Japanese Stencil Designs Stained Glass Coloring Book

Japanese Stencil Designs Stained Glass Coloring Book

by Carol Schmidt
     
 

Sixteen unusual designs celebrate the often-overlooked art of Japanese stencil cutting, in which artisans worked with thin knives and stiff paper, reinforcing images with strands of silk before printing them on silk and cotton. These intricate drawings of carp, cranes, butterflies, and more reflect the delicate beauty of the stencil-maker's craft. After

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Sixteen unusual designs celebrate the often-overlooked art of Japanese stencil cutting, in which artisans worked with thin knives and stiff paper, reinforcing images with strands of silk before printing them on silk and cotton. These intricate drawings of carp, cranes, butterflies, and more reflect the delicate beauty of the stencil-maker's craft. After coloring, place the illustrations near a light source for glowing stained glass effects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486485041
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/19/2012
Series:
Dover Stained Glass Coloring Book Series
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
551,488
Product dimensions:
9.80(w) x 6.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
8 - 11 Years

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