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Art of Paper Weaving : 46 Colorful, Dimensional Projects (Paperback) (Anna Schepper & Lena Schepper)
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Perfect for Paper Lovers: A Traditional Technique with a Modern Twist!
Originating in Germany and refined in nineteenth-century Denmark and Norway, the charming, time-honored craft of paper weaving has been transformed by virtuoso paper crafters Anna and Lene Schepper into a modern art form with an amazing array of creative possibilities.
In The Art of Paper Weaving, Anna and Lene, creators of the blog PaperMatrix.dk, show how to get started with essential tools and techniques, then present instructions for 46 beautiful, colorful two- and three-dimensional projects from cones to stars to spheres, boxes, and beyond, in six gorgeous, inspiring themes: Love and Friendship, Celebrations, Magic Circus, Tivoli Gardens, Exotic Palace, and Advanced Designs.
In addition to full-size templates for each project, which are also available for download online, you'll find practice paper to make a rocket ship!
The Art of Paper Weaving gives paper crafters of all skill levels the techniques they need to master the craft, incredible projects, and the inspiration they need to create something truly unique.
Forty six exciting paper weaving projects to try-perfect for every crafter, whether you're an experienced paper crafter or just starting out!
A time-honored craft that arose from traditional Danish and German techniques for creating woven paper designs, today's paper weaving offers modern paper artists and crafters tons of fresh, new, and amazing creative possibilities. Written by paper artists Anna and Lene Schepper, creators of the blog PaperMatrix, The Art of Paper Weaving shows readers how to get started with paper, tools, and essential techniques, then presents a range of beautiful, colorful, and deceptively intricate two- and three- dimensional projects, from cones to stars to spheres, boxes, and beyond, in six gorgeous, inspiring themes: Love and Friendship, Celebrations, Magic Circus, Tivoli Gardens, Exotic Palace, Nature's Inspirations, and Advanced Designs. The book also includes full-size templates that can be easily photocopied. The Art of Paper Weaving gives you the techniques you need to master the craft, incredible projects to try, and the inspiration you need to create something truly unique.