Ultimate Slime by Alyssa Jagan and Wonder Art Workshop by Sally Haughey are both excellent resources that inspire creativity. Encouraging children to explore art in an environment that focuses on the process of creating is at the heart of these projects. These books make perfect gifts for the teacher on your gift giving list. Continue reading
Bookies: Bookmarks to Crochet by Jonas Matthies is a whimsical craft book. The images are bright and lots of fun, while the instructions are fairly easy to follow. Although this project is small, it might prove difficult for novice crocheters. Continue reading
Author: Victoria Hudgins
Publisher: Dover Crafts
Publication Date: October 19, 2016
Add a bit of pizzazz to clothing and accessories with pompom crafts you can make in a day. These handcrafted yarn ornaments are simple to make — no knitting or crochet skills are involved and no prior crafting experience is necessary. Quick and easy projects include a headband and other wearables, baskets, and crafty items for home decor.
Each book from Dover's "Make in a Day" series presents 15 projects with illustrated step-by-step instructions. Easily completed within only one day, the beginner-friendly projects are ideal for anyone wishing to whip up something special but uncomplicated that offers a personal touch and a dash of handmade charm. Supplies are easy to obtain and readily available at major craft stores.
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Make in a Day Pompom Crafts is a book that has some simple and unique ideas that involve all sorts of pompoms. There are detailed and easy to follow instructions with many gorgeous photos to compliment each project. There are ideas ranging from simple bookmarks to cake decorations and if you are planning a party, this craft book does contain quite a few inexpensive and interesting party decorating ideas. Continue reading