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Barron's CDL: Commercial Driver's License Test, 4th Edition

Mike Byrnes and Associates · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

This updated manual prepares professional and prospective tractor-trailer drivers for the test that applicants must pass in order to receive a commercial driver's license. The test, administered by the U.S. Department of Transportation, is required in all 50 states. Comprehensive coverage...
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Botanical Beauty: 80 Essential Recipes for Natural Spa Products

Aubre Andrus · Switch Press
Pages: 159
Format: Paperback

Soak, scrub, and soothe your way to relaxation with simple homemade spa recipes from award-winning author Aubre Andrus. Using some of nature's best ingredients, such as beeswax, sugar, coconut oil, shea butter, avocado, sea salt, essential oils, and more, craft everything from a Cooling...
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Cut and Create Paper Mosaics: Comes with Paper and Templates to Create 10 Stunning Artworks

Chiharu Rosenberg · Race Point Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Cut and create your own stunning paper mosaic artworks!No longer are tile mosaics reserved for advanced artists working with ceramic or glass tiles. Use the pre-printed mosaic pieces in Cut and Create Paper Mosaics to create paper mosaics that are just as rich in color, detail, and depth...
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Journal Sparks: Fire Up Your Creativity with Spontaneous Art, Wild Writing, and Inventive Thinking

Emily K Neuburger · Storey Books
Pages: 164
Format: Print book

Using words, drawing, collage, and observation-based list-making, award-winning author Emily K. Neuburger highlights the many paths into journaling. Her 60 interactive writing prompts and art how-tos help you to expand your imagination and stimulate your creativity. Every spread invites...
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The Mitten Handbook: Knitting Recipes to Make Your Own

Mary Scott Huff · Abrams
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

For years, students have asked knitting instructor Mary Scott Huff for a book on their favorite topic - knitting mittens - but one that empowers them to create their own mittens their own way. This is that book. The Mitten Handbook is much more than an instruction book - it provides a list...
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Ponchos to Knit: More than 40 Projects and Paired Accessories in Classic and Contemporary Styles

Denise Samson · Trafalgar Square Books
Pages: 130
Format: Paperback

A poncho collection you won't want to miss! These simple garments are all the rage, and for good reason. Ponchos can be fine or heavy, with or without fringe, neutral or patterned, warm outer attire or perfect for a party. There are endless ways to shape them, style them, and wear them-their...
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Selling Dead People's Things: Inexplicably True Tales, Vintage Fails & Objects of Objectionable Estates

Duane Scott Cerny · Thunderground Press
Pages: 308
Format: Paperback

SELLING DEAD PEOPLE'S THINGS is a wry, behind-the-curtain peek into the world of antiques and their obsessive owners - while still alive and after their passing. An amusing observer of the human condition, author Duane Scott Cerny entertains in illuminating, scary, sad, or frightfully...
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Simple Patchwork Projects: 20 animal-themed projects to sew & quilt

Hayley Smith · Taunton Press
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Put your fabric scraps to good use with this collection of adorable animal-themed patchwork and appliqué projects. If you love animals as much as you love crafting, Simple Patchwork Projects will satisfy both passions, with inspiration and instructions for making 20 useful and oh-so-cute...
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Standard catalog of united states paper money.

Maggie Judkins · Krause Publications
Pages: 479
Format: Paperback

Fully updated and vetted by industry leaders, the Standard Catalog of United States Paper Money, 35th Edition, is an indispensable reference to U.S. currency, offering complete coverage in an easy-to-use format. The new edition of this invaluable catalog features more than 1,000 color notes,...
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365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks

Simon Hugo · DK Publishing
Pages: 255
Format: Print book

Featuring a built-in activity selector and timer, visual tips from LEGO® fan builders, and more, this interactive book encourages creativity while teaching new building skills.365 Things to Do with LEGO Bricks inspires you to look at your LEGO bricks in new and exciting ways. This book...
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Washi Style!: Over 101 Great Projects Using Japanese-Style Decorative Tape

Marisa Edghill · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Colorful and cute washi tape is every crafter's new best friend. Easy to use and gorgeous to look at, these decorative paper tapes from Japan have taken the design world by storm. A much prettier version of masking tape, washi tape is not as delicate as you might think. Extremely versatile...
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