Welcome To Mixed Media Arts

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

A Makeup case

Creating a Make-up Case with Image Transfer

Cecilia Sanchez has made a makeup case by creating an image from a digital stamp, then using an image transfer technique to create thispersonalized gift.

mixed media painting by Janelle Nichol

Mixed Media Artist Janelle Nichol

Come and meet Janelle Nichol, mixed media artist, whose mixed media paintings are delicate and feminine, and with a distinctive look that combines mixed media with fine art painting. Michelle had a chance to catch up with Janelle via Skype so we could chat about her work.

See Marilyn’s video on her mixed media painting process

“Share the Moments of Joy” through Mixed Media Painting

Creating mixed media feeds our souls. When Marilyn Harris Mills needs to immerse herself into creativity and inspiration, she reaches for her supplies that are beckoning to discover fresh ideas of using them. Marilyn shares her mixed media painting process and techniques via this video to create the “Share the Moments of Joy” mixed media canvas.

The left side of a layout I created.

Evolution of a Mixed Media Artist

It’s been amazing to realize how important and sacred the act of creation is. As we create, we become. We become better artists, but even more than that, we can become better people, and we help others do the same. It’s become a defining lesson; understanding that the process of creating is just as important, if not more important, than the final result of each piece.

Making embellishments

Glorious Glue

Glue, glorious glue! Where would we mixed media artists be without this essential medium? Ever since Ann was allowed to use paste from a young age she has learned to love and hate the gooey sticky stuff! Here Ann shares a few different mixed media art techniques with a variety of glue.

using doorways in our mixed media art

Doorways of Rome

There are themes we often see reoccurring in mixed media art and the doorway is one that fascinates me. It wasn’t until I visited Rome that I truly fell in love with the ornate doorway. Every street, at every corner and through every alleyway, a new vista opens and another streetscape is presented. And they […]

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

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

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Need Inspiration….?

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.