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Series: A Passion for Paper

Handmade Decorative Books


by Sue Roddis

  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 10 September 2009
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781844483143
  • Carton Qty: 50
  • Size: 8 x 10 inches
  • Illustrations: 150
  • Pages: 80
  • RRP: $19.95
  • Series: A Passion for Paper
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Designed for the craft market, this book covers how to make a number of decorated books, starting with simple techniques such as book ring and accordion-folded books, before moving on to flag, piano-hinge, star and other types of books. The colours and images used can be changed to suit taste or occasion.

Learn how to make flag books, star books, accordian books and more. Decorate them with stamping, collage, stitching and embellishments. This innovative step-by-step guide offers simple and challenging ideas and crafters will love the colourful projects and great designs. An innovative, practical guide containing all you need to know to create unique, decorated books.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Materials & equipment 8
Basic techniques 14
My Heart Has Wings 18
Whimsey 24
Oriental Muse 30
Oh My Goth! 40
Road Trip 46
African Lilies 56
Autumn Leaves 64
Templates 78
Index 80

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