TeacherI'm a mixed media artist. My formal training was at PA Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia. I love paint, paper, collage, stitch and different drawing media. My book, Journal Spilling, is all about getting started with art journaling. I've taught... View Profile
- Total Time 2 hr, 46 min
- Lessons 12
- Attachments 15
- Exercises 67
12 Lessons in This Course
12 minAesthetic lesson 17 CQ
If you love working with paper, this introductory art lesson on how to work with stamps, dye inks, and pigment inks is a great way to build your repertoire!
11 minAesthetic lesson 26 CQ
Bring on the stamps! In this fantastic card making lesson, learn how to use basic supplies to make a simple card using photopolymer stamps and dye inks.
16 minAesthetic lesson 39 CQ
Apply your card making skills with a seasonal twist in this lesson covering how to make a hand stitched collaged card, using found papers, in a winter palette!
11 minCrafts lesson 46 CQ
Making an interactive heart-shaped card with a note pocket is a throwback. Make a cute and fun heart card perfect for Valentine's Day in this craft lesson!
12 minCrafts lesson 57 CQ
Try working with a bird stamp set to make a fun birthday card in the cardmaking lesson perfect for crafts enthusiasts. Get tips on using dye based markers, too!
11 minCrafts lesson 66 CQ
In this card making lesson, learn to build up a distress ink background, make a die cut window, and dip die cut botanicals to create layers of colors.
17 minCrafts lesson 79 CQ
Try combining techniques in this card making lesson, where you'll employ stamping, pigment inking, embossing, and die cutting with heart shapes!
14 minCrafts lesson 88 CQ
In this lesson on stamping with inks, learn to use one background stamp in three different ways, use texture pastes, and add a splash of color with gelatos.
7 minCrafts lesson 94 CQ
Hand stitching card layers together gives a lovely handmade look to cards you design at home. In this crafts lesson learn a foolproof trick to stitching vellum!
20 minCrafts lesson 1011 CQ
Looking for an approach to making a card perfect for kids? In this crafts lesson get tips on how to construct a card using fussy cutting and layered stamping.
11 minCrafts lesson 116 CQ
Discover how easy it is to make your own decorative paper using a Gelli Arts Printing Plate, stencils, and pigment inks in this crafts lesson!
18 minCrafts lesson 1210 CQ
Get ready to organize your scraps! In this card making lesson, learn to put together a card kit and use it to make an autumn-themed Thanksgiving card.
10152 min10-part Crafts course83 CQ
This mixed media watercolor course from Diana Trout shows you how to build your watercolor skills through a variety of media, and gives you ideas for creating your own mixed media masterpieces.
579 min5-part Crafts course42 CQ
Let your inner critic go and unleash your creativity with this mixed media art journaling course from Diana Trout! Learn about the art journaling process and techniques like stenciling and painting.
577 min5-part Crafts course42 CQ
Ready for a wonder-foil new craft for all of your paper craft projects? In this course, learn how to add a pop of shimmer and glitter with foil art—a simple and fun crafting technique!
25 minCrafts lesson13 CQ
Get extra creative with your paper crafts this Valentine’s Day by making a pop-up paper heart card. You'll learn how to weave paper for a unique look.
12 minCrafts lesson7 CQ
Do you have a set of photos you’d like to share with friends, or simply put together for your own viewing? Learn how to put it together in this lesson!
10121 min10-part Crafts course67 CQ
Stamping is a highly versatile and applicable craft—and it’s a bunch of fun, too! In this arts and crafts course, Fabulously Artsy presents expert stamping techniques for awesome custom designs.
1248 min12-part Crafts course30 CQ
We’re not all florists, but with the help of uBloom’s J Schwanke, you can learn to make beautiful (and easy!) floral arrangements. This fun DIY course teaches how to arrange flower centerpieces and accents using props, ribbons, non-traditional vases, and more. With lessons ranging from rose bouquets, to calla lily arrangements and hydrangeas - you’ll be sure to find a look for any occasion. Throughout the course, you’ll also learn professional tips for helping your flowers stay beautiful longer.with uBloom
We’re not all florists, but with the help of uBloom’s J Schwanke, you can learn to make beautiful (and easy!) floral arrangements. This fun DIY course teaches how to arrange flower centerpieces and accents using props, ribbons, non-traditional vases, and more. With lessons ranging from rose bouquets, to calla lily arrangements and hydrangeas - you’ll be sure to find a look for any occasion. Throughout the course, you’ll also learn professional tips for helping your flowers stay beautiful longer.
354 min3-part Crafts course28 CQ
Make a mixed media art greeting card. Learn to paint fabric leaves, transfer a PDF to fused fabric, then arrange and apply the elements, making your own unique card.
659 min6-part Crafts course32 CQ
Combine resin and alcohol inks to make the most amazing 3d art pieces. The class covers all the basics for working with resin and is suitable for complete beginners.
1371 min13-part Crafts course42 CQ
In this comprehensive course for modelers and model kit hobbyists that want to discover more about paint effects, review the entire model painting and weathering process—from start to finish.