By Forest Walker Davis
Move past the pockets with an inspiring choice of intriguing duct tape projects!
Sturdy and resistant, and with a myriad of attention-grabbing colours and styles, duct tape is quickly changing into an ideal crafting, domestic and DIY material.
Duct Tape introduces the easy yet flexible fabric and provides a hundred and one artistic tasks to make. every one undertaking is totally illustrated and includes easy-to-follow directions for developing reasonably cheap craft tasks of the maximum caliber and aesthetic.
The Tape man, wooded area Walker Davis, lets you create greater than mere elaborations! attempt making frames, baggage, flora, outfits and bow ties. those tasks are only the start. sturdy and secure to exploit virtually at any place, Duct Tape tasks are nice enjoyable for crafters of any age!
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For this one, I used the point-petal kind. QTo ﬁnish, make a couple of additional aspect petals within the similar colour as your stem, and position them on the juncture of the ﬂower and the stem, to hide up the seams and to make a delicate transition. In nature those are referred to as sepals. QLilies have lance-shaped, elongated leaves, so we’ll fold an extended piece of tape over a cord and minimize out some extent on the finish. plants 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 27 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 27 27 12/19/14 10:10 AM 12/19/14 10:06 AM (Text) (Fogra 39)Job:12-42140 Title:RP - Duct Tape Dtp:225 Page:27 INSTEAD OF slicing THE PETAL form after which adorning IT, I put TORN STRIPS at the FOLDED size OF TAPE ahead of I lower IT, creating a extra NATURAL-LOOKING BOUNDARY 28 Duct tape 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 28 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 28 (Text) (Fogra 39)Job:12-42140 Title:RP - Duct Tape Dtp:225 Page:28 12/19/14 10:10 AM 12/19/14 10:06 AM 42140 - Duc 42140 - Duc 9/14 10:10 AM 9/14 10:06 AM THIS FLOWER was once MADE through slicing VERY SMALL SQUARES, THEN FOLDING THEM INTO aspect PETALS, after which putting these issues ONTO AN UNCUT LILY PETAL (STILL within the oblong STAGE). as soon as all of the issues have been IN position, I minimize the form OF THE LILY PETAL, growing SHARPER EDGES THAN IF I HAD performed these STEPS IN opposite. at first, I meant TO MAKE ONE FLOWER for every OF THE 8 significant homes OF a favored fable NOVEL sequence, yet TO THIS DATE, I HAVEN’T GOTTEN prior THE DRAGON. flora 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 29 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 29 29 1/13/15 3:32 PM 12/19/14 10:06 AM (Text) (Fogra 39)Job:12-42140 Title:RP - Duct Tape 01-C72991 Dtp:225 Page:29 SOMETIMES, IF i would like extra floor quarter for adornment, i take advantage of STRIPS for every PETAL, WHICH has to be LENGTHENED TO ACCOUNT FOR THE PROPORTIONS. I name THIS ornament “THE EXPLODING PLANET,” shaped via slicing A CIRCLE AND cutting IT INTO BITS WITH A CRAFT KNIFE, after which rigorously putting every piece at the PETAL; I keep THE round form by way of increasing ITS DIAMETER, permitting THE UNDERLYING colour TO FILL within the adverse house. 30 Duct tape 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 30 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 30 (Text) (Fogra 39)Job:12-42140 Title:RP - Duct Tape 01-C72991 Dtp:225 Page:30 1/13/15 3:32 PM 12/19/14 10:06 AM 42140 - Duc 42140 - Duc 3/15 3:32 PM 9/14 10:06 AM I frequently locate THAT THE SMALLER you can also make whatever, THE COOLER it's. THE INVERSE is usually actual, however it could TAKE loads of TAPE AND a long time TO MAKE A VIKING LONGSHIP OUT OF DUCT TAPE. vegetation 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 31 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 31 31 1/13/15 3:32 PM 12/19/14 10:06 AM (Text) (Fogra 39)Job:12-42140 Title:RP - Duct Tape 01-C72991 Dtp:225 Page:31 IT TAKES much less TIME TO MAKE THIS kind of ROSE THAN THE POINT-PETAL ROSE and appears extra real looking, however it certainly TAKES a few perform TO GET THE dangle OF IT. 32 Duct tape 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128. indd 32 42140 - Duct Tape_Int_001-128.