Whimsical, exquisite and fragile, butterflies and moths have enchanted and inspired people for centuries. Origami artist Michael G. LaFosse is no exception. His original butterfly paper-folding techniques are a dramatic new development in origami—which some have hailed as the most important advance in origami since the first paper cranes appeared centuries ago. Hundreds of LaFosse butterflies have been featured in exhibitions around the world and his iconic designs are now eagerly sought and widely imitated by folding enthusiasts everywhere.
Balloonology: 32 Fun Projects to Take You from Beginner to Expert
Professional balloon twister Jeremy Telford provides 32 projects-a flamingo, a princess, a jet with pilot, and many more-with easy-to-follow instructions and how-to photos that teach not only the most useful twisting techniques, but also how to design new balloon sculptures. Telford also gives information about twisting balloons professionally, including how to find and book gigs, what supplies are necessary, and how to entertain an audience.
Toy Dragons, Knights and Fair Maidens: Full Size Scroll Saw Patterns
This fun and playful book of Toy Dragons, Knights & Fair Maidens scroll saw toy patterns is sure to delight! Simple to make and assemble each pattern can be cut out, sanded, glued and finished quickly. Book includes patterns for Marsupial, Frost, Wyvern, Lindworm and European dragons plus a War Horse, Brave Knight and Fair Maiden.
Romantic Origami’ is another book from Series authors that will teach you how to add origami magic to your romantic moments whatever anniversary you celebrate, first date, wedding time and, of course, Valentine’s Day! Reveal your creativity by taking origami magic into your own hands to make original origami gifts for those whom you love! Do-It-Yourself – fold romantic origami cards, charming hearts, lovely decorative clips, heart bookmarks and garlands - all originally designed by Yuri and Katrin Shumakov.
Step-by-step instructions, with over 300 diagrams, show you how to create more than 12 familiar animals: cat, deer, elephant, seal, walrus, mink, bear and five more. Clear, easy-to-follow explanations of symbols and basic folds help insure the success of each project. Projects graded according to difficulty.
Don't throw yesterday away! Just 1.Fold it! 2.Cut it! 3.Open it... to 100's of unique and beautiful designs throughout the year. It's easy and fun with step-by-step illustrated instructions for each day!
10 Purses to Paint for different occasions. Very informative general information section that teaches you cleaning, cutting, drilling, and assembly. Very good illustrations and explanations. Gourds are wonderful surfaces for painting! And these purses are simply gourd-eous!