Somerset Studio - Remembering The Titanic - March/April 2002
Front Cover: Somerset Studeo: Paper Arts, Art Stamping, Leter Arts. Remembering the Titanic Special Issue - March/April 2002. GGA Image ID # 102c11bd5f
Somerset Studio Magazine Special Issue on Remermbering the Titanic. Their "Night to Remember" offers over 15 pages of ideas in creating Titanic -themed arts and crafts and momemtos that you can create with instructions provided and images you might find on the GG Archives.
Table of Contents
-: Remembering The Titanic :-
- Day-Dream Journals 18
by April Sytsma
Make these dreamy journals with a few simple bookbinding techniques and the papers of your choice.
- Aboard the Titanic 21
by Maureen Blackman
The author recreates the final voyage of the Titanic in the form of a journal and fictional letters for her granddaughter.
- Pictorial Diaries 28
by Mary Spires
Learn how to incorporate portraiture into your next collage painting.
- Printmaking Without a Press 34
by Mercedese Bantz
Yes, you can make prints—without a press! Mercedese Bantz (illustrator for Somerset Studio) shows how easy it is to make lovely art prints right in your own home.
- Quill America: Celebrates a Centuries-Old Paper Art 40
by Paige Meeker
Paper “quillers” from throughout the US, Canada and England gathered last June to celebrate Quill America 2001.
- Aged Papers 42
by Lea Everse
Many techniques for making authentic looking “antiqued” paper are available to the modern artist ... and the author shares them with us here.
- The Booklace 62
by Sharon Cipriano
Its a book ... its a necklace ... its both, actually. Use little metal frames to enclose tiny handmade books or miniature art pieces to create stunning works of art- to-wear.
- Romancing the Stone 72
by Linda Reid
Stamp into small chips of shrink plastic to make lovely mosaic “stones” for your next artwork project!
-: In Every Issue :-
- The Storyteller 1
by Collene Bryan Rodgers
- Letters to the Editor 4
- Return to Paper Crafters 9
by Rona Chumbook
- In the Artist’s Hands 12
by Susan Pickering Rothamel Art tools and materials explained: In this issue, learn about using “uncommon art tools & materials" in your craft room.
- An Artful Journey: Fez, Morocco 14
by Catherine Hightower
The author takes you on a journey to the artistic and cultural heart of Morocco: Fez, a bewildering honeycomb of dead-end alleys, souks, shops, mosques and more.
- The Business of Art 26
by Peggy Skycraft
The author teaches you the business of marketing your arts and crafts.
- Exemplar 32
by Lorraine Brown
- Enlighten Me 46
- The Lively Art of Lettering 49
by our readers
Featuring glorious lettering art, advanced calligraphy projects, and some quick-and-easy techniques.
- A Call for Creativity: Flower Pounding 66
by Laura Martin
- Essentials 70
- Responding to the Call: Foamcore Figures 76
by our readers
- Artist Portfolio: Dottie Jazemski 82
by Kathryn Bold
"I don’t settle on one type of art,” says the subject for this issues Artist Portfolio. “If I do the same thing too many times, it isn’t fun anymore.”
- With One Stamp: Fancy Shoe 92
by Sharilyn Miller
- Méiange 97
- Expressions 114
by our readers
Our readers flaunt their extraordinary talents in paper crafting, book arts, art stamping, and calligraphy.
- On Assignment 132
- Resource Guide 136
- Anticipations 140
Next Issue Offerings
- Sample Instructions 141
- Glossary of Terms 166
- Beginning Basics 168
- Gatherings 170
- Advertiser Index 175
- Legacy: The Community of Angels Project 176
by Margaret Arguelles