Posts Tagged ‘mixed media’

@Home This Weekend: Mixed Media Fun

This weekend, have a whale of a good time and make some art for your home. Reel Crafty Girl painted a background, then used cut paper for the whale and water spout. Ric rac trim makes the perfect waves, and Dew Drop plastic bubbles add to the fun. What a cute accent for a child’s […]

@Home This Weekend: “Super” Wall Art

This weekend, create some “super” mixed media art using a great technique described by iheartcooking. All you need is canvases, some old magazines, contact paper, and some paint for the background. You can depict any subject matter you wish, but these Avengers sure do make a powerful statement.

Mr X Stitch Presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Rachel Harmeyer

Rachel Harmeyer is a mixed media artist from Houston, Texas. “Within my work, I explore ideas of ephemerality and eternality: my work is the means by which I come to terms with the concept of death. “I employ a variety of materials and techniques, but whether sketched, stitched, or painted, my process is rooted in […]

The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Adriana Paice

Adriana Paice is a mixed-media artist from London. Her recent installation – Fragments – used conductive thread, sensors and sound files to create an interactive experience incorporating the poetry of Ri Pierce-Grove. “Three digital images of the city lovingly recomposed in stitch as tapestries anchor the exhibition. They explore the texture, both physical and psychological, […]

Mr X Stitch presents: The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Liza Smirnova

Liza Smirnova is a mixed media artist from Moscow. “I graduated in Moscow College of Theatre and Arts. First I was only drawing (pencil, paper and such) but then I tried working with textile and enjoyed it much. At this moment most of my works are embroidery. “I am embroidering jackets, sweaters, mittens and any […]

As Seen On TV: Ron Swanson Quote

The dearth of Ron Swanson related crafts on Craftster is basically unacceptable. I mean, who doesn’t want to express their love for this mustachioed, meat-eating, wood-working Libertarian? Although there aren’t many, I did thankfully find this great mixed media art by amberlybites! You can see the full thread here: You can see tons more […]

March Goes Out Like a Lamb

  Whew! March sure seemed to fly by quickly. It came in like a lion, and it’s now going out like a lamb. In celebration of March’s end, here are some wonderful Craftster projects with sheep and lambs as their central theme. Wouldn’t this little lamb be perfect for your Easter table? This cute placeholder […]

Easy Mixed Media Leaf Necklace Tutorial

This beautiful piece features a variety of media including felt, tulle and beads. The tutorial shows you how to create it in 11 simple steps. Make one to wear to an upcoming holiday party! Click here to check out this great tutorial right here on Craftster! And click the image below to find even more […]

The Art of Sabrina Ward Harrison

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… I am a huge fan of Sabrina Ward Harrison. She is an artist, author, and teacher who published her first visual journal at age 23, and it completely knocked me out. She has published three more books since, and they are all wonderful. Her work is a great inspiration […]

Featured Swap Gallery: Chunky Houses

One of my favorite swap themes here on Craftster is Chunky Houses. We have some seriously amazing paper artists among our members and I just love the little villages they create with their fantastic little houses. This featured gallery is Chunky Houses round 3. .Take a look at all the amazing little houses, each with […]