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Creative Stencilling & Decorative Techniques: Over 30 Projects & 1000 Templates Jean-Michel Fey Kirch

Creative Stencilling & Decorative Techniques: Over 30 Projects & 1000 Templates

Jean-Michel Fey Kirch

Published May 1st 1999
ISBN : 9781841001630
Paperback
93 pages
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Stencils can be simple or complex, but with little or no experience at all, the art of using them can be mastered by anyone. Through clear, step-by-step instructions, Creative Stencilling demonstrates how to use this popular decorative technique toMoreStencils can be simple or complex, but with little or no experience at all, the art of using them can be mastered by anyone. Through clear, step-by-step instructions, Creative Stencilling demonstrates how to use this popular decorative technique to create friezes, patterns or scenes on a wide range of surfaces including wood, fabric, paper, terracotta, metal and porcelain.The projects are divided into four sections: household items such as lampshades, frames, trays and dishes- ideas for curtains, blinds, screens and linens- paper projects including greeting cards, wrapping paper, journals and decorated boxes for storage and gifts.For further inspiration, there is a lavish collection of stencil motifs -- flowers, leaves, vines, animals and fruit -- with over 1000 stencils in all. All the reader needs to do is trace or photocopy the template to the desired size.Suitable for the beginner, but challenging enough for the advanced, Creative Stencilling provides dozens of exciting ideas for transforming and personalizing household items, accessories and gifts.