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Get Creative: Crafts and DIY

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100+ no-sew fabric crafts for kids : hours of fun, oodles of projects, gifts, toys, playful decorations & more!
by Mary Link Details
Over 100 no-sew projects made with fabric and fast2fuse. Includes full-size template patterns.
Art Lab for Kids : 52 creative adventures in drawing, painting, printmaking, paper, and mixed media-for budding artists of all ages
by Susan Schwake Details
Presents art lessons for art projects of varying styles including drawing, printmaking, and mixed media.
Bedroom Makeover
by Anna Claybourne Details
Using clear, illustrated step-by-step directions, this book explains how to create fun accessories and decorations for the bedroom with bits of fabric, ribbon, buttons, and more.
Cool crafts with old t-shirts : green projects for resourceful kids
by Carol Sirrine Details
Step-by-step instructions for crafts made from old T-shirts and information about reusing and recycling.
Cool Plastic Projects: Creative Ways to Upcycle Your Trash Into Treasure
by Pat Scheunemann Details
All projects feature common everyday plastic items to reuse in a fun new way. From a button bouquet to a keyboard calendar, kids will love making useful crafts and helping the environment.
Easy Origami Toys
by Christopher L. Harbo Details
Provides instructions and diagrams for making a variety of toy origami models.
ReMake It!: Recycling Projects from the Stuff You Usually Scrap
by Tiffany Threadgould Details
ReMake It! presents 95 cool eco-smart projects--like turning an oatmeal container into a super-cute tote or creating a picture frame from an old pair of eyeglasses.
by Jane Bull Details
Introduces beginners to the basic techniques of knitting, embroidery, crocheting, needlepoint, and patchwork and provides step-by-step instructions for a variety of projects.
The Bumper Book of Crafty Activities
by Bumper Book Details
With step-by-step photographs and easy-to-follow instructions, kids can learn collage, clay modeling, beadwork, decorative painting, papermaking, paperfolding, printing, creative lettering, mosaics, papier mache, origami, and cardmaking--all in seven steps or fewer.
The flying machine book: build and launch 35 rockets, gliders, helicopters, boomerangs, and more
by Bobby Mercer Details
Shows readers how to turn rubber bands, paper clips, straws, plastic bottles, and index cards into amazing, gravity-defying flyers. Each project contains a material list and detailed step-by-step instructions with photos.
The Kids Guide to Duct Tape Projects
by Sheri Bell-Rehwoldt Details
Describes how to make duct tape projects in a step-by-step format.
Updated 07/03/2013
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