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Welcome to a captivating trade, a spot the place encouraged minds meet to mix and switch principles and strategies to create particular allure bracelets, rings, talismans and extra. Your hosts, authors Ruth Rae and Kelly Snelling, have joined forces with a various staff of gifted contributing artists to convey you fifty five step by step options in 25 inspiring jewellery tasks. mix the ideas on your personal manner, how one can collaborate with different artists, create items for your self or exchange what you're making with others.
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Press until set. The purse will then snap open with the pressure of the hand (Fig. 3). BOYS' AND GIRLS' LEATHER BELTS MATERIALS Leather: Heavy leather from a lady's discarded purse or leather jacket for the belts in Plate 8. Felt from old hats. Buckles, Snaps, or Ties: Buckles from a lady's or man's discarded belt (Figs. Figure (Fig. 4 and 9, also of 6). Snap felt, fasteners may be used on felt belts (Fig. 5). requires long strips of felt cut from a hat brim 10). A jeweled clip will make an attractive buckle for either belt (Fig.
Hikes and in the countryside and on the beach, be on the lookout for parts of dead branches and limbs shaped like familiar objects such as dogs consists of strolls or birds. Thus for example, you might come across a knotted of a branch resembling the head of a collie. Carefully cut it off, screw it to a wood base, clean and finish with shellac, varnish, or lacquer. ON CHUNKS ANP TIN ^S^l RUSTIC DOOR KNOCKER MATERIALS Wood: For the base from the trunk or a of the knocker (Plate 17), use a slab of wood dead pine, birch, oak, ash, or elm tree.
Remove 2. Remove if desired. the old covering from the lamp shade tern to cut the wallpaper covering. Attach the and use it for a pat- new covering to the frame with bias tape and glue. Apply bands of colored paper tape as 3. shown in Figure 2. as the metal parts indicate. Assemble the lamp Fruit 1. 2. 3. 4. Bowl For the bowl in Figure 3, scrub the stains from the wooden chopping bowl. Lay the bowl on paper, trace around it, and develop a design to fit the bowl. Trace the design into the bowl. Make the outline of the design with a burning tool.