Exquisite Designs with Wax & Dye
ISBN10: 0764346547 ISBN13: 9780764346545 Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd Published: Apr 28 2014 Pages: 125 Weight: 1.28lbs. Height: 10.50" Width: 8.50" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Truly exquisite designs, intricate details, and brilliant color schemes come together in this new DIY book on decorating eggs. This age-old craft is given new life through gemlike color dyes and beeswax. Design a simple two-color pattern, such as a snowflake or a Mexican stamp. Go traditional with a Ukrainian egg. You can even "quilt" on your eggs with a patchwork or appliqu design. Using dyes and beeswax, these eggs can be fanciful house decorations or fun gifts for family and friends. Chapters include basic decorating tips and how to choose your colors. With illustrated step-to-step instructions and a gallery of completed projects, you'll be creating your own dynamic eggs in no time at all. This book is perfect for crafters and painters of all skill level.