New Arrivals - Arts, needlework, and recreation
"Whether you are mountain biking, surfing, skateboarding, or just sightseeing, this hands-on friendly guide shows you how to get the best photos and videos from your GoPro camera"--From publisher description.
Get inspired to create a wonderful collection of handmade holiday decorations for a child or grandchild to treasure. Popular woodcarving teacher and author Betty Padden shows how to carve memorable ornaments to keep or give to family and friends.
Recycled from T-shirt factory discards, T-shirt yarn is a durable, washable cotton jersey yarn, perfect for creating fashion accessories and accents for your home. With only a ball or two of yarn, you can whip up a hat, bag, or basket in under two hours.
Choose from 11 versatile, gender-neutral handmade games that foster a wide range of physical, cognitive, and social skills. These sewing projects are safe, washable, lightweight, and great for travel. --Amazon.com
"109 artists share their zest for color through painting, collage, encaustic, art journaling, jewelry art and more. The 133 pieces of mixed-media art showcased in the second [sic] edition of Incite, The Best of Mixed Media will inspire you to add new shades and hues to your palette and new techniques to your toolbox"--Jacket.
"Kristen TenDyke will teach you how to knit the perfect sweater--no assembly required. Through clever planning and some simple techniques, projects are shaped and joined during knitting--all without sacrificing the pretty details"--Back cover.
"... powerful techniques that help you turn a troubled drawing into a living, breathing, dimensional scene"--Page  of cover.
Includes instructions for 18 inch blocks that are easy to make and easy to combine into projects for home decor.
"The benefits to quilting with columns are clear: in very little time, you can piece together a stylish, no-fuss quilt. This fresh approach to quilting from author Nancy Zieman is perfect for first-time quilters and anyone looking for a change from traditional quilt designs"--Publisher's description.
"Miko is a shrine maiden who has never had much success at seeing or banishing spirits. Then she meets Kagura, a sexy demon who feeds off women's feelings of passion and love. Kagura's insatiable appetite has left many girls at school brokenhearted, so Miko casts a spell to seal his powers. Surprisingly the spell works-- sort of-- but now Kagura is after her!"--From publisher description.
A digital revolution is underway. A global network of creative, interior design bloggers has emerged, publishing fresh and inspiring content online every day. With diverse backgrounds and lifestyles, these individual bloggers combine to create a thriving online community of trend-setters and style gurus. The digital world brings with it design democracy; with the freedom to publish whatever they want, these bloggers offer a beguiling alternative to traditional media and have become an important source of inspiration for the homes enthusiast. In her first book, interiors journalist and stylist Ellie Tennant meets the characters and creative forces behind leading design blogs, exploring their online realms, their beautiful homes and their clever styling ideas. Fifteen in-depth case studies cover a panorama of cutting-edge bloggers' spaces - from a pared-back monochrome cabin in Scandinavia to a maximalist, colour-filled apartment in California - while the final chapter offers advice on setting up your own blog. The result is a visual feast of inspiring yet achievable interiors, with plenty of ideas to use in your own home.
Featuring easy-to-follow instructions and tips on personalizing your design, this book guides you through every step of your wine cork project, allowing you to create unique pieces every time. From wall art to jewelry to holiday decor, each of these crafts will put leftover wine corks to use by transforming the simple throwaway into stunning creations like a chalkboard menu, retro sunburst mirror, vintage cork necklace, owl zipper pull, and gift tags.
This is an another title in the hugely successful Cozy Series. It features a wide variety of projects to suit both genders and all ages and tastes and can be made in a range of sizes. There are simple projects for beginners and more challenging patterns for experienced crafters. Slippers make a superb gift, and home-made ones are the best. Making your own slippers is ideal - you can make them to fit the wearer perfectly and add your own personal touch. This book has projects for girls and boys of all ages and adults too, from delicate ballet slippers and dainty Mary Janes to moccasin-soled slipper socks, chunky felted boots and sparkly party pumps.
It's not necessary to travel far from home for a great hike. With forty of the area's best hikes, all of them within an hour's drive of Colorado Springs, and these information packed guides in hand, readers have everything they need for the adventure they seek, from an easy nature walk to a multiday backpack. Each hike includes everything about the trail: color photos, brief route description, directions to the trailhead (including GPS coordinates), length, hiking time, level of difficulty, fees and permits, and canine compatibility.
"Son Goku is the greatest hero on Earth. Five years after defeating the demon king Piccolo, he's grown up and has a family. But what is the real reason for Goku's incredible strength? A visitor from outer space arrives bearing terrible news--Goku is an alien, and the visitor, Raditz, is Goku's brother! When Raditz turns out to be a ruthless killer, Goku must fight his incredibly strong brother to save his family and the entire human race. A surprising alliance may be Earth's last hope: Goku will team up with his old enemy Piccolo to save the world!"--From publisher description.
A collection of the author's stories about growing up in rural Vermont as part of an eccentric family of artists and idealists, which involved self-imposed poverty, innovative living, daily lessons in self-reliance, and a deep appreciation for the natural beauty of the environment.
"Put on your go-go boots and get ready to "Batusi" back to the Swingin' 60s as DC Comics reimagines the classic Batman TV series in comics form for the first time! These all-new stories portray The Caped Crusader, The Boy Wonder and their fiendish rogues gallery just the way viewers remember them"-- Provided by publisher.