Imagery on Fabric: A Complete Surface Design Handbook, Second Edition

Important Note about PRINT ON DEMAND Editions: You are purchasing a print on demand edition of this book. This book is printed individually on uncoated (non-glossy) paper with the best quality printers available. The printing quality of this copy will vary from the original offset printing edition and may look more saturated. The information presented in this version is the same as the latest edition. Any pattern pullouts have been s...

Origami Bugs and Beasts

This guide for intermediate to advanced paperfolders uses traditional origami bases as the springboard to incredible results. Written by a professor of physics, chemistry, and mathematics who is also a lifelong origami enthusiast, it features detailed diagrams for creating realistic images of 30 unusual animals, including jellyfish, grasshoppers, and scorpions. This edition is the book's first English-language publication, and even t...

Handbuch des Fotojournalismus: Geschichte, Ausdrucksformen, Einsatzgebiete und Praxis

Fotojournalisten tragen die Welt in die Wohnzimmer. Kein Ereignis, keine gesellschaftliche Veränderung, die nicht im Bild festgehalten und durch das Bild publik gemacht würde. Was wir über die Welt wissen, vermittelt sich uns vorwiegend über Fotos. Fotos steuern unsere Wahrnehmung und entscheiden darüber, wie wir Geschehen rezipieren und an welche Ereignisse wir uns in Zukunft erinnern werden. Die Bedeutung von Fotos in der Medienges...

"150 points de crochet"

L'ouvrage est composé de 6 parties, classées par famille selon le type du point : les points pleins, les points à relief, les coquilles et éventails, les points ajourés, les motifs et les formes, les bordures et les galons, ce qui en fait un outil de travail incontournable pour toutes les crocheteuses, les débutantes comme les expérimentées. Des créations ponctuent chacune des parties, comme autant d'exemples pratiques : un cache-épa...

Modern Top-Down Knitting

For decades, knitters have been constructing garments using the wonderfully efficient top-down technique made famous by Barbara G. Walker in her renowned tome Knitting from the Top. But never have the results looked as glamorous and city-chic as they do in Modern Top-Down Knitting. In this sophisticated wom­enswear collection, designer Kristina McGowan presents streamlined, feminine dresses, tunics, and skirts; elegant cardigans and ...

Dog Park Design, Development, and Operation

In Dog Park Design, Development, and Operation you’ll learn how to make your dog park a reality from concept to opening celebration and beyond. Find step-by-step guidance plus information on location considerations, community benefits, maintenance concerns, design options, amenities, suggested rules, and even program opportunities. More than 90 photos from dog parks across the United States illustrate the various equipment, features,...

Knitting America: A Glorious Heritage from Warm Socks to High Art

“Susan has placed the history of knitting within the context of American history, so we can clearly see how knitting is intertwined with such subjects as geography, migration, politics, economics, female emancipation, and evolving social mores. She has traced how a melting pot of knitting traditions found their way into American culture via vast waves of immigration, expanded opportunity for travel, and technology.” —Melanie Falick T...

Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools to Grow Ecovillages and Intentional Communities

Creating a Life Together is the only resource available that provides step-by-step practical information distilled from numerous firsthand sources on how to establish an intentional community. It deals in depth with structural, interpersonal and leadership issues, decision-making methods, vision statements, and the development of a legal structure, as well as profiling well-established model communities. This exhaustive guide include...