Revisiting mixed media art classes as digital canvases.
“Maisie” digital mixed media canvas. Some rambling.
Hi art friends, Today’s post is a peek into my art studio with some of my works in progress, some of my favorite art supplies and my print and scan station. Covered with stuff, as usual. I tweaked all of the photos in digiKam, adjusting the curves and using the Vintage filter. Happy arting!
I don’t recall the first time I saw this style of mixed media assemblage art, but I am pretty sure it was in one of the Stampington and Company publications, which I’ve loved since way back in my rubber stamping days. What renewed my interest was Finnabair’s lesson in Life Book 2014, I’ve been enchanted […]
Hi art friends, The assemblage art continues as I work on incorporating this style into my art. You may recall from a couple posts ago, that I edited this image in digiKam for use in my digital photo collages. Here is the actual work at the stage where I glued down all the elements and […]
Hi ho art friends. I took a webinar recently on how to create videos using PowerPoint. Of course, at home, I operate in an Open Source environment, so it’s taken me some time to figure out how to create these videos using alternative methods and figure out what I would use them for. Which leads […]
Hi ho friends. I skipped Tamara Laporte’s Life Book class for a couple of years. It’s a great class, but I really needed a break in order to incorporate what I was learning. However, I am ready for the class and joined in 2018. As always, Week 1 has multiple lessons and LB 2018 is […]
Hi ho, lovely readers. It occurred to me recently that I’ve kept myself so busy with art class lessons, I haven’t taken the time to integrate the lessons into my work. My primary art goal for 2017 is Integration. Today’s post is the start of an art journal page I’ve been working on. I used 2 Dyan […]
Post apocalypic horses couldn’t keep me away
I’ve been brewing a mixed media project that tells a story using my dolls. I’m still working through the details, how do I want it to look, how to incorporate photos and hand drawn art…do I want to do extensive digital photo manipulation, how much of the words need to be visible, etc. I’m starting […]