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

Use background papers into a handmade gift

Turn your Gelli Prints into Inspiring Framed Gifts

Monoprinting with Gelli Plates has become one of Michelle Brown’s favourite mixed media art techniques for creating backgrounds. Once you get started, the prints pile up quickly! Michelle has combined her Gelli Prints with a second-hand photo frame and up-cycled it into an inspiring piece of mixed media art.

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UmWow Studios and their Chipboard Confetti

UmWow Studio’s chipboard embellishments are perfect for any and all of these mixed media projects, and really anything else you could think of. Anjuli Johnson has fun with their star and hexagon confetti.

Doll House Box Playset by Gloriann Irizarry for Creating Mixed Media Art (1)

Create your own Hide-away Doll House Play Set

From a gift box to a one of a kind hide away doll house in a few easy steps. Gloriann Irizarry helps unlock hours of play time for any toy enthusiastic. Step by step instructions will guide you through to the final steps of your own one of a kind hide away box doll house play set, with some simple materials. then the Zelfs can come and play!

Three examples of the small mixed media gift bag.

Small Gift Bag

Sandra Parés of My Mixed Media shows us how to make a small gift bag for this Christmas. She has up-cycled a Tetra Brik and used her mixed media materials to embellish the little gift bag, with stunning results.

faux metal mixed media embellishments

Make your Own Faux Metal Embellishments

Making your own mixed media embellishments for your crafting and art making can be satisfying to one’s creative soul and also to one’s wallet! In this article Ann Strecko Koeman is sharing her mixed media technique tip on how to make some of your own Faux Metal embellishments with your glue gun, some cardboard and a little color.

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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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.