Internationally recognized artist and teacher Vicki Boutin takes all of the mystery out of those scrapbook and mixed-media techniques that you thought you could never do! In this book you will learn to paint, stamp, emboss and burnish your way to creating beautiful, unique and individual art. In Creative Foundations you will find:
40 step by step demonstrations for easy, fun, messy, funky, innovative and customizable techniques for creating, backgrounds, textures, supplements and embellishments.
40 finished single technique pieces of art and an additional 16 gallery pieces using a "recipe" of two to five sepaarate techniques layered together.
24 more exciting and inspiring gallery pieces created by powerhouse contributors, including Rhonna Farrer, Wendi Vecchi, Kelly Purkey and others. So, gather your arts and crafts supplies, choose your inspiration and get down to it! Whether you're making scrapbook pages, cards, wall art, decor or something else entirely, with these Creative Foundations, the possibilities are endless. 143 pages.