Scraps: An Inspirational Field Guide to Collage

Scraps: An Inspirational Field Guide to Collage

by Elsebeth Gynther, Christine Clemmensen
     
 

Crafters of all levels and types will delight in this visual feast.

Few artistic pursuits lend themselves to free-form creativity like collage: using paper, cloth, old maps, memorabilia, and more, anyone can produce quality artwork. The authors provide helpful tips on texture and coloring techniques, photocopying and image transfer ideas, and even creating

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Crafters of all levels and types will delight in this visual feast.

Few artistic pursuits lend themselves to free-form creativity like collage: using paper, cloth, old maps, memorabilia, and more, anyone can produce quality artwork. The authors provide helpful tips on texture and coloring techniques, photocopying and image transfer ideas, and even creating stamps and stitching on the surface. Lush color photography showcases outstanding examples of beautiful work.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Scraps is overflowing with visual eye candy, inspiration, tips and tricks you can use in your collages right away! A perfect addition to any paper artists' library." ­ Claudine Hellmuth, Collage Artist, Author and Illustrator (www.collageartist.com)

"Scraps is an enchanting book that illustrates the transformative nature of collage." ­ Jenny Doh, Editor-in-Chief, Somerset Studio and Director of Publishing, Stampington & Company

"If you already love to create collaged pieces of memorabilia or are an avid scrapbooker wanting to expand your repertoire or a beginner collager with a call to create looking for inspiration, then this darling book is for you (in fact for everyone)." - WhipUp

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781600593864
Publisher:
Lark Books NC
Publication date:
11/03/2009
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
583,654
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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