Wednesday, 6 June 2012

Seamless Transitions in Mixed Media Art

There are many elements that go into creating wonderful artwork, whether it's the mixed media art or "normal" painting. These skills can be learnt and one of the techniques is understanding how elements are put together and transition from one to another.

This article over at Mixed Media Art narrows this technique downing other main components to include layering, blending the backgrounds and the arrangement of the final elements and embellishments.

If you would like to read more about creating seamless transitions in your mixed media art, collage or painting come and read at Mixed Media Art. While you are there, you can join our mailing list to get the last news and be the first to hear about our new (free!) ephemera printables - fantastic for adding layering into your mixed media collages.

Happy creating!

Tuesday, 5 June 2012

Representing Liturgical Season through Mixed Media Art

“Art is cool” This phrase is really true especially if are really creative and can make outstanding and wonderful artworks. You can make beautiful artworks which can inspire others like making representation of seasons like the liturgical year in your own way. You can choose to represent Christmas season, The Epiphany, The Lenten Season, Easter Season, Pentecost or the Season after Pentecost. You just need to base your design on the season you are representing.

Mixed media art really gives us the freedom to express ourselves and discover things. Creating mixed media art will help us understand and boost our capabilities in creating different kind of artworks.