Collage means assembling different colors, textures, shapes, and materials to create a new concept.
Whenever you're beginning a project like this, it's wise to look at how other artists have dealt with the media. Research the following artists that have worked in a collage medium:
- George Braque
- Kurt Schwitters
- Romare Bearden
- Radcliffe Bailey
- Richard Hamilton
- Robert Rauschenberg
Fill out the brainstorming Collage to Canvas think sheet before you begin gathering photo assets for this project - it will speed up the process.
- Making selections using the selection tools (Marquis, Lasso, Quick Selection, Move)
- Free Transform: Scale & Rotate your image
- Creating Layers
- Layer Masks
- Print Document (300 ppi) RGB
- Tabloid Size: 11 x 17