Author(s): Roxanne Padgett
Mixed Media Manipulations is based on the online teaching collaboration of GOLDEN Working Artist Chris Cozen and mixed media artist Julie Prichard. Beginning artists will learn how to make beautiful abstract paintings start to finish, and more experienced students will learn how to take their work to the next level. This book teaches composition, form, layering, lots of techniques and interesting ways to help you incorporate abstract shapes into your artwork. Includes complete supply lists.
Roxanne Padgett has been creating "stuff" and making "messes" since she was four or five years old, using whatever materials she could find. She is inspired by playing with color and layering, and is fascinated by what is revealed and concealed through the layering process. Roxanne teaches a variety of art classes for adults throughout the Bay Area and at art retreats around the country. In addition, Roxanne works for the Museum of Children's Art in Oakland, California as an arts educator. She lives in Hayward, CA with her husband.