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The Art and Craft of Paper
The Art and Craft of Paper
Author: Faith Shannon, Peter Marshall
Produced in association with the Florentine marbling firm, Il Papiro, this lavishly illustrated introduction to hand-crafted paper reveals how anyone, without special artistic training, can make an irresistible array of elegant paper artifacts, devise an ?innovative paper sculpture, or bind a handmade book. From basic instructions on pulping, dr...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780811807883
ISBN-10: 0811807886
Publication Date: 7/1/1994
Pages: 168
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

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Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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This book offers a variety of ways to make decorative papers - marbling, paste painting, etc. It's a decent resource for someone who is really just starting, or who wants some clear direction and ideas. There isn't a ton of wow factor, but it's a starting point.

Visually, it's so-so. Definitely more of a how-to, with photos, than a book that really inspires.
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