Advanced Origami: More than 60 Fascinating and Challenging by Didier Boursin

By Didier Boursin

Original designs by means of origami artists from Europe and Japan.

Origami is an historic artwork, but glossy paper folders proceed to innovate and invent new and interesting folds. The origami tasks during this e-book are the superior ever created and variety from useful initiatives for daily use to complex paintings rooted in rite and culture.

Advanced Origami good points 60 designs utilizing unique folds now not as a rule obvious in North American origami. every one undertaking is absolutely illustrated with line drawings and the completed piece is showcased in colour images. An introductory part explains simple folding suggestions and terminology by way of 5 sections: * containers and containers
* Animals
* playing cards, envelopes and wallets
* Magic folds
* Airplanes and helicopters.

Advanced Origami is an outstanding assortment to problem paper folders in any respect degrees. Boursin excels in designing new folds and find the easiest new origami from all over the world -- sensible, sturdy gadgets of attractiveness to hone the abilities of lovers of this historic artwork.

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This is absolutely not complex at all, effortless versions, and several other paper plane diagrams in the event you fancy those.

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Paper Cutting Book: Contemporary Artists, Timeless Craft by Rob Ryan, Laura Heyenga, Natalie Avella

By Rob Ryan, Laura Heyenga, Natalie Avella

There's a renaissance underway within the paintings kind of lower paper, with an explosion of uncooked expertise and an abundance of fantastic paintings produced within the medium lately. this beautiful quantity positive aspects paintings from 26 modern foreign artists who're growing photos of superb intricacy, utilizing little greater than paper and blade. that includes a bunch of latest discoveries and together with artwork through such stars as Nikki McClure, Rob Ryan, and Thomas Allen, in addition to a few rising practitioners, Paper Cutting is bound to have interaction paintings buffs and indie crafters alike. An in-depth creation through paper paintings specialist Natalie Avella illuminates the wealthy background of the centuries-old shape, and a fantastic preface by way of liked artist Rob Ryan rounds out this pleasant assortment.

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Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing: Master Applique, by Carol Zentgraf

By Carol Zentgraf

This step by step method reference introduces and punctiliously explores a number of tools of material embellishment that may be used to decorate outfits, domestic décor goods, or maybe quilts. With Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing, you'll delve into a variety of equipment of appliqué, research the nuances of free-motion embroidery and thread sketching, and discover ways to maximize the ornamental stitches and embroidery functions of your stitching computing device. discover the area of trims and examine inventive or attempted and actual how one can follow them. try out a few cloth manipulation ideas to provide textile fascinating texture. each one part comprises easy-to-follow, illustrated directions and ends with 3 to 5 small initiatives. improve your talents and improve your craft with Embellishments for Adventurous Sewing!

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Upcycling Celebrations: A Use-What-You-Have Guide to by Danny Seo

By Danny Seo

Danny search engine optimization is America’s major way of life authority on sleek, green dwelling. In his final ebook, Upcycling, Danny established the way to create attractive issues with the belongings you have already got. Now he returns with a hundred extra projects—this time targeted particularly on events and vacations.

Whether you’re making dramatic get together favors for brand spanking new Year’s Eve, giving a distinct birthday reward, developing paper lanterns for a summer season BBQ, or making plans the Thanksgiving desk, Danny indicates how one can remodel the normal into awesome different gadgets that might make each get together a bit extra festive.

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The Big-Ass Book of Bling by Mark Montano

By Mark Montano

BLINGY, BLINGIER, BLINGIEST! do you need A fashion designer glance that's ALL YOURS— AND to specific YOUR CREATIVITY and feature a few enjoyable?

All that glitters doesn’t must be gold . . . and diamonds (even the faux ones!) could be a girl’s— or a boy’s—best pal. With Mark Montano’s step by step information you, too, can set free your internal fashionista and make awesome, specified add-ons to counterpoint all your cloth cabinet!

Think outdoors the field in terms of fabrics, and payment via your recycling to discover treasures within the Bin. express humans your New Mexico variety, and make a papier-mâché Zigzag Turquoise Cuff out of newspaper. whilst the plastic shop luggage commence crawling out from below the sink, tame them with a Fused Plastic Flower Cuff. Make the tree-mendous Nature’s Bling Bag embellished with branches sliced skinny. Or cord no longer test the ironmongery store for a few coloured twine—and choose up a few aluminum flashing to determine why Tin Is “In”? From punk to unfashionable, from bobby pins to safeguard pins, with greater than a hundred and fifty tasks there’s anything for everybody, even if you need to glam it up Hollywood-style or pass ultra-sophisticated like a newly topped princess.

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101 Crochet Stitch Patterns & Edgings by Connie Ellison

By Connie Ellison

Whole with 87 designated stitches and 14 edgings, this all-in-one guide's crochet styles contain the multiples had to create the glance of the sew and translate them into new designs.

Two sampler afghans are featured and will be made utilizing sew styles present in the e-book, which come with bobbles, shells, popcorn, ripple, textured, and open weave.

Each layout bargains a close-up colour picture plus directions and illustrations while wanted, making it a fantastic addition to any crafter's reference library.

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World of Geekcraft: Step-by-Step Instructions for 25 by Susan Beal

By Susan Beal

Geek meets craft during this enjoyable number of 25 kooky initiatives for geeks of any association, from D&D cube rings, megastar Trek pillows, and large Mario cross-stitch to megastar Wars terrariums, a Morse code cover, and lots more and plenty extra! geared up through trouble from "Not a Jedi Yet" to "Warp Speed," international of Geekcraft covers more than a few well known crafting concepts together with beading, quilting, appliqué, embroidery, and needle felting. better of all, it's effortless to start with step by step directions and convenient templates integrated at the back of the ebook. With plenty of images and lots of geekery all through, this specific booklet exhibits that geek and craft cross jointly like...pixels and cross-stitch!

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Adventures in Bookbinding: Handcrafting Mixed-Media Books by Jeannine Stein

By Jeannine Stein

Discover interesting tools of mixing bookbinding with particular crafts reminiscent of quilting, jewellery making, or polymer clay with Adventures in Bookbinding! With assorted degrees of workmanship together with simple, beginner, and professional, this publication is stuffed with illustrated step by step directions and pictures that exhibit find out how to build the canopy pages, create detailed bindings, and lots more and plenty extra with a various diversity of media.

From a needle-felted magazine to a quilted workbook (and many more), each one venture additionally gains different models with a similar binding geared to these with roughly event. The beginner model is in the event you don't have any wisdom of the craft and need shortcuts, yet love the glance. The professional model is if you have loads of wisdom and talent of a undeniable craft—the grasp paintings quilter, for instance. For this model, a professional visitor artist has created the canopy and the writer has created the binding. this gives yet one more artistic chance: the collaborative undertaking. should you love becoming concerned with round-robins and different shared endeavors, this may exhibit you yet one more strategy to mix your talents with different crafters!

Discover never-ending chances and demanding situations that might eternally encourage you with Adventures in Bookbinding!

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Altered Paper Jewelry: Artful Adornments from Beautiful by Jenn Mason

By Jenn Mason

By way of blending fairly easy jewellery making equipment with ordinary paper arts innovations, Altered Paper Jewelry deals paper crafters, altered paintings aficionados, and jewellery makers artistic new principles for developing fashionable and modern jewellery from lovely paper.

In this booklet, bracelets, necklaces, jewelry and different jewellery could be adorned and built with discovered paper, photographs and lovely scrapbook papers. Beads can be formed from rolled paper, lined with decoupage, and molded with paper craft components. Paper-like fabrics equivalent to vellum, transparencies, cut back plastic and printable textile paper might be punched, reduce, reduced in size and rolled into mini wearable masterpieces. Paper can be folded into lockets, embedded into belt buckles, and fixed into targeted shapes, all within the pursuit of private adornment. Illustrated step by step directions and templates incorporated.

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The Crazy Quilt Handbook, Revised (3rd Edition): 12 Updated by Judith Baker Montano

By Judith Baker Montano

For almost 30 years, The loopy duvet guide has been the basic advisor to studying the paintings of loopy quilting (28 years in print, with over 230,000 copies sold!) Now this must-have source has been up-to-date with new stitches and methods. The third version incorporates a background of loopy quilting, 12 attractive initiatives to make, a dictionary of 37 embroidery and silk ribbon stitches, and distinctive directions for added gildings. reap the benefits of Judith's wealth of information on shades, materials, piecing, embroidery, appliqué, embellishing, beading, images, portray, dyeing, and extra.

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