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découpage

(dā'ko͞opäzh`), any process of decorating surfaces in which paper cutouts made of new materials completely cover the surface. These cutouts are attached to the work by pasting or gluing. The simple techniques involved in this form of collagecollage
[Fr.,=pasting], technique in art consisting of cutting and pasting natural or manufactured materials to a painted or unpainted surface—hence, a work of art in this medium.
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 make it an easily accessible art form.
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There will be a demonstration of the art of decoupage, which is described as using paper to upcycle plates, mugs and books as decorative items and guests will have the opportunity to make their own piece..
Sans donner de date precise, Noureddine Bedoui a indique jeudi a l'APN lors d'une seance pleniere consacree aux questions orales que la premiere phase de ce nouveau decoupage administratif se rapportant aux regions du sud et des hauts plateaux et dont les contours ont ete fixes a l'occasion du conseil des ministres du 27 janvier 2015 fait l'objet actuellement d'une etude d'evaluation.
Pour decrire le mode de decoupage des planches dans les quatre volumes, nous avons observe pour chacun d'eux les elements suivants: 1) le nom des fragments; 2) s'il s'agit d'une planche de droite (D) ou d'une planche de gauche (G); la mention des planches porteuses du titre du fragment; 3) le mode de decoupage en bandes superposees 1, 2 et 3; 4) le mode de decoupage de chaque bande; 5) la planche non decoupee ou planche-vignette.
Rekha Sunil, an Indian artist who runs the Time Square Centre-based Creativa Middle East (CME), said the main reason behind Decoupage's popularity is that anyone can master it.
Because of the time of year, photocopies of Dia de los Muertos-themed collages, which I prepared ahead of time, were dispersed to the students, who then cut and tore them into smaller pieces to use for their decoupage. Students brushed on a solution, which I had made by mixing glitter glue with white school and water (half water, half glue).
The fragment cited above continues as follows: 'Di decoupage in decoupage/l'anima mia scarnificata come un ossobuco' (p.
ABHA: A local businesswoman here is using the art of decoupage to create a thriving enterprise.
The workshop, which is suitable for beginners, will teach the art of decoupage by providing basic knowledge of the art form and teaching the relevant techniques.