For the Love of Texture: 7 Mixed Media Tips

When I was a little girl, I loved all things soft and natural and feathery. Even though I’ve grown into woman skin, the little girl inside still delights in touching different textures. This is one BIG reason why I seek to explore and experiment with mixed media art. Mixed media gives me the opportunity to touch and play with various mediums.

Queen's Garland

So for all of you touchy-feely artistic people out there, here are 7 tips to help make your mixed media experience more enjoyable.

Love Mixed Media Heart

Tip #1: Include what you love.

The idea of combining so many of my favorites into a soul expression intrigues me: Here are a few of my delights: floral designing, painting, sculpturing, collaging, sewing, and accessorizing. I also love photography and often use my photos as the foundation for a mixed media. READ THE ENTIRE POST…

Bird of Paradise Painting Using Projector


About JoDee Luna

“I’m lost in a love affair with portrait painting!” JoDee Luna confesses. This author, artist, and educator describes herself as a creative eclectic due to her diverse history, multiple talents, and various career pursuits. She enjoys a host of creative expressions: mixed media, mask making, floral designing, photography, sculpture, and gardening. JoDee believes the creative process infuses her with the courage to try on new artistic identities, take inspired risks, and explore imaginative ideas. She seeks to share her insights with others through her book, Refrain from the Identical: Insight and Inspiration for Creative Eclectics and website by the same name, Both provide helpful tips and inspiration for artistic multi-taskers, those who enjoy various forms of artistic expression.
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7 Responses to For the Love of Texture: 7 Mixed Media Tips

  1. I love the texture and use of materials! Very cool!

  2. Have you made the paintings ? They are so beautiful.

  3. Yahobahne says:

    Absolutely stunning. By far, great imagery and details. I love the innocence of your talent. Thank you for sharing.

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