Art Collage : Create a Beautiful Paper Rose Bouquet

Claire Picard, Illustrator

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8 Videos (20m)
    • Introduction

    • Getting Inspired: Inspiration, Materials and Colour

    • Getting Started: Collaging Roses

    • Adding Leaves to your Composition

    • Adding Penwork: Stems

    • Using collage to add finer details

    • Adding Penwork: Spriggs

    • Final Thoughts


About This Class



Learn how illustrator Claire Picard, works with colour, form and collage in her first Skillshare class about decorative Art Collaging techniques. Learn step-by-step how to create a floral rose bouquet using collaging techniques, source visual inspiration for shape and form, and build an inspiring colour palette to work with – Claire pinpoints clearly the steps to building a balanced floral composition.

No prior experience required, this class is perfect for illustrators wanting to try out a new medium, but is also very accessible to beginners at all levels. Claire shows you how to take the collage technique to a more mature professional level, allowing you to create works of art for wall art or greetings cards.

86 of 86 students recommendSee All

Definitively lovely! An easy and very stylized technique to embellish any kind of projects. I highly recommend this class.
Eréndira Espinosa

Teacher and selflearner.

I loved so much this class. I will have to buy few colored paper and start collaging! Thank you, Claire :)
Really inspiring, thank you Claire!
Amalia Lopez

Graphic Designer





Claire Picard


Claire Picard is an Illustrator based in the south of England. She has a degree in Fashion and Textiles, and with twenty years experience in design, Claire trained as a fashion designer and stylist and then turned her hand to print and embroidery design. Working solely in surface design, art and illustration in more recent years, Claire uses collage, paint and digital media in her creative artwork. She has produced and sold work to a variety of companies, based both in the UK and the US.

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