Make It With Paper Tape: Over 101 Great Projects Using Japanese-Style Decorative Tape
Paperback ISBN: 1250059089
"Colorful and cute washi tape is every crafter's new best friend. Easy to use and gorgeous to look at, these decorative paper tapes from Japan have taken the design world by storm. A much prettier version of masking tape, washi tape is not as delicate asyou might think. Extremely versatile and available in myriad patterns and varying widths, there's no limit to what you can create. Whether you already love washi tape or are new to the world of decorative tapes, this project-packed book is sure to inspire. Beautifully styled and photographed step-by-step projects teach you new techniques for creating and decorating with these popular tapes, with no fewer than fifty creations for you to make. Discover how to take full advantage of the unique properties of this new crafting tape. Create beautiful, personalized greeting cards, unique gift toppers, stylish party accessories, photo frames, ornaments, toys, jewelry, and more!"--
Watercolour With Love
50 Favourite Motifs to Paint in 5 Easy Steps
Hardcover ISBN: 178221738x
Paint 50 beautiful, iconic motifs in bright watercolours in this vibrant book by illustrator Lena Yokota-Barth. Learn the basics of watercolour painting - how to make the brushstrokes and mix colours effectively. Build up your skills quickly and simply by following the five simple instructions for each design. Trendy watercolours for beginners! For those new to watercolour painting, this book offers an easy introduction. All 50 motifs can be painted in five steps which are all detailed clearly so success is guaranteed! Among the motifs are trendy animals, popular plants and fun-to-paint fruits, such as a flamingo, llama, cacti, succulents and watermelons. The basics of watercolour painting are presented in an easily understandable fashion, and the fifty motifs will give rise to limitless possibilities for designing posters, greetings cards, journal covers or simply as thoughtful, framed gifts.
The Ancient Tradition of Love and Celebration
Paperback ISBN: 1604336935
Featuring hundreds of beautiful wedding-themed pages of origami paper, bring elegance, tradition, and good fortune to your wedding day with the ancient Japanese art of origami! Folding origami takes time, patience, and understanding, the same qualities vital to a lasting marriage. According to ancient lore, a beautifully hand-folded paper crane (orizuru) represents the promise of a long, happy marriage. This elegant new origami book will help you turn this time-honored tradition into chic wedding décor: Imagine a senbazuru—hundreds of delicate origami cranes held together by strings—hanging at your wedding ceremony as a symbol of your enduring commitment to your partner. From crafty bachelorette night activities to elegant origami-themed decorations (like a bouquet of origami cranes as your dinner table centerpiece!), we’ll show you how to incorporate any number of folded cranes into your wedding festivities. This book includes more than 500 six-inch by six-inch sheets of folding paper, plus step-by-step instructions from the most basic of origami folds through various pre-designed, reproducible instructions and origami patterns. Get inspired, get creative, and get folding!
Welcome to the World
A Keepsake Baby Book
Hardcover ISBN: 142621314x
This stunning keepsake baby book awes and inspires, reaching parents who appreciate design and elegance and who want to treasure the memories of their baby's first year in living color, connecting the birth of a new child to the beauty of the world he or she is entering. Sweet, tender, and inspirational entries help parents fill out a memory scrapbook for their children that goes far beyond "first tooth" or "first steps," but misses none of those key milestones. This book introduces the new baby to a world full of beauty, promise, and hope, just what every parent wants for their child.
The World Record Paper Airplane Book
Paperback ISBN: 0761143831
It’s the classic, world’s bestselling paper airplane book, grounded in the aerodynamics of paper and abounding with fun. The World Record Paper Airplane Book raises paper airplane making to a unique, unexpected art. This new edition boasts four brand-new models: Stiletto, Spitfire, Galactica, and Sting Ray. Added to its hangar of proven fliers—including Valkyrie, Hammerhead, Vortex, Condor, Pterodactyl, and, of course, the famous World Record Paper Airplane—that makes twenty airworthy designs. Each is swathed in all-new, attention-grabbing graphics and is ready to tear out, fold, and fly. There are at least five models for each design and all-important instructions for how to adjust and throw each plane for best flight. But the planes are just the beginning. The book features tons of cool information on aerodynamics, competitions, and designing your own high-performing models. Readers will learn why paper airplanes fly (and why they crash), the history of Ken Blackburn’s world record, and how to organize and win contests. Also included is a flight log and pull-out runway for practicing accuracy.
Your Words, Your Story
Add Meaningful Journaling to Your Layouts
Paperback ISBN: 1599630273
More than one hundred layouts and numerous examples, tips, and techniques for writing personal stories to accompany individual layouts are provided with words of inspiration designed to encourage the writer to use their own voice to convey the feelings that fit best. Original.
The Ultimate Collection
Paperback ISBN: 1784941247
Zen Coloring--The Ultimate Collection is the latest edition in the highly successful Coloring series. Containing 100 inspiration, beautiful and dirverse images to color, this booklet will help calm and relax while enabling the artist within to shine. Contained are a multitude of different illustrations to color in varying complexity, from birds and plant life to abstract geometric shapes and mandalas. There will be a subject to choose to suit every mood and situation.
20 Modular Forms for Meditation and Calm
Paperback ISBN: 1631061976
"Find your peace of mind through the art of paper folding!There can be meditative aspect to many craft projects. From doodling complex patterns (Zentangles), to coloring intricate designs, to knitting geometric and elaborate designs, super-involved crafts are being embraced for peace of mind and quietude they offer. Zen Origami brings this trend to the popular art of origami. The repetitive and delicate folds involved in creating modular origami forms are perfect for the mindful movement. These 20 beautiful modular origami projects take time, steadiness of hand, and immersion of thought to complete, offering contemplative sessions that manifest in beautiful pieces of art. This book comes with 400 sheets of origami paper, so you can make more than a dozenmodular creations"--
Zentangle Art Therapy
Paperback ISBN: 1784941077
Zentangle Art Therapy offers a wonderful introduction to those new to Zentangle and covers the tools required and the b asic techniques to get started. Simple patterns including baseline, fillers, ribbons and borders offer a foundation to explore more complex, three dimensional design and ways to further enhance the readers creations using shading and color. The book is full of inspirational artwork to give the reader a taste of the endless possibilities.