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Crafting with Nature: Grow or Gather Your Own Supplies for Simple Handmade Crafts, Gifts & Recipes

Amy Renea · Page Street Pub Co, 2016.
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

An Inspiring Collection of Handmade Crafts Using Materials from NatureFuse your love for crafting and the outdoors with this incredible compilation of DIY crafts, recipes and gifts made with natural materials you can grow or gather yourself. Gardening and crafting expert Amy Renea takes...
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The Flower Chef: A Modern Guide to Do-It-Yourself Floral Arrangements

Carly Cylinder · Grand Central Life & Style
Pages: 223
Format: Print book

THE FLOWER CHEF is a modern, comprehensive guide to floral design that caters to all readers--from beginners who have never worked with flowers before and are looking for a new creative outlet, to decorators, party planners and photographers looking to liven up their spaces. Even professionals...
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Sharpening woodworking tools : how to achieve the sharpest cutting edges with traditional techniques

Rudolf Dick · Schiffer Publishing
Pages: 222

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Luxury textiles from islamic lands, 7th to 20th century.

Louise W Mackie · Cleveland Museum Of Art
Pages: 517
Format: Print book

For centuries, luxury textiles were symbols of status, wealth and power at Islamic imperial courts from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean, setting standards for beauty and fueling prosperous, urban economies. This book offers an unparalleled examination of Islamic luxury textiles, drawn...
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Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids: Fun, Easy, and Creative Drawing and Crafts Projects

Kathy Barbro · Rockport Publishers
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Help your children leave their creative mark on the world with Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids!This treasure trove of drawing and crafts projects features Sharpie markers, an incredible versatile art tool with rich color and bold lines that bring out the best in kids' creations. Sharpie...
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Crochet Animal Rugs: Over 20 Crochet Patterns for Fun Floor Mats and Matching Accessories

Ira Rott · SewandSo
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Crochet decor your kids will be begging for! Bring their bedroom decor to life with this collection of seven sensational animal rug designs, by popular crochet designer Ira Rott. You will love making these unique and quirky designs that kids will simply adore. Choose from an amazing elephant,...
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Mittens from Around Norway: Over 40 Traditional Knitting Patterns Inspired by Folk-Art Collections

Nina Granlund Saether · Trafalgar Square Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Take a trip to Norway - without ever setting down your needles! Let Nina Granlund Sæther guide you through Norway's mountains, rivers, and countryside as you delve into 400 years of Scandinavian knitting history. Reconstructed from historical sources or drawn directly from the author's...
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Origami Dinosaurs

Matthew Gardiner · Windmill Books, 2016.
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Its been million of years since dinosaurs walked the Earth, but readers can create their own origami dinosaurs with the help of the detailed instructions waiting for them on each page. Fun facts are presented about each featured dinosaur, including the mighty Triceratops and the massive...
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How to Build Realistic Model Railroad Scenery (Model Railroad Handbook)

Dave Frary · Kalmbach Publishing Company; Revised edition
Pages: 132
Format: Paperback

A cookbook approach to creating scenery like an expert that delivers predictable results every time. Teaches how to design, build, model, and finish backgrounds, mountains, hills, trees, bushes, water, dirt, and much more. Features detailed photos, techniques, and product information.
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Making Mini Food: 30 Polymer Clay Miniatures

Lynn Allingham · GMC Publications
Pages: 207
Format: Paperback

Now you can indulge in your love for pizza, cake, burgers and ice cream without putting on any weight! With these sumptuous miniature polymer clay food projects you can enjoy all of your favorite treats without any guilt at all. Divided into three levels, each project has clear step-by-step...
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Crafting a Patterned Home: Painting, Printing, and Stitching Projects to Enliven Every Room

Kristin Nicholas · Roost Books
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Create a unique space that's all your own--bold and colorful handmade projects to fill your home with pattern from color expert crafter extraordinaire Kristin Nicholas.Jump into the world of pattern--get a crash course on the types of patterns and how they are made; learn how to gain inspiration...
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Supercraft

Dk. · DK
Pages: 175
Format: Paperback

52 creative craft and sewing projects easy enough to complete in just one weekend, designed to keep crafters busy all year long.Supercraft is packed with DIY craft and sewing projects that use everyday materials and innovative techniques so you can upcycle your way to creating something...
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More Halloween Origami

Ruth Owen · Powerkids Pr
Format: Print book

Halloween can be a creepy holiday, and young origami artists will love making it creepier by constructing their own Halloween decorations using the art of paper folding. While creating origami skulls, vampires, witches, spiders, and more, readers will discover why this intriguing imagery...
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Walkaround Model Railroad Track Plans

Don Mitchell · Kalmbach Pub Co
Pages: 71
Format: Paperback

Follow Pelle Søeborg as he completely rebuilds his Daneville model railroad. He takes all the lessons learned from his first layout and applies them to this project. Using the latest materials and technology, modelers will learn valuable new techniques for benchwork, scenery, structures,...
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Kaffe Fassett's Quilts in America: Designs Inspired by Vintage Quilts from the American Museum in Britain

Kaffe Fassett · Taunton Press
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his highly successful series of patchwork and quilting books, Kaffe Fassett has returned to his American roots. Using the collection of American vintage quilts in Britain's American Museum in Bath as his inspiration, Kaffe has chosen 18 different...
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