Mixed Media covers a lot of things so how can anyone get it wrong. This is a fun place so if you are new and looking to have a play by having a go here is a bit of help. A technique involving the use of two or more artistic media, such as ink and pastel or painting and collage, etc, that are combined in a single composition.

Tuesday 29 March 2016

"Green" Challenge Reminder

Hi everyone and hope you all ok...Its Lozzy here

Would like to show you one of my MDF 6 x 8 boards that iv decorated to make a wall hanger. Have used Dylusion paints and all the stamps are from PaperArtsy. The image i used is from Vera Lane Studio's called Best Friends.
Dont forget there's still time to enter our "Green" Challenge here...scroll down a bit or click on the green challenge on the sidebar.

Tim Holtz distrees ink pads
Prima Oil Pastels to colour image
Purple Glitter Ribbon

Take care
xx Lozzy xx

Thursday 24 March 2016

More Mixed Media Green Challenge reminder

Hi everyone and hope you all ok..Its Lozzy here

Have for you today my inspirational reminder about our "Green" Challenge that is still running until the 4th of April. Iv made using Ching-Chou Kuiks image Green Moth Maiden and had a play making the back ground using Prima Pastels, Dylusion Paints, stencils, Paper Artsy stamps...

image coloured with Prima Pastels
Ribbon from stash

Take care

xx Lozzy xx

Thursday 17 March 2016

More Mixed Media "Green" Challenge reminder

Hi everyone and hope you all ok

Its Lozzy here today a bit of a reminder about our "Green" Challenge.
We would like to see some where on your project a shade of Green for this challenge so it could be the main focal colour or just a splash its up to you plus you can enter your traditional handmade cards, mixed media work, project life spreads, digital layouts, scrap-booking, pocket letters and up-cycled projects etc
Made a wall hanger out of MDF 6 x 8 board. Used Dylusion paints and circle stencil. Sheena Douglas script stamp, Paper Artsy circle, arrow and sentiment stamps, X Cut flower die, dotty stamp with white dew drop ink and a white Posca pen. 

not forgetting Gesso, ribbon and some card candi

Take Care
xx Lozzy xx

its also "Anything Goes" challenge over at A Bit More Time To Craft

Saturday 5 March 2016

More Mixed Media Challenge - "Green"

Hi everyone and hope you all well..
Thank you for your support and to everyone who entered February's Challenge with your stunning makes. Will be back on the 8th to announce the winners and the DT's Top 5.
 Now our 3nd challenge for you is any shades of "Green"
We would like to see some where on your project a shade of Green for this challenge so it could be the main focal colour or just a splash its up to you.

Would like to thank the Design Team for their stunning crafty creations that they have made for this challenge and hope they have given you some inspiration to join in with us as we can not wait to see what you come up with for this colour challenge.
Using Gelatos, my design digi papers, stencils, textured paste, script & butterfly stamp, liquid pearls, cheese cloth, ribbon, flowers

Using: Wooden Frame, Acrylic paints, Crackle Medium,
Modeling Paste, and Paper with buttons.

Journal page using Lozzy's Fabric 17 paper, Distress paint through stencil, Distress ink, Precoloured digi stamps, punched leaves and flowers, rhinestones, pearls, lace and stickers.

I've created set of ATCs with Texture paste, washi tape, Colour arte Riadiant gels, Twinkling H2os, ephemera.


Altered Box - I use Modeling paste , Gesso , Metal chipboards and Steampunk ,
Distress Paints ( green ) , Distress inks  ( Forest most ,Peeled Paint, Peacock feather ,Vintage Photo ),
 Mica Powder ( Green, Turquoise and Lilac ) , Glimer Mist ( Green - Turquoise - Yellow and Gold )
 distress inks, gesso, ran it through an embossing folder of rain spots
and highlighted them with distress ink added some stamped eyes on tissue paper

Decorated Wooden Spoon

Products used are Gesso , Ribbon , Flowers , Gems ,Gilding wax and Wooden spoon x

and there's a video to see the process here.


Journal page using Aqua tints paints, Pan pastels, Burlap flowers
and butterflies sprayed with Cosmic shimmer misting ink, printed
words heat embossed

Hope you join in as we love to see your crafty creations plus have digi papers up for grabs from HERE for 3 randomly chosen winner's plus the DT's Top 5. Dont forget our other Challenge Blog A Bit More Time To Craft as we always "Anything Goes"
Take care
Hugs Lozzy & the Design Team xx