If like me, you love a bit of collage – enjoying the random way that photos, textures, paint and papers come together to create a new works of art, then get your creative goggles on and take a butchers at this site dedicated to collage – curated by Aprile Elcich, a graphic designer and collage artist living in Toronto, Canada.
“Not Paper” http://www.notpaper.net
I love this image below, created by Essex, UK, based artist Becky Howes. I also like the images on her tumblr blog too which make clever use of stitching and the inside of patterned envelopes (two of my favourite things )
See http://blogbecky.tumblr.com and click on the image to see Becky’s portfolio
2D cut and paste.
Paper, scissors and glue!A celebration of collage art and the significant styles of contemporary artists using traditional cut and paste techniques.Submission deadline: 1st October 2012.
(Successful submissions will be contacted by 5th October)
Deadline for receiving work: 26th October 2012.
Submission fee: £10.
Send all submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Artist Bio (100 words)
Pictures of work being submitted + titles and prices
Website/ Blog info
Original unframed artworks only. 20% commission on all sales.