Collage mixed media on hardboard

Having this idea for a quite some time. Paper appliqué on a hardboard. 60×40 cm

After my exercise with liquid acrylic technique I have lots of paint leftovers. So I used it on a simple white paper and mixed it all into one collage. Will do more, quite fascinating experience and very meditating process.

Creation process: Collage, original wall art from recycled paper

Today I will show photos from the process of creation a collage, small original wall art made from recycled paper.

Recycled paper collage

The first idea was to re-use paper and carton boxes that appears in our studio every time after a grocery shopping by transforming them  into mixed media art project.

On the other side of a carton box it is quite good and solid surface, suitable for acrylic paint and latex glue.

Using carton size 20×30 cm as a canvas, painted big pieces were cut into small pieces of different geometric shapes and sizes.

Next step was to play with them, combining pieces by different ways, until we get a perfect collage and get tired of endless combinations.

Bonding process took another few hours, but the results were quite satisfying

Another type of collages follows quickly:


Framed with white frame collages look stunning and the idea that they were made from recycled paper and carton give it additional value.

Recycled paper collage


Mixed media collage 3 pieces

This collages I created almost the same time as my Robot thing.

3 pieces that can be placed together or separately one by one. Each piece is 36 x 36 cm, mixed media on cardboard with paper and acrylic colors. Covered with spray lacquer and framed with wood frame.