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Valentine Wire Heart Garland

Valentine Wire Heart Garland

Learn how to make this simple heart garland out of wire as a lovely Valentine's Day decoration! Valentine Wire Heart Garland

IlLISTration

IlLISTration

I have some budding artists in my home, so I've bought them each several items to spark their creativity -- grown-up coloring books, doodling guides, and more. In ilLISTration, there are illustrations from 12 different artists, each with their own design style. The...

Simply Calligraphy

Simply Calligraphy

I've practiced several styles of calligraphy in years past, but it's been quite a while since I've attempted it and instead have switched over to digital design. When I saw Simply Calligraphy, I thought it would be nice to brush up on some of the simple basics and I...

Creative Origami And Beyond

Creative Origami And Beyond

I love how this large and beautiful book takes us on a tour of four world-class origami artists and helps us see not only the basics of origami, but how these basics can be used to express a unique artistic vision. My children have made their own bracelets, and each...

Paper Dolls Fashion Workshop

Paper Dolls Fashion Workshop

To me, the emphasis in Paper Dolls Fashion Workshop is on the "fashion workshop" rather than the paper dolls. It provides examples and templates for paper dolls, yes, but it primarily encourages girls and women of all ages to design fashions for the doll templates,...

Inkspirations For Women

Inkspirations For Women

I have several grown up coloring books and I really enjoy coloring in them with my set of colored pencils. Inkspirations is one of my favorites, I love the designs and also the quotes are really good, too. My favorite quote is "Be like a flower and turn your face to...

Crafting With Alcohol Inks

Crafting With Alcohol Inks

During school, I found that while I admired different artists, media, and styles of artwork -- like Matisse, stained glass, or watercolor -- I had trouble pressing through to do such work myself. Eventually, I found myself working digitally, which is great, but I miss...

Cute Complete Crochet Kits

Cute Complete Crochet Kits

This darling set of crocheted delectables includes a colorful gift box, instructional book, and materials to make two characters. Each character is described in the book, with templates, instructions, helpful hints, and colorful photos which show even beginners how to...

Cake Decorating And Sewing

Cake Decorating And Sewing

I took a sewing elective back in middle school, and enjoyed it so much, but wow, after getting a great deal on a used sewing machine, I've realized just how much I've forgotten. So I'm thrilled to have gotten this book about basic sewing techniques. It is a great...