Crafts Books

Vintage Crafts Books

Sensational old Craft Books including Wood Furniture Projects, Advanced Beadwork by Ruth Poris, Arts of Clay, Bargello Magic, Barrel Finishing with Norton Tumblex Abrasives, Basic Batik and Dyeing by  LeJeunne Whitney, Carnations vintage flower arranging, Chip Carving by Wayne Barton, Crafts and Hobbies, Creative Wood Craft by Ernst Rottger, Crewel Embroidery, Donna Karan New York Fall 1990 Collection, Fine Woodworking Techniques, Furniture Making and Cabinet Work, Sewing Knit Slacks for Men, How To Preserve Animals in Clear Plastic by Cleo Harden, Jewelry, Metal Techniques for Craftsmen by Oppi Untracht, Metals Handbook. Picture Framing, Singer Sewing vintage Book, Singer Sewing Machine guide book, Small Quilts, Upholstering, and more!

429 great gifts to make anna marie doherty family circle book
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Hard covered book titled 429 GREAT GIFTS TO MAKE ALL YEAR AROUND FOR JUST 10 CENTS TO $10 by Anna Marie Doherty and the Editors of Family Circle Magazine, 1977, 227 pages. Every gift is illustrated, many in color. Step by step instructions tell how to make each one. Included are toys, collectors items, knitted, crocheted and sewn items, green thumb gifts, terrific totes, food gifts, and much, much more! Good condition, pages clean and intact,  binding is tight. Front hinge is weak. Dust jacket has minor tears at the edges. A must have for anyone interested in crafts! ..

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$7.00  $5.25
66 weekend wood furniture projects lewis hodges book
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Hard covered book titled 66 WEEKEND WOOD FURNITURE PROJECTS by Lewis Hodges, First Edition, First Printing January 1978, 373 pages. Topics include: DESIGNING, CONSTRUCTING, DISTRESSING & FINISHING EARLY AMERICAN PROJECTS EARLY AMERICAN AND OTHER TRADITIONAL PROJECTS MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY PROJECTS VG condition, pages intact,  binding is tight. A must have for your woodworking library! ..

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$7.99  $5.99
838 ways to amuse a child 6 12 crafts ideas june johnson book
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Hard covered book titled 838 WAYS TO AMUSE A CHILD Crafts, Hobbies and Creative Ideas for the Child from Six to Twelve by June Johnson, MCMLX, 216 pages. Supplemented with 122 illustrations and diagrams, here are easy to follow directions for hundreds of simple and inexpensive things for boys and girls to make, to do, and to enjoy by themselves or with the family. It includes: whittling weaving sewing making toys and gifts leather working stamp collecting experiments and more!   Good condition, pages clean and intact,  very light soiling on outer page edges. Binding is tight. The dust jacket is chipped at the edges.  Don't miss the opportunity to add it to your library! ..

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$7.00  $5.25
advanced beadwork ruth f poris materials tools embroidery bead book
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Soft covered book titled ADVANCED BEADWORK by Ruth F. Poris, 1989, Golden Hands Press, 148 pages. Topics include: MATERIALS & TOOLS THREADING PAST THE BASICS OFF LOOM WEAVING LOOM WEAVING BEAD EMBROIDERY BEAD NEEDLEPOINT MACRAME, CROCHET, KNITTING USING WIRE & CHAIN DRILLING, SAWING, SOLDERING This book is in VG+ condition,  the pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight.   ..

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$8.99  $6.74
arts of clay christine price indian pots pottery book
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Hard covered book titled ARTS OF CLAY by Christine Price, copyright 1977. The pots listed and illustrated in this book are a mixture of old and new. Some of them were made by Indian potters before white men arrived to discover the New World, and others are made in Europe and Asia in prehistoric times. Dates for the pots can be found in the list of illustrations at the end of the book. The book is in VG+ condition, with the pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. The cover does have some soiling and discoloration as seen in the first pic. This is a must read for anyone interested in past or present day potters. ..

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$12.00  $9.00
bargello magic how to design your own fischer lasker patterns book
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Hard covered book titled BARGELLO MAGIC How to Design Your Own by Pauline Fischer and Anabel Lasker, cloth bound, 1973, ISBN 0-03-088259-1, 150 pages, full color photographs.  needlepoint embroidery.Topics include: MATERIALS & TECHNIQUES PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN & THEIR APPLICATION PATTERNS 58 patterns for the beginner, intermediate, advancedThis book is in VG+ condition. The pages are clean and intact, and the binding is tight.  Date written inside the front cover.   Dust jacket has a 1 inch tear on the front, and has tiny tears at the edges on the back. A must have for anyone interested in Needlework!..

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$13.00  $9.75
barrel finishing with norton tumblex abrasives vintage book
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Soft covered book tilted BARREL FINISHING WITH NORTON TUMBLEX ABRASIVES "A" "T" "S" "N", 1957. 82 pages. Barrel finishing is a precisely controlled method of processing small or large quantities of parts at one time to remove burrs, sharp edges, tool marks, flash and heat treat scale, to form radii and improve surface finish. Topics include: Typical Parts and Materials, The Abrasives, Barrel Equipment, Compounds, and more. This book is in VG condition. Pages are intact, and the binding is tight. Sticker on the front for Oliver H Van Horn Company, Inc.,1318 Franklin Ave., Houston, Texas. ..

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$28.00  $21.00
basic batik and dyeing lejeunne whitney pattern book
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Soft covered book titled BASIC BATIK AND DYEING by LeJeunne Whitney, 1972, 37 pages. Hi-DYE, the featured textile dye in this book, is a high quality, high intensity fiber reactive dye which bonds permanently with natural fibers for washfast, boilfast, lightfast, brilliant, clear colors. Topics covered include: Basic Dyebath Methods, Batik and Pattern Dyeing, Dyebath Batik with Wax Resist, Detailed Batik Procedures, Hi*DYE Dye Paste Techniques, Batik with Flour Paste Resist, Special Dye Techniques. This book is in VG+ condition, with the pages clean and intact and the binding is tight. ..

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$20.00  $15.00
big book of whittling ben hunt wood carving birds ducks faces book
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Hard covered book titled Ben Hunt's BIG BOOK OF WHITTLING 1974, 182 pages. This is a collection of 50 of this mater craftsman's best whittling projects. Design patterns include birds and ducks as well as other animals, Indian crafts, faces and figures and such unusual projects as a whittled chess set. Topics include:   GETTING STARTED MY FAVORITE BIRDS INDIAN CRAFTS ANIMALS IN WOOD FACES, FIGURES & FUN SPECIAL PROJECTS This vintage book is in Good condition,  pages intact, and the binding is tight. Old water mark inside the back cover and last four pages.  No musty smell. The cover is warped, and the dust jacket is scuffed & creased.   ..

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$20.00  $15.00
bright ideas for lap quilting georgia bonesteel quilt patterns book
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Hard covered book titled BRIGHT IDEAS FOR LAP QUILTING by Georgia Bonesteel, 1990, 160 pages, color photographs, lavishly illustrated.This book is in VG+ condition,  pages clean and intact, and the binding is tight. A must have for anyone interested in quilting!..

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$7.00  $5.25
carnations elegance in floral arrangements flower vintage book
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Hard covered book titled CARNATIONS Elegance in Floral Arrangements Colorado Flower Growers Association, Inc., Denver, Colorado, Printing and Binding by Egmont H. Petersen Co. Copenhagen, Denmark, 183 pages, full color and black & white illustrations,  with elegant green and gold end pages. Topics include: HISTORY OF CARNATIONS ABOUT THE AUTHOR FLOWER ARRANGING AS AN ART FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS: DESIGN DELIGHT HOME DECOR MILADY'S DOMAIN BRIGHTEN A CORNER BON APPETIT WINDOW PICTURES FESTIVE OCCASIONS ORIENTAL ART HAPPY HOLIDAYS REMEMBRANCE HELPFUL HINTSThis superb carnation book is in VG condition,  pages intact, and the binding is tight. Don't miss the opportunity to add it to your library!..

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$17.99  $13.49
childrens toys you can build yourself franklynn peterson book
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Hard covered book titled CHILDREN'S TOYS YOU CAN BUILD YOURSELF, That are less expensive, safer, longer-lasting, and more sheer fun than any you can buy, by Franklynn Peterson, 1978, 141 pages.  ISBN 0131326139 If you're tired of paying outrageous sums for poorly made, gimmicky toys that limit a child's creativity, here's an alternative far creating playthings that are safe, educational, durable and fun. Franklynn Peterson shows how you can easily create over 40 different basic toys, games and puzzles. This book is in VG+ condition.  Pages clean and intact, binding is tight. ..

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$9.99  $7.49