Discover Mixed Media: Collage Sculpture Projects & Techniques

Combining different art materials to arrive at your own creative destination has never been so much fun. Whatever your vision for your own mixed media art projectsmixed media painting, mixed media collage—you’re certain to develop it here. Mixed media art techniques and ideas are just a click away!

Art by Christine Mason Miller


From Tonia Davenport over at Who has inspired YOU to DREAM BIG? Nominate him or her in the comments section over at for a chance to win an ORIGINAL PIECE OF ART FOR THAT PERSON and a FREE copy of Desire to Inspire! Read on for the details…. There are a lot of...


How to Photograph a Painting, Step by Step

Professional art photographers Ric Deliantoni and Al Parrish shoot paintings, craft and woodworking projects for F+W Media’s book lines and magazines. Here they guide you on how to photograph your own painting, step by step. Take Your Best Shot By Ric Deliantoni and Al Parrish 1. Prepare your art. Take the painting out of...


Creativity Workshop: Trash to Treasure Responses

In the August issue of Watercolor Artist, Nancy M. Grigsby challenged readers to transform a simple beginning into a watermedia masterpiece by incorporating found objects. We thank you for your spirited responses to this unique challenge and ask you to join us in congratulating Eva Macie of Atlanta, Georgia, whose painting, Ole! (above; mixed...

Lincoln (acrylic, 13x13) from Of Thee I Sing by Barack Obama (Alfred A. Knopf, 2010), illustrated by Loren Long

Loren Long | Illustrations in Acrylic and Charcoal

Illustrator and author Loren Long earned his bachelor of fine arts degree in graphic design/art studio from the University of Kentucky, followed by graduate studies in illustration at the American Academy of Art in Chicago. Before settling into a career of illustrating and writing picture books, he already had a client list that included...