Creative Exchange Free Webinar

Create Mixed Media is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, November 29th at 1:00 PM Eastern Time. It will be a roundtable with four artists. You can send in questions before the webinar or ask questions during the actual webinar. Don’t miss this unique opportunity. For more details be sure to visit Create Mixed Media.Continue reading “Creative Exchange Free Webinar”

Incite Mixed Media Contest

The Incite Mixed Media Contest deadline has been extended to December 3, 2012. The theme is, Dreams Realized. This is a great opportunity to showcase work in book arts, collage, jewelry, fiber art, painting, mosaics, and more. Tonia Davenport and the staff at North Light Books will be reviewing submissions. For more information and toContinue reading “Incite Mixed Media Contest”

Art Journal Inspiration Free Webinar

  Create Mixed Media is hosting a free webinar on Wednesday, August 29th at 4:00PM Eastern Time. It is called Art Journal Inspiration: Personal Mythologies and Histories. If you register and are unable to watch the webinar, Create Mixed Media will email the webinar to you so you can view it at a later time.Continue reading “Art Journal Inspiration Free Webinar”

Kansas City Art Auction

The Kansas City Artists Coalition is having an art auction to help with funding their programs. It is Saturday, February 18th. For more information please visit this link: Kansas City Artists Coalition They are also looking for volunteers to help with the event or artists willing to donate art. Support art in Kansas City andContinue reading “Kansas City Art Auction”

The Middle Stage; Altered Book Journal

A previous post explains my current project, which is an altered book journal. I am doing this as part of a workshop. There are several layers that I have applied and I am nearly done. Since I am not quite done, I would like to share the middle stage. It is pictured below. The frontContinue reading “The Middle Stage; Altered Book Journal”

Personal Geographies

Today was the free webinar hosted by Create Mixed Media entitled, My Journey with Maps. Artist Jill Berry shared her passion and knowledge with map making. The class had some interesting ideas and ways to create maps about family, rites of passage, or actual road trips. Jill uses mixed media to create her maps andContinue reading “Personal Geographies”

Altered Book Journal

Well I am still working away with the Jeanne Oliver Creative Workshop projects. Currently, I am working on an altered book journal. I have made these in the past and realized that I have always made them for someone else. As with some projects I was struggling for inspiration and the process was not flowing,Continue reading “Altered Book Journal”

Creatively Made E-Course with Jeanne Oliver

Yesterday I signed up for Jeanne Oliver’s, Creatively Made E-Course. The cost is $48 and it includes many workshops, inspiring video, opportunities to share your work with others, and make new friends. I am really excited about this and hope it will keep me motivated and give me a jump-start for my 2012 goals. ¬†Sheila,Continue reading “Creatively Made E-Course with Jeanne Oliver”

Snowmen

Do you have some fun and funky bottles? What about knick-knacks and gathered treasure waiting to become an art piece? Sue Pelletier has created the snowmen pictured here and also offers workshops. Sue is a mixed media artist and has been published in Somerset Studio, Cloth Paper Scissors, and Art at the Speed of Life,Continue reading “Snowmen”