MIXED MEDIA DIRECTIONS / A PATH TO ARFUL DISCOVERY
The creative path can be a difficult one to navigate. Have you ever experienced times when you find yourself questioning your imaginative style? Join me, Rae Missigman, for Mixed Media Directions
Digging into what this questioning means to you and your process may be all it takes to rediscover the artist in you once again.
Writing down the words that define your experiences can have the power to illuminate new creative choices. Together we will discover the joy of spontaneous writing and the potential it has to create a space for new ideas and inspiration. Combine paint, ink, pastels, and watercolor pencils to create luscious layers of depth and texture while transforming our musings into a foundation saturated with beauty. Watch as your unique style reemerges through layer upon layer of rich puddled color as you etch, scrub and unearth the artistry buried beneath.
Join me as we create two projects, deconstructing our newly constructed art papers and reshaping them into charming art pieces that celebrate movement along your creative path.
Discover your way to a unique art journal as we explore the concept of pareidolia in art. From sketching to painting to reworking simple goods into beautiful elements you will walk away with an amazing and interchangeable art journal.
paint sketch & store
Whether you are working in your favorite art journal, sketching up a storm or flipping the page in your watercolor tablet you will have just what you need to create on the go. Create one for
all of your art and planning supplies.
Join in on the "making it small" revolution and discover the charm of working tiny with giant creativity. Sparked by my Art Marks Challenges and cohosted with a fellow artist, learn all the tips for making little books with big possibilities.
COLOR CANVAS & A GUIDING WORD
Take a color inspiration journey and discover my time proven techniques to help you uncover a course of action that enables you to face the blank canvas with confidence and learn how to go from Start to Inspired while letting a single word guide you.
modern mono printing
This penultimate in mono printing classes will allow to you explore interesting color combinations, unique tools for mark marking, an assortment of non-traditional substrates
and printing on a whole new level.
A painterly style class where you will learn to deconstruct an old book and reconstruct an awesome journal cover using multiple layers and various mixed media techniques. Add unique signatures that will be a pretty springboard for creating.
Explore text based mark-making with its power to transform color and layers into deeply personal mixed media art. Create inspirational projects to quickly jump start your art and leave a personal set of marks that define your work as uniquely yours.
Document your summer adventures this year with Postmarked Art. Paint, marks and memorabilia are a fun way to record your journey, whether it is across the sea or in your back yard. Stamp, send and return home to box full of bold colorful art.
art marks 101
Learn my step by step process composed to develop your individual mark-making style. Discover my mark-making system, the tools I favor, and my go-to colors and brands to construct a reference library to you will revisit again and again.