Archive for the 'Mixed-Media Art' Category

Project Idea: DIY Spray Ink Mantra Plaque

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

“It’s always the small pieces that make the big picture.” This sentiment reflects the process for creating this plaque perfectly. This plaque is an easy stenciling technique that doesn’t really look like anything special until the last step when the spray ink is applied. Then it comes to life with vibrant color. Try this with […]

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“It’s always the small pieces that make the big picture.” This sentiment reflects the process for creating this plaque perfectly. This plaque is an easy stenciling technique that doesn’t really look like anything special until the last step when the spray ink is applied. Then it comes to life with vibrant color. Try this with […]

Color Tools with Faber-Castell Part 1: 5 Techniques with Gelatos

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Gelatos are one of my favorite mixed-media tools to work with. This creamy smooth product blends easily with or without water and can be used on all sorts of canvases and substrates. There are also a lot of techniques that can be used with these gelatos. Use them as watercolors, or as a blendable pigment […]

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Gelatos are one of my favorite mixed-media tools to work with. This creamy smooth product blends easily with or without water and can be used on all sorts of canvases and substrates. There are also a lot of techniques that can be used with these gelatos. Use them as watercolors, or as a blendable pigment […]

31 Days of Halloween Projects to Frighten and Delight!

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

The beginning of October is just a few days away and it’s time to bring out the spooky holiday decorations, scary costumes, and frightening treats. Get inspired for the entire month with these 31 Halloween projects from The Studio that will have you creating with ghoulish delight and howling for more!

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The beginning of October is just a few days away and it’s time to bring out the spooky holiday decorations, scary costumes, and frightening treats. Get inspired for the entire month with these 31 Halloween projects from The Studio that will have you creating with ghoulish delight and howling for more!

Free Project Idea: Queen Persephone PaperWhimsy Tutorial

Monday, September 19th, 2016

According to Greek mythology, Persephone was taken by Hades to the Underworld as his bride, making her Queen of the Underworld. She mourned the loss of her world until she was able to return at the beginning of Spring. This story seemed like a fitting tale for the coming Halloween season, so this assemblage doll […]

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According to Greek mythology, Persephone was taken by Hades to the Underworld as his bride, making her Queen of the Underworld. She mourned the loss of her world until she was able to return at the beginning of Spring. This story seemed like a fitting tale for the coming Halloween season, so this assemblage doll […]

Free Project Idea: Shabby Chic Altered Clock

Friday, September 9th, 2016

Add some shabby to your chic! This tutorial will show you everything you need to know to upcycle a clock into a reminder to always “look on the bright side.” Using Tim Holtz’s alterable clock and Sandra Evertson’s new Relics and Artifacts, this clock transforms ordinary objects into feminine wonders.

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Add some shabby to your chic! This tutorial will show you everything you need to know to upcycle a clock into a reminder to always “look on the bright side.” Using Tim Holtz’s alterable clock and Sandra Evertson’s new Relics and Artifacts, this clock transforms ordinary objects into feminine wonders.