Category «Crafts Hobbies»

Origami Deluxe Book & Gift Set by Duy Nguyen, Robert Fathauer

By Duy Nguyen, Robert Fathauer

The artwork of origami comes alive with this certain present set, which gives every little thing a crafter must create wonderful folded figures. It’s a similar profitable layout that helped Sushi Deluxe turn into so renowned, with all of the parts elegantly packaged in an enticing reward field: a ravishing miniature chest of drawers with the entire goods fantastically prepared within. Open it as much as discover a fully-illustrated ebook with either simple and complex geo-gami tasks; a toolset with folding and scoring utensils; a gridded paintings quarter mat; and better of all, eighty sheets of origami paper which, if bought individually, might fee greater than the whole set by itself. There are 60 sheets in an eight" x eight" dimension, that includes five styles; 35 in 6" x 6", with 5 styles; 25 that experience specific folding strains to steer beginners throughout the tough tessellation creations; and 12 in shades of good foil. novices can commence with a Killer Whale, Flying Dragon, and Unicorn, whereas the geo-gami contains tessellations to make a Triple-Tiered Hexagon, Triangle Squash, and Dancing Squares.

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Chip Carving Workshop: More Than 200 Ready-to-Use Designs by Lora Irish

By Lora Irish

Chip carving, sometimes called spoon carving or “Kerbschnitt,” is the correct creation to woodcarving for newbies. this easy conventional carving procedure makes use of quite a few simple knives to take away chosen chips of wooden in small triangles, squares, and free-form curves, generating amazingly elaborate and gentle effects. Nationally recognized woodcarving artist and writer Lora S. Irish exhibits you ways to start during this venerable craft.

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Making transparent soap: the art of crafting, molding, by Catherine Failor

By Catherine Failor

With simple parts and traditional kitchen instruments you could craft your personal obvious soaps which are milder, richer, and creamier than any advertisement product. Eschewing advanced equipment and costly gear, Catherine Failor makes use of an easy, responsible method that makes attractive obvious soaps at any time when. Failor’s easy-to-follow photographic directions are followed by way of confirmed recipes and lots of feedback for colourful and sweet-smelling diversifications. You’ll quickly be developing your personal signature cleaning soap blends that bring fresh scents and are mild adequate for even the main delicate skin. 

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Silhouette Style: Techniques and Template Sets for Papercut by Nanetta Banato

By Nanetta Banato

Observe the trendy versatility of the vintage silhouette. The daring traces and powerful contrasts of the silhouette are not any longer constrained to flat, two-color graphics to be held on the relations room wall. In Silhouette sort, silhouette designs tackle colour, size and the twenty first Century. Nanetta Bananto teaches you to carry papercuts to lifestyles in additional than forty tasks incorporating her appealing, unique designs. Create tea-light lanterns, reward containers, playing cards, paper dolls and style components utilizing papercut designs in topics equivalent to sea lifestyles, animals, flora and style. The e-book comprises: step by step directions for 21 fashionable initiatives and greater than 20 adaptations simply created utilizing an analogous ideas and designs guidance and methods on how one can minimize designs both through hand or utilizing an digital die-cutting laptop A CD-ROM containing the entire slicing layout documents had to create the initiatives, plus bonus designs to extend your artistic chances Pull out your scissors or digital cutter and improve a keenness for silhouettes as you create artwork, presents, domestic décor and extra! To learn the pdf records at the CD-ROM integrated during this publication, you will want Adobe Acrobat. To learn .eps documents, you will want a software reminiscent of Adobe Photoshop or CorelDRAW. you could have to convert .eps records to the proper layout on your slicing computing device, in response to the desktop manufacturer's directions.

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Celebrations With Polymer Clay: 25 Seasonal Projects by SaraJane Helm

By SaraJane Helm

Polymer Clay initiatives for yr around vacations and distinct Events
Mark your calendar!
A complete years worthy of vacations, festivities, and specific events might be celebrated with polymer clay. occasion favors, centerpieces, wreaths, monitors, for weddings, birthdays, showers, and seasonal vacations can all be made (or made extra precise) utilizing polymer clay.
Projects include:
- Christmas Ornaments
- marriage ceremony Flowers
- Valentines Day Hearts
- Hanukah Menorah
- Easter Eggs
- Butterflies
- Mardi Gras and Halloween Masks
- Autumn Leaves

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Mastering Raku: Making Ware * Glazes * Building Kilns * by Steven Branfman

By Steven Branfman

From firing to completing, this can be the definitive reference on raku. Ceramists might be educated and encouraged by way of this newly up-to-date, technique-based publication with how-to images and textual content. It covers such subject matters as kinds of clay, forming concepts, firing, glazes, ornament, and kilns and kiln building. learning Raku additionally incorporates a gallery of works from around the globe in addition to up to date clay and glaze recipes.

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Simply Pretty Beading by Patricia Ducerf

By Patricia Ducerf

This paintings provides 35 effortless to stick with, unique rules, each one with step by step directions and diagrams. jewelry designs contain jewelry, bracelets, jewelry and hair slides. initiatives are assigned a skill-level, permitting readers with various adventure to select and select with self assurance. Be encouraged to precise your character via inventive jewelry every body can be resentful approximately.

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Glazes and Glass Coating by Richard A. Eppler

By Richard A. Eppler

Present advances within the formula and chemical elements of glazes and glass coatings make this complete source the main up to date reference on glazes for the ceramics undefined. via concentrating on the method of creating ceramic coatings, their chemical make-up, and the homes of those coatings, Glazes and Glass Coatings is a ebook that may attract a wide-ranging viewers from industries serious about the producing of tile, ceramic coating fabrics, sanitaryware, tableware, enameled home equipment, pastime and giftware to college and scholars in ceramic engineering, to studio potters. someone drawn to making or utilizing glazes and glass coatings will price the services and wealth of data awarded authors by way of Eppler & Eppler.

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Steel Wire Jewelry: Stylish Designs * Simple Techniques * by Brenda Schweder

By Brenda Schweder

What has impressively robust color and is simple to discover, more cost-effective than silver and particularly pliable? metal cord, the most well liked new jewellery-making fabric round. those 35 edgy tasks contain rings, necklaces, bracelets and jewelry and theyre all ideal for the newbie. An advent discusses metals designated houses and all of the easy concepts, from forming curves to making chains, ribbons, clasps and closures.

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