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Why Collage?

Collage is the process of collecting and arranging materials into a design or composition.  Collage can be made cut or torn paper, colors, textures and ready made imagery to create artwork.  There are so many possibilities when it comes to selecting materials and re-arranging them!


Cloth Paper Scissors

Create Mixed Media

Article - Collage Tips and Image Examples


Some of the tools that are available to students in the Collage Center include:

-colored paper (various weight and texture)

-poster board or tag board for backing





-tissue paper

-paint samples

-painted papers

-cloth and ribbon

-small objects (buttons, beans, etc.)

-scissors, glue, tape, staplers

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