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Making A Pop-Up Book | Nice Content | Tatered

Making A Pop-Up Book | Nice Content | Tatered

[MUSIC] What’s interesting about what I do, when you open the pages of a pop-up book, like bam, it’s right there. It’s this huge thing, and it’s a surprise. [MUSIC] My name is Matthew Reinhart, and I am a creator of pop-up books. [MUSIC] The pop-up book that we’re gonna create today is inspired by

¸„.-• Glow Ink + Glass Pen Drawing! •-.„¸

¸„.-• Glow Ink + Glass Pen Drawing! •-.„¸

(quiet, simple instrumental music starts playing) And here we are playing with some water, and glowy ink. Which we’re gonna use to draw with in a moment. Each drop of glow-y ink upon hitting the water and diffusing makes the jar a little bit brighter even, if it’s barely noticeable. Maybe, maybe looking at things

Making a Monoprint

Making a Monoprint

Begin making a monoprint by using a breyer to roll a thin layer of ink evenly onto the plexiglas keeping in mind that thick layers can lead to smearing. Place the plexiglas within the smaller rectangle on the registration paper. Prepare the registration paper before printing by drawing lines according to the size of the

Craft in America: HOLIDAY episode

Craft in America: HOLIDAY episode

[CAPTIONING MADE POSSIBLE BY CRAFT IN AMERICA, INC.]>>CRAFT MATTERS BECAUSE WE’RE IDENTIFYING EACH OTHER AS THE KIND OF PEOPLE WHO MAKE THINGS AND DO THINGS.>>THEY SPEND A LOT OF TIME PUTTING THESE GINGERBREAD HOUSES TOGETHER. WHERE THEY GET SOME OF THEIR IDEAS–IT’S AMAZING.>>WHAT I’M DOING IS IN THE SAME TRADITION THAT HAS BEEN GOING ON

Art Deco involving Nature

Art Deco involving Nature

It is autumn and I have found beautiful foliage. Wonderful for a decorative abstract picture. For printing I glue normal watercolor paper with a tape on a wooden plate. I want to print acrylic coated foliage sheets on the paper and then spatulate a transparent layer over it. First, I mix the colors for the

Fast Image Transfer with Melanie Matthews

Fast Image Transfer with Melanie Matthews

Hi, my name is Melanie Matthews, and I’m a working artist for GOLDEN Artist Colors and today We’re going to be doing immediate image transfer. These are the materials we’re going to need to do this technique. We’ve got Fluid Matte Medium, we’ve got a soft synthetic brush, a pencil, and you can use either

Drawing Supplies I Use for Longer Drawings

Drawing Supplies I Use for Longer Drawings

In my last supplies video I went over supplies I use in my videos. Now let’s go over the ones I use for longer drawings intended to be hung at a gallery or someone’s home. I commonly use charcoal on newsprint paper when sketching and demonstrating. Newsprint is very cheap and an enjoyable surface to

Creating a Monotype with Golden OPEN Acrylics

Creating a Monotype with Golden OPEN Acrylics

A Monotype is a single print made by transferring paint or ink from a smooth surface to paper. We will be using a piece of glass for our plate, but Plexiglas and metal are other common options. We will start by marking the size of our plate onto the paper covered work surface, This allows