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Making and Using a Flower Press

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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.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Making Your Flower Press

Basic Flower Press

Variation: The C-Clamp Flower Press]

Using the Flower Press

Pressing Flowers

What to Press

Pressable Flowers, Foliage, and Herbs

Getting Started

Simple Projects for Beginners

Fresh-Pressed-Flower Plates

Place Mats

Intermediate Projects

Miniature Framed Flowers

Decorating Candles

Embellishing Wooden Boxes

Bookmarks

Stationery Items

Advanced Projects

Fern and Pansy Country Heart Tray

Formal Pressed-Flower Tea Tray

Tips for Preserving Your Projects

Keeping an Album of Your Work

Selling Your Pressed Flower Projects

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580172042
Subtitle:
s Country Wisdom Bulletin A-196
Publisher:
Storey Publishing, LLC
Author:
Tukua, Deborah
Author:
Tukua, Deborah S.
Location:
Pownal, Vt.
Subject:
Flowers
Subject:
Handicraft
Subject:
Flower Arranging
Subject:
Pressed flower pictures
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies : Nature Crafts
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Do-It-Yourself/General
Subject:
Gardening-Flower Arranging
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
A Storey country wisdom bulletin ;
Series Volume:
A-196
Publication Date:
19990104
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x .09 in .02 lb

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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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