Guest Posts

Have a few minutes to spare? Or need a little pick-me-up from your creative slump? Our guest post blogs are the perfect solution. These mixed media artists offer everything from advice on how to recover from art injuries -getting over those gallery rejection letters!- to helpful tutorials like Diana Trout’s watercolor painting techniques for your art journals! You can also find profile blogs about inspirational artists working around the world to share their art and empower others. Get ready for some amazing ideas!

Have a few minutes to spare? Or need a little pick-me-up from your creative slump? Our guest post blogs are the perfect solution. These mixed media artists offer everything from advice on how to recover from art injuries -getting over those gallery rejection letters!- to helpful tutorials like Diana Trout’s watercolor painting techniques for your art journals! You can also find profile blogs about inspirational artists working around the world to share their art and empower others. Get ready for some amazing ideas!

Frankly My Dear…

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Both the giving as well as the receiving of criticism, critique and opinions is a practice which deserves solid consideration. But it’s how you do it that’s important.

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Tell Yourself a Big Fat Lie and Help Your Career

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In honor of Tell a Lie Day on April 4th, Victoria Rose Martin suggests you tell yourself a big fat lie (or 5) to help your art career!

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New Online Workshop: Mixed Media Mentorship!

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Find out if Lisa L. Cyr’s new Artist’s Network University course, Mixed Media Mentorship is right for you!

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PhotoMotion: An iPhoneography App Tutorial

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David Hayes shows you how to transform a photo into a video using the iPhoneography app, PhotoMotion. It’s easier than it sounds!

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Be Inspired by the Color Green: Happy St. Patrick’s Day

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In honor of St. Patrick’s day, Victoria Rose Martin offers five ways to be inspired by the color green and how to add it to your art work.

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Using Your iPad to Hone Your Design Skills

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Tesia Blackburn, author of Acrylic Painting with Passion, shares advice for improving your design skills by creating iPad art and altering your art using your iPad.

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Why So Stuffy My Love?

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When you walk into a museum do you feel like you have to be quiet and uptight? Melanie Rothschild suggests we should start to view museums a bit differently.

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Moments: An iPhoneography Apps Tutorial

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Learn how to give a smart phone snapshot the appearance of a watercolor painting in this iPhoneography apps tutorial from David Hayes.

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Easy Polymer Clay Molds to Use in Mixed Media Projects

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In this video tutorial, Ilysa Ginsburg shows you how to make easy polymer clay molds to use in your mixed media projects. This is a great option for those of you who don’t want to part with that favorite vintage item!

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Mixed Media in New York City!

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Are you going to be in New York City in March? Artist Lisa L. Cyr has several mixed media events planned including workshops and book signings. Get all the details here!

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