Art

Experimental Collage Techniques from Creativity Portal

Starting with a simple torn magazine collage technique, Chris Dunmire demonstrates the basics of this accessible art form.  With readily available supplies she then shows you how to add found objects to your collage to make it an assemblage, then adds paint giving you a mixed media collage. Follow along and learn how to collage a book cover and experiment with texture and backgrounds. A good place to start if you have ever wanted to try out this satisfying and often revealing technique.

 

100 Mandalas

Instruction and inspiration to help you create your own beautiful mandalas, for relaxation, healing and personal expression. This ancient art form is found across many cultures as an aid to meditation and enlightenment, and this is a great place to start as you can watch  videos that show how to create your own mandalas, listen to Kathryn Costa’s inspirational podcast, download mandalas to colour in, follow the group Pinterest boards  and find out about the 100 Mandalas Challenge.