Mixed Media & Altered Art Questions & Tips (43)

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Good Eve Artist...when was the last time you and the group had a discussion? Peggy

Started by Peggy Stokes

1 Jul 8, 2018
Reply by Peggy Stokes

What glue is best for using on canvas?

I'm in the uk so hopefully I can buy whatever you suggest on the net or in the uk. I've seen very inspiring work on YouTube where an artist…

Started by Nina Heaton

8 Jul 7, 2018
Reply by Sue D Hill

"low assemblage" construction

I am absolutely new to 'assemblage'. I'd like to do an ocean beach scene in acrylic paint on canvas and have variably-sized sea shells cons…

Started by Bob B

0 May 18, 2018


Fellow Artists, I am very keen to try my hand out at drawing on a wall using permanent markers &  acrylics. But having had no experienc…

Started by Sanjana Nanda

4 Feb 5, 2018
Reply by Gypsy Echo

DecoArt 2 Step Perfect Crackle - Help

My daughter is currently finishing an Art piece for school and wishes to apply a transparent crackle finish on top.  We have practised many…

Started by Robyn Smith

0 May 16, 2017

Golden Fiber Paste question

I am experimenting with several different mediums but in particular i would like to know: can you put Golden Fiber Paste directly on canvas…

Started by Reta Massing

1 Jul 17, 2016
Reply by Lucy Tyson

What is the difference between Gloss Varnish vs fluid gloss medium and varnish vs gel medium

Hello Friends,                I want to work on projects related to decoupaging, mixed media, canvas work with acrylic paints. To seal my p…

Started by Harpreet Kaur

3 Jun 4, 2016
Reply by David Munroe Art

Mixed media with watercolor

I'm new to this and would love to try some mixed media with my watercolor. Is their someone out there who could send me some ideas and how…

Started by Pamela Nixon

19 Jun 4, 2016
Reply by Hilla Powell Bajwa

Ideas for Mark Making in your artwork

I have been very inspired by Flora Bowley, Tracy Verdugo and Alisa Burke to find different ways of mark making in my artwork to create inte…

Started by Lesley

0 Jun 2, 2016

Best paste or glue for collage

What's your favorite paste or glue for collage work? I quite like Golden Soft Gel Gloss (which I also wrote about here: http://community.ar

Started by Thaneeya McArdle

27 Mar 24, 2016
Reply by Bonniediva



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