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Crafts (General Works) | Specific Crafts | Flower Arrangement | Weaving & Basketmaking | Knitting & Crocheting | Needlepoint | Quilting

Every experience deeply felt in life needs to be passed along - whether it be through words or music, chiseled in stone, painted with a brush or sewn with a needle-it is a way of reaching for immortality
- Thomas Jefferson

Crafts (General Works)

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PAPER WORK
Books
The Arco Encyclopedia of Crafts / H.E. Laye Andrew
745.503 S562a [REFERENCE]
Offers a wide range of crafts and gives complete information on materials, techniques and craft operations.
Crafts
745.5 C8845 [REFERENCE]
This 24 volume set offers projects for the beginning craftsman with basic how to instructions. Cover title: The illustrated encyclopedia of crafts. Spine title: Encyclopedia of crafts.
The Michaels Book of Arts & Crafts
745.5 MICHAELS [NONFICTION]
How-to instructions for a variety of crafts.
The Encyclopedia of Craft Projects in an Afternoon / Mickey Baskett [et al.]
745.5 ENCYCLOPEDIA [NONFICTION]
Hundreds of projects that can be completed in an afternoon.
English Country Crafts Collection / Julia Jones and Barbara Deer.
745.5 j77e [NONFICTION]
Information about folk art and crafts in England.
The Forgotten Arts and Crafts / John Seymour
745.509 s521F [NONFICTION]
A treasury of lost skills, with descriptions of how people produced materials for their every need.
Video
Gift & bazaar projects
745.5G458 [NONFICTION]
2 videocassettes.
Websites
CraftIdeas.com
http://www.craftideas.com/

Specific Crafts

Books
New Paper Crafts : New & Exciting Paper Projects / Marie Browning.
745.54 BROWNING, 2002 [NONFICTION]
Previously published in hardcover under the title: Crafting with Vellum & Parchment.
Making Adorable Teddy Bears / Anita Louise Crane
745.5924 C891ted, 1996 [NONFICTION]
"From Anita Louise's Bearlace Cottage"
Stained Glass Lamps : Construction and Design / Anita and Seymour Isenberg.
745.5932 I78s [NONFICTION]

Flower Arrangement

Books
Art of Flower Arrangement / Beverly Nichols
745.9209 N616a [NONFICTION]
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In JAXCAT, search for the subject keywords: flower arrangement
Dried Flowers : the Art of Preserving and Arranging / Nina de Yarburgh-Bateson
745.9222 Y26d [NONFICTION]

Weaving & Basketmaking

Books
Step-by-Step Weaving : a complete introduction to the craft of weaving, including photographs in full color / Nell Znamierowski
746.14 Z82s [NONFICTION]
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In JAXCAT, choose BROWSE SEARCH and try these subjects: WEAVING
BASKET MAKING
Spiders' Games : a Book for Beginning Weavers / Phylis Morrison
746.14 M881s [NONFICTION]
Country Baskets / Paola Romanelli
746.412 ROMANELLI [NONFICTION]

Knitting & Crocheting

Books
Knitting Year-round
746.432 KNITTING
Better Homes & Gardens series.
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CROCHETING
Knitting in America / Melanie D. Falick
746.4320973F189kni 1996 [NONFICTION]
The Principles of Knitting : methods and techniques of hand knitting / June Hemmons Hiatt
746.432H623Opr 1988 [NONFICTION]
A New Look at Crochet / Elyse & Mike Somme
746.434S697n [NONFICTION]

Needlepoint

Books
The First Easy to See Needlepoint Workbook / Joan Scobey and Marjorie Sablow.
746.44 S421f [NONFICTION]
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In JAXCAT, choose BROWSE SEARCH and try these subjects: NEEDLEWORK
EMBROIDERY
Question and Answer Book on Needlepoint / Sylvia Sidney
746.44 S569q [NONFICTION]
500 Cross Stitch Charted Designs / Julie Hasler
746.443041 H352fiv, 1994 [NONFICTION]
Brenda Keyes' traditional samplers
746.443041 K44br [NONFICTION]
Video
Needlepoint : unique and unusual techniques / [presented by] Jo Moore.
746.442 N375 [NONFICTION]
Shows how to transfer a design to needlepoint canvas and to stitch the design using more than 20 different stitches

Quilting

Books
Quilts : A Living Tradition / by Robert Shaw
745.54 s535qui [REFERENCE]
This book is devoted entirely to the quilting tradition.
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In JAXCAT, choose BROWSE SEARCH and try these subjects: QUILTING
QUILTS
McCall's Big Book of Quilts & Other Treasures / the editors of McCall's needlework & crafts magazine.
746.46 M1225 [NONFICTION]
The Chilton needlework series.
The Quilters' Companion : everything you need to know to make beautiful quilts / Mimi Dietrich ... [et al.].
746.97Q6 1994 [NONFICTION]
The Quilt Encyclopedia Illustrated / Carter Houck
746.9703 H835q [NONFICTION]
The American Quilt / Roderick Kiracofe
746.970973 K58a [NONFICTION]
The Quilter's Computer Companion / Judy Heim & Gloria Hansen.
746.46041 H467q [NONFICTION]
Computer-aided quilt designs.
Videos
Judith Baker Montano's video guide to crazy quilting.
VC 746.97 JUDITH [NONFICTION]
Techniques, tips, and design applications for creating a crazy quilt. Includes instructions for the following stitches: Feather, Herringbone, Straight, Lazy Daisy, Chevron, Spiderweb.
Patchwork Quilts Made Easy
VC 746.97 PATCHWORK [NONFICTION]
Based on: Patchwork quilts made easy, make a quilt you can be proud of in just three days! / by Jean Wells. Summary: Step-by-step instructions for creating a four block sampler quilt: Nine Patch, Log Cabin, Milky Way Star, and Sawtooth Star. Shows easy, time-saving, cutting & stitching techniques.
Websites
eQuilter.com
http://www.equilter.com