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Collage Art

The collage art group is for anyone who likes to play with assembling a work of art using found or created materials. Anything goes in this diverse art form, magazine clippings, fabric, handmade paper, 3D materials, photographs, scrabble letters, plant materials, pebbles…you get the idea. Collage Art is the potpourri of genres.

Show us what you are working on, share you tips and techniques, favorite tools, and favorite materials. Tell us about collage exhibits or contests, collage artists you love, and above all, share your collage work! We would love to see what you are creating.

Members: 179
Latest Activity: May 14

Welcome!

Hello and welcome to the collage art group!

Just a few simple rules:

  • If you would like to share your collages, you can post in the show & tell thread or start your own discussion.
  • Please keep all discussions relevant to collage and collage art processes.
  • Be friendly and considerate in your posts.

Thanks for joining & have fun!

Discussion Forum

My first collage

Started by Marlene Brown. Last reply by Maria Ximena Silva Nov 4, 2015. 4 Replies

This is what I did for a course piece. We were all doing different things. I had a picture of some leather, brown boots but wanted them in pink.…READ MORE

Tags: Collage

Home collage

Started by Denise Fletcher. Last reply by Denise Fletcher Jun 15, 2015. 2 Replies

I did this several years ago, but I hesitated to post, because it is a photo of the collage. The theme is Home. I had fun cutting out pictures from magazines of anything that related to my ideal home.…READ MORE

Tags: art, nature, family, love, home

Finding My Place

Started by Maxine Dawn Lundbek. Last reply by Beverly Burrows May 25, 2015. 10 Replies

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My first collage...please critique

Started by Cathi Laferriere. Last reply by Beverly Burrows May 22, 2015. 4 Replies

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Tags: Worlds, Outer

collage pauge

Started by Linda B. Last reply by Linda B Mar 31, 2015. 2 Replies

Hi, everyone.  Has anyone heard of / used a product or concept called 'collage pauge'?  I came across it in a book on printmaking but can't figure out what it means.  Help!READ MORE

Landslide

Started by Marthie Scholer. Last reply by Marthie Scholer Jul 20, 2014. 6 Replies

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Tags: acrylics

Collage Art Learning Library - Free Online Resources (Websites, Videos, etc)

Started by Thaneeya McArdle. Last reply by Maxine Dawn Lundbek Jul 20, 2014. 3 Replies

This thread is dedicated to listing free online resources for learning how to create collage art! This can include websites and videos, as long as they are free.If you find any online resources about creating collage art that you would like to…READ MORE

Postcard Swap

Started by Maxine Dawn Lundbek. Last reply by Marthie Scholer Jul 17, 2014. 3 Replies

I joined a Postcard Swap at ArtPapers Online. I found them fund to make then mailed…READ MORE

What do you honestly think,

Started by Tami Reed. Last reply by Maxine Dawn Lundbek Jul 16, 2014. 6 Replies

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Comment by Suzanne Vadnais Monson on December 15, 2011 at 7:09pm

Wow! This is so rich and textured, it feels like the deep woods in summer.

In my opinion: the butterfly is perfect, both symbolically and in size...words are not necessary in a collage...to darken an image I have used a light mist of spray paint, a charcoal rubbing, a diffused dabbing of paint through tissue or cloth...experiement on something that doesn't matter first and see what you think!

Comment by Suzanne Vadnais Monson on December 15, 2011 at 6:52pm

Susanne, can you put a link to the art in this discussion thread...or post the art work here too? I can't find it!

 

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