Collage Playground: A Fresh Approach to Creating Mixed-Media Art (Google eBook)

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North Light Books, Jun 3, 2010 - Crafts & Hobbies - 144 pages
2 Reviews
It's time for your creativity to come out and play! Remember the carefree spirit you had as a child? It's time to recapture that sense of wonder and excitement in your art with Collage Playground! Come play with author Kimberly Santiago as she introduces you to 10 simple techniques and 25 projects that take the "work" out of collage and bring back in the fun. As your imagination is reignited, you will: • Discover textural ways to create with papers, fabrics, paints and more • Learn tips for building up and using your own collage stash • Receive plenty of inspiration and encouragement from beautiful variations and helpful sidebars Grab your pencil box and supply pail and join in on Collage Playground!
  

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User Review  - Anonymous - Borders

This is an excellent book for all those who wish to be artists or even artistic. The steps are easy to follow and the projects are creative and fun. The writing is fresh and fun, which allows the ... Read full review

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User Review  - liberal sprinkles - Goodreads

Collage Playground provides a solid start for a beginner collage artist. There is a useful introduction to the tools and materials needed to create collages; there are 25 projects that are explained ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
6
Gettting Ready to Play
9
Collage Elements
17
HideandSeek
36
Put on Your Play Clothes
62
Add and Subtract
80
Stand Out on the Playground
106
Resources
140
Index
142
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About the author (2010)

Kimberly Santiago has worked for over a decade as a graphic designer and was recognized for her self-promotion in HOW magazine in 1992. She has won several awards for her design work and has worked as a design instructor and as Department Chair of Graphic Design and Fine Art at a local college. Kimberly currently works in collage and is always exploring new media.

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