Get ready to make great art! New Creative Collage Techniques is filled with the guidance you need to make striking collages with a range of materials and mediums. Itas fun and easy to jump right in, whether youare an experienced artist looking for something new or a new artist looking to make something unique. From basic methods to the latest innovations, this guide illustrates more than 60 exciting collage projects complete with detailed instruction, quick tips, charts and glossaries. In addition, seven start-to-finish demonstrations show you how to use these techniques to create your own stunning work. Youall create: ac Fantastic found-paper collages formed from items right within your reach ac Compelling collage designs using decorative and ready-made papers ac Mixed-media collages combining acrylics, watercolor, rice paper and more ac Compositions featuring textured backgrounds made from paper, paint, natural materials and other collage materials ac Original paper (hand made by you) artfully arranged to form collages that are uniquely yours ac Collage that stands the test of time through the use of archival materials and techniques Youall also be inspired to push the potential of this limitless art form by studying the diverse work of 60 featured artists. As author Nita Leland says, aExperiment. Be Creative. Have fun. Youare a collage artist!a With this guide, youave got what you need to get started today.... a stormy sea, use powerful diagonals, dominant greens and blue-greens, strong wave patterns Sogabe used printed Asian papers ... The colorful diagonal quilt pattern draws the viewera#39;s eye to the sleeping childa#39;s face, which is framed by a quiet, ... Use rules to get started or to bail you out when your NAP | Aki Sogabe Cut rice papers and acid-free paste 16aquot; x 20aquot; ... Rules are useful as guides in planning and as checkpoints for discovering strengths and weaknesses in your collage.
|Title||:||New Creative Collage Techniques|
|Publisher||:||North Light Books - 2011-09-23|