Use Your Stash with Patti Euler
Learn how to create a mixed media project using a variety of art supplies from your stash
In this mini tutorial Patti Euler takes you step by step on how to use your most accessible art supplies and stash to create a small mixed media project.
We love digging into our supplies and finding unique objects to create projects that can be used as gifts, wall art, or add to your collection for sale.
Starting with preparing the substrate and adding a beautiful piece of paper art that becomes the background, Patti shows how to curate a composition including color balance and a focal point that adds interest and dimension.
By the end of this tutorial Patti will have slipped in a few extra tips and tricks you will be able to use for many of your other mixed media and paper art projects.
This is designed for any level of artist or creator.
Patti Euler is the owner, driving force, and creative spirit behind The Queen’s Ink, a unique retail shop and studio overflowing with the finest in mixed media arts supplies, paints, papers, and much more, meant to inspire creativity in all who enter her royal domain. She also is an artist who is always passing on the skills she has developed to others, and exploring new mediums and techniques within her own work. Patti’s goal is to help people “Refine their technique and transform their art” by acting as a catalyst for artists, from the novice to the skilled artisan.
Following a 27-year corporate career as a National Account Manager for AT&T and Lucent technologies, she turned her attention to the role of creative entrepreneur and visionary. Her personal artwork has evolved over the years by exploring and finding opportunities to make unexpected, creative pieces, using unusual materials, and quirky found objects. She has won awards for her ManneqArt sculptures, and has had work featured at the Ocean City Arts Center. Methods employed in these pieces have brought a new energy and excitement to Patti’s mixed media art journey. Patti is also a Golden Artists Educator. You can see more of Patti’s art at her studio in Savage Mill.
Patti’s warmth and vibrancy has touched the lives of many throughout the 21 years she has reigned at The Queen’s Ink. Her generous spirit flows through everything she touches and her classes are full of laughter.