Fresh Ideas in Dried FlowersBook - 2005
Dried flower arrangements are again becoming popular home accents, as fresh designs spark renewed interest in this classic craft. This inspiring project book features step-by-step instruction for creating 25 all-new dried flower arrangements and wreaths perfect for any space or style. Readers will learn how to decorate any blank wall, tabletop or mantelpiece with confidence - and get stunning results every time. grasses, dried fruits and botanicals in fresh and original ways. Every project features a complete materials list, expert arranging tips and easy-to-follow instructions. Beginners will learn how to select, care for and handle dried flowers. Several basic drying techniques are taught - from air drying to microwaving to using silica gel. Readers are shown how to match a project to their personal decor with simple changes to the colours or container style. Projects are grouped into centerpieces, hanging arrangements and holiday decorations, plus a bonus gift gallery with more quick decorating ideas.
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, c2005.
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 745.92 RYE T
Characteristics: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.