Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Learning the CraftBook - 2009 | 1st ed
Traditional theorem painting involves making multiple-overlay stencils and using them to paint primitive, three-dimensional pictures on velvet. In this book, acclaimed painter Linda E Brubaker offers expert advice on selecting tools and materials, making stencils, mounting velvet, and mixing colours, along with painting exercises and tips for removing mistakes. Step-by-step instructions and patterns are provided for 9 complete projects, including designs for fruits, flowers, a butterfly, a mallard duck, and a bucolic memorial scene. Techniques for attractive and safe framing are also discussed.
Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, c2009
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 746.6 BRU 2009
Characteristics: 191 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm