Painted Paper: Techniques and Projects for Handmade Books and Cards

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Create decorated papers as beautiful as any found in an art store! The results will be more distinctive and personal, too, with exactly the colors, themes, and design desired. In her uniquely imaginative style, Alisa Golden helps novices approach the blank page and make the creative process their own. Focusing on ways to paint paper using water-based media—primarily acrylic inks and gesso—she supplies all the necessary inspiration and information for mastering such techniques as washes, dropper outlines, ...
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Overview

Create decorated papers as beautiful as any found in an art store! The results will be more distinctive and personal, too, with exactly the colors, themes, and design desired. In her uniquely imaginative style, Alisa Golden helps novices approach the blank page and make the creative process their own. Focusing on ways to paint paper using water-based media—primarily acrylic inks and gesso—she supplies all the necessary inspiration and information for mastering such techniques as washes, dropper outlines, brush-handle painting, and masking borders. Her exquisite examples range from repeating patterns and freeform designs to customized stencils and translucent layered looks, and projects include an origami envelope, accordion-folded album,and decorative box.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781600595479
  • Publisher: Lark Books NC
  • Publication date: 10/6/2009
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 427,141
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

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  • Posted March 7, 2011

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    A "Must Have" Kind Of Book!

    This is an utterly delightful book that packs an incredible amount of information into it's 176 pages.
    This has become one of my favorite painting techniques books and I find that I refer to it often. It's brimming over with great information- all in one wonderful book!

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