Country and Folk Arts
Shoemaking, 100 Toys and Games, Gourd Banjos and Song Bows, Wooden Locks, a Water-powered Sawmill, and Other Fascinating Topics
Paperback ISBN: 0385152728
The latest volume in the successful series updates previous volumes and collects new crafts, reminiscences, and stories from Appalachia
General Stores, the Jud Newson Wagon, a Praying Rock, a Catawba Indian Potter--And Hant Tales, Quilting, Home Cures, and Log Cabins Revis
Paperback ISBN: 0385177445
Foxfire highlights the twentieth year of the Foxfire high school program with a new volume as fascinating as its predecessors. Included are general stores, the Jud Nelson wagon, a praying rock, a Catawban Indian potter, haint tales, quilting, home cures, and the log cabin revisited.
The Foxfire Book
Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moon
Paperback ISBN: 0385073534
A vanishing way of life is captured in a study of the mountain folk of the Southern Appalachians
The Foxfire Book of Simple Living
Celebrating Fifty Years of Listenin', Laughin', and Learnin'
Paperback ISBN: 0804173109
Celebrating five decades of the stories, crafts and customs of life in Appalachia, this volume looks back on the collective wisdom and traditions of regional doll-makers, soap-makers, hunters, blacksmiths, musicians and carpenters. Original.
18 Cute and Cuddly Softies
Paperback ISBN: 1604688440
Use your favorite yarns to crochet an adorable collection of cuddly amigurumi animals, including a lamb, giraffe, elephant, raccoon, turtle, turkey, and more.
Patterns for Sweaters, Scarves and More: Knits and Crochets for Experienced Needle Crafters
Paperback ISBN: 480531382x
Create versatile wardrobe essentials with these chic new Japanese knitting patterns for apparel and accessories from cult favorite author michiyo. A whole new world of fashionable Tokyo-style knitwear designs opens to experienced needle crafters in Japanese Knitting: Patterns for Sweaters, Scarves and More. It is the first Japanese needlework book to be translated into English. Knitting and crochet websites across the globe often feature the work of renowned Japanese designer michiyo. Her minimalist aesthetic and textural elements make her knitwear styles polished and flattering, whether worn layered or as stand-alone pieces. With this Japanese knitting pattern book, experienced knitters and needleworkers can create a diverse collection of effortless-looking items ranging from a pair of soft slippers to a structured jacket. An introduction by needlework instructor Gayle Roehm explains the Japanese techniques to readers who are trying them for the first time. Inside, find 23 stylish patterns and instructions for: - A Nordic-style sweater - A classic raglan cardigan - A diagonally striped tunic - A "sleeve" scarf - And much more Your wardrobe will benefit from the chic and comfortable touch of michiyo's knitwear designs in this newly-translated Japanese stitch dictionary and pattern book.