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Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin #177: A177 Making Prints/Nature

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Publisher Comments:

Since the 1973 publication of Storey's first Country Wisdom Bulletin, our commitment to preserving the arts, crafts, and skills of country life has never wavered. We now have more than 200 titles in this series of 32-page publications, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins contain practical, hands-on instructions designed to help you master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. From traditional skills to the newest techniques, Storey's Bulletins provide a foundation of earth-friendly information for the way you want to live today.

Synopsis:

Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.

About the Author

Laura Donnelly Bethmann is an accomplished nature artist and teacher working primarily in watercolors, nature prints, drawing, and calligraphy. The author of Nature Printing with Herbs, Fruits and Flowers from Storey Books, she has been a self-employed artist for nearly 20 years, producing commissioned work through interior designers and pieces for art shows and galleries.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Nature Printing

Collecting Plant Materials

Begin in Your Own Backyard

Field Collecting

Pressing Techniques

Pressing Small Plants

Pressing Flowers

Pressing Fruits and Vegetables

Remoisturizing Dry Plants

Printing Supplies and Equipment

Pigments

The Palette

Pigment Applicators

Paper

Print Pressing Tools

Basic Nature Printing Methods

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580170130
Author:
Bethmann, Laura Donnelly
Author:
Bethmann, L.
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Location:
Pownal, Vt. :
Subject:
Printmaking
Subject:
Technique
Subject:
Nature prints
Subject:
Nature prints -- Technique.
Subject:
Crafts-General
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies : Nature Crafts
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Decorating
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin
Series Volume:
177
Publication Date:
19970131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
213.36 x 139.7 x 1.778 mm

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Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
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