This title features 165 original and stylish projects to decorate the home and garden, illustrated with more than 1500 step-by-step photographs, templates and easy-to-follow instructions.
It is a crafter's compendium of creative projects - decorative mosaics, vibrant ceramics, elegant tiles and ornamental glassware to add an individual touch to your home and garden. It contains every technique you need to make attractive and original mosaics, decorative china, painted tiles and stained glass ornaments. The projects are graded for every level of ability, from a simple house number plaque to a complex mosaic hearth.
This unique book presents three beautiful and complementary crafts with step-by-step techniques and easy-to-follow projects. Simple instructions guide you through making mosaics, decorating china and painting glass, with practical ideas for the home and delightful ornamental objects. Templates are provided where required, and each chapter lists all the materials and equipment you will need.
From a simple picture frame to embellished mirrors, and from a painted champagne flute to a mosaic bedhead, there is a creative and inspirational project for everyone here, making it the ultimate reference for every crafter.
About the Author
Simona Hill is a highly creative editor of illustrated lifestyle and craft books. For this volume she has brought together a carefully selected team of leading contemporary artists and craftspeople, who have designed the specially commissioned projects in the book.
Format: Paperback with Flaps on Inside & Back Covers
Number Of Pages: 512
Published: 1st January 2010
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 17.0 x 3.0
Weight (kg): 0.88