Welcome To Mixed Media Arts

If you are looking for inspiration and great mixed media ideas, then you have come to the right place!

elements of good composition

Composition for Mixed Media Art

Marilyn Harris Mills wraps up her series about elements of good composition and design in mixed media art, highlighting three of her own design elements and a few classic composition guidelines.

Handmade greeting card using watercolor paper

Handmade Greeting Card

Do you miss snail mail? In the age of the internet snail mail is becoming a thing of the past. Melanie reminds us how fun it can be to get handmade greeting cards in the mail with this bright and fun card using watercolor paper and cute kitty stamp.

gelli plate, printed papers, and stencils

Creating Your Own One of a Kind ATC Backgrounds

I needed to find a way to produce a series of artists trading cards with the same background color scheme, with each one being an original little piece of art in itself.

handmade Halloween decorations are easy

Do It Yourself Handmade Halloween Decorations

Does it drive you crazy when you walk into a store in the middle of September and there are Christmas decorations up, but no Halloween ones? It does to KimKelly! Seems like we are fast forwarding through life, always looking too far ahead, skipping sections that could be memory makers, instead of stopping and enjoying what time is right in front of us Kim Kelley creates Do It Yourself Handmade Halloween Decorations, starting with a skull and fake flowers, and adding a little ingenuity!

Five Ways To Share Your Creativity & Get Discovered; Illustrated image

Five Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered

Mixed-media artist and designer, Martice Smith II, presents 5 simple ways to share your creativity and get discovered. These tips are easy to understand and implement, today! Use her simple approach to get your artworks out so others can be inspired and get to know you and your artwork. Be sure to save this list and reference it often!

mixed media collage by Jenny Grant

Listen To Your Inner Voice and Enjoy The Process

This article is written by Jenny Grant When I let my intuition lead me through the painting process and I find my flow – Magic Happens! When I think too much about the result my inner critic is taking over and I am not enjoying the painting as much. When I am brave enough to […]

Chipboard elements are easy to use to add features to your mixed media assemblage

What is Mixed Media Art?

The term “mixed media art” is a broad definition that covers many arts and crafts, including collage, assemblage (both 2D and 3D), altered objects, including books and boxes, handmade greeting cards, artist trading cards (ATCs) and tags, art journalling and book making.

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Mixed Media Art | Techniques, Reviews, Inspiration
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Mixed Media Art Techniques

Looking for inspiration or to
increase your Mixed Media Art skills ?

Mixed Media Art Techniques offers:
- basic techniques you will use every day
- project ideas
- step-by-step instructions
- coloured photos
- available for immediate download

Creativity at your finger tips

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Home Middle #2 Widget

This is a widgeted area which is called Home Middle #2. It is using the Genesis - Featured Page widget to display what you see on the Metric child theme demo site. To get started, log into your WordPress dashboard, and then go to the Appearance > Widgets screen. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Page widget into the Home Middle #2 widget area on the right hand side. To get the image to display, simply upload an image through the media uploader on the edit post screen and publish your page. The Featured Page widget will know to display the post image as long as you select that option in the widget interface.

Home Middle #3 Widget

This is a widgeted area which is called Home Middle #3. It is using the Genesis - Featured Page widget to display what you see on the Metric child theme demo site. To get started, log into your WordPress dashboard, and then go to the Appearance > Widgets screen. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Page widget into the Home Middle #3 widget area on the right hand side. To get the image to display, simply upload an image through the media uploader on the edit post screen and publish your page. The Featured Page widget will know to display the post image as long as you select that option in the widget interface.