VIDEO: Floral June – Quick Inspiration

Happy Saturday! I have a quick inspiration video to get you inspired and ready to create this weekend! It is all part of my Floral June theme here and on Patreon. So today is a little reminder to not forget your test pieces and scraps of paper. They might make fun art pieces too! Don't forget to share your flower and floral…

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VIDEO: Floral June – Simple Paint Textures

I just love floral art and working with florals, there is so much you can do with them isn't there? I thought I would explore all sorts of mixed media flower art this month both here and on Patreon too.  So let's kick this floral month off with some simple textures using acrylic paints in this timelapse art video today. I will…

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VIDEO: Layering Acrylics Like Watercolors

We all love layering acrylics, don't we? And I have been doing lots of layering recently with my Keep On Layering Exercises over the last couple of weeks but how about using the other thing I love to do? Using acrylic paint like it is a watercolor  and layering like that?  It is definitely more challenging but just as fun and I'm sharing…

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VIDEO: Keep On Layering!

  Just keep on layering - I think it is my new mantra! At least for today's art video it is and it continues on from last week's art video where I was using the same technique to work through my 'new layer' blocks. Do you remember we talked about them last week? It is worth doing the exercise a few times,…

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VIDEO: Art Painting Process -Did I Go Too Far?

  Sometime in my painting process, when I make my mixed media pieces, like art journal pages or the other pieces that I do, I can get to a point when I don't want to add another layer. Do you know what I mean? I don't feel the piece is finished but I'm scared to add another layer in case I mess…

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VIDEO: How To Start A Page From The Focal Image

Today I thought we could have a play with the whole art journal or mixed media project making process and turn it on it's head! Reverse it! Make the page backwards! Ok, so what I really mean is let's just start with the focal image and see how we can make the art from there. What steps will we need to do…

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VIDEO: Layer With Me Step By Step

Welcome to your 'Layer With Me' video and it is here as a big thank you to you for getting me to 10K subs on YouTube. You voted for it and it is finally here! So I hope you enjoy it. Remember to watch it through, then bookmark the video to work through the layers at your own speed, pausing when you…

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VIDEO: 3 Paper Doodling Ideas Using Someone Else’s Papers

If you still haven't tried Paper doodling then maybe my three paper doodling projects this week will get you cutting! I have swapped out my own leftover papers for some gorgeous paper downloads that I bought from the lovely Judy who owns the Etsy shop JADESMiXEdMediaArt. They are so rich and full of details and color that I just had to try…

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VIDEO: Paper Doodles – Part 2

How have you been getting on with your paper doodles? Do you remember last week I showed you how to do the Paper Doodles technique. Well, I hope you have been having fun with them! So I am back today with another paper doodle to give you some more inspiration. Don't forget to watch the original video that shows you how to…

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VIDEO: How To Paper Doodle And Use Up Your Leftover Papers

  I have been doodling quite a lot recently in my videos haven't I? I've doodled with all sorts of different materials, you can see me doodle with acrylic paint and soft pastels or watercolors and ink in my last two videos. This week I am also doodling and I have a new doodle creative exercise to share with you that I…

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