Synopses & Reviews
Since 1967, crafters have entrusted their most treasured creations to Mod Podge--the number one, all-in-one glue, sealer, and finish product that's water-based for easy cleanup and totally non-toxic. The popularity of Mod Podge continues to grow, as does its product lineup that now includes Sparkle, Outdoor, Dimensional Magic, and Fabric formulas.and#160;Mod Podge Rocks! features over 40 simple, inexpensive decoupage projects that showcase the versatility of this celebrated product.and#160; Contemporary, fun, and welcoming--just like author Amy Anderson's popular Mod Podge Rocks! website-the book includes everything from home accessories and holiday dand#233;cor to wearables and jewelry.and#160; Joining Amy herself as guest project designers are some of the hottest names in crafting, such as Cathie Filian and Candie Cooper. A basic section outlines the simple techniques, and each project features beauty shots, easy-to-follow instructions, and how-to photos.and#160;and#160;
Everyone loves Mod Podgeand#8211;it's one of the most popular craft materials on the market. This big book follows the bestselling Mod Podge Rocks! and it features 90+ fun decoupage projects, big and small. From trendy bracelets to picture frames to a collage-chic headboard and a refurbished dresser, every treasure here is made new again with Mod Podge. The contributors include such leading crafters as Amy Anderson (author of Mod Podge Rocks!); Cathie and Steve, hosts of Creative Juice on HGTV; Rachel Faucett; and Mark Montano.
One look at Pinterest and the blogosphere and it's clear that crafters have embraced markers as an easy way to add decorative elements to store-bought products. This primer showcases 30 wildly creative ideas for embellishing surfaces, including fabric, plastic, glass, wood, and stone. Ranging from a batik tee to an oversized platter, the projects-and 100+ templates-were created by crafting's top talents.
About the Author
Amy Anderson lives in Atlanta, GA. Her website, Mod Podge Rocks! (modpodgerocksblog.com) is hugely popular, and her blog is ranked #8 on Babble.com's Top 50 Mom Craft Blogs for 2011. In 2010 Amy developed two e-books for FaveCrafts: 12 Fun and Fabulous Mod Podge Projects (26 pages), and Quick and Easy Decoupage (25 pages). They have been available for approximately eight months and been downloaded over 100,000 times.