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Description - Paint on Paper by Angie Franke

A guide to the art of decorating paper, mostly with paint but also with bleach, varnish, glue, dye or whatever else you may have to hand. It features over 130 simple techniques, especially tried and tested on paper, presented in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step style that is accessible to beginners and more experienced artists and papercrafters.|This is a fully illustrated, practical guide to the art of decorating paper, mostly with paint but also with bleach, varnish, glue, dye or whatever else you may have to hand! It features over 130 simple techniques, especially tried and tested on paper, presented in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step style that is accessible to both beginners and more experienced artists and papercrafters. The paint effects and ideas demonstrated make use of basic techniques that can lead to richer and more interesting results depending upon how they are layered and applied. Readers will be inspired to produce stunning paper, scrapbooks, stationery, giftwrap, cards and a whole host of other quirky items that will make unique gifts for friends and family alike. It demonstrates how to make use of everyday household objects, from tea leaves to nail varnish, as well as more traditional crafting materials such as gold leaf.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780715329535
ISBN-10: 0715329537
Format: Paperback / softback
(260mm x 193mm x 11mm)
Pages: 144
Imprint: David & Charles
Publisher: David & Charles
Publish Date: 25-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Angie Franke

Angie Franke is a trained teacher who teaches several disciplines from her home studio. She also works on commissions in Liturgical Art and develops projects as an interior/exterior designer at a garden centre. Monique Day-Wilde studied textile design, later specialising in weaving, and has produced several award-winning designs. She has lectured in textiles and graphic design, and has been teaching painting techniques for many years.

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