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Altered Art 101 Altered Book Techniques for Scrapbooking and Scrapbooking Mini Albums
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Sea Glass Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Autumn Craig presents an indispensable guide to altered book techniques for scrapbooking. You'll discover step by step instructions for a variety of techniques which you can apply an infinite number of variations to. If you want a unique look for that special page or mini album this book is a must have. All these techniques can be applied to any paper crafting activities.
Chapter 6 - Physically Based Materials (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: American English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This chapter focuses on strategies of how to estimate characteristics of material samples with affordable hardware, such as digital cameras and light metering tools.
Shelly's Blackwork Fillers Volume 2
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This is the Second Book of a large series on Blackwork embroidery. In this book there is a series of 50 easy blackwork filler designs, good for beginners, with a free sampler template to use some of your designs.
Fireworks The Beauty of Light
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Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
A gallery of fireworks and tips on shooting them, by photographer Kevin Cable
Jazzy the Good Witch Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
The Jazzy the Good Witch crochet pattern is written in English (using US crochet terms). It contains detailed instructions and 10 photos to help you make this cute little witch. Crochet skill level: Intermediate. Size: Jazzy is 6.5" tall (16.5 cm). Halloween treat bag diameter: 1", height: 1.2" (2.5cm x 3cm).
Cover Art
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Cover art for an outdoors trade show in Chicago.
Delphinium Wire Ring Band: Wire & Jewelry Making Tutorial Series T91
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
This beautiful creation is made of gemstones that formed the elegant flower inspired from Delphinium - a winter flower. The ring is made of copper wire threaded with seed beads. It is a simple to do project. This tutorial shows you detailed pictorial step by step guides by applying wirework techniques.
The Fan Vault of King's College Chapel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Using structural evidence and expert historical analysis, this book examines the architecture and history of King's College Chapel. Of particular interest is the great fan vault and the circumstances in which it may have been constructed.
Easter Basket Chain Maille Necklace Chain & Jewelry Making Tutorial Series T111
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Here’s another simple and beautiful chain maille design created by XQDesigns. The piece is a double purpose piece because it can be used as a pendant/necklace or earrings. In this tutorial, we have added a bonus on how to use it as earrings. Chain maille is a technique that if you only use your imagination you can create wonders with it.
Mini Bande Amigurumi Häkelanleitung
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: German. Published: February 5, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Amigurumi Häkelanleitung für einen winzigen Bär, Hase, Frosch und Kätzchen.
A Potter's Garden - An Artist's Approach To Creative Garden-Making
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Robin Hopper is an internationally recognized potter, teacher, author, consultant, arts activist and garden designer. This book on his award-winning garden (voted one of the top ten in Canada) is about creative garden-making and is the story of a very personal garden and its development through the eyes and mind of an artist. Note: for optimal image-viewing, the book is best viewed as a PDF.
ScrapPileStyle Quilts
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Series: ScrapPileStyle Patterns, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
ScrapPileStyle Quilts is a collection of six quilt patterns in multiple sizes; utilize your fabric scraps or create with a fabric selection. A variety of interchangeable layouts, borders, sashing and binding options to create your style quilt. Charts, formulas and diagrams will guide every level quilter. An incredible quilting resource book you will refer to time and time again.
Soap Making: The Simple Guide to Making Handmade Soap
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Soap making book is pocket guide for beginners and experts. This is the most complete book to making homemade soap. The book contains detailed step by step information about process of making soaps at home. The book includes: - Step-by-step instructions - Equipment and ingredients - Tips for using molds - A guide to using essential oils and fragrances - Over 30 unique soap recipes
Peking Opera - Traditional Classic Operas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Peking Opera has a great repertoire. Many fine operas in the repertoires have been loved by the audience. Of them, some are classics which have been continuously performed over the past centuries. The ebook with vivid descriptions and excellent pictures, strives to give readers a basic knowledge of the ancient performing art, and to enable them to better appreciate its unique artistic charm.
Fly Can Be Pretty Too: Wire & Jewelry Making Tutorial Series T99
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Learn how to use simple materials and turn them to a beautiful insect. The fly pendant is a very versatile design as you can come up with your own design by altering the technique. You can alter the size of the pendant, add more beads or position the spirals differently to come up with your own unique design.
Some Violets of Eastern Japan
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A PHOTO book showing some of the species of Violets which can be found in Eastern Japan. The authors have been photographing Violets for about 8 years and have finally put together this collection of Violets photos showing what a visitor to the forests and mountains of Eastern Japan can hope to find in the spring of the year. This book lists scientific names as well as the Japanese common names.
Cantonese Opera: Stage Initiation Po Toi Ritual
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
When performing on a new stage, the Cantonese opera troupe will have to stage a short ritual playlet to initiate the stage, before the actual performance on the first night. The ritual is commonly known as Po Toi or Zae Baak Fu (White Tiger Ritual). The purpose of the ritual is to purge the stage of evil spirits and to pray for the safety of the troupe members.
How To Make A Personalized Name Bug
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
This is a fun project to do for you or as a gift for someone else. It is intended for children and adults who are able to write names in cursive. It can be done independently or used for classroom instruction, with markers, crayons, or colored pencils. If you think this project is just for girls, think again. The boys in my classes had just as much fun doing this as the girls did!
Thursday's Photograph - April 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
This eBook is generated from the weekly photography article on my blog and contains the Thursday Photograph's posted during April 2014.
Loopy Brim Hat Knitting Pattern
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Start a trend when you model this hat in front of family and friends. The hat has a fluffy loopy brim, knitted with the loop or fur stitch. The rest of the hat is simply knit in the round. I have included a link to my first online tutorial of the loop stitch in the pattern. Although I suggest Malabrigo Worsted, any worsted yarn may be used.