A guide to all things parchment craft: Including book reviews, equipment and other useful information.
Friday, 20 August 2010
This is a technique for colouring the back of the parchment using Dorso oil pastels (or other makes such as Faber Castell) to create soft backgrounds for your designs. The crayons are applied and then rubbed out with a folded piece of kitchen paper to give a really muted background.
Click here to link to a video from ceparching showing how to use dorsing to colour backgrounds.