…

Painted Butterfly Luggage Tag

Go There Now This tag is made from grunge paper, acrylic paint, and wire. Back of the wings are painted black and address info is stamped in white. I mis-read the deadline for this challenge, but I thought I'd post it anyway.   I'm new to the site, still finding my way around! Looks great! …

Creative Escape – Inside View

This is my mixed media luggage tag. It incorporates acid etched copper, wire wrapped beads, vintage ribbon, natural feathers and fabric remnants. The luggage tag consists of three layers bound by the etched copper. This tag will accompany me on long weekend trips with my family to a quaint cottage in the woods.

Creative Escape – back view

This is my mixed media luggage tag. It incorporates acid etched copper, wire wrapped beads, vintage ribbon, natural feathers and fabric remnants. The luggage tag consists of three layers bound by the etched copper. This tag will accompany me on long weekend trips with my family to a quaint cottage in the woods.

Creative Escape Luggage Tag

This is my mixed media luggage tag. It incorporates acid etched copper, wire wrapped beads, vintage ribbon, natural feathers and fabric remnants. The luggage tag consists of three layers bound by the etched copper. This tag will accompany me on long weekend trips with my family to a quaint cottage in the woods.

Luggage Tag

My destination is Aurora Borealis. I have used organza, silk, glittery thread, ribbon, beads, sequins, machine and hand stitching.