This book takes the artistic approach of assemblage and collage, and combines it with the long-loved tradition of making doll houses--but these doll houses are anything but traditional! Begun as an artistic challenge between a group of talented friends, these mixed-media doll houses include beautiful castles, undersea fantasy-lands, gothic attics, inspiring tree houses and much more. Authors Tally Oliveau and Julie Molina share a host of interesting alteration techniques while showing readers how to construct beautiful, fantasy doll houses. Readers learn to how to construct or repurpose found boxes into rooms and houses, how to decorate interior surfaces, how to build miniature furnishings, how to make their own paper dolls, and how to embellish their houses using a variety of imaginative materials.Throughout the project, we tracked our progress on the Yahoo group through messages and photos. ... Once the house themes were in place, we organized an electronic signup sheet for the rooms, each artist choosing one room in eachanbsp;...
|Author||:||Tally Oliveau, Julie Molina|
|Publisher||:||Quarry Books - 2011-01-09|