Any ideas or comments on adhesives for collages. If I use a past or glue then put a medium, Mod Podge over it the paper puckers and wrinkles....in some cases that is fine, but some I want to stay…READ MORE
"I used acrylic medium and its working very well. I also use acrylic medium for about anything. I'm in South Africa and the American products are hard to get and its incredible expensive due to the exchange rate. An artist told me once that I…"
"I love oil or acrylic prints (I use linocuts) and let them dry and use watercolor under the paper to color the background with. I'll try to find some of my examples and show you, if I can figure out how to add them here. I'm…"
"YES paste from Dick Blick. I've use it for years with rice paper collages or whatever. I use a palette knife to smear it on the edges, glue on top of the knife so that it spread across the bottom of the piece I'm attaching to a…"
"Jane, in my experience - mod podge would work fine on your lace tablecloth onto canvas, or you could also use a gel medium - like golden, which also makes a great adhesive for mixed media, but it is especially good for dimension, if you want your…"
"I have an early onset dementia and love art. I am thinking of doing an art journal book of the processes as my disease progresses as long as I am able to.... think this art would be fun to incorporate in my book."
"I would love to win this book because I think it could really help me express my story.
I was diagnosed with Early Onset Dementia two years ago. Since this disease has started to reek havoc with my brain, writing has become much more challenging…"
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