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Title:
The Search Press book of traditional papercrafts : parchment craft, stencil embossing, paper pricking, quilling
Author:
Wilson, Janet, 1943-
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Publication Information:
Tunbridge Wells : Search Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
191 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780855329280
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Janet Wilson revives the delicate art of paper pricking, featuring a range of elegant pictures and border designs inspired by the Victorian era, and shows how to create beautiful medieval and art nouveau parchment craft cards. There is a whole section on quilling, the fifteenth century craft of decorative items with rolled up strips of paper, and further sections on embossing and paper lace. This bumper book offers inspiration to all those interested in papercrafts.


Author Notes

Janet Wilson is an expert in a wide range of paper skills, including parchment craft, quilling, paper cutting, embossing, paper pricking, casting and sculpting. She is the author of the bestselling books The Art of Parchment Craft, The Craft of Quilling, and Parchment Craft.