The Art And Craft Of Leather

Author: Maria Teresa Llado i Riba
Editor: B.E.S. Publishing
ISBN: 9780764160813
Size: 15,41 MB
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Provides step-by-step instruction for leatherworking projects suitable for beginners, and also covers more advanced techniques, and includes information on tools, materials, and a glossary.

The Art Craft Of Pyrography

Author: Lora S. Irish
Editor: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9781565234789
Size: 20,71 MB
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With 35 original and detailed patterns and projects, the best-selling author and artist in the craft of pyrography shows artists of all skill levels how easy, fun and exhilarating it is to 'draw with fire' in any medium - including paper, leather, gourds and wood. Although it is often referred to as wood burning, the art of pyrography can be worked on just about any natural surface, including gourds, leather, or cotton rag paper. Now Lora Irish, the author of the bestselling Great Book of Woodburning, offers thirty-five amazingly detailed new projects that explore the craft of pyrography across the full range of inventive pyro media.

Traditional Art Craft Of The Gambia

Size: 16,50 MB
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Make It Of Leather

Author: Julius Gabriel Schnitzer
Size: 12,73 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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New Crafts Leatherwork

Author: Mary Maguire
ISBN: 9780754825340
Size: 11,14 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Combines expert tuition with exquisite projects presented clearly and simply. With photos and instructions.

The Art And Craft Of Making Classical Guitars

Author: Manuel Rodr’guez
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9780634063138
Size: 15,51 MB
Format: PDF
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Rich in beauty, sound and history, Manuel Rodriguez and Sons' classical and flamenco guitars have been lovingly hand-crafted in Madrid since 1905. The company's remarkable creations are just as acclaimed today, capturing the 2000 Player's Choice Award from Acoustic Guitar magazine for its nylon-string model. New from Hal Leonard and for the first time available in English, The Art and Craft of Making Classical Guitars presents master luthier Manuel Rodriguez's thoughts on the history of the instrument he loves, and how the guitar attained its prominent position among musical instruments. Filled with fabulous historical photos, priceless memorabilia, abundant diagrams and more, the book covers topics such as the art and development of the guitar, materials used in construction, and much more. Essential for all admirers of the guitar.

The Art And Craft Of Handmade Books

Author: Shereen LaPlantz
Editor: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486813339
Size: 10,28 MB
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Innovative approach to bookbinding explains techniques that elevate handmade books into extraordinary artworks. Simple, well-illustrated directions explain how to make pop-up panels, pages that "explode" from the spine, slipcases, and more.

The Art And Craft Of Entertaining

Author: Kimberly Kennedy
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451612608
Size: 20,12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Where do I begin? That's the question we start with when thinking about throwing a party -- and for many of us, that's the question we end with, too. We may like the idea of entertaining friends and family in our home, but the details -- those how to's of planning the party, making the food, and playing hostess -- can quickly overwhelm us, prompting us to tuck away the idea, waiting for another, better time. But it doesn't have to be that way. With The Art and Craft of Entertaining, author Kimberly Kennedy provides all the information and inspiration you need to plan, organize, and carry out a successful no-stress event. Marry some of her ideas with your own, and you'll be on the way to developing your style, gaining confidence as a hostess and elsewhere in your life. Whether you're throwing a cocktail party, a baby shower, or an intimate dinner for two, The Art and Craft of Entertaining will take you there, step-by-step. Instructive and encouraging, this essential book lays the groundwork for entertaining with style, demonstrating how to craft a perfect invitation for any occasion, organize your supplies into versatile and efficient arsenals, and plan a satisfying meal without breaking your budget. The Art and Craft of Entertaining shows how to mix passion with planning so that you can throw the party of your dreams. Inspiration without intimidation. That's The Art and Craft of Entertaining.

The Art And Craft Of Wood

Author: Silas J. Kyler
Editor: Quarry Books
ISBN: 1631594141
Size: 16,35 MB
Format: PDF
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The Art and Craft of Wood shows you how to mill, stack, dry, and flatten a log into useable lumber and build a variety of household furnishings. Trees are all around us. They provide shade, beautify our neighborhoods, filter our water, and clean our air, but when they die, we often don't know what to do with them. Now you can learn the skills to reclaim those trees as lumber. Perfect for the woodworking hobbyist, The Art and Craft of Wood introduces readers to the basics of wood craft. The Art and Craft of Wood will inspire you to make something of your own through simple, step-by-step photos. As a reader, you will learn valuable skills, including: Where to find wood that you can reclaim for your own use How to mill, stack, dry, and flatten your log into useable lumber Create a variety of useful household furnishings in 7 step-by-step projects ranging in difficulty from novice to more complicated What to do with leftover material, such as making firestarters and animal bedding Authors Silas Kyler and David Hildreth are also the filmmakers behind the documentary Felled, a film about giving new life to urban trees; they have lived the process of refining wood. The Art and Craft of Wood is their guide to you!