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Recipes for Art and Craft Materials

Sattler, Helen Roney (Book - 1987)
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Recipes for Art and Craft Materials
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Instructions for making pastes, modeling compounds, papier-mâche, paints, inks, and numerous other materials for art and craft works.
Authors: Sattler, Helen Roney
Title: Recipes for art and craft materials
Publisher: New York : Lothrop, Lee & Shepard, c1987
Edition: Newly rev., 2nd ed
Characteristics: 144 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Helen Roney Sattler ; new illustrations by Marti Shohet
Notes: Includes index
Contents: Pastes and glues: Thin paste
Paper paste
Classroom paste
Japanese rice paste, a transparent library paste
Instant-rice paste
Liquid rice paste
Resin papier-mache paste
Wallpaper paste
Paperhanger's paste
Stamp gum
Seal and envelope mucilage
Waterproof or glass glue
Bookbinding or leather glue
Collage or decoupage glue
Modeling compounds: Preparing natural clay
Quick and easy modeling dough
Play clay
Cooked salt-and-flour clay
Play dough
Creative play clay
Flour modeling dough
Brown bread modeling dough
Salt modeling clay
Sand and cornstarch modeling dough
Sawdust modeling compound
Soapsuds clay
Dryer-lint modeling material
Salt map mixture
Bread dough clay
Bread modeling dough
Rose petal bread dough
Gesso modeling dough
Gesso painting paste
Nutty putty
Papier-mache: Strip papier-mache
Pasted paper layers papier-mache
Basic papier-mache pulp
Salt papier-mache
Large figure or float papier-mache
Papier-mache mash
Extra soft papier-mache pulp
Finishing touches to papier-mache articles
Casting compounds: Mock marble
Imitation alabaster
Extra strong plaster of Paris (for casting)
Plaster of Paris mixture for dipping cloth
Slow-drying dipping mixture
Paints and paint mediums: Finger paint - variations
Bathroom finger paint
Simple egg tempera emulsion
Egg tempera emulsion
Old-fashioned gouache paint medium
Gouache paint medium
Gouache paint
Mucilage gouache paint medium
Casein paint memdium
Casein paint
Powdered-milk paint medium
Milk poster paint
Silk screen or poster paint
Homemade coloring for paints and modeling clays
Oil pastel crayons
Oil paint medium for thinning and glazing
Inks: Transfer ink
Block printing ink
Block printing ink for fabric
Waterproof ink
Hectograph ink
Hectograph pad, a duplicating pad
Flower preservatives with cornmeal / with borax / with sand
Miscellaneous: Fixative
Crayon cloth design
Gesso ground for scratchboard
Crepe paper raffia
Colored flame solution
Fireplace log solution
Colorful burning pinecones
Crystal garden solution
Newspaper clipping preservative
Recycled paper
Summary: Instructions for making pastes, modeling compounds, papier-mâche, paints, inks, and numerous other materials for art and craft works.
Additional Contributors: Shohet, Marti
ISBN: 0688073743
Branch Call Number: R-j 745.5 S253r 1987
Subject Headings: Handicraft Equipment and supplies Juvenile literature Artists' materials Formulae Juvenile literature Artists' materials Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Handicraft
Artists' materials
Artists' materials
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Jul 22, 2011
  • jellobird1 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

This book has recipes for glues, pastes, paints, etc. with mostly common ingredients.


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