Making decorations for your Christmas tree is explained in six simple and easy-to-follow projects, ranging from stocking garlands to gift boxes. Judy Balchin's designs are beautifully and clearly shown in step-by-step photographs, allowing you to personalise your Christmas tree with attractive professional quality decorations. All of the projects are suitable for both traditional and more modern Christmas trees, allowing you to add to your existing collection or make a complete new set!
Judy Balchin studied art at Cardiff College of Art. Following this, she specialised in graphic design at Kent Institute of Art and Design in Maidstone. After working as a graphics assistant at the BBC Television Centre, she joined Adverkit International Ltd as a lettering artist. This began her love affair with letters, producing book jackets, advertising logos and television titles over many years. During this time, she also became involved in the craft world. She has appeared on television, worked as a craft demonstrator, designed craft kits and run workshops. She has produced more than twenty books on various crafts and is the author of many articles for craft magazines. She continues to enjoy her creative world and is currently working on her latest book.