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Mixed Media Essentials: Color, Design & Texture

with Tracy Jacobs
Mixed Media Essentials: Color, Design & Texture
Combine simple techniques and fun materials to create three radiant works of art!

Discover the no-rules approach to creativity as artist Tracy Jacobs guides you through completing three mixed-media masterpieces. Start the class with a black and white composition, and explore pencil, pen and ink techniques to create bold textures. Find out how to mix stunning shades of a single hue as you progress to a  monochromatic work, and experiment with rubber stamps, paint washes and markers for eye-catching designs. Dive into basic color theory with your final project and learn how to select a captivating, cohesive color scheme. Play with stickers, stippling and collaging to complete your third composition with vibrant style. In just one class, you’ll finish three beautiful pieces you’ll be proud to hang in your home!

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Lesson plan

26:16

Lesson 1. Achromatic, Part One

  • Meet your instructor, mixed media artist Tracy Jacobs, before diving into the first of three projects you’ll make in class. You’ll explore achromatic (black and white) techniques as Jones walks you through transfer methods and ways to play with value in pen and ink, graphite and more.

32:10

Lesson 2. Achromatic, Part Two

29:39

Lesson 3. Monochromatic, Part One

23:25

Lesson 4. Monochromatic, Part Two

15:00

Lesson 5. Full Color: The Chair

14:43

Lesson 6. Full Color: The Floor

17:33

Lesson 7. Full Color: The Wall

"Really enjoying this course so far. Teacher runs the course at the right speed for me. I've learned about quite a few new art products, and some not so new (...) Also some new techniques. Looking forward to part two."
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