Synopses & Reviews
Don't just use them for flowers! Ornamental flowerpots also make handy containers, wonderful centerpieces, and great seasonal decorations. And these beautiful examples, made from a variety of techniques including papier maché, stenciling, block printing, crackling, antiquing, sponging, and relief designs, will really brighten your home. Create an adorable bunny pot, a bright Sunshine Farm Box, a Potted Herb Photo Frame, a Beribboned Clay Pot, a Birds and Blossoms Wooden Planter, and dozens more! Every technique you'll need is fully and clearly described, and accompanied by magnificent full-color pictures of each project.
"More than 50 patterns and seven different techniques await the eager crafter....Worksheets help fingers master more complex instructions and figurals, like roses and pansies or one-stroke painting."--"Booklist. "Craft items of all sorts are making an appearance outdoors, with bright paint, weathered metal, terra cotta, and mosaics leading the way....The common flower pot is the basis for [these] projects....Detailed lists of materials, techniques, and designs....Many...are...practical for indoor use....For public libraries."--"Library Journal.
“More than 50 patterns and seven different techniques await the eager crafter. Worksheets help fingers master more complex instructions and figurals.”—Booklist
. “The common flower pot is the basis for [these] projects. Detailed lists of materials, techniques, and designs. Many...are...practical for indoor use. For public libraries.” —Library Journal
. “Best of all...step-by-step photos make it easy enough for beginners to duplicate the projects shown. This book is a good value.”—Creative Crafter.