Welcome To Mixed Media Arts

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

Candle Holder

DIY Candle Holder

Sandra Parés is going to show you how to make a handmade candle holder with a magic light to illuminate our summer nights. We will use mixed media techniques.

Making Family History Collages

Mixed Media Family History Collages

Anjuli Johnson remembers discovering a cache of family letters. What an amazing feeling, going through those letters, reading about her father. She decided that the true value of her mixed media collage pieces is in the fact that these are actual pieces of her own family history.

Photo Frames

Making Unique Photo Frames

Cecilia Sanchez has decorated photo frames to put pictures of her naughty children in. They like to play with bottle caps, and so she wanted to include them into the mixed media design, as well as a few other mixed media techniques.

Creating Mini Altered Houses

How to Create Mini Altered Houses

Melanie Statnick has put together these cute mini altered houses, using some wood, some glue and lovely mixed media ephemera. Mini houses are often used as a theme in mixed media and Melanie shows you the steps to create your own little village.

Tools

Mixed Media Art Tools

Here in the Mixed Media Art community, we like to encourage people who are just starting out in mixed media to get their hands dirty as quickly as possible; to do this we don’t suggest long lists of tools, materials and supplies.

Ranger Gallery provides a wide range of mixed media pieces to inspire the creative in all of us

Ranger Art Gallery at CHA 2014

One of the amazing things about the Craft and Hobby Industry show is the artwork that is on display, whichever way you turn! Every booth is covered with fantastic artwork, showing off both the manufacturers wonderful products and the designers amazing flair, creativity and individual style. The Ranger booth had the most wonderful gallery on display, showcasing 22 different designers and artists who all answered the question “How do you Distress?”

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.

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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Meet our Talented Team!

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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.