Archive for the 'Mixed-Media Art' Category

Be Resourceful Canvas by Guest Artist Sandra Evertson

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Today’s project is courtesy of Guest Artist Sandra Evertson. This canvas uses elements from around her studio to create a distressed canvas with plenty of vintage-inspired touches.

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Today’s project is courtesy of Guest Artist Sandra Evertson. This canvas uses elements from around her studio to create a distressed canvas with plenty of vintage-inspired touches.

Make a Mini House Art Gallery with Guest Artist Danita

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017

Looking for an easy way to display your ATC cards or create a display of your artwork? Try this idea from Guest Artist Danita and create mini houses for each of your pieces. Line up the little houses on your mantle, side table, or shelf for an instant gallery that shows off your artwork to […]

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Looking for an easy way to display your ATC cards or create a display of your artwork? Try this idea from Guest Artist Danita and create mini houses for each of your pieces. Line up the little houses on your mantle, side table, or shelf for an instant gallery that shows off your artwork to […]

Vacationing this Summer? Take Your Art with You!

Friday, June 16th, 2017

On a recent trip to Washington D.C., I decided that I wanted to take a travel journal with me. I would jot down what I did that day, tape tickets into the back of the book from the museums I visited, and maybe sit down to sketch a few of the monuments. In preparation for […]

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On a recent trip to Washington D.C., I decided that I wanted to take a travel journal with me. I would jot down what I did that day, tape tickets into the back of the book from the museums I visited, and maybe sit down to sketch a few of the monuments. In preparation for […]

Free Article Download: Little Crooked House by Kate Crane

Friday, June 9th, 2017

“Every year, Ranger Ink hosts a Designer Challenge as part of their display at the CHA show, and this year was no exception. Several designers were asked to create a canvas board using the wonderfully bold and colorful Dylusions Ink Sprays. But there was just one drawback — we were only allowed to use one […]

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“Every year, Ranger Ink hosts a Designer Challenge as part of their display at the CHA show, and this year was no exception. Several designers were asked to create a canvas board using the wonderfully bold and colorful Dylusions Ink Sprays. But there was just one drawback — we were only allowed to use one […]

5 Unlikely Uses for Gesso

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Inside every artist’s toolkit, there should be gesso. It is so useful that it is an integral part of every mixed-media artist’s creative process. It is typically a white paint mixed with some sort of chalk, which provides plenty of “tooth” for later layers of paint — but that is not all that this wonder […]

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Inside every artist’s toolkit, there should be gesso. It is so useful that it is an integral part of every mixed-media artist’s creative process. It is typically a white paint mixed with some sort of chalk, which provides plenty of “tooth” for later layers of paint — but that is not all that this wonder […]