Often imitated, never duplicated                     Mixed Media - artwork using more than one medium.

Monday, January 25, 2016

You Still Have Time to Play!

You still have time to play in our January "Time Flies" Challenge.

We would like to thank all our players for your support of our 20th Challenge. Our gallery is filled with so many awesome mixed media creations from our "Time Flies" challenge.  

Remember,  you have until midnight EST on Sunday, January 31th to enter the current challenge! 

Our random winner will receive this amazing prize package from our sponsor Cheryl Boglioli Designs Our design team will pick a winner and several honorable mentions who will be able to proudly display our graphic on their blogs. Winners will be announced on Tuesday, January 5th!

Our new challenge will start on Monday, February 1 and run through February 29. Be sure to check back then to find out what our new theme is and who our sponsor and guest designer are. We have another awesome prize a fun surprise!

Also, did you know that we are on social media?? Here are all the places you can follow us for mixed media inspiration, techniques and challenge reminders. And, be sure to follow our blog!!

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/mixedmediamc
Twitter - https://twitter.com/mixedmediamc
YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbaaS2uV_xR-MR98X0N1upA
Instagram - mixedmediamc

We look forward to seeing your amazing January "Time Flies" Challenge creations and having you join us for our February challenge starting Monday, February 1!!!

Friday, January 15, 2016

More "Time Flies" Inspiration and Meet our Newest Designer!!

Welcome back to our January "Time Flies" Challenge
We have some lovely mid-month inspiration for you and an announcement. 

We are thrilled to announce our second new Design Team Member. 

Hi! My name is Mona Pendleton. I live in Phoenix, AZ USA. I am married to my best friend, Scott and between the two of us we have 4 children & 2 West Highland Terriers, Gretchen and Griffin. I work as a Registered Nurse in the Operating Room. In my free time, I exercise daily taking in part in weight training, organized exercise classes, biking, hiking and running.  I enjoy painting, stamping,paper crafting and sewing. I  love to create various projects ranging from cards, home decor, tags, scrapbook pages as well as art journaling. I love to use a variety of mediums such as paints, inks, texture pastes and anything else that allows me to be creative.

Be sure to stop by Mona's blog and say hi!

Mona made this stunning card for our January "Time Flies" Challenge


And now for some more inspiration from a few of our other designers. 

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

December 2015 "Silver & Gold" Challenge Winners

Click here for our January "Time Flies" Challenge.

It's time to reveal the winners of our December 2015 "Silver & Gold" Challenge We were so inspired by all our amazing entries! Thank you so much for joining us, we sincerely appreciate your continued support for our challenge. Check out all of the November entries in our gallery here.

The winner of our December challenge is Suzanne!! She has made a beautiful card! Suzanne please grab your winners badge below!


Now, our Honorable Mentions for our December "Silver & Gold" Challenge. Please grab your winners badge below!



And the winner of our awesome IndigoBlu prize package is SandeeCongratulations!! Please send your mailing address to mixedmediamonthly@gmail.com


Friday, January 1, 2016

Mixed Media Monthly Challenge #20 - Time Flies

Welcome to the Mixed Media Monthly Challenge #20
"Time Flies"
(Make a project that deals in some way with time or flying)

We are thrilled to announce our new design team member Lisa Hoel of Creative Juice. We are so excited to have Lisa on our team. She makes the most beautiful mixed media projects. Please be sure to stop by her blog and say HI and welcome her!! 

***Also, we will be announcing our 2nd new Design Team Member on January 15. Be sure to check back to find out who our next design team member is, you won't be disappointed!!***

Our January Guest Designer and Sponsor is Mixed Media Artist Cheryl Boglioli of Cheryl Boglioli Designs!! 

 Cheryl is a mixed-media artist on the leading edge of new products and techniques within the various disciplines of the ever-growing market.  As a full-time Artist with an intuitive painting style and passion for teaching, you can find her Living the Art Life ™, traveling and teaching workshops at independent stores and events nationwide with her renovated 1970 vintage trailer, Glinda.  If you see her along the way, she even gives tours and appearances with Glinda.  See more of Cheryl and her adventures at www.cherylboglioli.com.

Cheryl created this stunning mixed media canvas for our 
January "Time Flies" Challenge. 

Our lucky random winner will receive this AMAZING prize package provided by Cheryl featuring items from many of the manufacturers she designs for! Be sure to take a close look so you don't miss anything!!

 And now for some inspiration from our Design Team...


Make sure you visit each designer's blog and leave some comment love for them... we LOVE hearing from you all!

Please follow these rules to be eligible for placements and prizes. Entries not following our rules will be deleted.

* You must use our challenge graphic in your challenge post.
* You must comment on at least 3 design team member's blogs. 
* Your post must link back to the Mixed Media Monthly Challenge post
* Add a link to your direct postnot your entire blog, a YouTube Video or a Pinterest Board
* You can combine with up to 4 other challenges. 
* No Backlinking allowed! Any back-linked entries will be deleted.
* You can enter up to 5 times, create whatever you want, and HAVE FUN!

You have until 11:55 pm EST on January 31 to enter!