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.
Arnold Grummer's Complete Guide to Easy Papermaking [EPUB]
20 January 2016, 16:33
1999 | EPUB | 8.16MB
The Fun and Easy Way to Make Beautiful Paper
- Step-by-step illustrated instructions for basic papermaking
- Methods to make handmade paper safe for scrapbooking
- 27 art and decorative techniques for endless variations
- Adding botanicals and other nonpaper ingredients
If you set out to find the best papermaking teacher in the world, your search would lean to Arnold Grummer. Not only is his knowledge of the subject all-encompassing, but his methods are so simple and easy that he truly makes the process fun. And the results will amaze you - so many varieties of beautiful sheets of paper, so many ingenious ways to change the effect. Whether you use your paper for fun party invitations, elegant wedding invitations, personal greeting cards, or as framed art, you'll have the satisfaction of knowing you created it yourself.
A champion of our planet, Arnold believes that "waste paper is not waste fiber" and shows how to recycle any and all types of paper. Unlimited resources are available in your office waste basket, without spending a penny on materials. Water and fiber blended to pulp, colored with inks and dyes already in the paper, produce stunning new sheets that are truly "art" in every sense of the word.
Arnold Grummer's Complete Guide to Paper Casting [EPUB]
20 January 2016, 16:31
2015 | EPUB | 3.29MB
Home decor projects have an exciting new medium - paper! This new book offers readers clear, step-by-step instructions, tips, and techniques for the craft of paper casting. Covers the basics of casting, drying, tinting, and surface finishing, as well as project ideas for making paper casts with readily available molds and rubber stamps. Readers will also learn how to make their own molds with everyday objects, such as brass plates, bowls, shells, leaves, and paw prints. Paper-casted bowls, plaques, and other items can be decorated and embellished to suit any home decor.