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Building a 4-Shaft PVC Loom By Dave Holly
eBook (ePub): $9.99
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Building A 4-Shaft PVC Loom contains detailed plans to build a fully functional 4-shaft weaving loom using mainly PVC pipe. The loom can weave a full 24 inches wide. The cost of materials is but a... More > fraction of the price of a new, furniture-quality wooden loom. With the exception of a Reed and Heddles, all of the construction materials may be found at home supply stores like Lowe's, Sears Hardware, and Home Depot. Loom making is fun! Start your project today.< Less
Piano Stories - Vol.1 By Steven Bear
eBook (PDF): $16.20
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Beautiful piano solos for the intermediate to advanced piano player. Every piece tells a little story. Composed by Steven Bear. Sheet music book. 123 p.
Essential Cards By Tangram Channel
eBook (PDF): $5.00
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Containing 36 enjoyable cards and 2 Tangram puzzles too, this DIY activity project has all that you need to have fun with Tangrams. Each card includes 7 Tangram patterns on one side and their... More > solutions on the reverse side. The complete set consists of 252 challenging patterns. The Tangram Essential Cards eBook is an ideal first step for getting children interested in making things, and in experimenting with color and form. So this eBook is also a brilliant resource for a teacher to use to teach kids some basic principles of crafts. Included in the PDF file: - 36 printable Tangram cards (6,7cm X 16,3cm) - Step-by-step instructions on how to make the cards In addition, this document also contains 2 printable Tangram puzzles to start playing right away with the cards. Tangram Essential Cards are an exciting way for pupils and teachers to enjoy the ancient Chinese art of Tangram.< Less
Slot Car Magazine – May 2018 By Marc Abbott & Ric Woods
eBook (PDF): $1.76
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Yes, it’s that time of year when I have to apologise for mentioning a certain major event in May, for fear of upsetting the millions of readers who, through no fault of their own, happen to... More > live hundreds or even thousands of miles away from where it is all happening and are thus, because of a quirk of geography, unable to attend. The one good thing about living in the UK is that, while we have as much chance of winning Eurovision as we have of ever winning the World Cup again, we have a stonking alternative in the form of the UK Slot Car Festival. We’ll be there, welcoming with open arms the people who have nice things to say, while at the same time attributing any adverse comments to the fact that they’ve got us confused with another magazine. Plus... It's a cracker!< Less
there ain't no memories in First Class By Lowell Davis
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A biographical account of Lowell Davis. Artist, Sculptor, Author, Humorist, and friend to all who know him.
Hinges and Hinge-Based Catches By Charles Lewton-Brain
Paperback: $34.95
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This book analyzes hinges and hinge-like mechanisms in a manner never done before in a single volume. It has become a classic for jewelry making. Along with history, generics, classes of hinges,... More > guiding principles, sections include: design, tube making, hinge pins (force-fit, riveted, upset, tapered, cotter type, tubing, square, threaded, stud), hinge types (basic, thick-walled, locket, bracelet, box, block, cold-rolled, tab, cast and milled), lubrication, catch systems, hidden, alternative, cast hinges and solving design problems. Good index and table of contents. Covers more information about hinges than any book in English. 112 pages, over 200 line drawings..< Less
Vegetable Dyes: A Book of Recipes and Information Useful to the Dyer By Ethel M. Mairet
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"Short, to the point, chock full of practical 'how to' information – and very affordable, to boot. Ethel M. Mairet's classic Vegetable Dyes: A Book of Recipes and Information Useful to the... More > Dyer is far and away my all time favorite single-source natural dyeing handbook, a real must-have 'Dyer's Bible.'" – Jessica Martin, Award-Winning Fiber Artist.< Less
The Ravell'd Sleeve | The Journal of The Couture Knitting Workshop By Catherine Lowe
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"Couture knitting translates the principles of haute couture into an approach to hand-knitting that effects a fundamental rethinking of the traditional technical and design vocabularies of the... More > hand-knitter ... The result is a different and unique approach to hand-knitting that is reflected in the designs themselves, in the techniques used to execute the designs, and in the way the characteristics of the knitted fabric come to play as critical a role in the conception of the garment as either the details of its design or the techniques used to execute this design." Thus, Catherine Lowe introduces her renowned concepts of couture knitting to her readers. Now available in this new format, "The Ravell'd Sleeve" revises and brings together in a single volume the four issues of Lowe's acclaimed journal in which she explores the practice and techniques of couture knitting.< Less
The Wool Palette By April DeConick
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A complete step-by-step guide to Palette Dyeing. Instructions provided, introducing you to color and mixing dyes so that you are able to create your own signature palette of wool. All 67 colors are... More > related kinship wools since they are all created from three 'primary' color formulas which you are taught to develop and mix. The REVISED EDITION includes Starter Palette Recipes.< Less
The Art and Skill of Radio-Telegraphy By William Pierpont
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A manual for learning, using, mastering and enjoying the International Morse code as a means of communication. This fully revised fifth edition includes much additional content.
French Genealogy From Afar By Anne Morddel
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How to research your French ancestors using the Internet, explained by the author of the French Genealogy Blog.
Wool Snapshots By April DeConick
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This is a step-by-step guide for rug hookers who wish to create miniature wool portraits from snapshots. Chapters include color essentials, organization of materials, photo preparation, design... More > transfer, crafting the piece, and a snapshot gallery of miniatures created by April DeConick.< Less
Cabaret Mechanical Movement: Understanding Movement and Making Automata By Gary Alexander
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"I wanted to say how much I enjoyed the Cabaret Mechanical Movement book - it explained some complex ideas around Newtonian mechanics in an erudite and highly readable way without spraining my... More > mind." - Ben Russell (Curator of Mechanical Engineering - Science Museum London). This book takes the would be maker from light mechanical theory through the basic mechanisms to tips on constructing simple moving toys, sculpture or automata. Examples come from the world famous collection of Cabaret Mechanical Theatre, with over 200 B&W Illustrations but no detailed plans - you need to use your own imagination! Sold over 12,000 copies since 1998. Chapters: Who, What, Why?, Some Principles, Levers, Shafts, Cranks, Cams, Springs, Linkages, Ratchets, Drives & Gearing, Control, The Checklist, Bibliography, Index. Published by Cabaret Mechanical Theatre, a museum that pops-up globally to delight its visitors with witty examples of the automata makers art. Find out more about CMT here:< Less
The Systematic Mixing Guide By Ermin Hamidovic
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The Systematic Mixing guide is the book to kick start your journey toward absolute mix professionalism within the pop, rock & metal genres. Practical and direct information, conveying... More > professional techniques, is guaranteed to give you the sort of mixing insight that would traditionally take years to develop as a studio intern. These are the same techniques that have taken the author from being an industry newcomer, to one of the most highly sought after engineers in the country & abroad. "The Systematic Mixing Guide is immense in its scope, leaving no mysteries unrevealed and no myths still standing. If you want an incredibly detailed and categorical guide to mixing, look no further." -- Adam "Nolly" Getgood, Guitarist/Producer (Periphery, Architects, Devin Townsend Project) "If there is one person's ear I fully trust, it's definitely Ermin's. He's pro in every way, and has saved me a billion times" -- Ola Englund (The Haunted, Feared)< Less
The Genealogist's Google Toolbox Second Edition By Lisa Louise Cooke
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The completely updated second addition of the genealogy bestseller! When it comes to tracing your family tree online, you need the right tools to get the job done! In The Genealogist’s Google... More > Toolbox, renowned genealogy podcaster Lisa Louise Cooke helps you stuff your genealogy toolbox with FREE state-of-the-art Internet tools that are built to search, translate, message, and span the globe. You’ll travel outside the genealogy community and straight to the folks who dominate the online world: Google. A lot has changed since the first edition was published in 2011, and it's all documented step-by-step in this new edition. Includes: Google Search, new chapter on searching for common surnames, Google Alerts, Gmail, Google Books, (includes expanded instructions on using My Library) Google Translate, YouTube and the all new section on how to build your own free YouTube channel. Brand new chapters on Google Scholar and Google Patents! Plus Google Earth: Rock your ancestor’s world!< Less
Tri Loom Weaving By Barbara Herdman
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A guide to weaving on a triangular frame loom. Instructions for Continous Yarn weaving,Cut Thread weaving,Continuous Bias weaving,Twill,Leno Lace,Fringes,Edgings,Beading,Joining Tri's,a fill in... More > weave,and how to build a loom are included plus much more. Illustrated with 286 black and white how-to photos.< Less
The Pourpoint of Charles de Blois By Tasha Kelly
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Patterns and instructions for recreating the Charles de Blois pourpoint, an extant garment from 14th-century France.
Homebrewing Journal By Brad Caldwell
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The Homebrewing Journal will keep track of your brew day and beyond! Each homebrew has dedicated pages for brew day notes and basics of each recipe, along with tasting notes and areas to make... More > suggested changes for the next time you brew! Not only do you get enough entries to brew once a week for a year, you also get an easy chart to organize your future brews into various "pipelines", shopping lists to plan your purchases, and Quick Recipe Builders are included to not only build a recipe for an upcoming brew, but to brainstorm desired characteristics of these brews, to make sure you always make the best beer you can! Up to date Beer Style charts, along with charts of the most used Grains and Hops, are included for quick reference and recipe building too! Basic enough for extract brewers to use easily and advanced enough for all grain brewers to keep their home brewery organized, the Homebrewing Journal is guaranteed to be a valuable part of all of your future brewing activities!< Less
Beetle Bugs - A Mindfulness Coloring Book for All Ages By Angelique Abare-Devitte
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Sit back, Relax, and unwind with a meditative coloring experience. This book is great for all ages to explore and create. Featuring 30 unique illustrations, it highlights small and large beetles... More > & bugs. The Designs range in complexity and detail from beginner to expert-level - which means fun for the whole family. Unique Features: 30 Unique, Hand illustrated motifs SIngle-Sided 8.5” x 11” Pages One-Of-A-Kind designs and Patterns< Less
My Year Down the Rabbit Hole: National Parks on the Air By Edward Breneiser
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This book describes my year traveling from one national park to the next during the year of 2016. I traveled with Walt, KB3SBC and took many pictures of just gorgeous locations! We traveled over... More > 9,000 road miles, over 8,500 air miles all while operating our ham radios. Come join me on my year down the rabbit hole!< Less
Craft Beer Tasting Journal By Brad Caldwell
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Craft beer has gained popularity over the past 20 years and now there are well over 30,000 different beers in the world to experience! Keeping track of your tasting experience is a great way to... More > learn more about beer, more about yourself and your tastes, helps evolve your overall knowledge and experience with craft beer and finally makes a great reference for future craft beer purchases. The Craft Beer Tasting Journal is a convenient way to keep track with your tastings and the perfect size to take with you to a brewpub or restaraunt! With space for 80 different beer tastings and beer webs to help precisely detail your overall experience, along with easy to understand descriptions of craft beer, brewing, popular beer styles, proper glassware by style and proper methods for storing, pouring, tasting and rating craft beer, the Craft Beer Tasting Journal is an indespensible tool for any true beer fan!!!< Less
Native Hawaii Coloring Book By Sarah Taylor Ko
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Seventeen hand drawn images of native Hawai’ian flowers, insects, birds, fish, and more to color. These are animals unique to Hawaii, many of them found no where else on earth. They are... More > captioned with their Hawaiian names where possible. "Native Hawai'i" can be enjoyed by children or adults. This book features traditional ‘ohe kapala border designs. These borders were inspired by hand carved bamboo stamps that were inked with kukui and other dyes and pressed onto kapa fabric made from mulberry by ancient Hawai'ian people. "Native Hawai'i" is meant to inspire "malama ka 'aina", that is, respect and care for the land and all the "ola" or life it supports. Created for you with aloha by local artist Sarah Ko. See more of her artwork at< Less
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The Aerial Rope Manual Volume 2 By Rebekah Leach
Paperback: $85.00
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Volume 2 covers advanced building blocks such as front balance, back balance, break beats and meathooks. It then weaves an intricate web of transitions between all the major moves of rope. This book... More > focuses special attention on hitches, including seatbelts and rolling in u-locks. The book concludes with an introduction to momentum. Perfect for anyone who is starting their advanced rope journey.< Less
Commo By Sparks31
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Sparks31's latest book on grid-down, down-grid, and off-grid communications for preppers, 3pers, and other like-minded individuals. Covers radio, phones, meatspace comms, communications monitoring... More > and intelligence operations.< Less