By Priscilla Hauser
Eleven Designs to color on Glass Bottles with Enamels
By Anna Torborg
In a global the place each fabric wish might be crammed by means of ready-made, machine-perfect items, why perform a little humans nonetheless insist on doing issues by way of hand? The Crafter's spouse is for everyone who loves the realm of hand-crafts and anyone who is ever questioned what precisely there's to like approximately it. An online group of expert artists have come jointly to respond to those questions: * Why do you create? * What conjures up you? * How do you're employed? also, each one artist has contributed a development of her personal layout, making The Crafter's spouse the right source for functional initiatives and inspiring phrases.
By Heather Laithwaite
Remark transformer un safari-photo en origami ou faire le travel du monde des animaux ? Vous trouverez dans cet ouvrage quinze modèles d'animaux de différents continents: los angeles girafe et l'éléphant d'Afrique, le toucan d'Amérique du Sud, l. a. tarentule, le basset, le cerf...
Des croquis, des explications claires et détaillées accompagnent chaque animal pour permettre aux débutants comme aux plus habiles de réaliser le modèle de leur choix.
En vous inspirant des pictures des animaux prises dans leur milieu naturel, vous pourrez donner vie à l'origami en l'habillant des couleurs qui lui conviennent et en composant un décor adapté à partir d'éléments reconstitués (mousse, écorce, feuilles, etc.)
an intensive creation, illustrated with computer-generated images, covers the elemental concepts. Then Whyte unearths his patented, perfected beading process: instead of utilizing tricky cord wrapping, he threads the beads at once onto the jewelry before they’re shaped into chain mail. Thirty intriguing tasks comprise a fragile Persian patterned anklet, decorated with tiny silver bells; an amethyst opera-length necklace; and silver jewelry formed like inverted peacock feathers, edged with earrings and turquoise beads.
By Kathryn Caputo
Explains the complete exhibit creation strategy and provides strategies for controlling the variables which may make a distinction among luck and failure.
By Jade Sims
Each undertaking is matched with a selected charity, with substitute feedback for neighborhood locations to give a contribution the thing. The projects-all with appealing pictures, step by step directions, and templates-include: pleased quilts for hospitalized young children, smooth dolls for Nicaraguan orphans, tug toys for animal shelters, knit gloves for homeless shelters, a material backpack for schoolchildren in Africa, a classy handbag for girls relocating out of abusive relationships, and knit scarves for fostercare young people fending off to varsity. participants variety from cloth designers Amy Butler and Heather Bailey to renowned authors and bloggers equivalent to Amanda Soule (www.soulemama.com, Handmade Home), Karri Meng (French General), Amy Ray (Doodle Stitching), Celine Dupuy (Simple Sewing with a French Twist), Vickie Howell (Craft Corps), Cathie Filian (Creative Juice), Susan Wasinger (Eco Crafts), and Betsy Greer (Knitting for Good).
In addition, there are many important the best way to supply in the neighborhood and globally, how one can provide thoughtfully and correctly, and the way to empower these you're helping.
By Viki Lareau
Straight from a jewelry-business mentor, this advisor to getting into the bauble company compiles specialist wisdom and broad studies for these seeking to take their pastime to the subsequent point. Aspiring businesspeople will achieve the good thing about event from the various case reviews and interesting own tales. beginning with the fundamentals of assessing type, time dedication, and audience, the sections development via enterprise licenses and tax numbers, constructing a cohesive presentation for a company, and the superb paintings of pricing for a revenue. necessary appendices on reveal providers, company and govt enterprises, and steered analyzing entire the instruction manual, making it a worthwhile better half for entrepreneurs.
By Ann Benson
Explains uncomplicated suggestions and offers entire styles and directions for greater than 35 tasks utilizing beads. rules for garments components and jewelry - utilizing seed beads, pearls, crystals and so forth - comprise a fringed shawl, a butterfly camisole and a Victorian black lace collar.