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by Judy Balchin,Courtney Davis,Vivien Lunniss,Suzen Millodot


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Compendium of Celtic Crafts Paperback – 11 September 2008. ISBN-10: 9781844483556.

Compendium of Celtic Crafts Paperback – 11 September 2008. by Courtney Davis (Author), Suzen Millodot (Author), Vivien Lunniss (Author), Judy Balchin (Author) & 1 more. Paperback, 11 September 2008.

Judy Balchin is an artist and the author of many books, including "The Complete Book of Art Nouveau Designs," "Crafty Activities," "Handmade Art Nouveau Cards," "Making Christmas Tree Decorations," and "Papercrafts for Christmas.

Courtney Davis, Suzen Millodot, Vivien Lunniss. Drawing on the timeless appeal of Celtic art and design, which has attracted artists and craft workers for centuries, this book shows how Celtic themes can be applied to a range of contemporary crafts. Beginning with Celtic illumination, this chapter guides you carefully through the intricacies of Celtic design, showing you how to construct and decorate a selection of knotwork, spiral, key and zoomorphic patterns. The next chapter covers the basic principles of Celtic lettering and decoration, and this is followed by chapters on jewellery making.

Suzen Millodot has always loved arts and crafts, and is the author of the very successful books Chinese Knots for Beaded Jewellery and Celtic Knots for Beaded Jewellery. She is an accomplished artist, having taught batik for many years in Canada, Hong Kong and Wales. She first developed a fascination for decorative knots whilst living in Wales and later in Hong Kong. Her jewellery now incorporates knots from all over the world and from all periods of history, and she complements the knots with unusual and exotic beads she has collected on her travels.

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Compendium of Celtic Crafts. Judy Balchin, Vivien Lunniss, Courtney Davis and Suzen Millendot. This book instructs the reader on how to create modern art using celtic designs. It includes the design of illumination with celtic designs, how to use celtic lettering and also how to make celtic style jewellery. Additional Information.

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Drawing on the timeless appeal of the Celts, this book brings together a broad range of contemporary crafts and shows you how to apply Celtic art and design to jewellery making, glass painting, paper crafts and more. Vibrant designs, stunning projects and clear step-by-step photography make this a rich and inspiring resource for craft workers of all abilities.

Comments: (7)

Grarana
My husband loves Celtic design books and we have many. This is by far the best. Not for the crafts but for the applicable designs. Because the designs have been applied to crafts, they are ready for you to apply to your latest works. We make jewelry, gourd art (purses), and leather purses as well as cuffs. Pulling a round design from this book and applying it to a gourd purse or something liner to a cuff bracelet is what we are always looking for. This book is made for that. Since Celtic design is a pattern to be followed, it makes sense to find a book that has applicable patterns to follow. We really like this book.
Peras
Fun book. I'm looking forward to doing some of these!
Coiwield
I was looking for more Celtic designs that I could incorporate in to my quilts. Most of the designs are more suitable for painting and drawing. I enjoyed the suggestions for jewelry but no really good designs for needlework. :(
Whitebinder
The book is fantastic, covers great projects and they turn out lovely.
Cordanius
a good variety of crafts to do, detailed instructions, I can not wait to get started on them. There are so many it is hard to choose what one to do first.
Mavegelv
This is an excellent resource book especially for artists wanting to explore design of the celtic tradition, including clear instructions on how to get started in calligraphy, braiding, stained glass, and applying classic motifs to whatever medium you use. The colorful pages are full of designs that can be used as is or as inspirations to create your own variations. I love this book!
Vetibert
Can't wait to make these crafts!
If you like craft explain by detail on how to do it, all the content in this book is explain with words and pictures through the process of each single craft/thing you decide to do.
I love this book. It does teach you with details that you can apply by doing the craft in the book or choose your craft and thete are the explanations for you to put do your work as your imagination guides you.
Compendium of Celtic Crafts (Practical Craft Book from Search Press) download epub
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Author: Judy Balchin,Courtney Davis,Vivien Lunniss,Suzen Millodot
ISBN: 184448355X
Category: Arts & Photography
Subcategory: Other Media
Language: English
Publisher: Search Press (April 1, 2009)
Pages: 192 pages