Mixed Media Art Journaling

This class is a continuation of Mixed Media Art Journaling, but is also open for anyone at any level to jump in and start art journaling. Learn more mixed media techniques that can be applied into your art journal. We will broaden our collage materials by integrating cheesecloth and fabric scraps. There will be a continued focus on layering and blending different mediums. This class is the perfect inspiration to fill those pages in your art journal. It is not a requirement to complete the first Mixed Media Art Journal class. A materials list will be provided by the instructor upon registration. Adults 18+

In this workshop you will learn the following the  techniques:

• Creative backgrounds
• Composition & layout

• Cheesecloth texture
• Integrating Fabric scraps
• Monochromatic scheme

Materials you will need: 

12 Color Opaque Watercolor Pan Set or any watercolor paints
7 x 10 in. Canson XL Mixed Media Pad (or any art journal & size)
Acrylic paint (Black, white and Unbleached Titanium or Buff)
Matte Medium (or Mod Podge, Decoupage, Matte Gel)
Gesso (white)
Variety of Collage Materials (magazine clippings, colored tissue paper, handmade papers, pages of text, etc.)
Paint Brushes
Cup for Water
Spray Bottle with Water
Putty Spreader (or old credit card)
Torn out Pages of Text
Music Sheets (Optional)
Black Sharpie Ultra Fine
White Gelly Roll Pen 08 or equivalent
Fabric Scraps
Tissue Paper (used for gift wrapping, any color)
Muslin (optional)
Old Sewing Patterns on brown tissue (Optional)
Kraft Paper or Brown paper bag (or equivalent)

All levels of art experience are welcome. Adult Ages 18+