Tag: Water Color

Painting with watercolor isn’t as scary as I thought!

Painting with Watercolor

Painting with watercolor is very popular right now among mixed-media artists, and although it can be a bit intimidating, I just love the look. In No Excuses Watercolor, Painting Techniques for Sketching and Journaling author Gina Rossi Armfield, Gina shows how to take control and get the results you want with watercolor paint—even beginners will…

These are the materials I received for the art collaboration. How do they inspire you?

Watercolor Wonder: On Questions and Art Collaboration

“Art, to me, is a question. It should never be an answer.” – Marilyn Manson There are many ways to begin a project. A powerful one is to begin with an inquiry, then commit to an act of creative exploration. To explore familiar materials in new ways. This is what this blog series, Watercolor Wonder,…

A Story Circle is a wonderful way to tell a story, whether that rendering is abstract or realistic.

Personal Mandalas Watercolor Kit

I’m so excited to tell you about a new mixed-media art bundle that’s going to change your life. Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but the Personal Mandalas Watercolor Kit is special, and let me tell you why. The centerpiece of this kit is the new book Creating Personal Mandalas: Story Circle Techniques in…

Sweet Things Mixed media

This started from a photo using the technique on a tutorial by Kelli Perkins.  I started with an original  photo, then transferring, water coloring, machine stitching, stamping, decoupage,  oil pastels, scanning and finished product  this printout on fabric. Stitch Imagery: From Photo to Fabric Fun, Kelli Perkins – See more at: http://craftdaily.com/p-499-stitch-imagery-from-photo-to-fabric-fun.aspx?show=all&#sthash.B0y1zK3S.dpuf Stitch Imagery: From…


This snapping turtle was painted by first painting and undercoating of yellow and orange in acrylic.  Then I painted it with two coats of acrylic medium.  Finally I painted the turtle with watercolor and sprayed with a clear matte spray when done.


I usually work mostly with drawings and acrylic paintings. I've recently started experimenting in Mixed arts and i LOVE it. So heres my first entry 😊