Welcome To Mixed Media Arts

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

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Making Your own Handmade Art Journal

Through her journey into mixed media, Michelle G. Brown has had times where she has needed to urge herself to put pen, or paint, to paper! Michelle hates the feeling of potentially “ruining” a substrate or “wasting” some material that she has bought. So Michelle want to share her technique for creating a handmade art journal with you.

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Dispelling the “I can’t do it” Myths of Creativity

Michelle always finds it very interesting when others are amazed at what she makes, and by their excuses as to why they could never make such nice things. It seems to boil down to one of three reasons and Michelle will dig down into them today! We are dispelling the “I can’t do it” Myths of Creativity!

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Book Review: Creative Girl – Mixed Media Techniques for an Artful Life

Hello! Teresa Abajo here and I will be reviewing Danielle Donaldson’s book Creative Girl – Mixed Media Techniques for an Artful Life. It was published in 2015 by North Light Books, who bring us a number of other wonderful art related titles.

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Fixing Your Gel Prints

Michelle G. Brown runs through how to fix the 3 common problems with gel prints when starting out, with these simple gel printing techniques.

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Mixed Media Art Found Objects

You can never have too much stuff in your collection, ready and at hand for your next Mixed Media Art project. But you don’t need to purchase special, shop made embellishments.

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Gloves Off for Mixed Media Painting

~*~ Stacy Steinborn has taken her gloves off to create this vibrant mixed media painting with coffee filter flowers and water colour paints. This article is written by Stacy Steinborn from Flooded in Light As a mixed media artist it is to your benefit to release old habits and experiment with getting your hands dirty. […]

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.

CLASS REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Michelle and the MMA team are very excited to announce we are open FOR CLASSES in Melbourne Australia. Mixed Media Art | Techniques, Reviews, Inspiration Click here to read all of the details
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Meet our Talented Team!

Click here to read more about the creative team behind the Mixed Media Art articles! Mixed Media Art | Techniques, Reviews, Inspiration

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