mixed media

“In the mirror” mixed media girl – Gratitude

I had this girl waiting for a long time in my spiral bound art journal, but today it’s time to...

Art Journaling Mixed Media Portrait by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Art Journaling Mixed Media Portrait

The last few weeks have been like crazy for me and more important stuff needed my attention, but it feels...

I feel beloved - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

I am beloved

No sketch for today, but an old page I had unfinished in my art journal.  Nu am o schita pentru...

Drawing with Oil Pastels - Art journal page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Drawing With Oil Pastels

You have seen me using oil pastels here and here. They are a fabulous medium to use and now I...

Life is full of special moments by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Little special moments

Where do I start? Life is really full of little special moments every day, even if we refuse to see...

How to turn an old canvas into new art by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

How to turn an old canvas into new art {video}

Can’t tell you how much I’ve enjoyed the process of this makeover! It was pretty tough at times, and the...

Art Journals I use and recommend

Art Journals I use and recommend

Buna si bine v-am regasit! Astazi vreau sa va arat majoritatea jurnalelor pe care le folosesc si recomand, si o...

Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker mini book review by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker mini book review

Hello dear ones! Mixed Media Portraits with Pam Carriker book just arriver yesterday and I thought I should make a short...

Guardian Angel Acrylic Painting Pam Carriker Inspired - by Cristina Parus @ Creativemag.ro

Guardian Angel Acrylic Painting Pam Carriker Inspired

Here is my little angel inspired by the work of Pam Carriker and her book ART AT THE SPEED OF...

primitive oil pastel and acrylic art journal page {VIDEO} by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Primitive oil pastels and acrylics art journal page {video}

So playing with oil pastels is that simple! Especially when you don’t expect perfection! I named this “primitive” because is...

Very Scrap Art Journaling May Challenge - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Very Scrap Art Journaling May Challenge

Without even realizing, for this spread I’ve used the primary colors: red, yellow and blue, also the colors of the...

Tiny little collaged face art journal page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Collage little girl

I’m still working in my handmade brown paper art journal, this time trying to add collage to the pages. Not...

Mixed Media Portrait on a brown packaging paper art journal by Cristina Parus

Brown paper art journal face

Although at first I thought it’s going to be a pain in the @ss drawing and painting on brown packaging...

Be inspired by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Be inspired

It’s easy to get inspired by others. Simply pick one artist that you love and draw or paint in his...

Brown paper bag April Community Thrive Art journaling challenge

Brown paper bag April Community Thrive Art journaling challenge {video}

I’ve been inspired by Heather Santos to create this brown paper bag video where I’ve used the brown paper bag...