The Magic Hose Elizabeth Kintz 2012-02 Brown bunny and white bunny discover a piece of broken hose in the garden one day. Making believe that the hose is anything other than an old, rubber garden tool - a telescope! a snorkel! a trapeze! - the bunnies' imaginations take us on a wild and wondrous adventure.
Half Yard Christmas Debbie Shore 2015-05-18 Turn fabric scraps into holiday treasures with this guide featuring more than 30 sewing projects by the creator of the Half Yard Sewing Club. In Half Yard Christmas, Debbie Shore shares charming holiday creations that are fun and easy to make. Best of all, each one requires only a half-yard of fabric! With six themed chapters—Rustic, Traditional, Contemporary, Monochrome, Scandinavian, and Kids—you can select your favorite Christmas style or mix and match throughout your home. These simple yet stylish projects include everything from stockings and Santa hats to fabric wreaths, ornaments, figurines, and more. Debbie’s friendly guidance, and easy-to-follow photography make this guide ideal for beginners as well as more experienced sewers looking for quick and easy holiday projects.
Chess Sam Ita 2011 From Sam Ita--the virtuoso paper engineer behind our successful Moby-Dick, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, and Frankenstein pop-up books--comes a playful and beautiful new creation: a complete, standard-size chess set. Made of durable cardstock, the already-assembled and magnetized pieces ?pop” easily into place when the folds are opened. This totally innovative kit comes with a 48-page instructional book that explains the basic rules of the game and offers tips for more advanced players. Includes: - A fold-out cardstock chess set with a 19 x 19 standard-sized board and 32 pieces - Chess, a 48-page hardcover instructional book
Karakuri Keisuke Saka 2010-03-16 Originally published: Tokyo: Shubunsha, 2007.
Wedding Planner (3rd Edition) Kitty Moore 2019-07-18 Do you want beautiful wedding decorations without breaking the budget? Try these 43 elegant wedding crafts What if you could have your dream wedding, including your favorite flowers and decorations, without going over budget? Multi-time best selling arts & crafts author and influencer, Kitty Moore, presents the most popular decorative DIY crafts that can be used for major parties and events like weddings. After years of working with event planners across the United States, these were the "go to" crafts to quickly and inexpensively decorate for guests If you are struggling with creative ideas for your wedding... If you want to show off your craftiness with beautiful wedding decorations... Or if the idea of receiving a full list of ready-to-go crafts appeals to you... THEN THIS BOOK IS FOR YOU This book provides you with a step-by-step guide to create your very own crafts. And best of all is that this is the 3rd edition - which means NEW & UPDATED crafts with images now included In this book, you will get: A list of easy-to-do crafts with step-by-step instructions that can be made in less than 15 minutes The most popular crafts used as decorations at Hollywood celebrity weddings How to decorate your wedding so guests think it cost 10x more than you actually spent A full breakdown of all crafts with detailed instructions so that anyone can follow Get your copy today by clicking the BUY NOW button at the top of this page
The Big Book of Holiday Paper Crafts 2011 Presents design ideas and projects for paper craft decorations and gifts that can be created for different holidays.
The Meaning of Love Adult Coloring Book Penelope Pewter 2016-09-15 Love, Relaxation, Inspiration, Anti-Stress Coloring all in one Are you looking for an inexpensive romantic gift for that special occasion?Do you need just an idea for valentines day or will you settle for nothing less than the perfect gift for st valentines day? Look no more. This coloring book is the perfect gift for the day of love. Simply add a card and some colored pencils.Enjoy nearly 40 love themed coloring pages accompanied with nearly 40 quotes about love from historical figures, celebrities, and authors. Share this experience with your sweetheart to help rekindle the spark and put the magic back into your relationship. Or enjoy it in solitude as you relax and enjoy memories of past and future loves.What to do after purchasing this book: - Color the pages together with your sweetheart and take turns reading the quotes of love to each other Give to your sweetheart as perfect Valentine's Day gift Color the pages yourself to relieve stress and feel happy Inside The Meaning of Love Adult Coloring Book, you'll find: Over 35 coloring pages Over 35 love quotes Pages for both beginners and advanced colorist Coloring pages printed single sided to avoid ink bleed through The perfect valentines day gift for her
Made to Play! Joel Henriques 2011-10-11 Delight young children and encourage play through unique handmade toys. From sewn and stuffed musical instruments to interlocking paper building blocks and wooden animal figurines, the projects in this book are meant to encourage open-ended play. Organized by kid-loving subjects, the toys here follow the themes of Zoo; House; Blocks, Cars & Trucks; Dress-Up; Music; and Art. Overall, the projects here are meant to stimulate imagination, build confidence through success and enjoyment, and enhance the bond between family and friends through the creation of unique, artistic handmade toys and crafts. The thirty-five projects in this book include a variety of crafts, from drawing to sewing and light woodworking. The toys presented here are made out of wonderfully tactile materials—repurposed fabrics, wood, and paper—and invite opportunities for creative and imaginative play. Every project is easy to complete, made with accessible materials, and requires little time to make. The projects are simple enough that endless variation can come from the making of each, leaving enough room for you to make the item to suit your own personal interests. With a design aesthetic that is clean, simple, and modern, each project is presented with full-color photos and hand-drawn instructional illustrations and templates. Projects include: • Modern Doll House and Doll House Furniture • Portable Zoo Animals • Abstract Vertical Puzzle • Wooden Nature Scene • Bottle-Cap Tambourine • Exploration Cape • Modern Alphabet Game • Shadow Puppet Theater • And more!
Llama Llama Holiday Drama Anna Dewdney 2010-10-19 Llama Llama holidays. Jingle music. Lights ablaze. How long till that special date? Llama Llama has to wait. If there's one thing Llama Llama doesn't like, it's waiting. He and Mama Llama rush around, shopping for presents, baking cookies, decorating the tree . . . but how long is it until Christmas? Will it ever come? Finally, Llama Llama just can't wait any more! It takes a cuddle from Mama Llama to remind him that "Gifts are nice, but there's another: The true gift is, we have each other."
Origami Fortune Tellers Diane Heiman 2011-01-14 Fifteen colorful origami fortune tellers offer kids loads of fun as they predict their futures at playdates, sleepovers, birthday parties, camp, or even by themselves. Pre-printed, perforated, and easy to fold, the paper toys feature themes ranging from Birthday Bash to Vacation Destination, plus 3 fill-in-the-blanks fortune tellers for personalized predictions.
Kirstie's Christmas Crafts Kirstie Allsopp 2013 Hand-make your perfect Christmas with Kirstie Nothing shows how much you love someone more than a handmade gift, card or decoration. And the pleasure is just as much in the planning and making as it is in giving and receiving. In this ultimate celebration of Christmas, Kirstie has brought together over 50 of her favourite festive projects to make, bake and create.
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories Ken Liu 2016-03-08 Presents the author's selection of his best short stories, as well as a new piece, in a collection that includes "The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary," "Mono No Aware" and "The Waves."
Paper Dolls in the Style of Mucha Charles Ventura 2012-01 Inspired by the voluptuous style of Art Nouveau master Alfonse Mucha, this collection features two paper dolls and 28 gowns, including costumes from Sarah Bernhardt productions of Salomé and Hamlet.
Let it Glow Owen Gildersleeve 2017-10-05 Celebrate the holiday season with this book featuring real lights that glow with every turn of the page. Set in a winter wonderland, follow one child on his journey home through a snowy landscape. Lights are revealed by diecuts throughout, becoming lit-up shop windows, carol singers' candles, stars in the sky and finally a star on the tree. Told in verse, this gift book will bring the magic of Christmas into everyone's home.
Origami Stationery Michael G. Lafosse 2014-11-25 Make beautiful, hand-made origami envelopes, note cards and other stationary with this great origami ebook! One of the casualties of the digital age is the elegance of a handwritten note. World renowned origami artist Michael LaFosse introduces Origami Stationery which allows origami paper craft folders to create more than just a note, but a work of art that will accent your personal messages. These folded pieces of easy origami art make an ideal accompaniment to a gift, or to commemorate a holiday or birthday, or just for sending a heartfelt message to a friend or loved one and are a great way to learn origami techniques. This do-it-yourself ebook includes: A full-colored 64-page booklet clear step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow diagrams 15 fun origami projects In this origami ebook you will find both traditional and modern examples of the art of the folded note. The scope is from simple origami to intricate origami art; abstract to representational; somber to whimsical: a wide range of paper folding possibilities! Custom printed papers are included to make your notes well dressed for any occasion. Once you learn how to fold any of these origami designs you can explore many kinds of fine papers for your notes. All of the projects use square shaped paper, which doesn't necessarily need to be origami paper. You will soon have your favorites committed to memory. Then it will be easy to whip up a quick origami note for a "Thank you!," "Sorry I missed you," or "Congratulations!" Even the humblest papers are elevated to elegance by paper folding. Origami projects include: Flapping Bird Envelope Pillow Note Twist Note Hashi Wrapper Note And many more… Sending cards and personal notes has never been so much more fun with Origami Stationery!
Sherri Baldy My-Besties Cat Lovers Coloring Book Sherri Ann Baldy 2017-06-27 Relax, Unwind and get Creative With Sherri Baldy & Her My Besties Coloring Books! This coloring book is PERrrrr-fect for Cat Lovers everywhere. This book is Filled with Adorable Cats & Kitty's! Enjoy these FUN, Super Cute and easy to color Adult coloring books by Artist Sherri Baldy with her Fun Big Doe Eyed Loveable Besties, they are great coloring for all ages, adults and children too. They are a perfect way to Relax & Unwind. This Big Eyed Beautiful Adorable Cat Besties collection are from Sherri's Original My Besties TM Art & Illustrations. Color them all up yourself OR have a coloring party and color with your Bestie Pals.... Sherri's My Besties art & images have been collected and loved by stamper's, crafter's and scrapbooker's fans favorites from all over the world for years and are now available in coloring books. What You get in Sherri's Coloring Book: One image per page that you can color with any medium you like, Colored Pencils, Crayons, Pastels and even markers if you back each page with card stock so it will not bleed through! Page size: Each page is 8.5 x 11 Number of images: You get 25 images 2 of each....*50* coloring pages each image is printed single sided so you can frame or give away your colorful Bestie creations. Order YOURS NOW from the order button above and start to Relax, Enjoy and Most of all have FUN! "From My Art Table To ours" XOXO Sherri
Origami Hearts Francis Ow 1996-01 This lovely book offers 66 original and varied origami heart designs that are simple enough for beginners to make, and challenging enough for more accomplished origami aficionados. All projects feature easy-to-follow instructions, and most are intended for practical use, including rings, boxes, caps, coasters, and frames. in color.
The Book of Paper Oliver Helfrich 2010 In the first volume of Post Editions's new series on the creative potential ofseemingly everyday materials, the subject is paper - in amazing depth. This strikingbook asks nine scholars and artists to take a multi-layered look at paper, fromits beginnings in second-century China to surprising contemporary approaches.Essay topics include: species of wasps and hornets that make paper andcardboard remarkably similar to our own; the 18th-century German clergymanwhose life's work was experimenting with various materials to make paper;and Cardboardia, a community of ''visionary architecture.'' Origami masterPaul Jackson writes about ''paper music'' - using paper as an acoustic medium,and Chiaki Morita introduces washi, the Japanese art of hand-made paper from themulberry tree. Stunning black and white photos complete this impeccable package.
Washi Tape Crafts Amy Anderson 2015-10-20 It’s the definitive washi tape craft book for adults. Washi tape—the Japanese decorative paper tape that’s easy to tear, peel, stick and re-stick—is transformative, fun, and remarkably easy to use. It’s also never been hotter. Packed full of amazing projects and ideas, it’s the book and tape kit that shows all the ways to be creative with washi tape. The book includes techniques: precision tearing, wrapping, and weaving. How to make bows, rosettes, and other shapes. How to seal and weatherproof designs to make them permanent. And 110 projects, with color photographs and step-by-step instructions, from custom photo frames to one-of-a-kind gifts. The possibilities are endless.
Christmas Crafting In No Time Clare Youngs 2014-02-21 Take the stress out of the festive season with Christmas Crafting in No Time, where you will find 50 time-saving projects that have maximum impact but take little time to make. As time is always at a premium during the holiday season, Clare Youngs has developed a beautiful collection of Christmas essentials. And with festive decorations costing more and more, why not save expense without sacrificing on style with these original ideas? There are five chapters covering a wide range of different crafting techniques - from papercutting and papier-mache to embroidery and sugar crafting - which take inspiration from different festive cultures and traditions. With designs for tree decorations, hand-made gifts, Christmas cards, gift wrap ideas and more, this book is a must have to help you make the most out of the holidays. Every project comes complete with clear step-by-step instructions and beautiful illustrations, meaning anyone can have a go at making something elegant. So why not get the family involved and create special holiday memories by making decorations together? You can then relive those happy moments each year as you decorate your home.Since childhood, Clare Youngs has loved making beautiful handcrafted objects. She studied graphic design and went on to work in packaging for a number of high street stores, including Marks & Spencer and House of Fraser. Clare has since worked in illustration and book jacket design before deciding to turn her attentions to craft full time. Clare's other books include Papercrafting in No Time, Scandinavian Needlecraft, Find It, Make It, and The Perfect Handmade Bag, all available from CICO Books.
Mollie Makes Crochet Editors of Mollie Makes 2013-09-06 Crochet is big fashion news, and is becoming more and more popular among young crafters. This adorable new book from the team behind Mollie Makes is all one needs to learn how to crochet. Aimed at complete beginners, it's also perfect for those who have completed their first projects and are looking to move on. A selection of more than 20 contemporary projects from an international range of crochet experts offers a variety of projects. Some are quick and easy, others are more time and labor-intensive, but well worth the effort. A section at the back of the book clearly explains the basics of crochet with step-by-step illustrations. The book includes ideas for using crocheted pieces around the home: as accessories in themselves and to embellish existing items as trims, and more. Projects include blankets and afghans; cushions; kitchen items such as placemats, crochet-trimmed napkins, potholders, and coasters; and toys and gifts.
Craft: Volume 01 Carla Sinclair 2006-10 Presents a project-based magazine dedicated to the renaissance within the world of crafts. This premier issue features 23 projects such as making a programmable LED shirt, turning dud shoes into great knitted boots, felt an iPod cocoon, embroider a skateboard, and others.
Paper Automata Rob Ives 1998-01-07 Patterns and instructions for creating four models.
We're Going on a Bear Hunt Michael Rosen 2015-03
Origami Pop-Ups Jeremy Shafer 2013-12 In Origami Pop-Ups Jeremy Shafer dives into the world of one piece pop-up cards where card and subject are folded from the same sheet of paper, no cutting or gluing. Filled with clear step-by-step instructions for how to fold each model, as well as comedy routines for performing them in front of audiences, these models will entertain not only origamists, but their family and friends too!
Origami Design Secrets Robert J. Lang 2003-09-24 Robert J. Lang, one of the worlds foremost origami artists and scientists, presents the never-before-described mathematical and geometric principles that allow anyone to design original origami, something once restricted to an elite few. From the theoretical underpinnings to detailed step-by-step folding sequences, this book takes a modern look at the centuries-old art of origami.
Large Origami Paper Dover Staff 1992-10-01 Twenty-four sheets of authentic origami paper (two each of 12 different colors: red, yellow, royal blue, azure, orange, lime green, kelly green, sky blue, pink, peach, tan, gray) for creating fascinating figures, shapes, and objects. Easier-to-fold, large-size white-backed sheets help origamists free a multitude of configurations from flat piece of paper.
Once Upon a Paper Doll Hannah Stevenson 2019-02-04 This delightful book provides hours of imaginative play with nostalgic color-your-own paper doll characters from favorite fairy tales. Once Upon a Paper Doll features nineteen cardstock dolls to color, cut out, and dress up in forty-six colorable outfits. Send Cinderella to the Ball, explore Wonderland with Alice, and help Little Red Riding Hood escape the Big Bad Wolf. The dolls and outfits also include inspiration from Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Hansel and Gretel, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, and Rapunzel. Color them, cut them out, dress them up, and start playing!
Winterfrost Michelle Houts 2014-09-09 An ordinary Danish Christmas turns extraordinary when a family overlooks an important folkloric tradition. Christmas has come, and with it a sparkling white winterfrost over the countryside. But twelve-year-old Bettina’s parents have been called away unexpectedly, leaving her in charge of the house, the farm, and baby Pia. In all the confusion, Bettina’s family neglects to set out the traditional bowl of Christmas rice pudding for the tiny nisse who are rumored to look after the family and their livestock. No one besides her grandfather ever believed the nisse were real, so what harm could there be in forgetting this silly custom? But when baby Pia disappears during a nap, the magic of the nisse makes itself known. To find her sister and set things right, Bettina must venture into the miniature world of these usually helpful, but sometimes mischievous folk. A delightful winter adventure for lovers of the legendary and miraculous.
Easy Origami John Montroll 1992-01-01 Includes illustrated instructions for origami projects that range from simple to challenging.
Red Ted Art Margarita Woodley 2013-03-28 Crafting has never been more popular and Maggy Woodley, the creative force behind Red Ted, is passionate about making things with her children, Max, four, and Pippa, two. Using recycled materials and bits and bobs collected when out and about, here are over 60 utterly irresistible things to make with your kids. From adorable peanut shell finger puppets to walnut babies, loo roll marionettes and egg carton fairy lights, fabric mache bowls, stick men and shell crabs, stone people, and many more, these are projects for all the family to have fun with. And what's more, the end results are so cute and desirable that they look great around the home, or make wonderfully unique and personal gifts. With a funky, modern design and vibrant full colour photography throughout, this is a must-have addition to every young family's bookshelf.
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Tilda's Christmas Ideas Tone Finnanger 2010-10-07 Presents instructions for creating a variety of Christmas decorations and gifts, including snowmen, angels, and gift boxes.
Build a Christmas Village Leonard Hospidor 2011-09-06 Delight friends and family with an enchanting old-world village, festively decked out for the holidays. It's simple! Just punch the pieces, fold, glue, and add glitter to make a steepled church; English Tudor Revival home with a Shaker roof; New England-style Colonial; a bow-wow-wow doghouse; snow-covered trees, and more! The all-inclusive kit features an instruction book, cardstock project sheets, vellum, glitter, pipe cleaners, glue, and one premade evergreen tree.
Construction Paper Crafts for Kids Kate Force 2017-09-19 With step by step pictures and early reader instructions, children can create most of these paper crafts with minimal assistance from adults. While they're at it, they'll be learning how to follow instructions, practicing their fine motor skills, and exploring their creativity. Created by the sisters behind Twitchetts where you'll find simple crafts for kids. We love to create using simple supplies, easy instructions, and an added twist.
Origami on the Go! Margaret Van Sicklen 2009-01-01 Provides easy-to-follow instructions for origami projects.
Make Your Own Mini Erasers 2016-07-26 Making mistakes has never been this much fun! Sculpt your very own creations with eraser clay, and then bake them in the oven to make absolutely adorable, slightly squishy erasers that really work. With 8 bright colors of clay and 35 eraser designs to choose from, you'll never have to worry about making an error again. Make no mistake, this kit is fun for the whole family! Comes with: 48-page book 1 pencil clay shaping tool 2 sheets of papercraft displays
Origami Art Michael G. LaFosse 2017-10-03 Fold advanced origami projects with this beautiful origami book. From the Origamido Studio, world-renowned origami artists Michael G. LaFosse and Richard L. Alexander introduce a unique collection of origami paper craft projects. Origami Art features folding instructions for complex 3D origami models. These featured origami projects will amaze and astound paper folders with their intricate and lifelike qualities. Also featured in this origami book are articles on paper selection and preparation for each project, advanced techniques, such as "wetfolding" and compound origami plant design and construction. LaFosse and Alexander embrace every aspect of this fascinating art form and present it brilliantly for advanced paper folders and the artist in us all. While knowledge of some basic folds is needed, the clear, expert instructions allow readers to learn origami at a very high level, without requiring a great deal of previous origami knowledge or experience. This origami book contains: 144 pages of full-color Advanced origami folding techniques and tips Clear, step-by-step instructions 15 signature origami projects If you're eager to dive into a premium collection of challenging origami designs, then this exciting paper folding guide is for you! LaFosse's expert instructions will step you through the creation of origami masterpieces that are beautiful to behold and make wonderful gifts. Origami art projects include: American Alligator Pond Turtles Monk Seal Malaysian Birdwing Butterfly Munich Orchid And much more…
The Complete Book of Origami Robert J. Lang 2012-09-20 Create 37 figures with clear, step-by-step instructions and helpful diagrams. Simple to advanced objects include rocket, mouse, elephant, violinist, Viking ship, and many more.
The Gift of Aloha 1996 As a village in old Hawaii prepares gifts for the coming visit of the king and his family, a young girl comes up with the perfect present with a little help from her fairy friends.