Crafts & Stuff
Dye job, au naturale
Handmade shell book.
Print “washed out” pictures onto lined paper for writing letters. To create “washed out” pictures, copy & paste a picture onto word, select “format picture,” select “picture,” then under “image control” & “color” dropdown box, select “washout.” print and write your letter!
Hometalk :: How to Create a Faux Leather Finish Using Brown Paper
How to Create a Faux Leather Finish Using Brown Paper
"Looks like leather - tutorial". Very cool technique.
Flower Foot Designs: Looks Like Leather - Tutorial
Something to try... Simmer thick leaves in a baking soda mixture. It should leave behind the skeleton of the leaf which you can then lightly paint or dye.
Great way to display your favorite quotes and inspirations.
Making Metal Look Old: Ways to Create Verdigris, Rust, Patina and Distressing on new or old metal.
Space dyeing in the microwave with acid dyes.