Make Your Own Paper Snowflakes
Paperback ISBN: 0486450465
Create a flurry of easy-to-make, fun-to-do paper snowflakes. This self-contained kit has just about everything papercrafters will need, with the exception of small scissors, a sharp pencil, and 8 1/2 by 11 paper. Patterns, which are reusable and grouped according to skill levels, range from imaginative to realistic. 32 designs, 106 illustrations.
Instructions and Papers for Beautiful Rosettes to Share, Wear, and Display
Paperback ISBN: 1452111049
With the materials in this portfolio—20 sheets of brightly patterned paper, plus basic rosette techniques, 14 step-by-step projects, and endless ideas for inspiration—crafters will delight in making timeless and modern folded medallions that can accessorize any outfit, function as home décor, or be gifted as living scrapbook mementos.
The Art of Gift Wrapping
50 Innovative Ideas Using Organic, Unique, and Uncommon Materials
Hardcover ISBN: 0307408477
Instructs readers on professional-quality gift wrapping techniques that use organic, luxurious or everyday materials, demonstrating basic methods and design principles that can be applied to a variety of special-occasion packages.
Fold Me Up
100 Paper Fortune-Tellers for Life's Pressing Questions
Paperback ISBN: 0399163301
Cut them out. Fold them up. Have fun. A grown-up twist on a childhood classic?exquisitely designed paper fortune-tellers. Cootie catchers aren't just for kids anymore! These 100 paper fortune tellers provide a fresh take on a childhood favorite with answers/strategies for handling tough adult situations and answering important life dilemmas like: Should you have another cocktail? What Jane Austen heroine are you? Your '80s movie alter ego I'm breaking up with you (with this cootie catcher) What would Mr. T do? The hipster wedding decoration Important messages from cute puppies Emergency excuse generator Each fortune teller features a unique and colorful design created specifically for this collection, including contributions from such design luminaries as Noah Scalin (creator of the Skull-a-Day project), Stefan Bucher (creator of dailymonster.com), textile designer Jessica Jones, and more. (There are even a few blank ones so readers can get out what's on their minds.)
21 Challenging Models
Paperback ISBN: 0486465934
Experienced paperfolders will welcome this inventive collection of intricate, realistic models of animals and insects, including a sea lion, macaw, narwhal, stingray, crocodile, scorpion, and other creatures. Five levels of difficulty range from intermediate to extremely advanced. More than 2,000 illustrations — 35 of them in color — offer detailed directions.
The Art & Craft of Handmade Books
Paperback ISBN: 1579904386
“LaPlantz has created another whammo release.”—RubberStampMadness. “More than 25 patterns...focus on seven different types of books, from a simple...accordion fold to the complicated recessed skewer binding. Everything is here...as well as explanations of such techniques as embossing.”—Booklist.