Adventures in Mixed Media

Adventures in Mixed Media

Collage, Stitch, Fuse, and Journal your Way to A More Creative Life

Book - 2011
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Mixed media in all its forms--not just traditional two-dimensional, paper-based collage but three-dimensional pieces that include fiber, fabric, a variety of embellishments, found objects, and even repurposed and recycled materials--offers artists an opportunity to move freely across the boundaries of art, craft, painting, quilting, and collage. In Adventures in Mixed Media , Jane Davies shows you how to use this art form to enrich your creative expression.
In lessons that inspire creativity, Jane demonstrates a variety of techniques using paper, fabric, embellishments such as beads, feathers, and ribbons, fusible and nonfusible fibers, and even foamcore. Books, bags, mini-quilts, personal shrines, and paper dolls are just some of the projects inside--and of course Jane emphasizes ways to incorporate photos and other personal memorabilia and details into your art. Whether you are a beginner and want to start with techniques like "scribble painting" or "basic collage," or an expert collage artist eager to learn new uses for familiar materials, this is the book to guide your creative explorations in collage and mixed media.
Publisher: New York : Potter Craft, c2011
ISBN: 9780823000814
Branch Call Number: 745.5 DAV 2011
Characteristics: 144 p. : ill. (chiefly col.).


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Jan 18, 2014

Fantastic! I bought this book and use it as me 'text book' for my mixed media art and craft at home. I love it!

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