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In This House

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A beautiful collection of collage art and techniques exploring the theme of home

In This House showcases a collaborative art project that explores innovative altered art and collage techniques by top mixed media artists. Using the theme of "home," each artist designed five altered art rooms to complete an individual 9"x12" 'house' that closes like a book or can stand acco

Paperback, 144 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Quarry Books
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Oct 26, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Beautiful book . . . used the idea with an 8th grade class auction project . . . brought in a lot of $$$$. Definitely worth the $25 I paid for it.
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Love this book, go back to it often just to gaze and be inspired.
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This book has tons of great ideas for collage.
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Recommends it for: book artists and crafters
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A group of artists creates "houses" and then binds them together. Lovely and inspiring.
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Well-known for her youthful roles in The Sound of Music and Lost in Space , Ms. Cartwright is now a mixed-media artist.
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