Using wax and paint to create inspired decorative items for the home, with over 35 step-by-step projects shown in 300 easy-to-follow photographs
This inspirational book contains 35 stunning projects to make, ranging from clothing such as ties, camisoles, scarves and a sarong, to home furnishings such as cushion covers, wall hangings, screens and even a deckchair. There are projects to suit all levels of ability from an abstract picture frame for a complete beginner to try, to a leather book cover for a good intermediate, and a complex batik cushion cover for those with more advanced skills. Each project is original and explores the varied approaches and styles of working with these two decorative crafts. With step-by-step photographic sequences to show how each project should look at every stage of creation, this is an essential technical reference and inspirational sourcebook of ideas. Step-by-Step Silk Painting and Batik Project Book Using wax and paint to create inspired decorative items for the home, with over 35 step-by-step projects shown in 300 easy-to-follow photographs Susie Stokoe
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