Suited to both beginners and more advanced paper engineers, this highly practical book contains 55 exciting projects including a fun ´hole in one´ card for a golf fanatic, an angel card for Christmas, and a stunning congratulations card with a pop-out champagne bottle.
When was the last time you picked up a pair of scissors? Was it when you cut open a letter envelope? Or what about that time you cut into that book a few millimeters? But if you think about it, those creaky scissors can be used for fun. Now how about applying those scissors to something artistic and practical! They can be good friends and a source of magic when you want to make something for yourself or others. With a little wrist action and some paper those rusty scissors can turn little sheets into a bouquet of flowers! They can be used to celebrate or commemorate a special occasion. Or they can add color and beauty to a setting with little more than a traced pattern and some dexterity. In Simply Precious Pop-Ups paper-crafter Kiyoshi Kikuchi offers up more than 50 easy to follow pop-up card patterns for everyone to enjoy! By simply following his large patterns crafters, young and old, can quickly make fun and attractive cards for any occasion. Patterns include: Holiday patterns - New Years, Girls Day, Valentine´s, Mother´s Day, Father´s Day, Christmas Special occasions - Graduation, Weddings, New Job More than a dozen Birthday Cards and Seasonal-themed cards!
The first book to teach this bold new style breaks the calligraphy process down into simple steps so anyone can learn to create their own stunning wedding invitations, thank you cards, gift tags, and more.
Some of the highest-quality art markers on the market, Copic markers continue to grow in popularity for paper crafters, and this informative and instructional book assists crafters of all levels in mastering Copic coloring skills. In addition to an explanation of the color-coding system, suggestions for compatible inks and papers to use, and step-by-step tutorials on the most popular coloring techniques, this go-to resource also includes a variety of eye-catching card designs to inspire enthusiastic card makers. Projects include Raven Thanks, Quite a Catch, Me Love You, Friends Forever, To the Moon and Back, Apples in a Chintz Bowl, and Home Sweet Home.
The popular Little Box series is back. This collection offers quick and easy sock designs as well as intricate patterns and textures, so knitters will never run out of ideas. From sock designs to patterns and textures, this title features 20 creative projects in a mix of colours and a variety of styles. Each project card features full-colour photos with sizes, supply lists, and step-by-step instructions.
Projects that let the whole family get creative with paper This fun, easy-to-follow guide is packed with a wide range of projects that use simple techniques and tools for creating paper projects that ´´pop´´ off the page. Step-by-step directions and diagrams show readers how to make eye-catching cards, animated models, pop-ups, and much more.
This companion volume to ´´Punchneedle Embroidery´´ presents more than 20 original projects to inspire all needleworkers. It´s filled with attractive ideas such as mounted-embroidery cards, handy cell phone carriers, and elegant silk-ribbon brooches that will have stitchers grabbing their needles. Learn about the materials, methods of preparation, and techniques for building each delicate and intricate design with beautiful colored thread or ribbon. Plus, find suggestions for embellishing everything from handbags to tea towels. The possibilities are endless, and the inspired projects will encourage beginning and advanced needlecraft enthusiasts alike. All of the necessary skills are fully explained with instructions and diagrams, plus color photographs and illustrations for extra guidance.
Several years after the events of Alice´s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, Alice finds herself back in Wonderland and called upon to save the world of playing cards and talking animals from the increasingly deranged Queen of Hearts. But all is not as it first appears in the fluctuating dream world and soon Alice is battling to save herself from the nightmare that is rapidly overtaking the realm. Have you ever wondered what would have happened if Alice hadn´t drunk from the bottle labelled ´Drink Me´, or if she hadn´t joined the Hatter, the March Hare, and the Dormouse for tea? Well now you can find out - and take part. In Alice´s Nightmare in Wonderland Colouring Book - a companion to Jonathan Green´s new Choosable Path Adventure Book - YOU decide how the amazing creatures Alice encounter should appear. Because this is your chance to team up as the colourist for illustrator Kev Crossley of 2000AD, KISS 4K and Warhammer 40K fame. Are you ready to join Jonathan Green and Kev Crossley and go back down the rabbit-hole?