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Craft Horizons - 25th Anniversary Issue

By Williams, Jonathan

NY: American Craftsmen's Council. G pb. 1966. Vol XXVI, No 3. June 1966. stamp fep "Fellowship Library UCC" no other ex lib mrrkings .

$35.00

Hearts and Hands - the influence of women and quilts on American society

By Silber, Julie, Elaine Hedges and Pat Ferrero

San Francisco: Quilt Digest Press. VG. 1987. 1st edition. a vital part of our American past that has been ignored. stamp from the Fellowship Library UCC on fep. no other ex lib marks .

$14.00

Mini Quilts

By Murphy, Anita

San Marcos, CA: American School Needlework. VG lg sz PB. (1992). Photo of Murphy on title page, residual of price tag on ft cover. .

$12.00

Carving a Totem Pole

By Jensen, Vickie, text and photos by, foreword by Norman Tait

NY: Holt. G in G DJ ex-library. (1996). 1st Amer ed. Totem poles were used to teach us about the past. It was important that children know their ancestors at an early age . because they too would become the history books of our people. (from introduction by Norman Tait, Nisga's Artist). When a totem pole is raised it is like the birth of an important person. The pole is given a name and treated with the same kind of respect you would give a chief. Like the elders, each pole is a teacher, a storyteller. The Nisga'a and other peoples of N. America used totem poles to teach about the past. It was important for children to learn their cultural history back to mythical times. Library markings. .

$10.00

Glorious Color: sources of inspiration for knitting and needlepoint with 17 projects

By Fassett, Kaffe

NY: Clarkson Potter. VG in VG DJ. (1988). 1st ed. One of the craft world's premier interpreters of pattern and color in his collection of projects for knitting and . needlepoint as he shares the creative processes behind his fabulously rich and textured designs. Owner name front endpaper. .

$24.00

Hanover Bay Collection: 30 hand knitting patterns

By Sharp, Jo (P.O. Box 357) Albany 6330 (1-800-622-250)

Albany, Western Australia: Horizon. VG lg sz PB. nd. My father built his own boats, my grandfather ran away to sea when he was 16. Catch the late afternoon sun on the way home. . I grew up in a house by the sea, full of paintings and model ships, we played and collected treasures along the gritty shore line of Hanover Bay. .

$14.00

The Celtic Collection

By Starmore, Alice

N. Pomfret, VT: Trafalgar Square. VG lg sz PB. (1994). Twenty-five knitwear designs for men and women. .

$22.00

Glorious Knits

By Fassett, Kaffe

NY: Clarkson Potter. VG in VG DJ. (1985). 5th ptg. 35 designs for sweaters, dresses, vests, and shawls. Small nicl to DJ spine bottom. . needlepoint as he shares the creative processes behind his fabulously rich and textured designs. .

$24.00

Kaffe's California Patches

By Kaffe Fassett for Rowan

W. Yorkshire, England: Rowan Yarns. VG lg sz PB. nd. California patches, tumbling blocks, right angles sweater, checkerboard blocks, tropical stripes, . needlepoint as he shares the creative processes behind his fabulously rich and textured designs. .

$18.00

Kaffe's Classics

By Fassett, Kaffe

Boston: Little Brown. VG in VG DJ. (1993). 1Amer 1st ptg. 25 favorite knitting patterns for sweaters, jackets, vests, and more. Bookmark 1st endpaper not filled in. Originally trained . as a aomter. Kaffe is now an artist who paints in wools and cottons, producing designs of breathtaking subtlety with a flowing palette of richly colored yarns. .

$34.00

Sally Melville's Styles

By Melville, Sally, editor Elaine Rowley

Sious Falls, SD: Alexis Yiorgris Xenakis. VG in VG DJ. (1998). A unique and elegant approach to your yarn collection. .

$18.00

Bernat Handicrafter Book no. 103

By Bernat

Jamaica Plain, MA: Emile Bernat Sons. VG spiral bound paperback. nd. Wonderful pictures of the way kids used to look and how to make the outfits. .

$11.00

Candle-Making

By Strose, Susanne

NY: Sterling. VG. (1970). 4th ptg. Little Crafts Book Series. .

$16.00

American Wildfowl Decoys

By Waingrow, Jeff, foreword by Adele Earnest

NY: Weathervane Books. VG in VG DJ. (1989). Reprint of 1985 1st edition by Museum of American Folk Art. Decoy is a subtle art rarely appreciated by those with little . no exposure to the field. This book includes more than 50 essays describing the techniques, historical development, and regional traditions of duck and shorebird decoy making between 1870 and 1960. Also included are biographical sketches of well-known decoy carvers and painters, as well as analysis of particular qualities these decoy possess them make them sought after by the knowledgeable collector. Carleton Palmer has been in charge of photography for the Museum of American Folk Art for the past two years. DJ price clipped. .

$22.00

Folk Toys around the World and How to Make Them

By Joseph, Joan

NY: Parents' Magazine Press. G. (1972). 18 toys from various countries, gives directions for constructing them, and discusses the materials needed. . Working drawings and instructions. Inscription on front endpaper. Thumb piano from Africa, Sagat player from United Arab Republic, Russian Bear from Soviet Union, pecking bird from Poland-Czechoslovakia, tumbling man from Austria, Spear-the-fish from the pre-Columbian Americas, Prisoner's lock from Finland, etc. .

$12.00

American Country Furniture: projects from the workshops of David T. Smith

By Engler, Nick & Mary Jane Favorite

np: Fox Chapel/Amer. Woodworker. G lg sz PB. (2009). Reprint. The Workshops of David T. Smith are a unique business, perhaps the only one like it in America on a farm in Warren County, . Ohio, near the village of Morrow. Price marked off on title page and carried over to front endpaper, otherwise VG. .

$14.00

The Craft of Chair Seat Weaving with cane, rush, splilnt, and rope

By Sterns, George

Loveland, CO: Interweave Press. VG lg sz PB. (1990). 2nd ptg. During the Depression, Sterns helped his father, a carpenter, tackle caning jobs. After being a radio operator in Burma . during WWII, Sterns became George's second career, and in the ensuing 25 years he caned over 10,000 chairs in an unlimited variet yf styles and shapes. .

$14.00

Knitting Block by Block

By Epstein,Nicky

NY: Potter Crafts. VG. (2010). 1st ed 1st ptg. Beautiful condition with beautiful illustrations of crafts. .

$14.00

The Celtic Collection: 25 knitwear designs for men and women

By Starmore, Alice

N. Pomfret, VT: Trafalgar Square Pub. VG in VG DJ. (1993). Combining style with practicality, presents exquisite patterns for men, women, and children by one of Britain's . top-selling knitwear designers who blends an array of yarns with beautiful shades which flow into one another and enhance timeless Celtic motifs embodied in the designs. DJ edge wear, owner inscription, blind stamp from Studio of Susan L. Whitehouse. .

$15.00

Glorious Color: sources of inspiration for knitting and needlepoint, with 17 projects

By Fassett, Kaffe

NY: Clarkson Potter. VG in VG DJ. (1988). In Fassett's his latest collection of projects for knitting and needlepoint, he shares the creative processes behind fabulously . rich and textured designs. Owner blindstamp of Susan L. Whitehouse, jottings. .

$24.00

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