Welcome To Mixed Media Arts

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

Vintage Easter Card by Michelle G. Brown

Vintage Easter Pop-up Card

Michelle G. Brown create a cute handmade greeting Easter card with the Mixed Media Art Ephemera Sheets ~ simply download yours, cut out the images you need and assemble a simple card. Michelle added a little “pop-up” feature inside to thrill the little ones in your life.

Spring Bouquets

Spring Bouquet Inspired Mixed Media

Tamara Dinius uses numerous mediums to complete this beautiful spring floral bouquet still-life. She innovately introduces us to Nair Replacement Cloth Strips to add texture and depth of color to our artwork. The use of shadows and shading add life to our project, as well as sprays and inks to add vibrancy to our project.

Book review - Joy of Zentangle

“Joy of Zentangle”

Pauline Laing reviewed the book “Joy of Zentangle – Drawing Your Way to Increase Creativity, Focus and Well-Being” by Suzanne McNeil CZT, Sandy Steen Bartholomew CZT & Marie Browning CZT. This book was published by Design Originals, 2013, and provides some history to the Zentange story and over 100 examples to immerse you in the “tangling” process.

Tips on how you can fix your things

Are we Collectors or Hoarders?

Whenever Ann Strecko Koemen has a new visitor to her studio, she hears comments like “Oh my….you have so much stuff…” Some just ask “How do you find anything?” Ann has been accused of being a hoarder as well as being obsessive compulsive and a clean freak. There are many mixed media art collectors all over the world and learning the basic thing about organizing your things is key to success.

Collage using original letters of my father from 1974

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.

Lynne Perrella and Anne Bagby hosting the mixed media art class

Chiaroscuro Circus Workshop

. This article is written by Jan Murphy of Wild at Heart Studios In the Fall of 2012, Wild at Heart Studios, in the lovely town of Friday Harbor, Washington, held a workshop entitled ”Chiarscurro Circus”. It was hosted by two well-known mixed-media artists, Lynne Perrella and Anne Bagby, for four days of amazing creativity and fun. Twenty four […]

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.

Kelly Rae Roberts presents


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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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Bringing Art to Life

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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.