Mixed-Media Self Portraits: Inspiration and Techniques

Mixed-Media Self Portraits: Inspiration and Techniques

by Cate Coulacos Prato
     
 

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Featuring artwork from a wide range of contributors, this resource explores creative self-portraits through fun and easy exercises and essays that instruct and inspire artists working in all media. Examples of collage, fiber arts, and mixed-media artwork offer visual inspiration while essays throughout the book act as a guide to personal and artistic self-discovery

Overview

Featuring artwork from a wide range of contributors, this resource explores creative self-portraits through fun and easy exercises and essays that instruct and inspire artists working in all media. Examples of collage, fiber arts, and mixed-media artwork offer visual inspiration while essays throughout the book act as a guide to personal and artistic self-discovery. Step-by-step techniques and creative prompts are used to direct artists through different approaches to creating self-portraits while exercises utilizing collage, drawing, photography, and stitching will jump-start the creative process and get ideas flowing on paper and fabric, encouraging artists to express themselves in new ways.

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CraftLit

The ideas are inspirational. The book makes you want to go and grab your markers . . . and play. It's so inventive and wonderful.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781620332375
Publisher:
F+W Media
Publication date:
02/25/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
128
File size:
13 MB
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Meet the Author

Cate Coulacos Prato is an editor for Cloth Paper Scissors and Quilting Arts Magazine. She lives in West Boylston, Massachusetts.

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