We are always on the look out for something new and exciting…something out of the ordinary to invigorate our creative senses. It’s important to constantly be wearing a pair of fresh eyes so that we get to broaden our minds and have the courage to experiment.
In these contemporary times, the rise of artists seeking alternative techniques is inevitable. With the attention that textile art is gaining at this current moment, it comes to no surprise that more and more artists are getting increasingly inventive — stimulating new ways to create and inspiring others to step out of their comfort zones to try something different.
Mixed media art is becoming progressively innovative and prevalent, with artists juxtaposing traditional methods in unconventional ways thereby producing works that are modern, beautiful and textural, like mixing paint with embroidery.