Working With Collage
All levels | 40 min 14 sec
Working with collage
After writing and blogging about art for a decade, Danielle Krysa, aka The Jealous Curator, discovered her passion and her own art practice in collage. Finding collage to be the perfect place to express humor, wit, and explore design sensibilities, Danielle shares her enthusiasm for the possibilities of the medium as well as practical tips and techniques. Learn how she sources and organizes her materials, how to iterate compositions and how to work with abstract components.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Old books
  • Watercolor paper (Strathmore recommended)
  • Acryla gouache or acrylic paint
  • Brushes
  • Scissors
  • Xacto blade
  • Fiskars fingertip knife
  • Cutting mat
  • PVA white glue
  • Krylon spray fixative
  • Optional materials: Pomp oms, glitter, washi tape, sequins
Learn how to:
  • Work with found imagery
  • Cut out challenging shapes
  • Work with a penknife
  • Work with design elements in collage
  • Create narrative

What you'll get:
  • A series of easy-to-follow video lessons on how to make collage
  • 7 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instructions by artist Danielle Krysa
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students

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Class Reviews
800 users recommended this class to a friend
Ana Gallardo
It is a great class of collage. I LOVE it
March 10
Catherine Pamelard
This was really fun- and liberating!
March 7
Sarah Pancost
This was a joy- I loved Danielle's humor and personal stories. I will now think about "not being precious" with my collages!
February 14, 2023