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Paper sculpture illustrations. Describes developing the design, making the sculpture and photographing it.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Oct 1989 (v.6#10) pg. 92

Techniques for exploring paper as a medium. (1) Collaged shapes. (2) Torn paper mosiacs. (3) Three-dimensional construction. (4) Oriental papers. (5) Paper as fabric.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jan 1990 (v.7#1) pg. 69

Artwork on paper uses a resist dye technique traditionally used with textiles. Cellophane tape, colored pencils and oil crayons are used as resists. Paper is cut into strips, scrunched, dyed and then assembled by sewing the strips together.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE May 1991 (v.8#5) pg. 68

How to make artistic pictures by cutting and pasting pieces of colored paper.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1982 (v.60#1) pg. 43, 58

Make three-dimensional pictures by cutting and gluing wrapping paper which has a floral design.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1982 (v.60#1) pg. 44, 58

Pierced paper designs to personalize stationary, window shades, shelf liners and other items. Patterns are furnished for a bird-and-heart wreath and for bird-and-heart and floral borders.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1986 (v.64#2) pg. 63

Scherenschnitte paper cutouts in heart-shaped designs suitable for framing.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1986 (v.64#9) pg. 40, 48

Angel and snowflake cut-paper designs. Est. cost: $4.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1988 (v.66#7) pg. 111, 120

Folding instructions for making a drinking cup from paper.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1995 (v.73#7) pg. 210

Craft ideas for kids to make using a computer. (1) Paper quilt design. (2) A paper mouse body to house a computer mouse. (3) Paper jigsaw puzzle.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1997 (v.75#4) pg. 249

Using twisted crepe-paper to decorate bottles, jars, cans, etc.
BOYS' LIFE Sep 1965 (v.55#9) pg. 65

Simple carp fish and swan made by folding paper. No cutting involved.
BOYS' LIFE Mar 1966 (v.56#3) pg. 62

Kooky Karacters, desk ornaments made from a 7-ounce paper or plastic cup that is inverted on a base of wooden legs.
BOYS' LIFE Dec 1972 (v.62#12) pg. 41

Snowflake art. How to make folded-paper cutouts of snowflakes where the "arms" of the snowflake are representations of a snowman, basketball player, space shuttle, etc.
BOYS' LIFE Feb 1994 (v.84#2) pg. 46

How to make simulated tree leaves from Kraft-type wrapping paper, adding embossed veins and paint for realism.
CHIP CHATS Mar-Apr 1991 (v.38#2) pg. 48
Added Info CHIP CHATS Jan-Feb 1992 (v.39#1) pg. 53

Kitty cat cutting. Use the four-way repeat paper cutting technique to create a "replique" picture and appliqued wool wall hanging.
CRAFTS Feb 1995 (v.18#2) pg. 36

Paper layer art. Create a three-dimensional work of art using two identical greeting cards.
CRAFTS Mar 1995 (v.18#3) pg. 26

How to teach Origami. Includes instructions for folding a swan, cup, basket, hat, two houses, a bunny and a samurai hat.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #62 Apr 1978 (v.6#2) pg. 48

Creative paper cutting for inexpensive decorations.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #79 Feb 1981 (v.7#7) pg. 24

Brown bag "metal" sculptures. Paper objects are covered with white glue and then heated with a candle flame. Later, metallic paste wax is applied to the textured surfaces.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #98 Apr 1984 (v.9#2) pg. 52

How to make imitation ormulu mounts to decorate furniture, boxes, and lamps. Made from paper and covered with composition gold leaf (dutch metal).
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #98 Apr 1984 (v.9#2) pg. 54

Paste paint techniques for decorative papers.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #106 Aug 1985 (v.9#10) pg. 36

How to decorate paper grocery bags. Patterns for a patchwork boy and girl included. Finished bag is coated with glossy varnish.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS May 1975 (v.5#7) pg. 24

The art of construction paper applique and a pattern for an oriental picture.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1976 (v.6#6) pg. 70

A look at the crafts of Poland and the work of artisan Helen Miazek. Patterns and instructions for making an elaborate paper cutout included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS May 1977 (v.8#4) pg. 30

Paper punch dot projects include stationary, bookmarks, gift tags, place cards and stamp folders.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jun 1978 (v.9#5) pg. 26

Kaleidoscope graphics. Sunburst pattern is cut from 8 colors of paper, mounted on 12" square art board and framed.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Mar 1979 (v.10#2) pg. 28

Contemporary paper cutting. Textured rice paper is cut into autumn-like designs, tinted with watercolors and mounted between two pieces of acrylic. When hung in front of a window it looks like stained glass.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Oct 1979 (v.10#8) pg. 26

A look at "Scherenschnitte", German paper cutting of elaborate designs for greeting cards, doilies, shelf edgings, etc. Includes instructions for tracing and cutting a design.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Aug 1977 (v.8#4) pg. 26

Jumping Jack to make from paper circles.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1979 (v.189#5) pg. 170, 306

Paper patchwork pictures.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Jul 1980 (v.191#1) pg. 126, 212

Fancy folders made by covering cardboard accordian folders with decorative fabric.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1992 (v.215#5) pg. 180, 251

How to create pierced paper pictures.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING NEEDLECRAFT Spring-Summer 1980 pg. 86, 95

How to cut, spin and weave shifu (a paper textile).
HANDWOVEN May-Jun 1985 (v.6#3) pg. 69

An introduction to paper weaving as a design study or as art in its own right. Accompanying article explains how to teach paper weaving to elementary-school children.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1986 (v.7#4) pg. 28

Oriental design for a cut paper picture that can be framed or lacquered on a box top.
LADIES HOME JOURNAL NEEDLE & CRAFT Fall-Winter 1979 (v.10#1) pg. 81, 114

Paper cutting is best known in America as "scherenschnitte". Patterns included for four different designs.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jan-Feb 1984 (v.29#1) pg. 90, 108

Anniversary gifts to make for 1st through 5th, 25th and 50th wedding anniversaries. (1) Paper scherenschnitte heart painted with lovebirds celebrates "To have and to hold" vow. (2) Machine-applique placemat in a heart-in-hand folk motif. (3) Flower-basket plaque personalized with a couple's name in precut wooden letters is trimmed with silk flowers. (4) Address book cover with a tulip motif is made from suedelike fabric. (5) Painted wooden trivet with a geese-and-heart motif. (6) Picture frame is decorated with tiny silk flowers and sprayed with silver metallic paint. (7) Golden Anniversary sampler has the couple's names and wedding date cross-stitched inside an outline of hearts and flowers.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1987 (v.32#1) pg. 80, 8, 12, 16, 98, 99

Four Scherenschnitte pictures that represent the four seasons.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Sep 1988 (v.33#6) pg. 57, 65

Have you tried origami.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #424 Sep 1963 (v.59) pg. 78

I live in a paper house. Description of the techniques used to construct small buildings from corrugated paper board.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #41 Sep 1976 pg. 102

Victorian parlor pastime. Miniature cut-paper work is used to decorate folding screens, boxes, and/or trays.
NUTSHELL NEWS Jan 1995 (v.25#1) pg. 132

Shifu (spun paper weaving). An historic process used in Japan. Includes a description of how the Seattle Weaver's Guild cut handmade paper (washi) into strips, spun the twisted paper into continuous thread and then wove it into cloth.
SHUTTLE, SPINDLE & DYEPOT #91 Summer 1992 (v.23#3) pg. 35

Origami, the Japanese art of paper folding, is used to make three styles of purses. Cloth, stiffened with fabric stiffener, is substituted for paper. Instructions included for wedge, dollar-bill and triangular purses.
THREADS #65 Jun-Jul 1996 pg. 46

Stained-glass lookalikes are made using white paper, crayons and cooking oil. Patterns for rectangular and circular panels furnished.
WORKBASKET Mar 1987 (v.52#5) pg. 59

Origami oceanscape. Penguin and whale shapes to fold.
WORKBASKET Jan 1989 (v.54#3) pg. 46

How to fold three-dimensional star shapes from strips of paper.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1989 (v.55#2) pg. 22

Kids' stuff. Tips on cutting paper chains.
WORKBASKET Feb-Mar 1995 (v.60#3) pg. 94