Intricate, ornate and beautiful, paper-cutting is a delicate art. Creative Paper Cutting will teach you the art and features projects for every skill level, making it easy to add a touch of paper art to your home.
All the techniques are presented with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, so it's really easy to get started. Once you've mastered the skills, get stuck in to the projects section to create a range of gorgeous crafts including a pink ballerina cup and penholder, snowflake wrapping paper, Hawaiian lei decorations and a tea time mobile.
Charming and versatile, master the art of paper-cutting to add a touch of delicate detail to your crafting.
Transform a simple sheet of paper into a delicate snowflake, a sweet flower, or a dainty doily—or create an enchanted forest using a modern twist on the traditional technique for making paper dolls. Paper cutouts get a fresh look in this contemporary approach to the practice of transforming paper into art. It’s full of clever and cute designs and a range of different cutting techniques that you can use to make your own cutouts for display, decoration, or embellishment.
Offering a range of styles, this book presents paper cutting techniques through clear step-by-step instruction, detailed diagrams, and templates. Once you’ve mastered the basics, creative uses for paper cutouts are offered, including as cards, gift wrap, mobiles, collages, stencils, garlands, and more.
Make the paper cuts in this book and add a creative touch to your home, gifts, or projects.