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New Metal Foil Crafts: Simple and Inspiring Crafts to Make at Home Barbara Matthiessen

New Metal Foil Crafts: Simple and Inspiring Crafts to Make at Home

Barbara Matthiessen

Published December 31st 2002
ISBN : 9781840923698
Hardcover
128 pages
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 About the Book 

Whether you live in a rustic country setting or a chic city neighbourhood, the new trend in home decor is metal accessories. But while many people associate metal crafting with blow torches and hard hats, the truth is that todays new materialsMoreWhether you live in a rustic country setting or a chic city neighbourhood, the new trend in home decor is metal accessories. But while many people associate metal crafting with blow torches and hard hats, the truth is that todays new materials require no workshop labour, indeed no crafting experience-at all. Author Barbara Mathiessen unveils a fun collection of stylish and fashionable projects made from easy-to-use new embossing foils and coloured wire. Both decorative and functional, the eighteen projects covered include a range of unique and sophisticated items that are startlingly simple to make. From wine glass charms to wall sconces, spice racks to garden ornaments, lamp shades to wall sculptures, this how-to guide covers everything from the basics of working with foils and simple tools to step-by-step crafting tips and techniques. Including an inspirational gallery of projects from a variety of professional artists, here is a wealth of ideas for gift-making and home decorating with the great look of metal.