Step-by-step projects showcase fun techniques for creating fluid, organic, and unique patterns that simulate stone, watercolor, and loads more! Perfect for coasters or trivets.
Create beautiful tiles to use around the house as coasters, trivets, potted plant pads, or just as simple decorations. Decorative Tile Art has all the information you need to complete four tiles. You will learn techniques for creating patterns that simulate stone, watercolor, and many other intriguing materials—it's easier than you think.
The 48-page guide book is fully illustrated, providing step-by-step instructions for 10 patterns and techniques, including: When Alcohol Drops Meet a Tile; When Alcohol Spray Meets a Tile; A Striped Tile; A Field of Diagonal Circles; Using a Stencil Mask; A Subtle Blend of Layered Colors; A Geometric Pattern; A Southwestern Sunset; Shape Dissolve; Squiggly Line Work
Decorative Tile Art comes with instructions for 10 different projects, plus materials for four beautifully designed ceramic tiles. Not only that, but this all-inclusive kit also comes with felt feet to protect furniture and other fine finishes around the house.
Lydia DMoch has been a graphic design professional for 30 years. She has had a successful career for several publishing houses, specializing in book covers and interiors for the adult and childrens trade markets, and collaborating with many of the industrys most well-known illustrators. As a freelance art director, she has designed, edited, and project managed publications raging from magazines to textbooks. Her work has earned numerous national design awards, including the Caldecott, Bookbuilders West, New York Book Show and AIGA 50 Best Books of the Year. In her spare time, Lydia enjoys crafting and creating in multiple mediums. She resides in San Diego, California.
Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts