Here's a whole world of exciting designs to blend with your fashions and home decor items! Cultural Accents features accessories decorated with motifs inspired from cultures around the globe, including popular crafting and sewing techniques. You'll learn how to stencil, stamp, sew, and embroider the unique symbols from the Hopi, Aztec, and Chinese, among many more cultures. Author Ronke Luke-Boone also gives the fascinating background about the evolution of these designs and their influences today in modern fashion. Over 60 fun projects to make, including fashions and home decor items Clear, easy step-by-step direction; patterns included Great tips on how to create your own stamps and stencilsCutting outline shapes are the easiest stencils you can make. However, outline stencils do not give dimension and depth Tulip drawing details in your image; instead, you will create a flat image. This effect is sometimes sufficient if the outline ofanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications - 2011-01-15|