Holiday Paper Crafts from Japan contains easy-to-follow instructions for making seventeen unique seasonal crafts inspired by washi, the beautiful traditional paper handmade by artisans throughout Japan. Color photographs show finished projects, as well as imaginative ways for displaying them. Holiday Paper Crafts from Japan includes such original projects as gift boxes, ornaments, poinsettia and angel decorations, calendar magnets, wreaths, stars and many more. Unleash your inner crafter and discover the wonderful world of washi!Introduction. The Chinese invented paper dating back to ancient times. Handmade paper from Japan is traditionally dated as beginning in the eighth century. Since that early date Japana#39;s Washi paper has become the material of the craftsman, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Holiday Paper Crafts from Japan|
|Author||:||Robertta A. Uhl|
|Publisher||:||Tuttle Publishing - 2007-07|