You've seen a few shows on TV, and working with wood looks like it could be quite entertaining and rewarding. After all, you get to create something that you can proudly display to your friends and family. But where and how do you begin to move from expressed interest to hands-on experience?"Woodwor..
Make floating candles, herbal soaps, and even a home spaDiscover the secrets of color, shape, and scent the fun and easy way?Whether you're a beginner or seasoned craftperson, this fun book offers everything you need to make beautiful, professional-looking candles and soaps at home. You get practica..
Get the know-how you need to create beautiful quilts and decorative quilted items Quilting is a fun hobby -- but where do you begin? From selecting fabrics and designing a quilt to stitching by hand or machine, this friendly guide shows you how to put all the pieces together -- and create a wide var..
Making books by hand has never been cooler, with this inspiring guide to 30 top bookmakers working today, plus 21 tutorials for essential techniques to make your own books. Crafters, artists, writers, and book lovers can't resist a beautifully handbound book. Packed with wonderfully eclectic example..
With more than 500 illustrations, this book is perfect for craftsmen who want to set up a blacksmith shop, and for lovers of history and craft alike. This book describes and illustrates the equipment and techniques developed in more than six thousand years of working iron by hand.Indeed, this unique..
This hardcover book with internal spiral binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for carpenters and woodworkers to keep near their workbench or toolbox for quick access.The design of this book allows it to lay open flat, which allows for easy and frequent reference, and the interior photographs, illu..
"The Backyard Blacksmith "shows you how -- with some patience and a working knowledge of metals, basic tools, and techniques -- blacksmithing can be easy to learn, and a rewarding hobby. Through instructions and illustrations, readers will learn to make simple tools and useful items, such as nails, ..
"The Crochet Stitch Bible" contains over 200 stitches explained in full, and is a perfect starter guide for beginners, with advanced projects and details for experts. The handy spiral bound design allows this book to be laid open on a work surface for easy reference, and makes a wonderful addition t..
Master designer and author of over seven bestselling books, Paula Pryke shares her experience in planning floral displays and accents to set the tone for any event or special occasion. This book emphasizes wreaths and bouquets, but also includes other floral accessories that add a special decorative..
The possibilities for three-dimensional manipulation of fabric - gathering, pleating, tucking, shirring, and quilting woven materials - are seemingly endless. To describe them all would be to describe the entire history of sewing.In "The Art of manipulating Fabric," Colette Wolff has set herself jus..
Learn to fold beautiful and easy papercraft models with this origami kit. The fascinating art of paper-folding, known as origami, has been practiced in Japan for centuries. It is more than the creation of delightful paper figures--it's an intricate craft than can be enjoyed by the young and old alik..
Make simple and fun paper craft models with this easy origami book. World renowned origami author and expert Florence Temko brings you "Origami for Beginners," a her collection of her most simple and user-friendly designs. Experience the thrill of creating delightful origami objects from a single sh..
$$$ Dollar, dollar bill--create fun and intricate origami using your Washingtons, Franklins, and Lincolns $$$ World renowned origami artist Michael LaFosse introduces "Money Origami Kit." This origami kit includes a whimsical collection of new origami paper craft projects designed for paper folders ..
Fold decorative papercraft models with this beautiful origami paper pack. This affordable origami paper pack includes durable authentic origami paper folding sheets with a variety of colors based on 12 different traditional Japanese patterns. It's perfect for any folder who wants to add a distinctiv..
Origami paper with stunning Japanese traditional prints and fun and simple folding instructions "Amazing Origami Kit" is designed for origami paper folders of all ages and all skill levels--from novices up to more experienced folders. It provides everything you need to create exciting and original ..
Fold and fire aerodynamic paper airplanes dozens of feet into the air with this easy origami kit. "High Performance Paper Airplanes" presents a collection of realistic origami paper airplanes from well-known author and paper aviation expert Andrew Dewar. Dewar has spent decades perfecting the art of..
Fold unique and striking papercraft models with this origami paper pack. For the first time, origami papers feature traditional Japanese ukiyo-e prints of samurai warriors. These beautiful collections of samurai origami paper prints will add a Japanese flair and authenticity to your folded origami m..
Pop, fold and fly sturdy paper airplanes with this easy origami kit. Origami author Andrew Dewar rediscovered his childhood love of paper airplanes in Japan working with Yasuaki Ninomiya (creator of the famous "White Wings" planes). His designs are incredibly easy to assemble and his book not only e..