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Drawing On the Right Side Of the Brain

Drawing On the Right Side Of the Brain

by Betty Edwards

Betty Edwards is an American art teacher and author, best known for her 1979 book, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain. She taught and did research at the California State University, Long Beach until she retired in the late '90s. While there, she founded the Center for the Educational Applications of Brain Hemisphere Research.
From the Neck Up

From the Neck Up

by Denise Dreher

For the past thirty years, From the Neck Up: An Illustrated Guide to Hatmaking has been the bible of hatmaking for milliners working in theater, film and entertainment. It is the most complete and unique book on millinery to date. It can be used as a method of self instruction, as a classroom textbook or as a reference guide. All of the hatmaking techniques are explained step-by-step and clearly illustrated by more than four hundred photographs and drawings. Professional millinery supplies, methods,... Read more about this item
The Foxfire Book

The Foxfire Book

by Eliot Wigginton

The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining
The "Foxfire" books began as a student-produced magazine in 1966 that contains stories and interviews from elders in their rural Southern Appalachian community.  The books are anthology collections of material from The Foxfire Magazine, edited and published by Eliot Wigginton.
 
The One Straw Revolution

The One Straw Revolution

by Masanobu Fukuoka

Masanobu Fukuoka (1913–2008) was born and raised on the Japanese island of Shikoku. He was the oldest son of a rice farmer who was also the local mayor. Fukuoka studied plant pathology and worked for number of years as a produce inspector in the customs office in Yokohama. But in 1938 he returned to his village home determined to put his ideas about natural farming into practice. During World War II, he worked for the Japanese government as a researcher on food production, managing to avoid... Read more about this item
Square Foot Gardening

Square Foot Gardening

by Mel Bartholomew

One of the bestselling garden books ever is fresher than ever! Ready to inspire a whole new generation of gardeners.When he created the square foot gardening method, Mel Bartholomew, a retired engineer and efficiency expert, found the solution to the frustrations of most gardeners. His revolutionary system is simple: it's an ingenious planting method based on using square foot blocks of garden space instead of rows. Gardeners build up, not down, so there's no digging and no tilling after the first year.... Read more about this item
Back To Basics

Back To Basics

by Reader's Digest Editors

This Reader’s Digest “BACK TO BASICS” handy book is a how-to, user-friendly guide that teaches self-sufficiency covering all of life’s essentials: shelter; alternative energy sources; growing and preserving food; home crafts; directions for making herbal remedies; and even home-grown entertainment.
The Natural Way To Draw

The Natural Way To Draw

by Kimon Nicolaides

Great for the beginner and the expert, this book offers readers exercises to improve their work.
A Gentle Madness

A Gentle Madness

by Nicholas a Basbanes

A Reverence For Wood

A Reverence For Wood

by Eric Sloane

The House Book

The House Book

by Terence Conran

The Ashley Book Of Knots

The Ashley Book Of Knots

by Clifford W Ashley

The Complete Metalsmith

The Complete Metalsmith

by Tim McCreight

Tasha Tudor's Garden

Tasha Tudor's Garden

by Tovah Martin

The Sewing Book

The Sewing Book

by Alison Smith

The Care and Feeding Of Books Old and New

The Care and Feeding Of Books Old and New

by Margot; Marcowitz, Bern Rosenberg

The Soul Of a Tree

The Soul Of a Tree

by George Nakashima

Understanding Wood

Understanding Wood

by R Bruce Hoadley

Back To Basics

Back To Basics

by Editors Of Reader's Digest

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Patternmaking For Fashion Design

by Helen Joseph Armstrong

Renowned for its comprehensive coverage, exceptional illustrations, and clear instructions, Patternmaking for Fashion Design offers detailed yet easy-to-understand explanations of the essence of patternmaking. Hinging on a recurring theme that all designs are based on one or more of the three major patternmaking and design principles–dart manipulation, added fullness, and contouring–it provides students with all the relevant information necessary to create design patterns with accuracy regardless of... Read more about this item
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The Border Workbook

by Janet Kime

Find step-by-step directions for 27 borders in several sizes, plus tips for choosing border designs, selecting fabrics, and figuring yardages.

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