In her book Creative Collage, Clare Youngs proves you don’t need expensive materials and equipment to create beautiful projects. Using scrap paper or fabric, magazines, photographs and paint she has come up with 30 unique handmade collage designs with ideas for gifts and decorations for your home.
Her detailed tips on basic collage techniques, such as what tools and materials to use, plus how to create perfect composition and layering, mean that even beginners will soon master the art of paper collage. Then, once you have mastered the basics, choose from a range of colourful and fun projects, whether you are making a handmade card for a friend, a travel notebook to keep your memories safe or even a stylish lampshade to decorate your home. The possibilities are endless; you can make these projects again and again with a different result every time!