Faux Pallet American Flag With FloraCraft + Giveaway
Techniques using Kapa-line foamboard - Faux wood texture created with a wire brush & painted with raw umber & light grey acrylic paint.
Using standard black foamboard
Faux Pallet Wall Art made with Foam
faux deer head pallet art
The Creative Imperative
Pottery Barn Inspired Snowflake Ornaments featuring Jaime from That's My Letter…
Tip - use a Melon Baller for sculpting or shaping styrofoam.
good info •Working with STYROFOAM: glues to use, bases, carving, weathering techniques, painting & sealing [3 pages]
Working in Styrofoam
Printmaking using Foam Insulation board from Lowe's and carved using an xacto knife (10 bucks for a huge piece of insulation board) - OH yeah! Can't wait to do this!!
meredith ward: Before & after and DIY printmaking
Helpful Tips & Techniques for making things out of Foam Board - Tutorial shows how to make a faux weapon, but lots of good general info. for making shapes, creating smooth texture etc..
Foam Board Weapon Tutorial
Inspiration - Melted Styrofoam Sculptures made from dripping petroleum based paints onto blocks of styrofoam & allowing the paint to dissolve it in certain areas. (you could use colored paints for a different effect)
Melted Styrofoam sculptures by Takashi Masubuchi | Spoon & Tamago
Scrap Styrofoam Relic
DIY et tuto étoile en béton
Rose made from pieces of packing styrofoam. Great idea.. then just cover with gesso and paint!
Cards ,Crafts ,Kids Projects: Thermocol Flowers Tutorial
Product Love - FOAMCOAT: a non-toxic, water based coating for styrofoam and polystyrene foam, as well as other surfaces. It provides a hard, durable finish that resists chipping and cracking, yet can be sanded smooth or carved to add detailing.
FoamCoat - rosco.com
Tips & Techniques for working with "Kapa-Line" Foam Board - this foam board has a peelable paper covering over an ivory/beige colored foam. The paper can be carefully peeled off to use the soft foam layer beneath. This foam layer can then be easily inscribed, carved, sanded, embossed or ‘broken down’ to create different textures & effects. dollhous, simul, backdrops, buildings, tutorial, scale model, old wood, mini, foamboard
Tips & Techniques for working with "Kapa-Line" Foam Board - this foam board has a peelable paper covering over an ivory/beige colored foam. The paper can be carefully peeled off to use the soft foam layer beneath. This foam layer can then be easily inscribed, carved, sanded, embossed or ‘broken down’ to create different textures & effects.