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Handmade Holiday Cards from 20th-Century Artists

Written by Mary Savig
Foreword by Faythe Levine


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $24.95

Handmade Holiday Cards shows how artists imagined the holidays through original watercolors, etchings, silk-screen prints, and drawings. Rarely seen beyond the eyes of their recipients, these cards confirm the irrepressible artistry of their senders. Handmade Holiday Cards offers personal insight into the style and sentiment of artists, including how they summed... Read more >
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The Sketchbook Challenge
The Sketchbook Challenge
Written by Sue Bleiweiss
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307796554
Our Price: $21.99
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The Sketchbook Challenge
Techniques, Prompts, and Inspiration for Achieving Your Creative Goals
Written by Sue Bleiweiss


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $21.99

Have you ever bought a new sketchbook, opened to the first page, and thought, "Now what do I do?" Sue Bleiweiss and the talented minds behind The Sketchbook Challenge are here to help.

Imagine a supportive community of artists sharing the innermost pages of their sketchbooks and offering you tips and... Read more >
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The Sketchbook Challenge
The Sketchbook Challenge
Written by Sue Bleiweiss
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307965547
Our Price: $14.99
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The Sketchbook Challenge
Techniques, Prompts, and Inspiration for Achieving Your Creative Goals
Written by Sue Bleiweiss


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $14.99

Have you ever bought a new sketchbook, opened to the first page, and thought, "Now what do I do?" Sue Bleiweiss and the talented minds behind The Sketchbook Challenge are here to help.

Imagine a supportive community of artists sharing the innermost pages of their sketchbooks and offering you tips and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
How to Make Books
How to Make Books
Written by Esther K. Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434199
Our Price: $14.99
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How to Make Books
Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-of-a-Kind Book
Written by Esther K. Smith


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
Price: $14.99

From zines you can fold in a minute to luxurious leather journals and sumptuous sketchbooks, How to Make Books will walk you through the easy basics of bookmaking. Whether you’re a writer, a scrapbooker, a political activist, or a postcard collector, let book artist Esther K. Smith be your guide as... Read more >
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Practical Origami
Practical Origami
Edited by Shufu-no-Tomo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781935654407
Our Price: $19.95
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Practical Origami
Folding your way to Everyday Accessories
Edited by Shufu-no-Tomo


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $19.95

With Practical Origami a world of simple useful designs await. With little more than some paper and your hands colorful sheets are transformed into everyday necessities such as stationary, packaging, toys and even kitchen utensils. You can impress your friends with origami-inspired wallets, table settings, and envelopes that pop up, fan... Read more >
Print Workshop
Print Workshop
Written by Christine Schmidt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307965530
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Print Workshop

Written by Christine Schmidt


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 3, 2011
Price: $14.99

This is a book for low budgets and high ambition. Read it and you will learn how to put images of things onto other things. You will start by rolling up your sleeves. Your shirt will be stained anyways. At some point, you will harness the power of the sun.
 
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Adventures in Mixed Media
Adventures in Mixed Media
Written by Jane Davies
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823000814
Our Price: $19.99
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Adventures in Mixed Media
Collage, Stitch, Fuse, and Journal Your Way to a More Creative Life
Written by Jane Davies


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $19.99

Mixed media in all its forms—not just traditional two-dimensional, paper-based collage but three-dimensional pieces that include fiber, fabric, a variety of embellishments, found objects, and even repurposed and recycled materials—offers artists an opportunity to move freely across the boundaries of art, craft, painting, quilting, and collage. In Adventures in Mixed Media... Read more >
Print Workshop
Print Workshop
Written by Christine Schmidt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586544
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Print Workshop
Hand-Printing Techniques and Truly Original Projects
Written by Christine Schmidt


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $19.99

This is a book for low budgets and high ambition. Read it and you will learn how to put images of things onto other things. You will start by rolling up your sleeves. Your shirt will be stained anyways. At some point, you will harness the power of the sun.
 
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Crease and Fold
Crease and Fold
Written by Sok Song
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586513
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Crease and Fold
Innovative Origami Projects Anyone Can Make
Written by Sok Song


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: December 14, 2010
Price: $19.99

Inspired by traditional techniques, Sok Song captures the timeless spirit of origami in every modern model he designs. Inside, he shows how paper can be transformed into anything from an exquisite watercolor orchid to a wallet made from a subway map. These imaginative projects will teach you the fundamentals of origami... Read more >
Creative Paper Cutting
Creative Paper Cutting
Edited by Shufunotomo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307311
Our Price: $19.95
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Creative Paper Cutting
Basic Techniques and Fresh Designs for Stencils, Mobiles, Cards, and More
Edited by Shufunotomo


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $19.95

Transform a simple sheet of paper into a delicate snowflake, a sweet flower, or a dainty doily—or create an enchanted forest using a modern twist on the traditional technique for making paper dolls. Paper cutouts get a fresh look in this contemporary approach to the practice of transforming paper into art... Read more >
The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer
The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer
Written by Emily Martin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307586568
Our Price: $19.99
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The Black Apple's Paper Doll Primer
Activities and Amusements for the Curious Paper Artist
Written by Emily Martin


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $19.99

Join the creator of The Black Apple, Emily Martin, on a trip through her magical world of paper dolls, imaginary places, and clever craft projects.

 

Inside this book you’ll find 21 sweet, mysterious characters with clothes and accessories all their own—from a busy beekeeper’s daughter to a bird-loving librarian. You’ll also find...

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Origami Card Craft
Origami Card Craft
Written by Karen Elaine Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307408402
Our Price: $21.95
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Origami Card Craft
30 Clever Cards and Envelopes to Fold
Written by Karen Elaine Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $21.95

In the time it takes to pick out a card at the store, you can fold a beautiful, handmade card specifically designed for your special someone.

With Origami Card Craft, you can impress your friends with origami-inspired cards, boxes, and envelopes that pop up, fan out, and even hold hidden messages... Read more >
Everywoman's Travel Journal
Everywoman's Travel Journal
Written by Ten Speed Press Staff
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9781580089739
Our Price: $12.99
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Everywoman's Travel Journal

Written by Ten Speed Press Staff


Format: Non-traditional book, 160 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $12.99

A stylish and helpful journal designed specifically for female travelers.

The perfect traveling companion, EVERYWOMAN'S TRAVEL JOURNAL is newly redesigned for the savvy and reflective adventurer. It includes lined and blank pages for journaling and sketching, with handy information tailored for women travelers on security, dress, and natural remedies that combat common... Read more >
Magic Books & Paper Toys
Magic Books & Paper Toys
Written by Esther K. Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307407092
Our Price: $21.95
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Magic Books & Paper Toys
Flip Books, E-Z Pop-Ups & Other Paper Playthings to Amaze & Delight
Written by Esther K. Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $21.95

Everyone loves a good book, but what’s better than one you’ve made by hand? And not just any straightforward book, but simple pop-up books, flip books, magic pamphlets, pop-up maps, and accordions! Esther K. Smith, author of How to Make Books, unlocks the secrets of making tricky book forms even if... Read more >
Collage Journeys
Collage Journeys
Written by Jane Davies
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099511
Our Price: $19.95
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Collage Journeys
A Practical Guide to Creating Personal Artwork
Written by Jane Davies


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $19.95

The only book to focus on creating meaningful, expressive collage



• Exciting step-by-step techniques and ideas for self-expression through collage


• Collage is extremely popular with crafters and scrapbookers


• Innovative viewpoint and inspiring examples



Collage can be more, much more, than just cutting and pasting. It can be a wonderful art form and... Read more >
How to Make Books
How to Make Books
Written by Esther K. Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307353368
Our Price: $25.00
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How to Make Books
Fold, Cut & Stitch Your Way to a One-of-a-Kind Book
Written by Esther K. Smith


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2007
Price: $25.00

From zines you can fold in a minute to luxurious leather journals and sumptuous sketchbooks, How to Make Books will walk you through the easy basics of bookmaking. Whether you’re a writer, a scrapbooker, a political activist, or a postcard collector, let book artist Esther K. Smith be your guide as... Read more >
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Paper in Three Dimensions
Paper in Three Dimensions
Written by Diane V. Maurer-Mathison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823067787
Our Price: $19.95
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Paper in Three Dimensions
Origami, Pop-Ups, Sculpture, Baskets, Boxes, and More
Written by Diane V. Maurer-Mathison


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2006
Price: $19.95

• Full range of paper-crafting techniques

• Author is an expert on paper art, with work in major museums

• Exciting, upscale projects



From richly textured handmade paper to elegant pop-ups, Paper in Three Dimensions brings paper crafting to new levels. Author Diane Maurer-Mathison, a Watson-Guptill favorite, uses the 3-D concept as a springboard... Read more >
The Gliding Flight
The Gliding Flight
Written by John M. Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580087261
Our Price: $16.99
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The Gliding Flight

Written by John M. Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2005
Price: $16.99

THE GLIDING FLIGHT is a return to paper airplane basics: one person, one piece of paper, and a few folds later, one airplane. Using a refreshingly inventive approach to designs and flying characteristics, you can make 20 original paper planes, such as the Stealth, the Wind Devil, the Glart, and the... Read more >
Fun with Family Photos
Fun with Family Photos
Written by Jennifer Barry and Leslie Barry, Photographed by Caroline Kopp
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580086417
Our Price: $15.95
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Fun with Family Photos
Crafts, Keepsakes, Gifts
Written by Jennifer Barry and Leslie Barry
Photographed by Caroline Kopp


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2005
Price: $15.95

For everyone whose precious family photographs have been gathering dust in a ho-hum photo album, here’s an inspired guide to creating gifts and keepsakes for family and friends. In FUN WITH FAMILY PHOTOS, sisters-in-law Jennifer and Leslie Barry present creative and sophisticated ideas for Paperworks (cards, announcements, invitations, albums), Frameworks (jewelry... Read more >
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