101 Mixed Media Techniques

Master the fundamental concepts of mixed media art
Author: Cherril Doty,Suzette Rosenthal,Isaac Anderson,Jennifer McCully,Linda Robertson Womack,Samantha Kira Harding
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 163322693X
Category: Art
Page: 128
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In 101 Mixed Media Techniques, artists of all backgrounds and skill levels will learn and explore fun, cutting-edge techniques in the popular genre of mixed media art. Mixed media enthusiasts will enjoy learning the essential concepts for creating their own mixed media art—whether they are experienced in its approaches or just starting out. 101 Mixed Media Techniques features a wide variety of traditional and eclectic techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, using photos, prepping backgrounds, working with wax, using different kinds of inks, collaging, journaling, and working with encaustics. Multiple ways to use each technique are provided to inspire and nurture creative freedom in every artist. Each technique is presented in a step-by-step format, beginning with an overview of the required tools and materials. The instructions are straightforward and approachable, so artists of all levels can master them with ease. The engaging and accessible format caters to individual learning preferences, allowing artists to focus on a single technique or several at a time. Readers will not only learn a variety of techniques, but will also discover new ideas and inspiration for using the techniques in their own projects. With so many options to choose from, 101 Mixed Media Techniques has something for every artist and is sure to inspire new forms of creativity.

101 Mixed Media Techniques

Master the fundamental concepts of mixed media art
Author: Cherril Doty,Suzette Rosenthal,Isaac Anderson,Jennifer McCully,Linda Robertson Womack,Samantha Kira Harding
Publisher: Walter Foster
ISBN: 1600583660
Category: Art
Page: 128
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Presents techniques for creating mixed media art, with step-by-step, illustrated instructions and overviews of the required tools and materials, including drawing and painting techniques, stamping, stitching, collaging, and journaling.

101 Mixed Media Techniques

Master the fundamental concepts of mixed media art
Author: Cherril Doty,Suzette Rosenthal,Isaac Anderson,Jennifer McCully,Linda Robertson Womack,Samantha Kira Harding
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 9781633226937
Category: Art
Page: 128
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In 101 Mixed Media Techniques, artists of all backgrounds and skill levels will learn and explore fun, cutting-edge techniques in the popular genre of mixed media art. Mixed media enthusiasts will enjoy learning the essential concepts for creating their own mixed media art—whether they are experienced in its approaches or just starting out. 101 Mixed Media Techniques features a wide variety of traditional and eclectic techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, using photos, prepping backgrounds, working with wax, using different kinds of inks, collaging, journaling, and working with encaustics. Multiple ways to use each technique are provided to inspire and nurture creative freedom in every artist. Each technique is presented in a step-by-step format, beginning with an overview of the required tools and materials. The instructions are straightforward and approachable, so artists of all levels can master them with ease. The engaging and accessible format caters to individual learning preferences, allowing artists to focus on a single technique or several at a time. Readers will not only learn a variety of techniques, but will also discover new ideas and inspiration for using the techniques in their own projects. With so many options to choose from, 101 Mixed Media Techniques has something for every artist and is sure to inspire new forms of creativity.

Mixed Media Workshop

A Multifaceted Approach to Creating Unique Works of Art-step by Step
Author: Isaac Anderson,Joe Martino,Mark Mendez,Bette McIntire,Suzette Rosenthal,Patricia Swartout
Publisher: Walter Foster Pub
ISBN: 1600582389
Category: Art
Page: 144
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"A multifaceted approach to creating unique works of art--step by step"--Cover.

Painting with Mixed Media


Author: Paula Guhin,Geri Greenman
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811748839
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 144
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How to use painting mediums such as acrylic, watercolor, oil paint, ink, tempera, and pastels in combination with glazes, gesso, wax, and other materials for use in collages, scrapbooks, memory boxes, photo albums, and individual art pieces.

Mixed Media Techniques for Art Journaling

A Workbook of Collage, Transfers and More
Author: Kristy Conlin
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781440329135
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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There's Art Journaling Magic Right Inside This Book. And you're going to make it. It's time to take your art journal to the next level and Mixed Media Techniques for Art Journaling: A Workbook of Collage, Transfers and More will help you do that and much more. In this collection are some of the most inspired mixed-media art journaling techniques and projects, and you'll want to do them all. Fortunately for you, there's space right inside this book to do just that. So what kind of amazing ideas might you find? How about image transfers, layered and textured backgrounds, journal necklaces, journal swaps and more? These plus inspiration and encouragement to experiment and adapt them to your style await you. But most importantly, you can get started right now! What are you waiting for? This journal won't fill itself! Inside Mixed Media Techniques for Art Journaling You'll Find: More than 25 step-by-step demonstrations for mixed-media techniques like inkblot drawing, artist trading cards and making your own journals. Tips and prompts for using your journal as a springboard for art outside the journal. Dozens of textured pages for planning, practicing and journaling inside the book. Contributing Artists Include: Traci Bautista, author of Collage Unleashed and Doodles Unleashed. Sheri Gaynor, author of Creative Awakenings. The Journal Fodder Junkies (Eric M. Scott and David R. Modler), authors of Journal Fodder 365 and The Journal Junkies Workshop. Darlene Olivia McElroy and Sandra Duran Wilson, authors of Image Transfer Workshop and Mixed Media Revolutions. The magic of mixed media is inside this book. Now go make it your own.

101 More Mixed Media Techniques

An exploration of the versatile world of mixed media art
Author: Cherril Doty,Marsh Scott,Heather Greenwood
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1633220532
Category: Art
Page: 144
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Explore a diverse array of adventurous mixed media art techniques with 101 More Mixed Media Techniques. Whether you are an experienced artist or just starting out, you'll discover new, approachable concepts for creating and embellishing your own mixed media art. Inside this book, you'll find a wide variety of versatile techniques, from printmaking and wabi-sabi painting topaper collage and resists. Each technique is presented with simple, easy-to-follow instructions and beautiful examples from talented mixed media artists. In addition to learning new techniques, you'll also discover ideas and inspiration for using the techniques in your own projects. With aplethora of options to choose from, 101 More Mixed Media Techniques has something for everyartist and is guaranteed to spark new forms of creativity!

The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art

More Than 200 Fundamental Mixed Media Concepts and Techniques
Author: Walter Foster Creative Team
Publisher: Walter Foster Jr
ISBN: 1633223434
Category: Art
Page: 240
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Featuring a wide variety of mixed media techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, ephemera, encaustics, collaging, journaling, and more, The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art is the perfect resource for artists exploring the many ways they can expand their artistic horizons with mixed media art. Each technique is presented with simple step-by-step examples of how to wield basic art tools and materials to effect both traditional and cutting-edge mixed media concepts. Artists will not only learn a variety of new concepts and techniques, but also discover how to apply them within their own mixed media projects. With so many techniques to choose from, The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art will inspire artists of all skill levels to explore the many ways they can get started with the ever-evolving, ever-popular mixed media art form.

Drawing Lab for Mixed-Media Artists

52 Creative Exercises to Make Drawing Fun
Author: Carla Sonheim
Publisher: Quarry Books
ISBN: 1610580966
Category: Art
Page: 144
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Carla Sonheim is an artist and creativity workshop instructor known for her fun and innovative projects and techniques designed to help adult students recover a more spontaneous, playful approach to creating. Her innovative ideas are now collected and elaborated on in this unique volume. Carla offers a year's worth of assignments, projects, ideas, and techniques that will introduce more creativity and nonsense into your art and life. Drawing Lab for Mixed-Media Artists offers readers a fun way to learn and gain expertise in drawing through experimentation and play. There is no right or wrong result, yet, the readers gain new skills and confidence, allowing them to take their work to a new level.

101 Textures in Graphite & Charcoal

Practical Drawing Techniques for Rendering a Variety of Surfaces & Textures
Author: Steven Pearce
Publisher: Walter Foster
ISBN: 1633221911
Category: Art
Page: 128
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A must-have resource for graphite and charcoal artists of all skill levels. Accurately rendering surfaces and textures is one of the most challenging aspects of working with graphite pencil and charcoal. 101 Textures in Graphite & Charcoal provides artists with step-by-step instructions for learning how to draw a wide variety of the most common textures and surfaces, including sand, water, metals, foliage, wood, fabrics, stone, grass, hair, and many more. Opening with a general introduction to basic drawing tools, materials, and drawing techniques, each page in this comprehensive resource features two to three easy-to-follow steps demonstrating how to create each specific texture. Readers will discover tips and techniques for working in both graphite and charcoal and how to manage their differences when hatching, stippling, scumbling, blending, and more. With its breadth of coverage, easy-to-follow instruction, and helpful tips, 101 Textures in Graphite & Charcoal is a must-have resource for artists of all skill levels.

Image Transfer Workshop

Mixed-Media Techniques for Successful Transfers
Author: Darlene Olivia McElroy,Sandra Duran Wilson
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781600611605
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 128
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No Fear Transfers If you have never tried image transfers or have experienced image transfer mishaps, then Image Transfer Workshop is for you. This book presents step-by-step techniques for 35 image transfer processes, extensive tips for fixing mishaps and examples of how to combine transfers in finished pieces of mixed-media art. This comprehensive guide features: 35 Techniques: This book focuses exclusively on making transfers—from simple tape and gel medium transfers to more complex and out of the box techniques, like solar silk screens and plastic wrap transfers. Troubleshooting: Image Transfer Workshop includes extensive answers to help fix problems in transfers gone wrong. You'll learn what to watch for, what to do to get great transfers every time. Dual Styles, Dual Approaches: The authors' different styles illustrate how transfer techniques can take on completely different looks. Finished pieces of art for each technique and a section of completely stepped-out projects are sure to inspire you! Let Image Transfer Workshop help build your image transfer confidence.

101 Textures in Oil & Acrylic

Practical Techniques for Rendering a Variety of Surfaces
Author: Mia Tavonatti
Publisher: Walter Foster Pub
ISBN: 1600582990
Category: Art
Page: 128
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Offers step-by-step instructions and advice for painting realistic surfaces and textures in oil and acrylic, covering such topics as painting sand, grass, water, fur, feathers, and butterfly wings.

Mixed Media

New Studio Techniques
Author: Isobel Hall,Maggie Grey
Publisher: Fastprint Publishing
ISBN: 9780955537172
Category: Mixed media painting
Page: 80
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1,000 Artist Journal Pages

Personal Pages and Inspirations
Author: Dawn DeVries Sokol
Publisher: Quarry Books
ISBN: 1616735201
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 320
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Over 1,000 journal pages presented in one beautiful full-color book Journals offer their makers a safe place to dream, doodle, rant, and reinvent themselves. They offer viewers rich, visual inspiration. There is a fascination with these revealing and often beautiful pages of self-exploration and personal expression. Journals offer a tantalizing, voyeuristic view of an interior life. This would be the first book to offer examples of over 1000 journal pages in one eye-catching, visual format, and would attract a wide swathe of artists who fully embrace or experiment with this medium. Journaling has seeped into popular culture in a big way and this collection provides a wide array of ideas, techniques and themes to inspire and inform mixed media and journaling enthusiasts.

The Cloth Paper Scissors Book

Techniques and Inspiration for Creating Mixed-Media Art
Author: Barbara Delaney
Publisher: Interweave
ISBN: 9781596683976
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 160
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Where paint, paper, fabric, metal, and wax all come to play! Uncover the very best articles and projects from Cloth Paper Scissors magazine. Editor Barbara Delaney has assembled a gold mine of hands-on inspiration and ideas for mixed-media artists of all types. Explore the exciting worlds of collage, journaling, encaustic, printing, assemblage, and more. Learn how to make interesting surface designs with Beryl Taylor, how to keep a uniquely-you sketchbook with Jane LaFazio, and how to transform a basic photograph into a whimsical wonder with Kelly Nina Perkins. The only rule in this mixed-media guide is that there are no rules. In addition to the tips and techniques, the experts elaborate on their favorite tools and mediums, including paintbrushes, adhesives, papers, waxes, found objects, and more, taking the guesswork out of achieving tricky effects. Perfect for all skill levels, The Cloth Paper Scissors Book showcases inspiring projects for both those who are new to the world of mixed media and those who already love mixed media and are looking for exciting new ideas.

The Mixed-Media Artist

Art Tips, Tricks, Secrets and Dreams from Over 40 Amazing Artists
Author: Seth Apter
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781440329333
Category: Art
Page: 144
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Mixed media or mystery? There's a secret to understanding the mystery behind the hidden message in a work of mixed-media art. As Seth Apter knows, if you can get to know the artist, you will get to know the art. The Mixed Media Artist unlocks this mystery and provides an intimate look into the hearts, souls and creative processes of over 40 inspiring artists. Surprising self-portraits, innermost self-reflections and practical art-making tutorials are just some of the keys you'll find here to unlocking the door to a greater understanding of how and why art is made. Helpful how-tos: Throughout each section, artists share favorite tools, secret ingredients and step-by-step processes that go beyond the who to provide the how. 44 artists share creative perspectives and intimate thoughts: Provocative questions are answered not only in words, but multiple times as art, spotlighting the forces that make the art and the artists what and who they are. Compelling poll data: Answers collected from thousands of individuals reveal statistical insights on the creative community at large. Additional online content: Links to downloads, tutorials, videos and more are sprinkled throughout the book. Immerse yourself in the creative words and works of The Mixed Media Artist and get to know the artist behind your own art!

Adventures in Mixed Media Art

Inspiration, Techniques and Projects for Painting, Collage and More
Author: Amy Jones
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781440336737
Category: Art
Page: 127
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Offers guidance on creating an art journal using varied mixed media techniques, including hand lettering, portrait painting, and embossing, and provides step-by-step instructions for completing twenty mixed-media projects.

The Collage Workbook

How to Get Started and Stay Inspired
Author: Randel Plowman
Publisher: Lark Crafts
ISBN: 9781454701996
Category: Art
Page: 132
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Introduces the basics of collage, covering the tools required, where to find images, and the creative process, and features fifty creativity exercises intended to increase proficiency with color, layering, and transfer techniques.

Mixed Media Handbook

Exploring Materials and Techniques
Author: Kimberly Santiago
Publisher: North Light Books
ISBN: 9781440332968
Category: Art
Page: 127
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"Successful mixed-media art starts with selecting the best materials and tools for the job. Here's where the very thing that attracts many artists to the genre--the vast array of available supplies and media--can also pose the greatest challenge: How to choose from the wide variety of options for any given project? Mixed Media Handbook makes your decisions easier and more confident by providing a complete and current working guide to today's traditional and unconventional materials, including tools; substrates; adhesives & mediums; paper, photographs & other collage resources,; natural materials, building supplies & household items; drawing materials, and painting media" -- page 4 of cover.