Mixed Media & Altered Art Questions & Tips (43)

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Finding your style

Someone wrote to me via Art-is-fun.com and asked: "How do you find your style as a mixed media artist?" I thought it would be fun to open…

Started by Thaneeya McArdle

12 May 7, 2014
Reply by Suzanne Vadnais Monson


Can experienced ATC makers please suggest good glues to use to make ATC's with?  I am new to creating ATC's and love doing them but I am fi…

Started by Marion Kaye

24 May 7, 2014
Reply by michele josiane martin

Adding Colored Pencil to acrylic paintings

Hi all - I am painting a series of paintings that need some detailed lines, shading, etc.  I would like to add those accents with colored p…

Started by Amy Edwards

2 Mar 15, 2014
Reply by Marion Kaye

Just want to share a you tube video of some of the art work I made

Started by Tami Reed

1 Feb 21, 2014
Reply by Tammy Verge

Matte or gel medium

My question is, once matte or get medium hardens, is there a way to soften it again so it can be used as an adhesive for collage, etc.?

Started by Dawn Herring

7 Jun 11, 2013
Reply by Dawn Herring

Glue gun for smaller objects

hi  I am trying to use a glue gun to stick crystals on my painting (acrylic painting). I have a really basic glue gun which works fine of m…

Started by smita sumant

2 Jun 5, 2013
Reply by Maureen

Adhesives and glazes for mixed media

This was excellent and I hope over the weekend to try it......you made it look so easy.  I have Golden  molding paste, Will that work for t…

Started by Dale Kaplan

3 Apr 3, 2013
Reply by Thaneeya McArdle

sea turtles

looking for sea turtles anyone care to share thier media in sea turle give me ideas please.

Started by Sally Soucie

0 Mar 20, 2013

How To Blend an Orignal Drawing into a Mixed Media Painting....?

Hello.... I have a lot of original sketches of animals. I was planning on transferring one to acrylic or watercolor paper, painting it, cut…

Started by Stacie Knapp

5 Feb 10, 2013
Reply by Shari Bryant

Sculpture help wanted!

Hello all, I want to create a large (ish) sculpture for my garden but dont have access, or space, to create anything with old bike parts,sc…

Started by Georgia Denby

13 Dec 13, 2012
Reply by Sheila Longden



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