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Encaustic Art: How to Paint with Wax

Michael Bossom · Search Press
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Michael Bossom shows how to create encaustic art using an iron and molten wax. He explains this ancient art form from the tools needed to the basic techniques of smoothing, dabbing, marking and working with the point of the iron, and beyond, to creating simple abstracts, impressive landscapes,...
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Quick Crocheted Accessories

Sharon Zientara · Interweave
Pages: 119
Format: Print book

Crochet accessories are as easy as 1, 2, or 3 skeins of yarn!In Quick Crocheted Accessories, author Sharon Zientara has curated a collection of crocheted projects that make use of one, two, or three skeins of yarn, allowing for both color play and larger projects. Crocheters will enjoy...
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Handy Dad: 25 Awesome Projects for Dads and Kids

Todd Davis · Chronicle Books
Format: Paperback

Skate ramps, zip lines, go-carts, and more! In this super-fun book, Todd Davisextreme sports athlete and host of HGTV's Over Your Headpresents 25 awesome projects for dads to build with their kids. Busy dads can choose projects that range from simple to challenging and take anywhere...
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Super Simple Twig Projects: Fun and Easy Crafts Inspired by Nature

Kelly Doudna · Abdo Publishing Company
Format: Book

"Super SandCastle books"--Title page verso.
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Creative Watercolor Techniques

Zoltan Szabo · Echo Point Books & Media
Pages: 174
Format: Hardcover

Build your creative toolbox! Perfect for the ambitious beginner with a bit of experience under their belt or seasoned painters in search of a fresh approach, Creative Watercolor Techniques is a vast repository of innovative and unusual painting methods that will help you achieve new levels...
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Mason Jar Nation: The Jars that Changed America and 50 Clever Ways to Use Them Today

JoAnn Moser · Cool Springs Press
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Learn how to make more than 50 Mason jar projects, including luminaries, planters, and upcycled art, in this eagerly anticipated book for DIYers!Mason Jar Nation begins by exploring the Mason jar's impact on America since its 1858 patent. Prior to the jar's invention, settlers had no reliable...
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Lovely Landscape Quilts: Using Strings and Scraps to Piece and Applique Scenic Quilts

Cathy Geier · Fons & Porter
Format: Book

Create beautiful landscape quilts using strips and scraps with these 15 lovely projects!In Lovely Landscape Quilts, Cathy Geier walks you through the process of creating amazing landscape quilts using simple techniques that anyone can try. Learn how to find inspiration and choose your fabrics,...
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American Horticultural Society Plant Propagation: The Fully Illustrated Plant-by-Plant Manual of Practical Techniques

Alan Toogood · DK; 1st American ed edition
Format: Hardcover

The unrivaled priatical guide to the successful propagation of all garden plants -- from trees and shrubs to culinary herbs. Expert Guidance On The Propagation Of More Than 1,500 Plants. Whether you want to increase your plants by the easiest or most reliable methods of propagation, or experiment...
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Dixie Highway : road building and the making of the modern South, 1900-1930

Tammy Ingram; University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Center for the Study of the American South. · The University of North Carolina Press
Pages: 272
Format: Book

At the turn of the twentieth century, good highways eluded most Americans and nearly all southerners. In their place, a jumble of dirt roads covered the region like a bed of briars. Introduced in 1915, the Dixie Highway changed all that by merging hundreds of short roads into dual interstate...
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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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Wise Craft: Turning Thrift Store Finds, Fabric Scraps, and Natural Objects Into Stuff You Love

Blair Stocker · Running Press Book Publishers
Pages: 184
Format: Paperback

Wise Craft is a guide to the homemade life, turning old things into special new objects that enhance the home. Based on the popular blog of the same name, this guide focuses on creating a homemade atmosphere that reflects your family, without spending a fortune. Instead of throwing away...
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Heirloom Wood: A Modern Guide to Carving Spoons, Bowls, Boards, and other Homewares

Max Bainbridge · Abrams
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Heirloom Wood is a love letter to wood's form and function through simple woodworking projects. Combining traditional techniques with contemporary design, Max Bainbridge teaches you how to identify wood types, source timber, and set up a basic toolbox, then offers step-by-step carving and cutting...
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How to code in 10 easy lessons

Sean McManus · Walter Foster Jr
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

"From writing simple coding instructions using Scratch software, to learning the coding skills to create your own computer game and even design your own website, this book leads the way. By breaking this daunting subject down into the 10 "super skills" needed, young readers...
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Beautiful Beadweaving: Simply gorgeous jewelry

Isabella Lam · Kalmbach Books
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

This book contains 25 gorgeous projects which focus on creating detailed, stitched jewelry. Isabella's original designs use common stitches such as peyote, herringbone, and right-angle weave and materials to make stunning wearable beadwoven jewelry. Her concise instructions incorporate...
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A Spoonful of Sugar: Sew 20 Simple Projects to Sweeten Your Surroundings Zakka Style

Lisa Cox · Fons & Porter
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

Treat yourself to 20 sweet and original craft projects!If you love crafting but find yourself short on time, all you need is A Spoonful of Sugar!Lisa Cox, the talented designer behind A Spoonful of Sugar Designs, offers twenty fun yet functional projects to decorate your bedroom, kitchen,...
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