Mixed Media Card

Hi Everyone, welcome to my blog and thank you for stopping by.

I wanted to share a mixed media card with you. I made this the other day and also recorded a YouTube tutorial for it. In case you have not managed to watch it yet, here is the link to the video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNOuNkZekoc&t=71s

My journey into mixed media is still very, very new. To be honest its not something that i have ever really liked. Since i got the acrylic paints from Sizzix i have become more and more interested in mixed media. I am so excited about delving further into it and trying out new techniques.

If you follow me you will know that i like to try lots of different things. I started my crafting journey making 3D projects like bags and boxes. I still enjoy that but i get bored of doing it all the time. I was never really into cards in the early days but now i really love making them. I just like to try new things and hate getting bored.

Please don’t be scared of mixed media. Think of it like lots of different mediums combined together in one project. Its all about layers so just break it down step by step. Experiment and don’t be afraid to try something new.

I will be bringing more mixed media projects to my channel so i really hope you will stick with me and maybe give it a try yourself.

Happy crafting.

Love Ann xx

Published by Ann Melvin

My name is Ann and i am a total craft addict! I am a freelance demonstrator for Sizzix, demonstrating there fantastic products on create and craft TV. I have a YouTube channel which i upload to weekly.

13 thoughts on “Mixed Media Card

  1. Hi Ann. As you know, I really enjoyed your video. You’re finished card is fab. I’m pleased that you are finding new ways to exercise your many talents and even more pleased that I’m lucky enough to be one of many who benefit from your diversity in crafts. So yes, for your sins, you’re stuck with me ๐Ÿ˜† โค

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  2. Hi Anne/I just love all the art you create! .. Your card is stunning! im always up for trying new ways to create myself.. so I look forward to all your videos no matter what you are creating๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿค— I’m with you! โค๏ธ โค๏ธ โค๏ธ

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  3. Hi Ann, whatever you make is truly beautiful, it’s always good to try new things and experiment with new techniques and mediums , your cards are the most beautiful always made with love and creativity, I havent tried the Sizzix acrylic paints yet lol, I am looking forward to trying them very soon tho and incorporate them in my work XXX

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  4. My God!! I wrote a comment and it disappeared!!! Anyway . . . you are an artist!! I have always said it. Everything you touch comes out beautiful . . . like a fairy with a magic wand!! I always follow your postings! Thanks, Ann!!

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  5. I have to be honest and say this one is not to my taste Ann. Please do not be offended life would be so boring if we all liked the same thing and I think this if the first thing you have made that has not appealed to me. It obviously appeals to many others so maybe it is just me, but as I say we are all different so this is not a criticism xxx

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  6. I loved this video Ann as I am someone who has mixed media bits and pieces but havenโ€™t known where to start. Thank you and. I look forward to more videos. X

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