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Japanese Ink Painting
This sumi-e instruction book covers all materials and
techniques, including grinding ink, handling the brush for maximum
control, composing pictures, even mounting a finished painting. Step-by-step
exercises guide your creations of fish, orchids, landscapes and
more, some with the addition of watercolor. Dozens of color and black
& white illustrations. Author Naomi Okamoto. 96 pages, 8 1/2"
Photo Handcoloring SpotPens
Hand color your photos. Flavor your black and white
photos with easy to use SpotPens. The unique, superior quality hand
tinting pens require no mixing; and the color actually penetrates the
emulsion leaving no residue. They are acid-free, lightfast and work
great on RC, fiber, glossy and matte surfaces. Starter kit includes 8
pens and all you need to achieve professional results. New , detail
sets for areas 1/4" or smaller.
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Egg Decorating Kit
An art form that has been celebrated for centuries by
the people of the Ukraine. "Pysanky" is extremely popular
worldwide. Create your own masterpieces with this all-in-one kit.
Contains ten water-soluble dyes, two "kistky" tools for
linework, beeswax, easy to follow instructions, diagrams. and
pictures. Also available, Decorating Eggs by Jane Pollack, an
exquiste guide to waxing and dyeing eggs. Over 150 color
illustrations, 128 pages, 8 1/2" x 10", paperback.
$ 26.00 Kit
$ 17.95 Book
Snowglobes always seem to sample a fun piece of
history. Now you can put your own history in a snowglobe. Slip in
your own favorite photos. Easy to insert or change. Ski vacations,
trips to Yosemite, holidays at Disneyland, keep those memories fresh
and always in view. Our picture globes accept two photos 2 3/4"
wide x 2 1/2" high to view from either side.
How to Write and Illustrate Children's Books
Write the perfect children's book. This truly
comprehensive guide demonstrates how to bring freshness and vitality
to children's text and pictures. Expert advice is contributed by
numerous editors, writers, and illustrators. Hardcover, 7 1/2" x
9 3/4"; with 143 pages; 70 color, and 45 black and white illustrations.
Faber-Castell Colored Pencil Set
A kaleidoscope of color. There is no greater gift to a
devotee of colored pencils than these one hundred brilliant hues from
Faber-Castell. The exquisite wooden display case provides safe and
attractive storage. Pencils are made with superior wood with extra
thick leads for a high resistance to breakage. Incredibly intense
colors, smudgeproof, lightfast pigments that offer a smooth stroke on
paper, cardboard, wood and fabric. It is also available with
water-soluble pencils; allows you to transform colored pencil artwork
into watercolor paintings with a touch of a wet brush.
$ 198.00 (100 Color Set)
Papermaking Kit With Video
It's so easy to create your own handmade paper, and
with this video workshop you'll be making cards this year! Everything
is included to get started; a 30 minute video featuring nationally
recognized Arnold Grummer, 6" x 9" mould and deckle, screen
& cover, pulp, dried flowers, reusable cloths, and written
instructions to supplement the video.
Fiskars Rotary Trimmer
Easily cuts special edges. The revolutionary Fiskars
rotary home/office trimmer features a unique rolling blade that stays
close to the cutting surface for an accurate, efficient, and safer
cutting motion. But what makes this cutter so exciting is the
interchangeable and easily replaced blades! You can create many
effects with the wave, pinking, deckle, and straight blades. The
trimmer includes one straight blade, has a "self healing"
mat that provides a smooth trimming surface and accommodates most
trimming needs with its 12" length accomodates most trimming
needs. Lifetime warranty.
Microwave Flower Press
Dry and press flowers in minutes. A revolutionary
flower press allows you to simultaneously press flowers and leaves in
your microwave. Kit comes with a user guide to get you started, a
5" press (two microwave-safe platens with clips), and a sandwich
layer fill-pack of special felt and cotton between which the flowers
are pressed. The felt should last for hundreds of uses, the cotton
"lawn" will stain and can be washed or replaced. Flower
Drying with a Microwave contains detailed charts and useful tips to
help you dry over 200 different flowers. 72 pages, 6" x 8"
paperback. Color and black & white illustrations.
Create with primary, designer, clear or glitter color
glue sticks. These high quality sticks contain no waxes or fillers,
and are clearer and stronger than others. All sticks are 7/16"
diameter, 4" long. The 40 watt, hi-temp glue gun runs on 110-220 volts.
$ 8.95 Gun
$ 5.00 40 pack of Glue Sticks
Wood Carving Set
The lure of fresh cut wood. Traditional, high quality,
custom made woodcarving tools in a rugged wooden case. Set in
hardwood handles and hand-crafted in steel forged in the USA that
holds a long lasting edge. Six gouges, two chisels, one rasp, one
mallet, sharpening stone, bench screws, and oil.
Stone Carving Set
Michelangelo would have loved it! A professional stone
carver's set with a complete line of tools needed to accomplish any
task in almost any type of stone. Forged of the finest steel and
tempered to last and last. Fifteen tools and a 2 1/2 lb. hammer.
Karat Aquarelle Pencil Set
Draw pencil strokes that turn into soft washes. The
Karat Aquarelle pencils allow a smooth, even color application. Can
be blended or brush washed to create special watercolor effects.
Break resistant lead. Thirty six brilliant, intense colors. Comes in
a metal storage box. Also available, Painting with Water-Soluble
Colored Pencils , the first instruction book in this medium! 145
color illustrations, 8 1/2" x 11", 128 pages. See suggested
It's a coloring playhouse! Loads of fun and
long-lasting, it's made from sturdy corrugated cardboard with graphic
outlines. The playhouse is easy to assemble-it pops open and folds
flat for storage. Comes with five washable and non-toxic markers.
Open measures 41"L x 30"W x 41"H. Collapses to
41"L x 30"W x 1 1/2"D. Standard delivery only (no rush).
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