Decorating Eggs: Exquisite Designs with Wax & Dye

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Schiffer Publishing, Limited, Apr 28, 2014 - Crafts & Hobbies - 125 pages
Truly exquisite designs, intricate details, and brilliant color schemes come together in this new DIY book on decorating eggs. This age-old craft is given new life through gemlike color dyes and beeswax. Design a simple two-color pattern, such as a snowflake or a Mexican stamp. Go traditional with a Ukrainian egg. You can even "quilt" on your eggs with a patchwork or appliqué design. Using dyes and beeswax, these eggs can be fanciful house decorations or fun gifts for family and friends. Chapters include basic decorating tips and how to choose your colors. With illustrated step-to-step instructions and a gallery of completed projects, you'll be creating your own dynamic eggs in no time at all. This book is perfect for crafters and painters of all skill level.

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Many people are familiar with the brightly colored Ukranian eggs that appear at Easter time, but decorating eggs can be a year-round craft. Many decorated eggs are fragile works of art that are saved ... Read full review

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About the author (2014)

Jane Pollak is a successful entrepreneur, public speaker, author, and business coach. She launched her professional career in an unlikely field--egg decoration. Jane lives in New York City.

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