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Title:
Decorative painting on glass, ceramics & metal
Author:
Balchin, Judy.
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Publication Information:
Tunbridge Wells, Kent, [Eng.] : Search Press, 1998.
Physical Description:
80 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780855328382
Format :
Book

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TT298 .B246 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Judy Balchin demonstrates, with clear step-by-step photographs, how easy and exciting it is to transform old bottles, flowerpots, plates, mugs, bowls and vases using simple decorative techniques. Learn how to paint on glass, how to decorate ceramics without using a kiln, and how to enhance metal objects. Techniques covered include free painting, outlining, stamping, sponging and stencilling using a ranger of paints. You can even adorn your designs with beads and stones. Projects include transforming flowerpots, plates, mugs, tiles, perfume bottles, bowls and vases. Templates are included showing all the designs featured in the book.


Author Notes

Judy Balchin is a designer of book jackets, television titles, and craft kits and runs workshops in silk painting, glass painting, and porcelain painting. She has also contributed numerous articles to craft magazines.