How do you make a one-of-a-kind Christmas card worthy of displaying on the mantle? Let Frank Garcia show you how with this fun and easy mixed media holiday card tutorial. Using his Christmas in the Country Collection for Prima and a series of techniques for layering and embellishing, a true work of art will emerge. You may not be able to fit this masterpiece in an envelope for mailing, but that just means you'll get to see the look of amazement on your recipient's face!
Have you ever encountered a collection so breathtaking you've wanted to use it for every project and occasion? That's how we feel about the Dulce Collection and the absolutely stunning congratulatory card Frank makes with it in this lesson. The delicious cotton candy pinks and minty treat greens are the perfect backdrop for a fabulous layered mixed media card. Using an eye-catching resin frame, delicate pearls, foam tape, and Liquid Pearls, this special card might just be too pretty to give away!
There's so much in life to be thankful for...including this gorgeous and grateful autumn-themed card. Follow along with Frank as he shows you how to make a handmade layered work of art with the warmth of rustic cinnamon and the sweetness of pure honey. It's all about the details, like how to perfectly position paper flowers and add different mediums to enhance your already beautiful accents in this wonderful lesson!
For a deep, dark, utterly romantic mixed media card, combine Frank Garcia and his stunning Darcelle Collection for Prima. Watch Frank assemble this amazing card filled with raspberry, midnight blue, and cream shades. Give the love of your life a priceless layered card with delicate details and sophisticated accents - it's so much easier than you think to create this beauty!
Can you combine mixed media and card making? With Frank Garcia as your teacher, of course you can! In this 4-part mini-class, you'll explore a series of simple and effective mixed media techniques that will make the most beautiful handmade cards you've ever seen! You'll learn how to choose a sturdy card base, layer patterned papers, use foam tape for dimension, pick the right accents and add eye-popping details, all in one class. Not only will you see Frank's beautiful collections in action but you'll see just how easy it is to make fabulous layered cards for every occasion throughout the year!
Frank Garcia is a mixed media artist, scrapbooker, art journalist and watercolor artist. Frank has been in the scrapbooking industry for over 10 years. He is passionate about sharing his knowledge in scrapbooking, mixed media, altered art and journaling, as well as artful mini album creations. Frank is currently an endorsed Prima Educator and product designer for Prima Marketing Inc. He enjoys educating students on different scrapbooking techniques and teaching classes ranging from dimensional layout creation to mixed media art and more. Frank is well known for his dimensional projects that are "off the page" and innovative. Frank is also one of the instructors on Live With Prima and the editor of Prima Marketing's My Prima Place Artzine.