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Found object art began to take shape in1912 when Picasso made his cubist constructions from various scavenged materials, adding such things as matchboxes and newspapers. And now, the art form continues to thrive among mixed-media artists.
Read on for 10 unique found objects to use in your mixed-media art.
An easy art project for the weekend!
Cover a canvas panel with dyed tissue or decoupage paper. Apply watercolor paints through stencil onto watercolor paper and adhere to the canvas panel, leaving a border showing. Apply rub-on botanicals and a hummingbird. Add text to the canvas using stamps or rub-ons.
Good Morning, Merry Sunshine Project is by Jane Bellante.
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