Follow Those Zebras! Sandra Markle 2020 Every year in Namibia, about two thousand zebras suddenly disappear from their grazing area along the Chobe River. Months later, the herd returns. Where do they go? And why? Thanks to satellite-tracking collars, scientists were able to solve the mystery, but several questions remain. Award-winning science author Sandra Markle reveals the process scientists used to study the zebras, and she also delves into the science of migration, exploring how animals know where to go, how to get there, and when to leave.
Animal Crafts Iain MacLeod-Brudenell 1994 Introduces a variety of crafts centering on animal themes from different cultures, and provides instructions for such projects as a Haida raven and origami swams
Fantastic Origami Sea Creatures Hisao Fukui 2020-12-22 Dive under the sea with these realistic marine origami models! In Fantastic Origami Sea Creatures, Japanese origami expert Hisao Fukui shows you how to create incredibly detailed aquatic wildlife, including a giant squid, prehistoric creatures and even a massive blue whale calf! The step-by-step folding instructions and photos in this book present 20 challenging and amazingly lifelike models — from intermediate to complex in terms of their level of difficulty. The 20 projects in this book include: The Penguin — A color-change model capturing the awkward and slightly comical appearance of these flightless aquatic birds The Polar Bear — A menacing hunter who will hungrily stalk the edge of your desk or bookshelf The Goldfish — This model features elegant lines and clever folding solutions — and it's difficult to overfeed, to boot! The Crocodile — A lurking hunter which is ideal for showcasing special papers The Crab — With all of the legs to define, this model is a challenging one, but with fewer pinch folds than you might expect The Manta Ray — A graceful and gentle filter feeder whose sweeping wings give you the opportunity to create a truly expressive paper sculpture And many more!
Meaningful Making 2 Paulo Blikstein 2019-03-08 Meaningful Making 2 is a second volume of projects and strategies from the Columbia University FabLearn Fellows. This diverse group of leading K-12 educators teach in Fab Labs, makerspaces, classrooms, libraries, community centers, and museums--all with the goal of making learning more meaningful for every child. A learning revolution is in the making around the world. Enthusiastic educators are using the new tools and technology of the maker movement to give children authentic learning experiences beyond textbooks and tests. The FabLearn Fellows work at the forefront of this movement in all corners of the globe. In this book, the FabLearn Fellows share all new inspirational lesson ideas, strategies, and recommended projects across a broad range of age levels. Illustrated with color photos of real student work, the Fellows take you on a tour of the future of learning, where children make sense of the world by making things that matter to them and their communities. To read this book is to rediscover learning as it could be and should be--a joyous, mindful exploration of the world, where the ultimate discovery is the potential of every child.
Bear in Space Deborah Abela 2022-01-05 Bear has plans to change his world, one space adventure at a time, and discovers just how far you can go with someone by your side. Bear is different. When he dreams of going into space, the other bears laugh. But Bear has plans to change his world, one space adventure at a time. In space he feels at home, but also alone, until something extraordinary happens. He discovers just how far he can go with someone by his side. A richly imagined story that celebrates difference, self-belief and the way friendship and acceptance can empower someone to build a better world.
Blossom Possum Gina M. Newton 2006 Early one morning Blossom Possum gets such a fright she thinks the sky is falling down! She has to tell someone, so she sets off with her news. On the way she meets her bush mates, but she also runs in to trouble ... Age 3+
Folk-tales of Bengal Lal Behari Day 1883
Plants vs. Zombies Volume 13: Snow Thanks Paul Tobin 2019-06-25 Dr. Zomboss invents a Cold Crystal, which is capable of freezing Neighborville, creating an eternal winter and burying both plants and humans in snow and ice! With most of the benevolent, zombie-battling plants chilled and immobile, Zomboss hopes to lead his cold-blooded zombie troops on a mission to overrun the city. It's up to Nate, Patrice, Crazy Dave, and the fieriest plants to adapt, fight on, and save Neighborville - with the help of pirates! From Eisner Award-winning writer and series mainstay Paul Tobin (Bandette, I Was the Cat), who collaborates with Cat Farris (Emily and the Strangers, My Boyfriend Is a Bear) on this original, standalone graphic novel.
Wild Savannah Millie Marotta 2016-04-05 A gorgeous new adult coloring book from bestselling author Millie Marotta, whose books have sold 1.5 million copies worldwide! Millie Marotta is one of the most popular creators of adult coloring books--and this beautiful volume features stunningly sophisticated patterns inspired by the savannah. Her intricate black-and-white drawings capture a myriad of the flora and fauna found in that breathtaking landscape, including elephants, rhinos, zebras, and ostriches. The high-quality stock is perfect for color pencils, as well.
Papercuts Paper Panda 2015-03-05 Louise Firchau a.k.a. Paper Panda, is an expert paper cutter and owner of the renowned online paper cuts company Paper Panda. Her gorgeous designs are much sought after, and here are twenty of them - all created by Louise especially for the book, and all in her distinctive and exquisite style. Each project consists of a full-size template and a photograph of the finished design, together with tips on cutting, or how to display the finished item and a 1-5 difficulty rating. With notes on basic papercutting techniques at the start of the book.
Paper Cats Papermade 2016-03-15 Punch out, fold up and...voila! Instant Cuddly Kitty. Paper Cats-- the 5th in a series that's taking the world by storm. Behold 12 unique cat designs that are pre-cut, scored and perforated so they're simple to punch out, fold up and enjoy--instantly becoming adorable 3D objects to play with and love! Paper Cats also comes with 8 special pages that transform into the quintessential cat habitat--a carpeted cat condo! Paper Cats deftly combines paper craft with advanced paper engineering so no glue, tape or tools are ever needed! Paper Cats make great companions for anyone age 7 to 101. Best of all, they don't need litter boxes, food or kick up any dander--some people may love them more than real cats. Paper Cats includes: One oversized scratching post / carpeted cat condo Piano Cat - the YouTube piano-playing feline Mac -- the orange tabby from Bryant Park Surprise kitty -- another YouTube cat star Cranky Cat -- never content, even for a cat that sleeps all day Spooky -- redefining the term "scary black cat" Series Overview: PaperMade(TM) Books are easy to understand and assemble--no glue, tape or tools are EVER needed. They're a safe, simple and nostalgic alternative to digital games that are fun for the whole family. PaperMade(TM) -- Paper craft for the masses.
Super Mario Encyclopedia: The Official Guide to the First 30 Years Nintendo 2018-10-23 Power Up! Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia: The Official Guide to the First 30 Years is jam-packed with content from all seventeen Super Mario games--from the original Super Mario Bros. to Super Mario 3D World. Track the evolution of the Goomba, witness the introduction of Yoshi, and relive your favorite levels. This tome also contains an interview with producer Takashi Tezuka, tips to help you find every coin, star, sun, and mushroom--even explanations of glitches! With information on enemies, items, obstacles, and worlds from over thirty years of Mario, Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia is the definitive resource for everything Super Mario!
Artists and Their Cats Alison Nastasi 2015-03-03 Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo . . . so many great artists have shared one very special love: the companionship of cats. Gathered here for the first time are behind-thescenes stories of more than 50 famous artists and their feline friends. From Salvador Dali's pet ocelot Babou to John Lennon and Yoko Ono's menagerie of cats, including Salt (who was black) and Pepper (who was white), Artists and Their Cats captures these endearing friendships in charming photographs and engaging text, and reveals what creative souls and the animals best known for their independent spirits have in common. In this clever compilation, art aficionados will discover a softer side of their favorite artists, and cat lovers will enjoy a whole new way to celebrate their favorite furry friends.
Modern Origami Muneji Fuchimoto 2022-03 In this book, master origami designer Muneji Fuchimoto presents a collection of 34 totally unique origami models! These pieces will delight and challenge origami enthusiasts with their clever folding patterns and striking realism. With a play on modern design and art, Fuchimoto's stunning models offer a clever way to show off your skills. In this book you'll find: More than 20 realistic origami animals--from a bird in a birdhouse to a long-necked Alpaca to an Asian Elephant with decorative headgear Six mid-century modern origami chairs Fashionable origami spectacles A "mounted" deer head And much more! In addition to the easy-to-follow project instructions, this book features special sections with origami display idea and instructions for constructing an origami mobile.
Origami Creature Zhen Ming Huang 2017-09-23 Origami itself was usually being used for praying and blessing, but it gradually develops into different styles in our life. From living to science, origami artists and scientists have led it to another level, which enables it to communicate with people across cultures and countries. Somehow origami has become part of our life.Origami has accompanied me since my childhood. I broadened my mind and made amazing friends with origami. It encourages me to explore possibilities that I never experienced. After years, I started establishing my own style of origami, turning abstract thoughts into papers with a shape.This is a compilation of all my works from 2014-2017, focusing mainly on the animals and fantasies.Some models are my own version of others' classics, some of them are symbols of my country. Origami is now a language across ages and cultures, which groups us together. Here, I share my passion with you and hope you join us and have fun in the lovely world of "paper creatures".This year is the second year of Origami Association of Taiwan. We hold exhibitions on the street and in the museums. We enjoy every moment and priceless memories with each other and with origami. In the end of the book, we will also share those memories with you.
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…
If You Ever Want to Bring an Alligator to School, Don't! Elise Parsley 2015-07-07 The first hilarious story in the New York Times bestselling Magnolia Says DON'T! series about a charismatic kid who's got a terrific knack for terrible ideas! Note to self: If your teacher tells you to bring something from nature for show-and-tell, she does not want you to bring an alligator! But nothing will stop Magnolia, who's determined to have the best show-and-tell of all--until her reptilian rapscallion starts getting her into some major trouble. Now it's up to Magnolia to find a way to send this troublemaker home--but what could possibly scare an alligator away?
The Christmas Crocodile Bonny Becker 2016-09-20 From Caldecott-winning illustrator David Small and bestselling author Bonny Becker, an unforgettable Christmas story that will leave the whole family giggling. When Alice Jayne finds a crocodile under the tree on Christmas Eve, her family goes into an uproar! The Christmas Crocodile doesn't mean to be bad, not really, but soon he is eating up Christmas--from the dinner roast to the left stove-top burner...even the Christmas tree! Everyone has an opinion about what to do with him. Uncle Theodore suggests they send him to Africa, Father recommends the zoo, and Aunt Figgy mentions an orphanage. But Alice Jayne thinks the Christmas Crocodile deserves a real family. Can she find him a new home? And will she and the family survive till Christmas morning, with that naughty crocodile gobbling up everything in sight?
Tilda's Seaside Ideas Tone Finnanger 2013-06-25 Recreate memories of the seaside with simple sewing, papercraft, crochet and knitting projects using beautiful Tilda fabrics, yarn and embellishments. Be inspired by life at the beach and in the ocean to make gifts, toys and pretty accessories for your home. From adorable whales and fishing girl dolls to hanging mobiles, applique blankets and summer scarves, the designs will take you on a journey of the perfect seaside holiday.
20 Ways to Draw Everything Lisa Congdon 2016-09-01 Be inspired by this fun compilation sketchbook of four favorite volumes from Quarry Books' "20 Ways series!" Designed to offer artists, designers, and doodlers a fun and sophisticated collection of illustration fun, each spread features 20 inspiring illustrated examples of 135 themes, over 3600 drawings total! From trees and flowers to animals and sea creatures and everything in between. Don't worry, there's tons of room for you to draw your own versions of these amazing doodles right on the pages. This is not a step-by-step technique book - within the pages you'll find drawings simplified, modernized, and reduced to the most basic elements, showing you how simple abstract shapes and forms create the building blocks of any item that you want to draw. Each of the 20 interpretations provides a different, interesting approach to drawing a single item, providing loads of inspiration for your own drawing. These four artists each have a uniquely creative style, resulting in an engaging and motivational practice book that provides a new take on the world of sketching, doodling, and designing.
Dollar Bill Origami John Montroll 2003-09-12 Step-by-step instructions and clear diagrams show paper folders at all levels of expertise how to fashion 37 origami models from dollar bills. Beginners will enjoy making a boat and a butterfly. Windmills and peacocks will suit intermediate-level hobbyists. An alligator and bison should prove no problem for advanced paper folders.
Origami Dinosaurs for Beginners John Montroll 2013-01-01 Paperfolders can get prehistoric withthis new collection by an internationalorigami master. Ranging from the veryeasy to the low-intermediate level, 20models include a tyrannosaurus, apatosaurus,pterodactylus, dimetrodon,quetzalcoatlus, protoceratops, andother famous and lesser-known dinosaurs— all based on Montroll’s singlesquare,no-cuts, no-glue approach.Dover Origina
Kirigami Menagerie Hiroshi Hayakawa 2009 In origami, a flat piece of paper is folded to create a dimensional object. Similarly, in traditional Japanese kirigami, paper is folded, cut, and unfolded to reveal complex patterns--like a paper snowflake. Here, author Hiroshi Hayakawa has ingeniously combined these two techniques to create a charming menagerie of 38 animals, from flocks of sheep and swirling dragons to stampeding ostriches and pandas in a bamboo grove. Full-size templates are provided to photocopy onto the card stock of your choice. And for added whimsy, readers can download a fence pattern or textured patterns at www.larkbooks.com. Each project is introduced with a humorous limerick and supported by colorful, modern photography.
Easy Origami John Montroll 1992-01-01 Includes illustrated instructions for origami projects that range from simple to challenging.
Koala Coloring Pages: Beautiful Drawings for Adults Relaxation and for Kids Coloring Sheets 2019-03-14 Beautiful coloring sheets with Koalas for all ages! 30 sheets for coloring with koalas! Illustrations are printed on 6" x 9" sheets. Coloring Sheets are beautiful! Perfect for adults and for children! The images are printed one-sided with koalas on to avoid bleed through, very suitable for colored pencils. Note that markers don't work well over coloring sheets grayscale, as they are much more transparent than colored pencils.
Turtle, Turtle, Watch Out! April Pulley Sayre 2010-02-01 Humans offer a helping hand. Sea turtles face many dangers as they grow, eat, travel, and breed. In this dramatization of one female turtle's challenges, acclaimed nature writer April Pulley Sayre highlights the role that humans have in helping this endangered species. Previously published, this story has been re-illustrated by Annie Patterson. Information on sea turtle conservation efforts and the seven species of sea turtles is included.
The Cardboard Kingdom Chad Sell 2018-06-05 Perfect for fans of Raina Telgemeier, Awkward, and All's Faire in Middle School, this graphic novel follows a neighborhood of kids who transform ordinary cardboard into fantastical homemade costumes as they explore conflicts with friends, family, and their own identity. "A breath of fresh air, this tender and dynamic collection is a must-have." --Kirkus, Starred Welcome to a neighborhood of kids who transform ordinary boxes into colorful costumes, and their ordinary block into cardboard kingdom. This is the summer when sixteen kids encounter knights and rogues, robots and monsters--and their own inner demons--on one last quest before school starts again. In the Cardboard Kingdom, you can be anything you want to be--imagine that! The Cardboard Kingdom was created, organized, and drawn by Chad Sell with writing from ten other authors: Jay Fuller, David DeMeo, Katie Schenkel, Kris Moore, Molly Muldoon, Vid Alliger, Manuel Betancourt, Michael Cole, Cloud Jacobs, and Barbara Perez Marquez. The Cardboard Kingdom affirms the power of imagination and play during the most important years of adolescent identity-searching and emotional growth. NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS * THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY * SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL * A TEXAS BLUEBONNET 2019-20 MASTER LIST SELECTION "There's room for everyone inside The Cardboard Kingdom, where friendship and imagination reign supreme." --Ingrid Law, New York Times bestselling author of Savvy "A timely and colorful graphic novel debut that, like its many offbeat but on-point characters, marches to the beat of its own cardboard drum." --Tim Federle, award-winning author of Better Nate Than Ever
20 to Papercraft Paper Panda 2015-03-05 Louise Firchau is an expert paper cutter and owner of the renowned online paper cuts company Paper Panda. Her gorgeous designs are much sought after, and here are twenty of them - all created by Louise especially for the book, and all in her distinctive and exquisite style. Each project consists of a full-size template and a photograph of the finished design, together with tips on cutting, or how to display the finished item and a 1-5 difficulty rating. With notes on basic papercutting techniques at the start of the book, this is a must-have buy for paper cutters looking for new and original ideas, as well as Louise's numerous fans worldwide.
Animal Friends of Pica Pau 2 Yan Schenkel 2020-06 Welcome to the wildly imaginative world of Pica Pau! Get together with the creative zebra, the thoughtful lion, the witty anteater, the flamboyant elephant, and many more: there's room for everyone at Yan's craft table! Toy maker, character designer, and crochet knitter Yan Schenkel has collected the most original amigurumi around her. In this book, she shows her passion for amigurumi crochet in 20 new designs, and also shares special tips and tricks for every single project. All patterns contain detailed instructions, accompanied by step-by-step pictures and explanations of all techniques used, so both beginners and advanced crocheters can easily get acquainted with her animal band.
The Perfect Birthday Recipe Katy Hudson 2021-02 Summer birthdays can be lonely, but not when you have great friends like Beavers! This year Tortoise, Bird, Rabbit, and Squirrel insist on baking Beaver's birthday cake, but Beaver isn't so sure. He is the ultimate perfectionist and would rather do it himself, following the recipe exactly. Will Beaver's nitpicky ways ruin his birthday and his friendships? The Perfect Birthday Recipe is the fourth and final story in Katy Hudson's best-selling set of seasonal picture books, including Too Many Carrots, A Loud Winter's Nap, and The Golden Acorn.
Game of Thrones Mask: House Stark Direwolf (3D Mask & Wall Mount) Wintercroft 2017-10-10 The North remembers, thanks to these unique Game of Thrones gifts. Inspired by the sigil from the award-winning television series Game of Thrones, this official book contains a full-sized 3D House Stark Direwolf mask and wall mount. Assemble it yourself from the beautifully illustrated push-out pieces, then wear it, mount it on the wall, or simply admire it. But be quick, because winter is coming. . . .
Easy Origami for Beginners Michael G. LaFosse 2020-10-20 A complete introduction to origami paper folding for beginners at an unbeatable price! Easy Origami for Beginners is the ideal beginner's introduction to the magic of origami. This value-packed collection shows you how to fold the 20 most popular origami models that everyone loves to make. It is fully illustrated in color with simple and clear step-by-step instructions for each model. Included are the following delightful projects: A Picture Frame — a useful and inexpensive way to display your favorite family photos A Mother Duck and Duckling —an adorable duck and duckling pair that requires only one sheet of paper! A Hibiscus Blossom — one of two "modular" designs in the book that use several folded sheets to form a blossom that looks complicated (but isn't!) The Dart Glider — a classic paper airplane that's fun to fold, but even more fun to fly! An Inflatable Bunny Balloon — the most challenging (and rewarding!) model in the book…a puff of air makes it 3D! And many more! The clear, colorful instructions in this book make it easy to create amazing paper models without any previous paper-folding experience. Perfect for adults or kids, and the ideal gift for someone who would like to try their hand at the traditional Japanese art of origami!
Best Ever Book of Paper Fun & Amazing Origami Paul Jackson 2016-02-07 175 items to make - bowls, cards, calendars, booklets, toys, origami and more - in 1200 photographs.
The Coloring Cafe Cuties-Paper Dolls to Color and Cut Ronnie Walter 2017-08-26 From artists Ronnie Walter and the popular Coloring Cafe series of coloring books come a sweet collection of paper dolls to color, cut out and play with!
Paper Gifts Jennifer Sanderson 2014-07 This easy to follow introduction to the art of paper-folding will teach you how to make classic origami models and brand new crafts. Each fun project is illustrated with clear, step-by-step photographs. Inside you will learn how to make lots of different gifts, from home-made bookmarks and envelopes to paper flowers.
Pop-up Ruth Wickings 2010 Discusses the basic techniques used for making pop-up illustrations and includes step-by-step instructions for creating five projects of varying skill levels.
We Are Paper Toys: Print-Cut-Fold-Glue-Fun Louis Bou 2010-06-15 We Are Paper Toys! presents thirty-two of the finest paper toy designers in the world. Each artist gives us a glimpse of their world and explains their passion for paper toys through a personal interview. The book includes a CD with PDF templates of some of the paper toys showcased in this book. They are ready to be printed, cut, and pasted so you can have these small works of art in your own home. It's never too soon to start cutting, folding, pasting, and above all, having fun!
Make: Arduino Bots and Gadgets Kimmo Karvinen 2011-03-24 Provides information on creating a variety of gadgets and controllers using Arduino.
Tilda Homemade and Happy Tone Finnanger 2014-11-07 Stunning new Tilda designs from Tone Finnanger - Homemade and Happy is a gorgeous collection of inspirational home accessories including quilts, cushions and decorative items to make the Holiday season even more special. This book features more pretty practical designs such as an irresistible patchwork quilt, classic pillow covers and a cup pin-cushion, all made-up in the latest Tilda fabric range. Tone also brings her familiar style to a new range of embellishments, as well as animals and dolls including gold-winged reindeer and sheep, round-eyed owls, plump pigs with flower applique detail, angels, stars and darling decorative cakes. The projects are photographed in the author's own log cabin situated in the snowy mountains of Norway!
Getting Started with Adafruit Circuit Playground Express Mike Barela 2018-09-15 "Discover the most powerful, low-cost creative development platform available"--Back cover.