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Cloth Paper Scissors magazine - Sept/Oct issue

Magazine articles and news stories featuring the art of Alexandra Reid – here you can find insights into her artistic process and latest techniques. Art experiments are also discussed step-by-step in her blog. Learn tips & tricks to working with encaustic paint and mixed media.

 

Magazine Articles

Cloth Paper Scissors: 50th issue. September/October 2013. “Encaustic Mosaics” by Alexandra Reid. Copyright – Cloth Paper Scissors.

Cloth Paper Scissors magazine article "Encaustic Mosaics" by Alexandra Reid.

Cloth Paper Scissors magazine article “Encaustic Mosaics” by Alexandra Reid.

The texture issue: “Learn about Rub-ons. Make nature prints. Experiment with acrylic glazes and heat. Turn your die-cutting machine into a printing press. Create colorful mosaics, wearable encaustic shrines, and Spirit Boxes.”

 

Somerset Studio: March/April 2014 issue. Reader Submissions – “Le Cirque” theme. “Carnivale” by Alexandra Reid. Copyright – Somerset Studio.

Readers' submission to the 'Le Cirque' theme in Somerset Studio magazine - Carnivale by Alexandra Reid.

Readers’ submission to the ‘Le Cirque’ theme in Somerset Studio magazine – Carnivale by Alexandra Reid.

Description: Being the leading mixed-media magazine on the market, we’re always looking for the most innovative artists and new techniques to keep our content fresh and interesting.  In addition to technique, this issue also satisfies your creative curiosity with a peek at the screening of Indie Kindred and behind-the-scenes glimpse at the Serendipity Retreat.

 

Belle Armoire Jewelry: Autumn 2014 issue.  Encaustic resin jewelry by Alexandra Reid featured in a two-page spread in the ‘From the Boutique: A Gallery of Jewelry‘ section. Copyright – Somerset Studio.

Encaustic resin jewellery by Alexandra Reid featured in Autumn 2014 issue of Belle Armoire Jewelry magazine.

Encaustic resin jewellery by Alexandra Reid featured in Autumn 2014 issue of Belle Armoire Jewelry magazine.

Description: Each issue is of Belle Armoire Jewelry is overflowing with exciting projects, such as necklaces, bracelets, earrings, and more.  Autumn brings with it new fall styles and bold colors, including a gorgeous enameled bangle set, Cat Kerr’s Marie Oliver necklaces, and a stunning coral necklace.

 

News Articles

Television:

  • Cable 10 Live on Rogers TV: Visual Arts Mississauga’s ‘Art in the Park’ show was promoted during a 15 min interview featured on the Cable 10 Live show on Sept. 17, 2014.  Kathryn Ellis (Adult Education Coordinator at VAM) spoke about the VAM’s role in the Mississauga artistic community and Alexandra Reid, as a returning artist to Art in the Park, spoke about her art and what the art show is like from an insider’s perspective.
  • Halton Insider on Cogeco: Fine Art Society of Milton’s ‘From Heart to Hand’ show featured on the Halton Insider Milton news show on April 8, 2014.  Encaustic mosaic, “Thought & Memory – India Agate” by Alexandra Reid was spot-lighted.

 

Newspaper:

Milton Canadian Champion: “Collections integrated into art.” Written by Julie Stack and photos by Graham Paine – Mar. 01, 2012.

Milton Canadian Champion interview with Alexandra Reid at the A.M. Gallery in Milton.

Milton Canadian Champion interview with Alexandra Reid at the A.M. Gallery in Milton.

Excerpt: “In the Milton artist’s case, she has added things like photographs her husband has taken, pressed flowers or leaves from the woodlot that surrounds her home, colourful feathers and scraps of newspapers.”