The first mixed-media book to focus on this hot trend, Mixed-Media Self-Portraits features a range of artists who explore creative self-portraits through exercises, introspective essays; fast, easy, and enjoyable exercises; and a variety of artist's perspectives and artwork representing different styles.
Filled to the brim with a wealth of inspiration, creative prompts, techniques and compelling artwork, this book is an artistic guide to representing the self creatively in mixed-media, featuring a range from art quilts and assemblage to art dolls and collage. Makes of all skill levels and media - collage, mixed media, art quilt, paper craft, and book arts, will enjoy the focus on this very popular art form.
Reviews: "This book is about showcasing different media and encouraging crafters to reveal at least one part of their personalities through art."-Booklist
"She has outdone herself. The ideas are inspirational. The book makes you want to go and grab your markers... and play. It's so inventive and wonderful."-CraftLit: A Podcast for Crafters Who Love Books