Mixed Media Collage
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This is Elli Milan’s Signature technique that defines her work of abstract realism. She has spent more than 20 years developing it. This innovative contemporary technique starts with adding collage papers and building textures. Then moves on to acrylic painting and finishes with oil painting.
What you get:
- 3 Complete video lessons
- Step-by-step instruction
- FREE reference photos
- Life time access, learn at your own pace
- Join the artist community
What you will learn:
- How to draw a pleasing composition with form
- How to apply collage in an artful and archival way
- How to use acrylic with washes and model form with opaque layers
- How to apply oil glazes and and final details with opaque oil
This technique is very versatile and fun. You can choose to paint any subject you want. We provide source files for you included in this course.
FAQ answered below!
“How long are the videos?”
They are about 15 minutes long. They include 3 separate layers/steps which will take 3-6 hours total to complete the whole painting.
“I have no experience with mixed media. Are these videos for me?”
Yes! Our painting techniques are broken down into easy-to-follow steps. By the end of these three lessons, you will have a beautiful and unique painting.
“What supplies will I need?”
For each step, you will need different supplies. You can pull off this technique with minimal amounts of supplies, but the more you have the better the outcome.
-various collage papers like newspaper, or other decorative papers, gloss gel, modeling paste
-various acrylic colors: opaques & transparents
(Its important to have white)
-variety of oil paints: opaques & transparents
-glazing medium (Galkyd or Liquin)
“How long do I have to view these videos?”
You have lifetime access!
“How can I join the community and give feedback?”
We will provide you all the links and access to our private training groups.
- Lectures 3
- Quizzes 0
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 24
- Certificate No
- Assessments Yes
I highly recommend this course for anyone who like me wants to break free from painting in a tight controlled way and wants to loosen up their style and become more creative. This video teaches an approach to painting that is exciting and stimulating with amazing results and opens up a whole new world of possibilities by incorporating collage in subtle beautiful ways that I cannot wait to try. It is full of valuable tips regarding colour and techniques and gives you enough information explaining the whole process clearly from start to finish leaving you motivated and feeling like you are capable of creating something more beautiful and expressive than you have ever done before. I cannot wait to do the other courses aswell now. I'm so happy I discovered this site it is money well spent.