Category: Crafts & Hobbies


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Tin-Glazed Earthenware

By: Carnegy, Daphne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A & C Black: 1993

Seller ID: 427

ISBN: 0713637188

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Ceramics Handbooks; 176 pages; This book traces the history of tin glazing from early Mesopotamia through the Islamic world to Spain and then on to Italy (maiolica) , France (faience) , the Netherlands (delftware) and England (lambethware). The author then discusses tin glazing techniques and highlights current use of the medium through the work of well-known tin glazers such as Alan Caiger-Smith, Walter Ostrom, Andrea Gill and others. She also looks at some continental factories that are still using tin glazing techniques but in innovative ways. View more info

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Brick City Global Icons to Make from LEGO

By: Elsmore, Warren

Price: $6.69

Publisher: New York, Barron's: 2013

Seller ID: 1517

ISBN: 1438002491

Condition: Very Good

Brick City is a model builder's festival in book form. What lends special distinction to the models is the way they're constructed. Each is made entirely of LEGO bricks! Known for decades as a favorite children's toy, LEGO bricks have entered the adult model builder's repertoire in recent years. Author and model maker Warren Elsmore presents instructions for neophyte LEGO modelers plus plans for constructing specific buildings and landmarks, along with vivid photos of completed LEGO models. The models represent landmarks from all over the world, and include-- View more info

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On the Day You Were Born: a Photo Journal

By: Frasier, Debra

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 553

ISBN: 0152021728

Condition: Good+

Debra Frasier's On the Day You Were Born has been loved by more than a million families since its publication ten years ago. Now parents can extend the celebration of their child's birth with this easy-to-use photo journal inspired by that modern classic. By simply adding eight photographs, a few details--and a lot of love--they can create a wonderful book to read with their child about their first day together. View more info

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Quilting for the First Time

By: Kooler, Donna

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, N.Y., Sterling Publishing Co.: 2004

Seller ID: 1302

ISBN: 1402717687

Condition: Good

Thanks to the expert advice offered by the famous Donna Kooler Design Studio, anyone can create a beautifully detailed quilt. She answers all the questions and provides all the basics, from fabrics to more advanced techniques: What do I need to know to get started? How do I assemble a quilt? How do I appliqué by machine? How do I make perfect corners with paper piecing? As your knowledge increases, graduate to such advanced skills as surface embroidery, making lattice-strip borders, and combining traditional quilt block motifs. Before long, you’ll be able to produce your own treasured heirl... View more info

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Big Book of Kites

By: Rowlands, Jim

Price: $5.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1988

Seller ID: 117

ISBN: 0312020473

127 pages; This easy-to-follow handbook invites novice kite fliers and skilled enthusiasts alike to discover the pleasures of kite flying as both a sport and an art form. Includes detailed, step-by-step instructions for more than 30 kites and sections on problem solving and flying techniques. 200 line illustrations. 14 color photos. View more info