Build This Bong: Instructions and Diagrams for 40 Bongs, Pipes, and Hookahs [EPUB]
21 January 2016, 13:28
2007 | EPUB | 1.72MB
The first book ever to feature detailed directions for bongs, pipes, hookahs, and more, Build This Bong brings both the classics and entirely original showstoppers to the home workshop. Projects of all sorts—from a standard gravity bong to a rubber ducky hookah and a state of the art vaporizer—come to life with Popular Mechanics-inspired illustrations and simple instructions. No fancy materials necessary: handyman Randy Stratton shows how to construct everything from common household goods. Build This Bong's 40 inventive projectsmade from melons, coconuts, snow-globes, teapots, and moreare sure to be a big, mind-blowing hit.
Making Etched Metal Jewelry: Techniques and Projects, Step by Step [EPUB]
20 January 2016, 18:50
2013 | EPUB | 17.76MB
Copper, brass, and silver!
Looking to take your jewelry skills and experience to the next level? With Making Etched Metal Jewelry you will become an alchemist, a magician, a historian, a storyteller….
The rewards of making etched metal jewelry are plenty. There really is no other way to create jewelry that holds such depth, texture, romance and history. The images you etch are all up to you–use stamps, photos, hand drawn symbols or handwritten text. Add velvet, gemstones, pearls and other bits of ephemera meaningful to you and create something that is truly one of a kind!
With Making Etched Metal Jewelry you will:
- Learn several techniques for etching brass, copper and nickel silver of all shapes and sizes, following step by step instruction and extensive safety precautions.
- Make 17 step-by-step projects including necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings and more.
- Incorporate beads, wirework, fabric, ribbon, photos, soldering and more into your jewelry as you master techniques as varied as wrapping bead dangles and cutting and doming metal circles.
- Make a statement. Make an heirloom. Make etched metal jewelry!
2015 Crafter's Market: How to Sell Your Crafts and Make a Living [EPUB]
20 January 2016, 16:34
2014 | EPUB | 2.54MB
Turn your crafting into a career!
2015 Crafter's Market is the perfect start to your crafting career. Thousands of artists and writers have relied on us to develop their careers and navigate the changing landscape of their fields using our sister publications, Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market and Writer's Market. For the first time, that same resource is available for crafters!
The 2015 Crafter's Market introduces a whole world of possibilities for marketing your craft! Expand your business with these resources:
- Complete, up-to-date information for more than 1,000 craft market resources, including craft shows, magazines, book publishers, online marketplaces and more!
- Markets for a variety of crafts, including quilting, sewing, knitting, crochet, papercrafting and jewelry making.
- Articles on the basics of freelancing--from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work.
- Informative articles on social media marketing, wholesale and consignment sales and pricing your crafts.
- Inspiring and informative interviews with successful craft professionals such as Tula Pink and Margot Potter.