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Mixed-Media Self-Portraits: Inspiration & Techniques

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Synopsis:

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.

About the Author

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

Product Details

ISBN:
9781596680821
Author:
Prato, Cate
Publisher:
Interweave Press
Author:
Coulacos Prato, Cate
Author:
Prato, Cate Coulacos
Subject:
Quilts & Quilting
Subject:
Handicraft
Subject:
Self-portraits.
Subject:
Decorating
Subject:
Assemblage (art)
Subject:
Mixed-Media
Subject:
Crafts-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20080901
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Two-color art throughout, color photos t
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
10.25 x 8.5 in 17.5 oz

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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. 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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