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Take a plain old playing card and transform it into an artist trading card with a print of a beautiful Gypsy, buttons and an inspirational quote,
With the goal being “no overwhelm”, I’ve prepared a very simple step by step list to create a mixed media piece using whatever you have in your art stash.
In part 2 of the Random Act of Kindness series, we’re exploring mixed media art ideas that are cost effective, pretty and designed to make someone smile.
An art journal prompt can take a idea and flourish into something completely unexpected, especially with mixed media art. Download the free supply kit and prompts, try the exercise and just let it happen.
We’re all looking for random act of kindness ideas, so why not create a highly textured piece of art that is so full of things to touch and make someone smile.
When I’m stuck for an art journal idea, I’ll turn to quotes to get me started. Free video lesson to give you creative journal ideas that are quick and easy.
No need to spend hundreds of dollars on plastic backdrops to photograph your flat lay artwork. In this video, only half a package was used to create this flat lay background (so it would fit in the video view).
In part 2 of the series, you’ll learn how to combine textures in your artist trading cards using spider web trim, corrugated cardboard, buttons and a quote.
In part 3 of the Junk Can Be Beautiful series, I’m going to be creating mixed media collage art with jewelry. Not any jewelry, broken, defective, but pretty jewelry.
Learn how to create two simple artist trading cards using playing cards, buttons, paper and a butterfly.