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Candle Making Basics: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started

Eric Ebeling · Stackpole Books
Pages: 184
Format: Paperback

Step-by-step color photographs and descriptive detail make this book indispensable for beginners looking to create beautiful and functional scented candles on their very first try, and for experienced crafters who want to sharpen their skills. Precise instructions eliminate the guesswork...
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Cool Engine & Motor Projects: Fun & Creative Workshop Activities

Rebecca Felix · Checkerboard Library
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Assemble, build, and put power in motion with Cool Engine & Motor Projects! Kids can learn how to create a buzzing robot, move a ship with steam, and more! Each workshop project includes easy-to-read, step-by-step instructions paired with photographs. Budding craftspeople and engineers...
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The Fine Art of Paper Flowers: A Guide to Making Beautiful and Lifelike Botanicals

TIFFANIE TURNER · Watson-Guptill
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring, practical and gorgeous guide to crafting the most realistic and artful paper flowers for arrangements, art, décor, wearables and more, from San Francisco botanical artist Tiffanie Turner. The Fine Art of Paper Flowers is an elevated art and craft guide that features complete...
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Storey's Guide to Keeping Honey Bees, 2nd Edition: Honey Production, Pollination, Health

Malcolm T Sanford · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

This trusted handbook is a must-have for novice and seasoned beekeepers alike. Now totally redesigned and featuring color photos and graphics, the second edition also includes up-to-date information on honey bee health. The go-to reference presents comprehensive yet accessible information...
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Easy Lace Knits: All You Need to Know to Start Knitting Lace & 20 Simply Beautiful Patterns

Anniken Allis · Stackpole Books
Pages: 136
Format: Paperback

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How to Decorate: An Inspiring and Practical Handbook

Shannon Fricke · Potter Style
Format: Book

If you dream of decorating (or redecorating) your home but have no idea where to begin, this decorating workshop-in-a-book decodes an interior designer's thought process on creating a stylish home with vision and flow.The secret to those gorgeous interiors in the magazines lies not in the things...
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Handmade Houseplants: Remarkably Realistic Plants You Can Make with Paper

Corrie Beth Hogg · Timber Press
Pages: 300
Format: Paperback

Houseplants are everywhere - on Instagram, in the media, and in trendy homes all over the world. In Handmade Houseplants, expert crafter and tastemaker Corrie Beth Hogg offers a no-water necessary alternative: plants made from paper! This stylish guide includes step-by-step instructions...
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The Little Free Library Book

Margret Aldrich · Coffee House Press
Pages: 259
Format: Hardcover

"The Little Free Library is a terrific example of placing books - poetry included - within reach of people in the course of their everyday lives. Free is always a good thing, and the project has a nice give-and-take feel to it. Here's hoping we bump into literature when we turn the next...
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Makes for Mini Folk: 25 Projects to Make for the Little People in Your Life

LISA STICKLEY · Pavilion
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

From toys for the youngest infants to sophisticated, supersized projects for older kids, this stylish craft guide helps adults make something special for the children in their lives. These projects guarantee endless fun for both children and adults! Lisa Stickley is known for her stylish,...
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