Crafts

Craft books are non-fiction, instructional books which focus on crafting. Popular subjects are homemade soaps, jewelry, knitting, and woodwork.

The Belle and Boo Book of Crafts: 25 Enchanting Projects to Make for Children
Lucky Spool's Essential Guide to Modern Quilt Making: From Color to Quilting: 10 Design Workshops by your Favorite Teachers
Maker Dad: Lunch Box Guitars, Antigravity Jars, and 22 Other Incredibly Cool Father-Daughter DIY Projects
Map Art Lab: 52 Exciting Art Explorations in Mapmaking, Imagination, and Travel
The Quilter's Palette: A Workbook of Color & Pattern, Ideas & Effects
Little One-Yard Wonders: Irresistible Clothes, Toys, and Accessories You Can Make for Babies and Kids
Paracord bracelet instructions: Popular bracelets explained
Soap Making For Beginners - How To Make Amazing Natural Handmade Soap (FREE BONUS INCLUDED) (Soap Making, How To Make Soap, Soap Making Books)
Knitting Reimagined: An Innovative Approach to Structure and Shape with 25 Breathtaking Projects
Crochet Stitches For Beginners (Learn How To Crochet)
Make & Love Quilts: Scrap Quilts for the 21st Century
Crochet Patterns For Beginners (Learn How To Crochet)
Stitch 'n Swap: 25 Handmade Projects to Sew, Give & Receive
My Rag Doll: 11 Dolls with Clothes and Accessories to Sew
Stitch It, Craft It, Create It Now: 70 Quick & Easy Handmade Projects

Giveaways

  • The Complete Guide to Making Mead by Steve Piatz
    The Complete Guide to Making Mead: The Ingredients, Equipment, Processes, and Recipes for Crafting Honey Wine
    by
    Release date: Jul 30, 2014
    Some stories suggest that mead was originally discovered when one of our not-yet-upright forebears stuck their hand in a fermenting bee hive and came…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 14 - Jul 28, 2014
    2 copies available, 293 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Mighty Ugly by Kim P. Werker
    Mighty Ugly: Exercises and Advice for Getting Creative Even When It Ain't Pretty
    by
    Release date: Aug 26, 2014
    Slay your creative demons by getting ugly—MIGHTY UGLY!

    Enter to win 1 of 5 ARC's of MAKE IT MIGHTY UGLY by Kim Werker and get ready to let your creati…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 08 - Aug 05, 2014
    5 copies available, 290 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and AS
  • Time and the Tapestry by John Plotz
    Time and the Tapestry: A William Morris Adventure
    by
    Release date: Jul 01, 2014
    A quest-adventure aimed at 9-14 year-olds, it also has the distinction of being the first book for young people ever written about William Morris, Pre…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 06 - Aug 06, 2014
    20 copies available, 170 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative
    Still Writing: The Perils and Pleasures of a Creative Life
    2k to 10k: Writing Faster, Writing Better, and Writing More of What You Love
    The Beach Street Knitting Society and Yarn Club (Jo Mackenzie, #1)
    Knit the Season (Friday Night Knitting Club, #3)
    The Lost Quilter (Elm Creek Quilts, #14)
    Pleating for Mercy (A Magical Dressmaking Mystery, #1)
    Go: A Kidd's Guide to Graphic Design
    The Yarn Whisperer: My Unexpected Life in Knitting
    The Handmade Marketplace: How To Sell Your Crafts Locally, Globally, And Online
    Crafty Chloe
    The Walled Flower (Victoria Square, #2)
    100 Quilt Blocks from the House of Tula Pink: Modern Blocks as Unique as You
    Paracord Fusion Ties, Volume 1: Straps, Slip Knots, Falls, Bars, and Bundles
    Journal It!: Perspectives in Creative Journaling
    The Flower Recipe Book by Alethea HarampolisThe Flower Book. by Mark WelfordVintage Flowers by Vic BrothersonFabric Flowers by Kate HaxellThe Judith Blacklock Encyclopedia of Flower Design by Judith Blacklock
    Flowers
    20 books — 1 voter
    The Rape of Europa by Lynn H. NicholasThe Judgment of Paris by Ross KingEgyptian Art by Cyril AldredWays of Seeing by John BergerLandscape Painting by Mitchell Albala
    Great Art Books
    39 books — 10 voters

    Draw the Magic Green Fairy by Rosa Maria CurtoDraw the Magic Red Fairy by Rosa Maria CurtoDraw the Magic Pink Fairy by Rosa Maria CurtoDraw the Magic Blue Fairy by Rosa Maria CurtoDraw Aliens and Space Objects in 4 Easy Steps by Stephanie Labaff
    Learn How to Draw Books
    10 books — 1 voter
    Creepy Cute Crochet by Christen HadenAmigurumi World by Ana Paula RimoliCrobots by Nelly PaillouxAmigurumi Two! by Ana Paula RimoliYummi 'Gurumi by Christen Haden
    Best Amigurumi Books
    15 books — 21 voters

    Creepy Cute Crochet by Christen HadenKawaii Bento Boxes by Mieko BabaThe Art of My Neighbor Totoro by Hayao MiyazakiYummi 'Gurumi by Christen HadenSew Your Own Pet Pillows by Choly Knight
    Kawaii Culture
    51 books — 16 voters

    Popular Crafts Books

    Stitch 'n Bitch: The Knitter's Handbook
    Stitch 'N Bitch Crochet: The Happy Hooker
    Creepy Cute Crochet
    Stitch 'n Bitch Nation
    Doodle Stitching: Fresh & Fun Embroidery for Beginners
    The Big-Ass Book of Crafts
    Simple Times: Crafts for Poor People
    Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Crafts: An A-to-Z Guide with Detailed Instructions and Endless Inspiration
    Bend-the-Rules Sewing: The Essential Guide to a Whole New Way to Sew
    Generation T: 108 Ways to Transform a T-Shirt
    One-Yard Wonders: 101 Sewing Fabric Projects; Look How Much You Can Make with Just One Yard of Fabric!
    Knitting Rules!: The Yarn Harlot Unravels the Mysteries of Swatcing, Stashing, Ribbing & Rolling to Free Your Inner Knitter
    Last-Minute Knitted Gifts

    It's as hard to get from almost finished to finished as to get from beginning to almost done.
    Elinor Fuchs

    Alain de Botton
    Our exertions generally find no enduring physical correlatives. We are diluted in gigantic intangible collective projects, which leave us wondering what we did last year and, more profoundly, where we have gone and quite what we have amounted to.... How different everything is for the craftsman who ... can step back at the end of a day or lifetime and point to an object--whether a square of canvas, a chair or a clay jug--and see it as a stable repository of his skills and an accurate record of hi...more
    Alain de Botton, The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work

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