Frequent Cloth Paper Scissors contributors Debbi Crane and Cheryl Prater have whipped up this book featuring 20-plus smart and sassy projects divided like a cookbook into appetizers, main courses, and sweet treats for a fresh perspective on creating mixed-media projects. From artist books to assemblage, art quilts to art dolls, it's all here, plus how-to instructions on a variety of mixed-media, collage, and surface design techniques. Step-by-step projects are laid out like recipes complete with ingredients (materials), instructions (what to mix, add), and tips (how it should look, taste, etc.), showcasing colorful, innovative projects created with a variety of ephemera and mixed-media materials. Techniques for making art quilts, collages, assemblages, memory art, bookbinding, doll making, and paper crafting are included. An inspiring gallery of work by popular artists is also included.LOOK NO FITRTHER THAN YOUR PANTRY FOR COLORING OPTIONS Below are a few unconventional colorants that can be used ... Beets can be cut in half and carved or FOOD COLORING AND EASTER-EGG DYE These will make perfect waterUNSWEETENED KOOL-AID Mix one packet ... If you think a mark you made is too bold or bright or is screaming at you in some way, draw over it with a whiteanbsp;...
|Author||:||Debbie Crane, Cheryl Prater|
|Publisher||:||Betterway Books - 2013-03-25|