Collage for beginners #1

An easy and fun project anyone do - The mountains.
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  • Lectures 12
  • Length 31 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Collage is a fun and easy. This course is for the new-to-collage and will teach you all about how to start a collage painting. Once you learn the basic steps, painting will be a joy. You can complete this course in an hour if you follow the step-by-step process. There are hints and pointers in every lesson. By the end of the series, you should be able to create collages all by yourself. These are the successful lessons that have been used for beginner students before. I have chosen my students' favorite lessons show you. Come and enjoy these lessons too.

What are the requirements?

  • The students will need art materials
  • The students will need canvas, brushes and paint
  • The students will need different kinds of papers and in different colours
  • The students need to have a love of art making and love experimenting

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn the basic steps to collage
  • Learn how to use different papers to create a painting
  • Learn how to collage the papers properly
  • Learn how easy and fun collage is
  • Learn how to choose a brush for this project
  • Learn how to choose the right painting surface
  • Learn the difference between good paint and bad paint
  • Learn to tear paper to a shape
  • Learn what gel is

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who loves collage
  • Anyone who would like to try something different
  • Anyone who loves art and is willing to experiment with something different
  • Anyone who loves texture
  • This course is not for someone who likes precise and exact detail

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Section 1: The mountains in collage.

An introduction to what we will do in this course.

5 questions

A brief quiz to review the collage course.

Section 2: The basic information about materials

You can use a wide range of surfaces to paint on. This video explains what your options are.


Brushes are hard to choose. This video explains how to choose one.

Washing brushes

Paint is hard to choose. Here are some hints.


A short demo on the different ways to tear paper and why you should not cut paper.

Section 3: The projet: Mountains

The very beginning of the painting is easy. Just watch.


Tweaking the painting by darkening the corners helps the painting.


Adding snow is easy but the snow may not be white.


Spattering is fun but messy. You will see.


Small details make a difference. Take your time with this step.


A summary of what we have done and a few more ideas.

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Instructor Biography

Doris Charest, Contemporary Fine Art Instructor

Mixed media and contemporary art are my specialty. I love color, texture and a more contemporary art. I am here to teach you to abandon yourself to exploration and experimental techniques. I have been published in Somerset Studio and Leisure Painter. I have been the recipient of the Sylvie Brabant award and received awards for my art work.

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