You’ll love this paper doll book if:
- You loved Julie Nutting’s first book, Collage Couture
- You want to learn various collage and mixed-media techniques
- You’re not ashamed of your love for paper dolls
Join Emilee and her friends in Collage Couture Studio Paper Dolls by Julie Nutting and take them on a mixed-media collage adventure. Meet the five culturally diverse paper dolls featured: Emilee, Charley, Belle, Francesca, and Kyoko, get acquainted with their wardrobes, and use them as inspiration to create your own paper dolls, clothing, and settings.
Get ready to “play” paper dolls and practice your collage skills with a range of paper doll settings. Whether you’re sending Emily to Paris or the beach, take the opportunity to create a unique mixed-media collage with the backgrounds you assemble. Utilize collage elements like punchinella, modeling paste, rubber stamps, rub-on paint and much more to make your settings come to life. Learn creative ways to store your paper dolls and their accessories using flea market finds, assemble a wide range of extravagant costumes, and design elegant hairstyles for your dolls. Incorporate your dolls into various mixed-media projects, like wall art, journals, banners, tags, and more. Whichever paper doll adventure you choose to embark on, you’ll develop your own signature style along the way!
In Collage Couture Studio Paper Dolls you’ll find:
- 16 fashionable, step-by-step paper doll projects
- Templates for dolls, clothing, storage containers, & more
- Color photos clarifying mixed-media collage techniques
A word from the author:
“I hope the projects in this book will unleash your creativity and that you will find once again that child who loved playing with paper dolls.” -Julie Nutting
About the author:
Julie is the author of North Light's Collage Couture and a papercrafter/mixed-media artist who loves making fashion forward creations. Prima Marketing Inc. has launched a line of stamps called Prima Couture by Julie Nutting. Julie is an educator with Prima tours internationally on behalf of the company. Julie has also been working with Leaky Shed Studios on a chipboard line.
Chapter 1: Meet the Girls
Chapter 2: Design Your Own Dolls and Clothes
Chapter 3: Paper Doll Settings
Chapter 4: Flea Market Finds
Chapter 5: Let’s Play Dress Up!
Chapter 6: Are You Ready to Go on a Journey?
About the Author