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: Feb 4


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

Collage Paper Prayer Flag

Started by Gypsy Echo Feb 4. 0 Replies

I am hosting a challenge and I created this prayer flag with painted papers, This one was for the gratitude prompt, "What book are you most grateful for'. I chose Julie Cameron"s Book, The Artists Way, so I added book page cut outs as well as…READ MORE

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


My first collage...please critique

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


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


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


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 Thomas Marino on January 14, 2014 at 8:17pm

Comment by Thomas Marino on January 14, 2014 at 8:17pm

I thought that I would share some of my collages.

Comment by Tami Reed on January 14, 2014 at 8:13pm

Just you might enjoy seeing a you tube video of my art work

Comment by Tami Reed on January 14, 2014 at 8:12pm

Comment by Patty Clark on December 19, 2013 at 1:36am

Rosemary, it is a challenge to find images for collage, but I am always on the outlook. Sometimes I use pictures from magazines that I have cut into many small sections, like when I am in search for color or texture as a piece of something. I think wallpaper. wrapping paper, and old photos are great to use also.  Some artists use the images sold in the scrapbook sections of some stores. I would be interested to hear what others use in this forum.

Comment by Novella Creasman on December 9, 2013 at 5:42pm

This called "waiting for my ride"

1/2 collage 1/2 watercolor oils to draw out and finish it up.

Comment by Maxine Dawn Lundbek on December 9, 2013 at 11:18am

Thanks Sharon, I so got into making these I have almost 100 peace's, I did them for my Soul Collages that I found very healing when I needed healing :)

Comment by sharon oppenheimer on December 9, 2013 at 10:59am

These are fabulous, Maxine !!!

Comment by Maxine Dawn Lundbek on December 9, 2013 at 10:43am

Comment by Maxine Dawn Lundbek on December 9, 2013 at 10:40am

I thought I'd share a few of my collages today...I truly enjoy doing these....


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