Wilderness Survival Handbook

Everyone has their own opinion on books like this one. Me? It taught me plenty of survival tips and techniques that I didn't know. The explanations were straight forward and easy to understand and absorb. I would hope that I never have to use most of what is in here but I sure feel more comfortable venturing into the wilderness after having read through this book and going back to specific sections that interested me. Of course, the ...

Make It a Party with Sizzix

Loads of colorful images and plenty of ideas for various parties using Sizzix dies. My only beef is that for each project all the dies used are listed by number with NO descriptions so you have to look up ALL the die numbers to find any single die you are interested in. For instance, part of the Summer Wedding dies list reads: Dies used: 658054, 657114, 658053, 657720 etc. It would have been *really* handy to have a description like:...

Woodworking, 2nd Edition

A comprehensive guide for aspiring carpenters, cabinetmakers, or woodworking hobbyists, WOODWORKING , 2nd Edition introduces the basics of woodworking tools and materials while also exploring the art of creating finished pieces and establishing a career in the woodworking industry. Featuring a full color design, each procedure is fully explained in a clear, step-by-step manner, from the beginner woodworking tasks to the more complex ...

Origami on the Edge

I grew up folding origami animals and simple shapes, and I thought that's all there was to origami. I even said that to a friend whom I knew to be an advanced folder, and he responded by showing me some of the models from this book. Wow--they were definitely more exciting than the cranes and water bombs I remembered folding! I would recommend this book to anyone who has folded origami a fair amount and maybe grown tired of "the basic...

Woodworker's Guide to Carving (Back to Basics)

A straightforward manual for all woodcarvers and woodworkers, this reference offers essential information on woodcarving tools and techniques. With chapters devoted to tools, sharpening, setting up shop, and incised, relief and in the round carving, there is plenty of guidance for the beginning woodcarver and suggestions for those with more experience.

The Big Book of Fortnite

Fortnite: Battle Royale has taken the world by storm, combining the high-octane action of traditional shooters with the creative construction elements of sandbox games like Minecraft. With 50 million players and counting, competition is fierce, and strategy is essential. Once you jump from the Battle Bus onto the island below, there can be only one goal: survival. The Big Book of Fortnite has all the tips and tricks you need to maste...

Modern Leatherwork for Makers

This is an excellent how to. I love that it includes the most basic leather buying terminology. It covers basic leatherworking as well as using the 3d printer and CNC machines, with software, to take it up a notch. Several projects are discussed that are very in demand and modern, like steampunk, cell phone cases, shoulder bags, ect. Cutting and joining leather, basic tools, rivets, grommets, dyes, lubricants- it's pretty much all th...

Zodiac Puzzles for Scroll Saw Woodworking

Perfect for the crafter who wants to make fun items for the next craft fair, or for their family and friends. Projects are included for beginner to experienced s.croll saw artists. Each project indudes fascinating information about the astrological sign. Patterns are provided in a detaiied cutting version and a solid silhouette veriion. making these patterns adaptable for ail craft mediums, from scrolling and painting to needlework a...