Free eBooks

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DIY Picture Framing and How to Hang Photos on a Wall

Enjoy these creative ways to hang photos on a wall, as well as a guide to DIY framing. ***The free download link is below for logged-in users. To access Cloth Paper Scissors web extras, bonus patterns, tips, techniques, and more—all absolutely FREE—please register or sign in.

Mixed Media + Painting Techniques: 4 Free Paper and Fabric Painting Ideas

Artists have been painting fabric for ages—what else are oil pigments on stretched canvas? But painting on commercial or vintage fabric? Mixing in paper, stitch, glue, photo transfers, and more? That’s mixed-media painting. You can use oil pastels, watercolors, spray inks and dyes, or acrylic paint on fabric. It’s all good, and it’s a whole…