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.
Latest Activity: Sep 24, 2019
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If you are planning on publishing or selling your collage art there are some copyright rules you need to be aware of and do your best to follow. I hired a copyright attorney when I published a deck of collaged cards. He used a very careful legal…READ MORE
I wonder have any of you ever used Photoshop either to produce material for inclusion in collages or to manipulate already completed works. I’m new to Photoshop so the two examples below are a recent amateurish experiment.The original titled…READ MORE
I’ve read a number of threads on Art Colony discussing approaches to collage which are so different from mine I find myself wondering if I’m from a different planet. I never have any idea when I start a work what it’s meaning or subject might be.…READ MORE
Using both matt and gloss cuttings in a collage can result in a disjointed effect. I’ve found spraying an entire work with a matt glaze does not elliminate the difference in surface reflection. Has anyone found a solution to this problem?READ MORE
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
I have been pasting black cats on background that I make with shaving cream and ink. I call them collage as I don't want people to think the cats are my own art. I do draw cats but sometime they are not as good. Most of the cats I find on…READ MORE
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