Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your decor ideas for a share in the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Joss Paper Pictures

by Jane (follow)
Wall Decoration (17)      Art (12)      Decoupage (6)      Living room (13)      Picture (4)      Joss paper (1)     
If you go into any Chinese supermarket, you'll likely find a section with packs of joss paper. The papers have a wonderful soft texture and feature beautiful shades of red, orange, gold and silver. Some have quite intricate designs whilst others are quite simple and geometric. Each sheet is unique and interesting as the metallic leaf is often slightly scarred or irregular.



Joss paper geometric picture, orange and gold picture
Selection of joss paper




Joss paper geometric picture, orange and gold picture
Striking orange and gold with interesting scarring




Silver and cream joss paper, silver joss paper
Pretty squares



Try arranging blocks in a repeating pattern and mount in a frame to make an interesting wall hanging that looks good in a contemporary or vintage setting.



Joss paper geometric picture, orange and gold picture
I made this orange and gold geometric arrangement. It's about 10 years old now and the squares need to be remounted on a new backing sheet but the joss paper has lasted well.




Joss paper geometric picture, orange and gold picture


The joss paper sheets would also be great for decoupage - on a wooden box, tray or piece of furniture. Have you tried this? Please do share a photo in the comments section.


Categories
#Wall decoration
#Living room
#Picture
#Art
#Joss paper
#Decoupage
I like this Article - 5
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Jane
Create some easy Christmas tree place cards for your Christmas party table
8 likes
Here's how to create a play mat for a baby out of ripstop fabric
4 likes
Create some Easter decorations from plaster of Paris
7 likes
A pirate theme room is lots of fun for a boy or girl
10 likes
Whether you love or hate IKEA, the Expedit shelving unit is surely a classic
8 likes
Check out these links for other great sites: **Kids** is packed with hundreds of free creat...
2 likes
view all articles by Jane
Articles by Jane on Other Hubs
Recycle a jar kid and use rubber stamps in a different way to create your own decorated clay ornamen...
1 like
Create your own mat by weaving strips of coloured paper
6 likes
If you liked making with paint on paper, why not try creating your own beach bodies next time y...
9 likes
My daughter loves jigsaw puzzles and wanted to make her own
9 likes
ID: 11912
[ Submit a Comment ]
I've been looking for alternative options to expensive Decopatch decoupage paper. Looks like this might be a great option for me! And I have two Chinese supermarkets in walking distance of my house...
Categories
Featured on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012-2017 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version