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Decorating Eggs: Exquisite Designs with Wax & Dye

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From the ancient belief that the earth was hatched out of an egg, to the czars who collected decorated eggs now worth millions, you can explore the mystery of it all with this imaginative and fun introduction to turning eggs into wedding and anniversary presents and good-health wishes, and turning eggshells into earrings, brooches, pins, even an ostrich-egg barrette. Learn to dye, wax, and "write" on an egg to produce glowing, gemlike colors. Try the scores of designs that range from classic quilt patterns to Ukrainian Easter egg symbols. Eggs aren't just for Easter anymore! Sterling/Lark 128 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10.

Synopsis:

From classic quilt patterns to traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs, this is an introduction to the variety of ways in which one can decorate eggs.

Synopsis:

Truly exquisite designs, intricate details, brilliant color schemes...on an egg? Achieve all this and more with ease while admiring the unbelievable beauty displayed in glorious color throughout these pages. Apply gem-like colors and watch as they awaken the design “written” on the egg in wax. From classic “quilt” patterns, to traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs and everything in between, youre sure to be enchanted by this age-old craft.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780806994130
Subtitle:
Dye
Author:
Pollak, Jane
Author:
Pollack, Jane
Publisher:
Sterling
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Decorating
Subject:
Seasonal
Subject:
Dye
Subject:
Egg decoration
Subject:
Batik
Subject:
FICTION - FICTION TRD PB
Edition Number:
1st pbk ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19980630
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
10 x 8.5 in

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"Synopsis" by , From classic quilt patterns to traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs, this is an introduction to the variety of ways in which one can decorate eggs.
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Truly exquisite designs, intricate details, brilliant color schemes...on an egg? Achieve all this and more with ease while admiring the unbelievable beauty displayed in glorious color throughout these pages. Apply gem-like colors and watch as they awaken the design “written” on the egg in wax. From classic “quilt” patterns, to traditional Ukrainian Easter eggs and everything in between, youre sure to be enchanted by this age-old craft.

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