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Japanese Ink Painting

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" x 11".




Photo Handcoloring SpotPens

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

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




Picture Snowglobe

Picture Snowglobe

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.
$ 10.00




How to Write and Illustrate Children's Books

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.
$ 19.99




Faber-Castell Colored Pencil Set

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

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.
$ 28.00




Fiskars Rotary Trimmer

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.
$ 58.00




Microwave Flower Press

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.
$ 34.00




Glue Gun

Glue Gun

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

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.
$ 245.00




Stone Carving Set

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.
$ 159.00




Karat Aquarelle Pencil Set

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 products below.
$ 32.00



Coloring Playhouse

Coloring Playhouse
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).
$ 45.00



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