Make: Mixed Media Art Projects

Got the yen to create something unique? We have what you need—check out our rotating selection of mixed
media art projects
and art tutorials. From art journaling and collage to assemblage and sculpture and beyond, our mixed media projects and technique lessons will provide you with countless creative
art ideas
. You’ll find mixed media projects like how to make an affirmation collage. Other art projects ideas include technique tutorials creating faux burnished metal. With a little help from our projects and ideas, you’ll be creating in no time!

Got the yen to create something unique? We have what you need—check out our rotating selection of mixed
media art projects
and art tutorials. From art journaling and collage to assemblage and sculpture and beyond, our mixed media projects and technique lessons will provide you with countless creative
art ideas
. You’ll find mixed media projects like how to make an affirmation collage. Other art projects ideas include technique tutorials creating faux burnished metal. With a little help from our projects and ideas, you’ll be creating in no time!

Painting Ideas: Planning or Playing?

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In a new demonstration, Carolyn Dube shows how painting ideas can happen with surprising clarity when you’re just playing around!

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Acrylic Painting Outside the Square!

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Create a mixed-media collage using this “Outside the Square” acrylic painting technique from Tracy Verdugo’s book Paint Mojo!

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Make Beautiful Poppies: A Digital Art Tutorial

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David Hayes shows you how to create a beautiful field of poppies in this iPhoneography and digital art tutorial.

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Make a Duct Tape Coin Purse

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Learn how to make a duct tape coin purse in this demonstration video by Tonia Jenny, author of Duct Tape Discovery Workshop!

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Surface Design and Encaustic

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In this demonstration from Patricia Baldwin Seggebruch’s Encaustic Revelation, guest instructor Susan Stover demonstrates how to create gorgeous batiks from encaustic.

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Notes From Your Creative Spirit: A Mini Art Journaling Project

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Follow along with Artist Nichole Rae as she shows you how to create a “Notes From Your Creative Spirit” mini word art journal.

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An Ugly Canvas is a Gift

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So you made a piece of ugly art. It happens to everyone. In this demo, Carolyn Dube shows you how to cover that canvas and turn it into something new.

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Fish Eggs: Creating a Digital Collage!

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In this iPhoneography tutorial, David Hayes shows you how to make a digital collage that he initially created for an Instagram challenge.

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Fusible Painted Prints on Fabric from Traci Bautista

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In this demonstration from her new book, Traci Bautista shows you how to make fusible painted prints on fabric, perfect for a cloth art journal cover!

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Collage Couture Studio Paper Dolls House Project

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Create a collaged house for your paper dolls in this demonstration from Collage Couture Studio Paper Dolls by Julie Nutting!

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