Mixed Media Magician
'Release your artistic magic and ignite your imagination with Mixed Media Magician! '
Whether you're a budding artist or a seasoned pro, Mixed Media Magician is here to ignite your imagination and transform your artwork into stunning masterpieces!
Get ready to dive into a world of endless possibilities as you learn the captivating art of mixing various media to create awe-inspiring works of art!
Who is Mixed Media Magician for?
Mixed Media Magician is for anyone who.....
- is a complete newbie to creating art and wants to try mixed media as a new interest or hobby.
- has painted before and would like to incorporate mixed media techniques into their artwork.
- wants to explore their creative side but doesn't want to be confined by the rules of 'Realistic' art.
- wants to create art that is FUN and has the added benefit of creating relaxation, calmness, mindfulness, and a wonderful sense of positive wellbeing.
- wants to add to their already existing creative skills by exploring different multilayering and mixed media techniques.
Discover your unique voice through mixed media techniques
With guidance from your tutor, Ciara, you will learn how to intuitively create 3 different multiple-layered mixed media pieces.
The painting sessions are about embracing playfulness, experimenting and simply allowing your intuition to lead the way.
There is zero pressure to replicate a realistic subject . Mixed Media is about creating beautiful art with multiple techniques and allowing the JOY to flow while you create!
And there's no need to worry about making mistakes! Because there are no mistakes in mixed media art... as BOB ROSS always said, they are simply ' Happy Accidents!
At the end of this program, you will have built basic skills in creating art from mixed media techniques and your confidence as an artist will have grown!!
Meet your Tutor
Ciara Gilmore is an abstract expressionist artist from Ireland with over 30 years of painting experience. She loves to paint expressively and her artworks adorn walls around the world.
"By sharing my painting techniques with students, I hope to ignite joy with every single paint stroke!
To be able to inspire, guide and encourage students is an absolute privilege and I'm grateful to be a part of their creative journey.
Creating art using mixed media is one of the most rewarding forms of art. It taps into our intuition and unlocks childlike playfulness and fun in the process.
The art of mixed media not only produces paintings with more depth and interest but also brings a sense of serenity and relaxation that just can't be described in words!"
What is included in
Mixed Media Magician?
Essential Supply list
Painting set up & Care of your Art Materials
Paint types and why to use transparent in mixed media
3 x Painting Demonstration Videos
And A special BONUS
A private FACEBOOK community where you can share your artwork and mix with like-minded abstract lovers from all over the world!
Guide on 'How to Loosen up your Brush Strokes'!
What Students are saying about
Painting Courses by Ciara
NO drawing skills required
No previous painting experience required
No need for expensive art supplies - Use what you have or dust them off from the attic!
What will you be painting?
Mixed Media Abstract
In this 30-minute painting demonstration, you will learn how to apply multiple layers using paint, paper, stencils and paint pens. We tap into our inner child and allow the doodles and scribbles of our childhood artwork guide our creative flow. It's about bright colours, fun and letting go of expectations and the pressure to create a masterpiece.
Mixed Media Seascape
In this painting tutorial, we use multiple paper, stencil and paint layers to inspire our paint strokes, marks, and lines. Using simple household items like the toothpick and kitchen sponge we learn how to create beautiful patterns and marks. Paint along with Ciara and experience how easily a painting can come together.
Mixed Media Floral
Step into a world of vibrant blossoms and fragrant petals as we embark on a captivating painting demonstration, revealing the secrets of creating a stunning floral mixed-media masterpiece. Join us on this artistic journey where we'll explore the beauty of nature and the boundless possibilities of mixed media techniques.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q How long do I have access to the course?
You have access to the program for one year.
Q Do I have to buy everything on the art supply list?
I have provided a list of the supplies I have used to create the paintings in the course but I encourage you to use whatever you have already. You will need ModgePodge and mixed media materials such as paper, material, decoupage napkins, acrylic or watercolour paint and brushes.
Q I haven't taken an online course before? How does it work?
You will receive login details via email when you sign up. You will create a password and then have access to the programme.
The videos are best watched on a larger tablet or a PC.
Remember to SAVE your login email or add log in page to your home screen on your phone or PC.
Q How is the content delivered?
The programme consists of prerecorded videos, downloadable PDF's and written information.
You will have an opportunity to share your work and connect with other students in a private facebook group