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The Knitted Alphabet: How to Knit Letters from A to Z

Kate Haxell · Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Give a personal decorative touch to knitted projects by adding an inspiring message, a special date, a beloved name or initials. This book shows readers how to hand knit every letter of the alphabet, plus numbers and punctuation marks, in 26 different fonts--from simple classic lettering...
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Collage Crafts Gone Wild: Mixed-Media Projects and Techniques

Kristy Conlin · North Light Books
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Collage projects beyond your wildest dreams!Express your unique self in wonderful and fascinating ways--with Collage Crafts Gone Wild, you will take your art to a whole new level, experimenting with new techniques and combining materials and objects in more ways than you can imagine!With...
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Ricky Tims' Convergence Quilts: Mysterious, Magical, Easy, and Fun

Ricky Tims · C&T Publishing
Pages: 80
Format: Paperback

Quilting expert Ricky Tims presents an imaginative, new piecing technique that quilters will adore! Convergence quilts feature two or more fabrics cut into strips, sewn together, then cut and pieced again. Nothing could be simpler - or more magical! Ricky offers lots of creative guidelines...
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Introduction to Model Railroading

Jeff Wilson · Kalmbach Books
Pages: 95
Format: Paperback

The all-new material in Introduction to Model Railroading offers beginning modelers a wealth of information. It begins with choosing a place, era and scale to model. Veteran modeler Jeff Wilson also breaks down the basics of planning a layout and building supporting benchwork. The easy-to-follow...
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The LEGO Trains Book

Holger Matthes · No Starch Press
Pages: 248
Format: Hardcover

Learn the model-making process from start to finish, including the best ways to choose scale, wheels, motors, and track layout. Get advice for building steam engines, locomotives, and passenger cars, and discover fresh ideas and inspiration for your own LEGO train designs.Inside you'll...
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Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects, A LITA Guide

Caitlin A Bagley · ALA TechSource, 2014. ©2014.
Pages: 114
Format: Print book

Spaces that have been designed to allow users to create, build, and learn new projects and technologies, makerspaces employ a variety of tools such as 3-D printers, AutoCAD design software, and even open-source hardware like Arduino Kits. Developing a community around shared use of space...
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Sew Luxe Leather: Over 20 Stylish Leather Craft Accessories

ROSANNA GETHIN · SewandSo
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Fancy a wardrobe full of luxurious leather accessories without the painful price tag? This collection of 20 luxe leather projects is perfect if you're looking for original, high quality projects made from leather, all of which can be made on a domestic sewing machine or with hand stitching....
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No Sewing Until You Quilt It

Holmes · American Quilter's Society; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Ann comes to quilting as a stained glass artist with the luxury of auditioning glass pieces throughout the design process before a piece is finished. By using a simple fusing technique that treats fabric patches as though they were glass, she shows how quilters can make an entire quilt...
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Full Upright and Locked Position: Not-So-Comfortable Truths about Air Travel Today

Mark Gerchick · W. W. Norton & Company; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

"Sit back, relax, and enjoy the flight," our pilots still intone. But who are they kidding? In Full Upright and Locked Position, former FAA chief counsel and senior aviation policy official Mark Gerchick unravels the unseen forces and little-known facts that have reshaped our air travel...
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The Essential Book of Homesteading: The Ultimate Guide to Sustainable Living

ASHLEY ENGLISH · Lark Crafts
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

All the information you need to homestead - gathered in one ultimate, essential book! In barnyards and backyards, on rooftops and in alleyways, a movement is happening - the modern homesteading movement. Whether it's turning a lawn into a vegetable garden, getting a flock of chickens,...
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Toxic Free: How to Protect Your Health and Home from the Chemicals ThatAre Making You Sick

Debra Lynn Dadd · Tarcher; Original edition
Format: Paperback

From the The New York TimesQueen of Green comes the ultimate guide for finding and eliminating the toxic chemicals in your home today. There is no longer any question that consumer products contain toxic chemicals harmful to our families. But how do we protect ourselves, and where do we start?In...
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Block Print: All you need to know to make fine-art prints with lino blocks, foam blocks, and stamp sets

Andrea Lauren · Rockport Publishers, 2016.
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Learn to create classic block print patterns for greeting cards, wallpaper, book illustrations and more with Andrea Lauren's easy step-by-step instruction!Artist and Designer Lauren shows you simple techniques for creating your own printing blocks out of art-foam. With no cutting and chiseling,...
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Building Green, New Edition: A Complete How-To Guide to Alternative Building Methods Earth Plaster * Straw Bale * Cordwood * Cob * Living Roofs

Clarke Snell · Lark ; Lewes
Pages: 615
Format: Print book

The best-selling and highly regarded reference to sustainable construction gets an update! It's refreshed with a completely revised introduction, a bright new cover, and extensive online resource tie-ins. This groundbreaking book doesn't just tell you about "green" house-building...
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Cool Knitting for Kids: A Fun and Creative Introduction to Fiber Art

Alex Kuskowski · Checkerboard Library
Format: Book

From School Library Journal Gr 4-8-Attractive projects and a clean, colorful page design will tempt readers to try out these traditional skills, which are making a comeback. While fiber arts do require an initial investment in tools and materials, those who master them...
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Mug Rugs (Love to Sew)

Christa Rolf · Search Press
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

A selection of mug rugs—large coasters with room for a favorite mug and a cookie or two—designed by renowned international patchwork artists are included in this project book. Each design has simple step-by-step instructions and beautiful photographs; they are small enough to complete...
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