Tag Archives: Mixed Media

Here’s One I’m Making – Look at the Flowers (Pt 1)

In addition to the Mini Canvases I am making, I decided to play with other mixed media canvases for home. I have recently discovered the texture pastes from Pebeo on Amazon, which are both a dream to use and cheap! … Continue reading

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Here’s One I’m Making – More Canvases to Give Away

I spent some time this weekend playing with my pebeo inks pigments again, I learnt a couple of lessons from my last outing and they were: I add too much ink with pipettes for the size I want to fill, … Continue reading

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Here’s One I’m Making – Mini Canvases to Give Away

Last year, a friend from work and a fellow mixed media fan, introduced me to the concept of Art Abandonment. The concept is quite simple. You make it and then you give it away, which I think is a very … Continue reading

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Stash-Stock-and-Supplies – Lets Talk Gesso

Gesso – from the same latin root as gypsum, a mixture of glue, minerals and pigment which has been used since mediaeval times to prepare walls, canvases, fabric and all manner of surfaces for painting and decorating, the original primer… … Continue reading

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