Magazine Collage Art Blog

New channel on Patreon!

New channel on Patreon!

Fine artist Deborah Shapiro is on Patreon creating magazine collages and time lapse videos of her process.

How the 2017 Total Eclipse Impacted My Art

How the 2017 Total Eclipse Impacted My Art

The day before the big event, we did a little sight seeing and found musicians everywhere, in bars, on the street, and even in a small town, grocery/restaurant type of place, way out in the country (represented by the guitar).

Dog, Cat, and Horse Commissions

Dog, Cat, and Horse Commissions

First let me say, I don't accept to many pet commissions.  The reason is that it's hard to really capture a beloved pet via magazines.  There is an...

Collage art at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

Collage art at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport

I'm honored to have several works on display at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport  for the "Expressions of Imagination" Art Exhibit located ...

Timelapse Art with Funny Vegan Chicken Song

Timelapse Art with Funny Vegan Chicken Song

So it's been a while since I did a timelapse video and felt it was time for another one.  I asked our good friend and talented songwriter Arthur Ko...

Quotes in Freedom Flag

Quotes in Freedom Flag

Creating the illusion of folds in a flag using only magazines pages was a challenge for me in my collage, “Freedom Flag”.  This is one of those pi...

First Ladies Flag

First Ladies Flag

*A print of this collage is currently on display at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport near Concourse A through January 31, 2018. This is my ...

News - Fox 8 New Day Cleveland Artist

News - Fox 8 New Day Cleveland Artist

Prior to following my passion as an artist, I worked most of my life behind the scenes as a corporate video producer/videographer.  If you think th...

News - I'm a Cover Girl!

News - I'm a Cover Girl!

Last summer a reporter for the Bath Country Journal came to my studio to interviewed me about my art.  Months past and I never saw the story.  Afte...

Timelapse Video of a Horse Collage

Timelapse Video of a Horse Collage

Having been a corporate video producer for over 30 (yikes!) years, I occasionally put together a video of my artwork in progress.  Some can takes d...

Facebook Comments on my Political Artwork

Facebook Comments on my Political Artwork

Being in my 50's, I obviously did not grow up with social media, the internet, cell phones or even a wireless one.  In fact, we had only one phone ...

How To Collage Using Magazines Tutorial

How To Collage Using Magazines Tutorial

I'm excited to have completed my digital book on How to Collage.  I've been asked to do workshops, and I may someday, but I first had to figure out...