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The Quilt Designer’s Coloring Workbook

My grandma was an avid quilter and I have had a lot of interest in quilts myself, particularly in their patterns, since I work as a designer. The Quilt Designer's Coloring Workbook serves a double function for me, enjoyment and relaxation of coloring and the ability...

Ladies Drawing Night

This is such a charming and clever book. The instructions and suggestions are very clear, with fun ideas throughout. The book suggests that, for fun little get-togethers, hosting "drawing nights" to create arts and crafts together, each with a different theme. I...

Origami Paper Boxes

The little origami boxes from this wonderful book feature delightfully complex designs offered in a clear and easy-to-follow format. The book offers photos of the completed box, along with a description of the key folds and techniques needed to create it. There are...

Make In A Day: Modern Frames

As an artist and graphic designer who designs things to fill frames for a living, I notice them everywhere - Instagram, Pinterest, and stylish homes everywhere. I'm always looking for fun ideas for home decor and that's where this delightful and simple crafting book...

Beautiful Minecraft

All of my children play Minecraft often, although it took me a while to understand the different ways to enjoy the "game." When they showed me some of their "Creative Mode," I was wowed by just how creative they'd become. Since then, we've taken tours of other,...

Mandala Coloring

These mandalas are perfect for some peaceful coloring time. I like how the circular patterns include quite a few floral arrangements. They are also quite fine, so I keep a sharpener handy, or use your finest markers. The cards are 8" x 5" are printed on sturdy...

The Flower Workshop

When I was young, I took a floral arranging mini-course at a local community college. I learned about favorite flowers, keeping things balanced, and how to arrange flowers similar to my local supermarket. When I saw The Flower Workshop, I could see that it could take...

Amazing Origami Books

My daughter, who is quite a crafter, has always loved butterflies. There's something magical about such a simple and blobby-looking bug transforming into something so intricate and beautiful. She's loving this delightful origami butterfly kit. The papers are lovely...

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