books about: handmade
Scrap-Basket Sensations: More Great Quilts from 2 1/2" Strips
That Patchwork Place, 2011
Kim Brackett is back with more of her masterful designs! If you enjoyed the popular Scrap-Basket Surprises , you'll love this all-new collection of eye-catching quilts. Designed for 2 1/2" strips, each project is perfect for convenient precut bundles--or for cutting strips from your stash. Enjoy a varied assortment of fabrics, from soft pastels to rich country colors to contemporary batiks Choose from 18 exciting quilts--a great value Find ...
Printing by Hand: A Modern Guide to Printing with Handmade Stamps, Stencils, and Silk Screens
STC Craft/A Melanie Falick Book
It’s the natural inconsistenciesthe accidental differences between one finished piece and anotherthat make hand-printed fabrics, papers, furniture, and works of art so interesting. The quirks are what show the maker’s intimate involvement in the process, and it’s that unique quality that first attracted textile designer and illustrator Lena Corwin to hand-printing. Even though decorative prints are more in vogue than ever, there ...
Handmade Shoes for Men
Special essays provide insights into the history of shoe fashion and the shoemaking craft, while excellent color photographs illustrate each stage in the making of these works of art in leather. This book is tailor-made for anyone who values tradition and fashion and simply loves shoes.
Modern Basics: Easy Quilts to Fit Your Budget, Space, and Style
That Patchwork Place, 2011
Love the idea of quilting but limited by time and resources? Oh, and the fact that you barely know how to sew? Here's the answer! With bright, modern prints and simple patterns, Amy Ellis eases new quilters into a lifelong creative adventure. Simple instructions guide you at every step, from cutting and piecing to finishing your fabulous first quilt. Choose from 14 striking designs; each is made from just one block Create beautiful blocks ...
David & Charles Publishers
The Naughty Secretary Club: The Working Girl's Guide to Handmade Jewelry
North Light Books
Join The Naughty Secretary Club! If you prefer your jewelry subtle and serious, you might want to go ahead and set this book back on the shelf. However, if kitschy accessories made with a wink and a smile are your cup of tea, this book will have you on the edge of your chair. The Naughty Secretary Club is packed with more than 50 kitschy-secretary-themed jewelry projects, plus lots of quirky sidebars covering hot topics such as office romance ...
Making Glass Beads (Beadwork Books)
"Jenkins' beads are little glass gems made using standard glassworking supplies....She gives...instructions for plain glass "millefiori (thousand flowers), sculpted beads, and others. Photographs of museum-quality beads...provide an eye-opening look at beads as art." "Library Journal. ."..launches into the basics...graduating from simple...to the complex...every step of the process is accompanied by color photographs. There is enough detail to ...
Inside The Mind of A Jewelry Designer
Inside the Mind of a Jewelry Designer studies the compelling question, “What is creativity?” in an absorbing and personal look at the burgeoning career of jewelry designer, Alene Geed. Fascinated (and quite surprised!) by the intensity of her new passion, Geed courageously uncovers her own motivations leading to her creative transformation from businesswoman to artist. Ignited by a passion so strong that she forgot the passage of time ...
Creative Collage Techniques
Virginia Lee Williams
North Light Books
Collage is a fine art combination of paper and shape, color and texture, imagination and vision. This book can help you bring all of these together in one beautiful creation. Here you'll see magnificent collages by leading artists who show youin step-by-step demonstrationshow to begin, how to design, how to apply collage techniques in exciting ways. Plus you'll get your chance to use those techniques with nearly fifty projects that ...
Handmade in The Present Moment
Yvette V Schindler
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Long anticipated by patrons and fans of The Present Moment Cafe, this recipe book gets into the heart and soul of a raw, vegan, gourmet restaurant. Handmade in The Present Moment not only takes you through the transformational passage which led to the creation of the cafe but Yvette Schindler opens her kitchen doors and shares recipes from one of the finest restaurants of it's kind in the USA. Trained by Chef Chad Sarno, Yvette and her staff ...
Box Set: Soap Making for Beginners + Body Butter Recipes + Apple Cider Vinegar for Beginners (Body Butter, ...
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Handcrafted Leather Journal/Sketchbook 8x10 with Handmade Paper & Center Stone
Handcrafted leather Journal in a 8x10 sketchbook size. Acid free paper makes this a great journal for sketchers, doodles, journaling or an album. Beautiful embossing and tooling
Present Perfect: 25 Gifts to Sew & Bestow
Beautiful handmade gifts for all occasions! In Present Perfect , you'll discover gifts to sew for all of life's major celebrations: birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, new homes, new babies, or simply "just because." Betz White, known for her earth- and family-friendly designs, offers a new collection of sewing projects for you to stitch and give to those you love. Projects include cuddly toys for babies and toddlers, clever bags and ...
Countryside Softies: 28 Handmade Wool Creatures to Stitch
Stash Books, 2011
A tweet, a grunt, a squeak, and a hoot! A little time, a few supplies, and a dash of creativity are all you need to bring these adorable critters to life. Whether it's a fuzzy rabbit personalized as a gift, or a charming family of birds to display in your home, this playful guide features easy-to-follow patterns, clear instructions, and enchanting photography of the creatures in their natural habitats. Best of all, each project is graded ...
Mixed Media Masterpieces with Jenny & Aaron: Create Incredible Art Journals and Handmade Mixed Media ...
Page Street Publishing, 2013
Mixed Media Masterpieces with Jenny & Aaron by Jenny Heid & Aaron Nieradka Craft One-of-a-Kind Art Journals and Mixed Media Keepsakes Jenny and Aaron of Everyday is a Holiday help you create vibrant art journals and unique mixed media pieces with this easy-to-follow guide. With eye-catching projects true to Jenny and Aaron’s quirky style, you’ll have fully-formed pieces of art to display in your home, gift to friends or even wear as ...
Glitterville's Handmade Christmas: A Glittered Guide for Whimsical Crafting!
Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC, 2014
Following the success of Glitterville's Handmade Halloween , Glitterville is back for the sparkliest holiday of all! Glitterville's Handmade Christmas is as bursting as a mantle-hung stocking with twenty new whimsical, winter-wonderful craft projects that will fill your home with sleighfuls of cheer. Hundreds of beautiful, easy-to-follow, step-by-step full-color photos and how-tos make the crafting fun and the results foolproof. From a Jolly ...
The Handmade Alphabet
Presents the handshape for each letter of the American manual alphabet accompanied by an object whose name begins with that letter.
Robin Williams Handmade Design Workshop: Create Handmade Elements for Digital Design
Peachpit Press, 2009
Over the course of the last several years, the DIY market has exploded spawning magazines, books, movies and fueling the growth of the online, handmade marketplace. In Robin Williams Handmade Design Workshop: Create Handmade Elements for Digital Designs , best-selling author Robin Williams and Carmen Sheldon take designers away from their computers and show them, step-by-step, how to use traditional artist's tools to create handmade elements ...
Trash-to-Treasure Papermaking: Make Your Own Recycled Paper from Newspapers & Magazines, Can & Bottle Labels, ...
Storey Publishing, LLC, 2011
Transform junk mail, newspapers, comic books, wrapping paper, food can labels, and old phone books into beautiful hand-made paper in just minutes! "Trash-To-Treasure Papermaking", the ultimate guide for crafty recyclers, is every family's answer to the problem of too much paper waste. With just a blender, paper scraps, and water, people of all ages will discover the fun of whipping up sheets of unique handmade paper in a variety of shapes, ...
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