Collage Lost and Found: Creating Unique Projects With Vintage Ephemera
What's old is new—discarded items from a bygone era unite to form unorthodox collage jewelry, cards, journals and more.
Collage Lost and Found delivers projects that not only have a saucy style, but a story to tell as well. From a sailor missing the love he left ashore, to a school boy's crush on his teacher, the stunning pages of this book will inspire you to dust off the vintage ephemera you've been collecting for years and combine it with basic collage elements to create romantic pieces you can wear as well as display.
In addition to delectable inspiration for a multitude of projects, you'll learn several practical techniques that can aid you in all your creative endeavors, including: Simple soldering techniques that anyone can do right away The art of layering with beeswax to add an intriguing depth to your work Magic tricks for turning metal repair tape into aged sheet metal In-the-know sources for finding vintage ephemera, as well as tips for transforming new items into ones that appear to have stood the test of time Give in to the seduction of the past. Let Collage Lost and Found take you to a world where collage sings to you of a simpler time where your creativity knows no bounds!
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Whats Old Is New
Photos Found Objects and the Miscellaneous Good Places to Search for Stuff
Collage With What?
What Goes Where? Getting Started with Collage
Its All a GameCapiche? Working with a surface You Love
StarryEyed Incorporating Rubber Stamps
To Be Sealed Forever Adhering Elements with Gel Medium
What the Layers Reveal Adhering Elements with Beeswax
Fashion Fortissimo Home AccessoriesJewelryGifts
Heart on a String Creating a Domino Pendant with Paper Glaze
Tiny Tin Exploring Dimensional Collage in a Small Space
Desktop Delight Collaging on an Unexpected Surface
Marble Moda Creating a Collage Magnet with Epoxy
Charming Possibility Soldering a Marble Charm
Behind Closed Doors Using Embossing Powder
The Chosen Three Creating Faux Sheet Metal
Does it Come in a Smaller Size? Adapting College to a Smaller Scale
May I Give You My Collage? Using Collage to Promote Yourself
A Formal Viewing
Book of Secrets Creating an Old Book from Scratch
Album di Famiglia Embellishing a Book with Metal
Judging by the Cover Altering Vintage Books
True Beauty Lies Within Collaging a ThreeDimensional Shrine