Synopses & Reviews
Six experienced craft authors show how to make simple yet beautiful flower-themed greeting cards in this creative guide. Step-by-step instructions, templates, and colorful photographs make the 16 different projects in this book achievable for cardmakers of all skill levels. Featuring a rich variety of styles and techniques, including paper piercing, spirelli, glass painting, and silk ribbon embroidery, this crafting manual will result in exquisite cards that serve as treasured gifts for friends and family.
Six experienced craft authors show how to make simple yet beautiful flower themed greetings cards with a rich variety of styles and techniques. Card makers of all skill levels will find something to inspire them here.
About the Author
Judy Balchinis a lettering artist and the author of more than 20 craft guides, including "Art Nouveau Designs, Decorative Painting, "and "Peel-Off Greeting Cards."Ann Cox runs her own company selling silk ribbons and kits and teaches at colleges and in her own studio. She is the author of "A-Z of Silk Ribbon Flowers, Handbook of Silk Ribbon Embroidery, "and "Silk Ribbon Greeting Cards. "Barbara Gray is the inventor of the transparent art stamp and the author of "Greeting Cards to Make & Treasure "and "Handmade Clear Stamped Cards. "Polly Pinder is a designer and the author of more than 10 books, including "Garden Flower Designs, Handmade Cards, "and "Traditional Japanese Designs." Joanna Sheen is the owner of Joanna Sheen Ltd and the author of more than 30 books, including "Handmade Victorian Cards, Joanna Sheen's Paperlace Greeting Cards, "and "Twenty to Make: Layered Cards." Patricia Wing runs an arts and crafts shop and is the author of "Beaded Greeting Cards, Greeting Cards to Make & Treasure, "and "Handmade Paper Pierced Cards."