40 Cool and Practical Things to Make with Your Color Printer
By Kay Hall
Publisher: No Starch Press
Released: October 1998
The Color Printer Idea Book opens up a whole new world of computer-aided creativity! You'll first learn the secrets to getting the best results from your inkjet printer, then be introduced to dozens of printable media choices from paper to plastic to fabric. Discover the latest crafting and desktop production techniques--and a ton of resources--to fully equip you for making your own masterpieces. Topping that off are 40 step-by-step projects to jump start your imagination. This exciting variety of innovative and practical ideas for your correspondence, wearables, gift giving, home decor, and just plain fun goes well beyond the typical computer-generated fare. You'll learn how to:
Print professional-looking labels for homemade concoctions
Personalize T-shirts and aprons
Design a customized clock or candy jar
Make dazzling business cards and plaques
Create mock stained glass and embroidery
Produce a photo calendar
Include 3-D images or secret messages in a card or flyer
And much, much more!
The Color Printer Idea Book is not only the first-timer users, it's an invaluable workbook full of time-tested hints for computer crafting professionals everywhere. As a staple item for hours of productive fun, this book is for creative computer-users who want to take their color inkjet printers to the limit.