The Art of Expressive Collage

The Art of Expressive Collage

Techniques for Creating With Paper & Glue

Book - 2015
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What story will your art express?

There's a dialogue waiting to happen on your worktable. The Art of Expressive Collage will teach you to listen to what paper and glue, ink and paint have to tell you. From the fear of messing up to the excitement of letting things flow, you'll come to see the common thread in the bits and pieces you collect. You'll discover new ways to think about arranging these bits in your work as you express yourself with lines, smudges and translucent layers.

Beyond using paper and glue you'll discover:

The best places to hunt for and gather ephemera How to prepare various papers for collage using staining and embellishing techniques An understanding of the elements of design and composition Tips for making unique marks, adding photos, creating textures and much more Begin a new chapter with your art; see how the techniques inside The Art of Expressive Collage can help you express a brand new voice!
Publisher: Cincinnati, OH: North Light books, 2015
ISBN: 9781440335853
Branch Call Number: 702.812 NEUB
Characteristics: 127 pages : olour illustrations


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Mar 16, 2016

I guess technique is o.k.
It is really just gluing on what you want to.
A lot of it is not archival so please don't try to sell it unless you put a buyer beware sign. Note, itt is not at all representational art.

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