Category: Crafts Hobbies

Download e-book for kindle: The Woodwright's Eclectic Workshop by Roy Underhill

By Roy Underhill

For greater than ten years, Roy Underhill has taught the suggestions of conventional woodcraft, or 'how first of all a tree and an awl and make something after one other till you've got a home and every thing in it.' via his well known PBS sequence, The Woodwright's Shop,' and his prior books, Roy has encouraged millions--from specialist craftspeople to armchair woodworkers--with his expertise, wisdom, and exuberance.

Roy returns now together with his fourth e-book, The Woodwright's Eclectic Workshop. It beneficial properties step by step directions for plenty of tasks featured at the tv sequence in recent times, together with such well known tasks because the Adirondack chair, tavern desk, folding ladder, rocking horse, lathe, and kayak. All tasks are illustrated with images and measured drawings.

The publication additionally comprises colourful descriptions of what it used to be prefer to be a tradesperson who made a dwelling by means of hand, operating with the instruments and techniques Roy describes on tv and in his books: carpenters, joiners, wheelwright, millwrights, chairmakers, and blacksmiths. As Roy places it, he desires to study 'the outdated paths within the approach that they have been initially taken: no longer as adventuresome recreations yet a career that placed nutrition at the desk and garments at the kids.'

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Sweet Celebrations with Moda Bakeshop Chefs: 35 Projects to by Lissa Alexander PDF

By Lissa Alexander

Our buddies at Moda Bakeshop have accrued 22 in their well known “chefs” to create this great, chuffed ebook packed with initiatives to make for almost each that you can imagine celebration. Over forty themed designs paintings with Moda precut textile bundles (or the other materials you love) and variety from effortless to more difficult. This booklet would certainly get you within the temper to sew—make each get together together with your friends and family much more specified with pleasant home made presents and décor.

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Download e-book for iPad: Incredible LEGO Technic: Cars, Trucks, Robots & More! by Pawel Sariel Kmiec

By Pawel Sariel Kmiec

From tanks to tow vans, the entire types showcased during this publication use LEGO Technic gears, pulleys, pneumatics, and electrical vehicles to truly circulation. You’ll locate a number of the world’s most sensible fan-created LEGO super­cars, development apparatus, monster vehicles, watercraft, and extra, besides layout notes and breakaway perspectives of the actually terrific mechanisms inside.

Look heavily, and you’ll learn the way professional developers use differentials, suspensions, linkages, and complicated gearing structures of their creations.

Whether you’re a starting builder or an established LEGO fan, Incredible LEGO Technic bargains a different examine the artistry and engineering that may make your LEGO creations come alive.

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Splash of Color: A Rainbow of Brilliant Black-and-White by Jackie Kunkel PDF

By Jackie Kunkel

Learn to mix a rainbow of shiny, saturated colours with crisp black-and-white prints to make awesome quilts. make a choice from smooth, photo styles in addition to conventional designs up to date via a daring palette. you will love the excessive distinction and enjoyable pops of colour in those glowing designs!

  • Confidently create with black and white utilizing Jackie's assistance for scale of print and the way black prints have an effect on surrounding shades another way than white prints
  • 13 initiatives from desk runners to bed-sized quilts--plus exchange colorways--provide plenty of options
  • Piece quilts utilizing quite a few options, from effortless 4 patches to paper piecing, curves, and partial seams

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Pam Powers's Dress-to-Impress Knitted Boot Cuffs & Leg Warmers: 25 Fun to PDF

By Pam Powers

Boot cuffs are only the object so as to add a bit spice for your variety! Peeking simply over your boot tops, they are often lacy, sporty, thick and hot, or tender and female. better of all, they're easy-to-knit tubes with minor shaping--no tough foot as with a sock--so they knit up quickly. they're nice for checking out concepts like colorwork or lace on a small scale. And, after all, they're super-cute to put on and certain to attract reviews anywhere you go.

Pam Powers, writer of Dress-to-Impress Knitted Scarves, brings her impeccable feel of favor to this number of 25 boot cuffs and leg heaters. you'll want to make a couple (or ) for each day of the week.

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Download PDF by georgia grisolia: Bead Tapestry Patterns Peyote Sweet Kitten Gorgeous

By georgia grisolia

A e-book of styles for making Tapestry Peyote beaded goods with Miyuki Delica dimension eleven beads. There are huge photos, a listing of the colour numbers with quantities and a observe chart to be used in making goods. The styles are:
Sweet Kitten nine" x 12", 34 colors

Gorgeous Swallowtail 14" x 10.5", forty two colors

These will be attractive to your domestic. colourful and in huge print.

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Download e-book for kindle: Bathtime Buddies: 20 Crocheted Animals from the Sea by Megan Kreiner

By Megan Kreiner

Take the plunge with fascinating undersea crocheted creatures that double as tub-friendly toys! Megan Kreiner, writer of the wildly well known Crochet a Zoo, provides cute new styles for bathtime enjoyable. sew smart presents which are absolute to make a dash: seahorses, guppies, whales, dolphins, and plenty of more.

  • Create delicate and secure bath toys that use water-friendly materials--such as worsted-weight cotton yarn, terry textile, and sponge stuffing
  • Dive with a bit of luck into every one undertaking; styles for those crocheted toys persist with a skill-building progression
  • Personalize the glance with various basic completing and customizing details

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Necktie Quilts Reinvented: 16 Beautifully Traditional by Christine Copenhaver PDF

By Christine Copenhaver

As lifestyles will get much less formal, neckties do not get worn like they used to, leaving us with a stash of unused ties. Recycle these lonely ties into sixteen stunning quilts and residential components that glance not anything just like the usual stodgy necktie cover! show off the wealthy colours, styles, and textures present in ties with remarkable Hexagons, Log Cabins, Lone Stars, Flying ducks, and extra. the way to wash ties, lower them, create attractive colour combos, and tame slippery textile for quilting. Tie quilts make uniquely own Father's Day, birthday, or any-occasion presents for the tie-wearers on your lifestyles. For either novices and skilled quiltmakers.

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Get Traditions from Elm Creek Quilts: 13 Quilts Projects to PDF

By Jennifer Chiaverini

enthusiasts of Jennifer Chiaverini's Elm Creek Quilts sequence can now sew up the quilts encouraged by way of her final six novels. The best-selling writer stocks her thought for every of the quilts featured within the Winding methods cover, The Quilter's Kitchen, The misplaced Quilter, A Quilter's vacation, The Aloha duvet, The Union Quilters, and the marriage cover. Create a little Elm Creek in your home!

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Download e-book for kindle: The Rainbow Beneath My Feet: A Mushroom Dyer's Field Guide: by Arleen Raines Bessette

By Arleen Raines Bessette

a distinct and precious reference advisor to a couple of the extra universal and most sensible color-producing dye mushrooms of North the US. The publication contains step by step directions to the method from amassing the mushrooms to dyeing the wool. there's a correct and updated description for every species besides over 2 hundred colour pictures. The scope of this paintings is going past the id of species. The authors supply information regarding dyeing apparatus, mordants, getting ready and dyeing the wool, and the impressive array of colours that may be acquired from mushroom.

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