Category Archives: Mixed Media

Aspen Collage

I showed you this idea for a fabric/felt collage with my last post. I decided to change out the background fabric as it was too close in color and value to the piece of silk that I was planning on … Continue reading

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Felt and Textured Paper Collages

I usually don’t show a lot of my class homework here for my Level 3 Art and Design class that I am taking. But we did some really interesting textural collages in our last class that I thought might be … Continue reading

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First Quarter Challenge – Part Four

I am still working on another idea from the First Quarter Challenge, adding mixed media to felt. Here is Part One, Part Two and Part Three if you missed anything. I had decided that I wanted to try to keep … Continue reading

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Green Man – Guest Post by Carole G.

This is a guest post by Carole G. one of our forum members. You can follow her here:  https://www.facebook.com/BagsaLicious/ https://craftybeetle.wordpress.com/ I love forests, the magical paths that lead you through oaks, birch, beech and ash and the faces, there are … Continue reading

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First Quarter Challenge Part Three

I am still working on ideas from the paint poured felt and fabric that I created for the first quarter challenge. I had several good ideas from the comments on my previous posts and I was thinking along the lines … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Surface Decoration

With the latest quarterly challenge being Surface Design, and “mixed media” in particular, I thought I would share a couple of the things I’ve made recently that might fit into this category.  The first is these wet felted Merino pendants … Continue reading

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First Quarter Challenge Part Two

The First Quarter Challenge is all about adding mixed media to surface design. I wrote earlier about adding poured paint to the surface of felt and cotton fabric. It took several days for the poured paint to dry but it … Continue reading

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