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Botany for the Artist

Sarah Simblet · DK
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Join artist Sarah Simblet on an inspirational journey of discovery as she makes drawings of every type of plant.From the tiniest mosses to exotic flowers and majestic trees, this book shows how understanding botany will give your portraits of plants vibrancy and life. In Botany for the Artist,...
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Happy Bonsai: Choose It, Shape It, Love It

Michael Tran · DK
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Busting myths and making bonsai accessible to everyone, Happy Bonsai will make you fall in love with this most meditative of garden crafts.

Do you know your shari from your nebari? Can you tell a raft display from a semi-cascade? Do bonsai grow better indoors or out?
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Plant Magic: Herbalism in Real Life

Buckley, Christine · ROOST BOOKS
Format: Book

A hip, modern, and irreverent introduction to medicinal herbs, this field guide to feeling good will tell you everything you need to know to incorporate more than twenty of the world's most healing plants into your life. This book is an invitation to the plant party just outside...

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Easy Homemade Melt and Pour Soaps: A Modern Guide to Making Custom Creations Using Natural Ingredients & Essential Oils

Jan Berry · Page Street Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Create Beautiful Herbal Soaps The Safe, Easy & Fast Way

Feel good about pampering yourself with these artisanal soaps featuring natural botanicals, colorants and exfoliants. This comprehensive, beginner-friendly guide to melt-and-pour soapmaking from Jan Berry, author of Simple...

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Europe's Top 100 Masterpieces: Art for the Traveler

Rick Steves · Rick Steves
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback

Explore Europe's top 100 works of art with America's most trusted travel authority, Rick Steves.
Travel through time and discover Europe's most iconic paintings, sculptures, and historic buildings. From Venus to Versailles, Apollo to David, and Mona Lisa to The Thinker,...
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Beginner's Guide to Screen Printing: 12 beautiful printing projects with templates

Erin Lacy · Search Press
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Screen printing is made accessible in this beautiful step-by-step guide featuring twelve projects.In this Beginner's Guide to Screen Printing, Erin Lacy shows you how to make your own screen using an embroidery hoop and silk fabric, and demonstrates how to create beautiful designs that...
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Skoolie!: How to Convert a School Bus or Van into a Tiny Home or Recreational Vehicle

Will Sutherland · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

School buses that have been converted into mobile living spaces - known as skoolies - are a natural extension of the tiny house craze. Buses are not only easier and safer to drive than an RV, they provide a jump-start on the conversion process with frame, roof, and floor already in place....
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52 Random Weekend Projects: For Budding Inventors and Backyard Builders

Grant Thompson · GRIFFIN
Format: Paperback

Grant Thompson, "The King of Random," has created one of the most popular project channels on YouTube, featuring awesome videos such as How to Make a Laser Assisted Blowgun and Assassin’s Micro Crossbow. He currently has almost 10 million subscribers, posts 5 times a week, and averages...
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Knitting and Crocheting All-in-One For Dummies

Pam Allen · For Dummies
Pages: 608
Format: Paperback

The patterns and instruction you need to start crocheting and kitting today! Knitting and crocheting go hand-in-hand and are the most popular yarn crafts today. This one-stop guide to all things needles, hooks, and yarn will give you everything you need to know to get started knitting or crocheting....
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Harry Potter: Knitting Magic: The Official Harry Potter Knitting Pattern Book

Tanis Gray · Insight Editions
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Introducing the first official Harry Potter knitting book - a deluxe guide to creating over 25 authentic Harry Potter knits based on the iconic films.

Channel the magic of the Harry Potter films from the screen to your needles with the ultimate knitter's guide to the Wizarding World....
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The Pollinator Victory Garden: Win the War on Pollinator Decline with Ecological Gardening; Attract and Support Bees, Beetles, Butterflies, Bats, and Other Pollinators

Kim Eierman · Quarry Books
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

The passion and urgency that inspired WWI and WWII Victory Gardens is needed today to meet another threat to our food supply and our environment - the steep decline of pollinators. The Pollinator Victory Garden offers practical solutions for winning the war against the demise of these essential...
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Quilt Modern Curves & Bold Stripes: 15 Dynamic Projects for All Skill Levels

Heather Black · C&T Publishing / Stash Books
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Sew fifteen inspired designs with strong lines and quilted curves! Laced with retro-inspired circles and bold stripes, these modern quilts leave an unforgettable impression. Piecing circles, half circles, and quarter circles is easier than you think, and the authors will teach you to add movement...
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Modern Quilt Bible: Over 100 Techniques and Design Ideas for the Modern Quilter

Elizabeth Betts · David & Charles
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Learn how to create stunning modern quilts with the Modern Quilt Bible: the ultimate reference guide to patchwork and quilting techniques. Author of Beginner's Guide to Quilting Liz Betts explains over 100 techniques used by designers to create eye-catching modern quilts. Try your hand...
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3D Granny Squares: 100 Crochet Patterns for Pop-up Granny Squares

Celine Semaan · David & Charles
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

The humble granny square gets a fresh new look in this collection of 100 3D granny square crochet patterns. Choose your favourite from 100 different designs including flowers, animals, food and drink, and motifs; whether it's a fragrant rose, a cherry pie or a jelly fish. Each motif...
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The Ultimate Thread Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Choose the Perfect Thread for Every Project

Becky Goldsmith · C&T Publishing
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

The best thread guide you'll ever own

Always choose the right thread! This amazing reference guide features a handy thread use key (organized by thread manufacturer) that shows the most common uses for the wide variety of threads commonly used by quilters and sewists....

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Modern Rug Hooking: 22 Punch Needle Projects for Crafting a Beautiful Home

Rose Pearlman · Roost Books
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

The complete guide to creating and designing modern rug hooking projects for the home, from artist and teacher Rose Pearlman.Punch needle rug hooking is a forgiving and satisfying fiber craft with stunning results, which is part of the reason it's undergoing a surge of interest, with...
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The Knitting Book: Over 250 Step-by-Step Techniques

Vikki Haffenden · DK
Pages: 364
Format: Hardcover

A new edition of DK's ultimate knitting bible, with hundreds of step-by-step techniques, more than 120 patterns for a variety of knitting stitches, and 20 knitting projects suitable for all abilities. Each step-by-step technique is shown with clear, easy-to-follow photography and explained...
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The Screenwriter's Bible, 7th Edition, A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling Your Script

David Trottier · Silman-James Press
Pages: 450
Format: Paperback

The Screenwriter s Bible's 7th edition marks the 25th anniversary of one of the most popular, authoritative, and useful books on screenwriting. A standard by which other screenwriting books are measured, it has sold over 340,000 copies in its 25-year life. Always up-to-date and reliable,...
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Do-It-Yourself Garden Projects and Crafts: 60 Planters, Bird Houses, Lotion Bars, Garlands, and More

Wolfe Debbie · Skyhorse
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Improve Your Garden and Home with Easy DIY Projects and Beautiful Botanical Crafts

Create your dream garden with simple bird baths, herb drying racks, and unique planters. And bring the outdoors indoors with natural fabric dyes, pressed flower paper, and herbal bouquets. DIY...
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Innumerable Insects: The Story of the Most Diverse and Myriad Animals on Earth

Michael S. Engel · Sterling
Pages: 232
Format: Hardcover

A fascinating look at the world's most numerous inhabitants, illustrated with stunning images from the American Museum of Natural History's Rare Book Collection.

To date, we have discovered and described or named around 1.1 million insect species, and thousands of new species...
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Practical Leatherwork: Cutting, Sewing, Finishing, and Repair

Carsten Bothe · Schiffer
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Leather is a strong and versatile material, and indispensable when you're working, hunting, or exploring outdoors. Hunter and outdoor professional Carsten Bothe offers the ultimate beginner's guide for this useful hobby. These photo-rich, step-by-step instructions prove that anyone can learn...
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