Craft Traditions: Classic Techniques, New Projects




Book: Craft Traditions: Classic Techniques, New Projects

Sometimes in the rush of today’s world, we forget about the simplicity of times gone by. Crafting Traditions changes all that, brining you back to the “real world” of crafting with time-honored techniques you can use on fabulous new projects.

In this beautiful hardcover book, you’ll find valuable information on craft techniques and more than 50 project ideas from a variety of disciplines, including sewing, needle arts, jewelry and beading, decorative painting, paper crafts and scrapbooking, knitting, candle and soap making, and floral arranging. Every project features beautiful, full-color photos of individual steps plus photos of the finished project so you know exactly what you’re working toward. Also included are helpful supply lists and valuable tips on crafting techniques that you’ll be able to use in your future projects.

Here is a sampling of some of the fabulous projects featured in this book:

Sewing Projects Paper Crafts and Scrapbooking
– Pieced and Quilted Pillow Top – Photo Album Page Embellishments
– Applique Table Runner – Handmade Paper Portfolio
– Heirloom Guest Towels – Unique Gift Cards
Needle Arts Knitting
– Needlepoint Glasses Case – Fancy Knitted Scarf
– Ribbon Embroidered Jewelry Box – Cozy Mittens
– Hand-Stitched Lapel Pin – Fun Furry Hat
Jewelry and Beading Candle and Soap Making
– Crystal Needle-Woven Bracelet – Crystal Travel Candle
– Beaded Eyeglass Holder – Goat Milk Shaving Soap
– Wire and Bead Earrings – Floral Accented Candles
Decorative Painting Floral Arranging
– Faux Stained Glass – Spring Bouquets
– Decorative Painted Gift Box – Fresh Winter Arrangements
– Painted Terracotta Canister Set – Dried Floral Sconces



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Terra-Cotta Canister Set

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Decorative Painting

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Candle and Soap Making                             Paper Crafts

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