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Birds of Prey: Blue Ribbon Projects (Carving Projects)

by Veasey, William

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder stripe on page bottoms, slightly cocked.
ISBN
9780887400520
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$15.00

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West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder stripe on page bottoms, . slightly cocked.. 1986. Hardcover. 0887400523 . Navy illustrated cloth. Many illustrations and photos, including many in color. Step-by-step wood carving and painting instructions for ten birds of prey, including Snowy Owl, Osprey, Screech Owls, and Red-Tailed Hawk. ; 4to… Read more
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Fiberworks

by Ward, E. S. ; Bonner, J. M. ; Van Dijk, D.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed.
ISBN
9780910386357
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$20.00

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Cleveland Museum of Art. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1977. Softcover. 0910386358 . Catalogue from an exhibition of fiber art held October 15 - November 20, 1977 at the Cleveland Museum of Art. 77 artworks described. Many black and white photos. Artists include Olga de Amaral, Barbara Shawcroft, Masakazu Kobayashi, Gerhardt G. Knodel, Sheila Hicks, Judit Droppa, Tomas… Read more
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Samplers from A to Z

by Parmal, Pamela A.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780878464814
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$20.00

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Boston: Museum of Fine Arts. Very Good. 2000. Softcover. 0878464816 . Many color photos. Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the MFA held March 29 - July 23, 2000. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 64 pages .
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Origami from Angelfish to Zebra

by Engel, Peter

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed.
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780486281384
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$20.00

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NY: Dover. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1994. Reprint. Softcover. 0486281388 . Reprint of 1989 Vintage Books edition. Foreword, index to terms, notes and sources. Many illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages .
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image of Tissage Contemporain:  Exposition Organisee Par La Maison Des Metiers  D'Art Francais Et Presentee Par La Societe Des Amis De La Bibliotheque  Forney

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Paris: La Maison Des Metiers D'Art Francais. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1978. Softcover. 9782249270482 . Weaving exhibition catalogue with many black and white photos. Exhibition held October 25, 1977 - January 31, 1978. Text in French. ; 64 pages .
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Flowers with Origami

by Kawasaki, Keita; Yamaguchi, Makoto

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed.
ISBN
9784916096333
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$30.00

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Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1997. Softcover. 4916096339 . Text in Japanese. Many color photos of origami projects with instructions and thumbnail step-by-step illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 120 pages .
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Home Occupations for Boys and Girls

by Johnston, Bertha; Chapin, Fanny

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1908
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers foxed, tear to lower edge of pp.13-14, a few soiled pages, spine cracked.
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers foxed, tear to lower edge of pp.13-14, a few soiled pages, spine cracked.. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan cloth with navy flower garland design stamped on front boards. An illustrated book of arts and crafts projects for young children, from weaving raffia mats to hammering nails… Read more
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Khokhloma Folk Painting

by Yemelyanova, Tatyana

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
ISBN
9780898930757
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$20.00

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Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1980. Hardcover. 0898930758 . Pictorial hardcover housed in plain cardboard sleeve. 18 pages of introductory text (in English) , followed by notes, color plates of 111 items painted in the Khokhloma folk art style of Russias Volga region. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Ceramic Painting Step by Step

by Taylor, Doris W. ; Hart, Anne Button

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1966
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780442084349
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$15.00

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NY: D. Van Nostrand Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. 044208434X . x, 144pp. Black and white photographs and a few color photos. Illustrations. Yellow cloth binding. How to paint floral and fruit designs on ceramic ware.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Taking Profits from Happy Hours

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1928
Condition
Very Good; Covers soiled, split at head of spine.
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$20.00

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Adrian, MI: Fireside Industries. Very Good; Covers soiled, split at head of spine.. 1928. Softcover. Illustrated stapled card covers. Many color and black and white illustrations. A decorative arts correspondence course geared towards women who want a side hustle and their own "gay little studio" of Fireside Giftwares. Students would purchase instructional booklets from Fireside Industries… Read more
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Batek, Ikat, Pelangi and Other Traditional Textiles from Malaysia

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good; Lower corner of rear cover damaged.
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Urban Council. Very Good; Lower corner of rear cover damaged.. 1977. Softcover. Text in English and Chinese. Catalogue from an exhibition of traditional Malaysian textiles at the second Festival of Asian Arts in Hong Kong. Many color photos. Stapled color photo-illustrated card covers. ; 32 pages .
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Patola und Geringsing: Zeremonialtucher aus Indien und Indonesien

by Buhler, Alfred; Ramseyer, Urs; Ramseyer-Gygi, Nicole

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.
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$30.00

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Basel, Switzerland: Museum Fur Volkerkunde. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 1975. Softcover. Text in German. Softcover catalogue of an exhibition of ceremonial textiles from India and Indonesia. 77 black and white photos. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 72 pages .
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Kohyama En Tanaka: Contemporary Ceramics and Textile Art from Japan

by Fukunaga, Shigeki; Ungar, Marjan; Inui, Yoshiaki

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1992
Condition
Good; Covers worn, spine bumped.
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$60.00

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Leeuwarden, The Netherlands: Museum Het Princesshof. Good; Covers worn, spine bumped.. 1992. Softcover. Exhibition catalogue from June 20 - August 30, 1992 exhibition at Museum het Princesshof, Leeuwarden of the textiles of Japanese artist Chiyoko Tanaka and ceramics of Japanese artist Yasuhisa Kohyama. Text in English and Dutch. Artist chronologies, color photos. Die cut card covers. ;… Read more
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The Presence of Light

by Mazeaud, Dominique; Park, Betty

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed.
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$15.00

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Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1984. Softcover. Catalogue for an exhibition of tapestries held at The Meadows Gallery, Meadows School of the Arts, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, June 20 - July 29, 1984. Stapled card covers. 20 tapestries photographed and catalogued. Artists' biographies. .
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The Studio Workshops' Handbook of Decorative Painting

by Mitchell, Dorothy

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good; Some leaves pulling away from binding, ink doodle and blots on rear cover.
Edition
Second Printing
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$25.00

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Wellesley Hills, MA: Self Published. Very Good; Some leaves pulling away from binding, ink doodle and blots on . rear cover.. 1953. Second Printing. Softcover. Illustrated tan card covers with brown plastic comb binding. Black and white illustrations. Tools, techniques and sample design and stencil ideas for decorative painting. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 53 pages… Read more
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Chinese Embroidery Jewelry: A Post-Modern Approach

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good; Covers creased and scuffed.
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Very Good; Covers creased and scuffed.. 1988. Softcover. English title on front cover and English bibliography list, else all other text in Chinese. Many illustrations. Photos in black and white and in color. Appears to be an instructional book for making embroidered jewelry after traditional Chinese designs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages .
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Fragilita, IL Tuo Nome E Donna: Mostra Di Ceramica Al Femminile

by Fasano, Anna Rita; Agosti, Elena

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2016
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9788895534404
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$25.00

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Associazione Pandora Artiste Ceramiste. Very Good. 2016. Softcover. 9788895534404 . Text in Italian and English. Many color photos. Catalogue from an exhibition of ceramic art by Italian women artists held first at the Circolo Arci Prometeo, Sept. 2-4, 2016. White printed embossed stiff wraps. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 128 pages .
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Telemark Techniques Traditional Rosemaling

by Virch, Pat

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good; Covers faintly rubbed.
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$20.00

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Marquette, MI: Nordic Publishers. Very Good; Covers faintly rubbed.. 1979. Softcover. Many photos and illustrations, including a few in color. An instructional book about the traditional Norwegian decorative painting techniques of rosemaling, from the Telemark region of Norway. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages .
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Authentic Norwegian Rosemaling: Rogaland Style, Volume 1

by Wasson, Trudy Sondrol

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.
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$30.00

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Oelwein, IA: Self Published. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 1984. Softcover. Illustrated in color and black and white. Discusses materials, techniques, traditional history and many specific patterns and designs of this traditional Norwegian craft. Color illustrated stapled card covers. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 48 pages .
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Crepe Paper Flower Making: A Complete Home Course of Instruction in the Making of Flowers of Dennison Crepe, in Three Parts

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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$30.00

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Framingham, MA: Dennison-Craft. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1929. Hardcover. Green cloth with color illustration of vase of crepe flowers inset on front boards. A compilation of parts I-III, originally issued by the Dennison Manufacturing Company in softcover editions to instruct users in how to make numerous kinds of crepe paper flowers, including… Read more
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