American Craft

Amer Craft Council - Celebrates contemporary craft, focusing on achievements in the craft media.

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Conscious Creativity: Look, Connect, Create

Leaping Hare Press - Philippa is a massively successful instagramer at @5ftinf and yet she is only too aware how these little two dimensional squares can limit our experiences and restrict our creativity, so it’s not without a little irony that she’s written a book to encourage people to step away from their screens and connect more with the 3D world.

It’s a fascinating subject and I wholeheartedly recommend the book for anyone who’s working in the creative industry or is curious about the world around them. Sophie robinson diy sos, this morning how often do you notice the texture of a painted wall or the scent of a friend’s house and, how they make you feel? Connect your observations and your emotions and transform your creative practice with this essential toolbox packed full of exercises, importantly, tips, the Great British Interior Design Challenge, stunning images and personal experiences from dynamic artist Philippa Stanton.

There is creativity in all of us, but it can easily be buried beneath our everyday concerns, or need a spark to bring it back to life. Crammed with practical ideas, inspirational images & creative exercises, Conscious Creativity leads the reader through the process of establishing what kind of creative you are.

Conscious Creativity: Look, Connect, Create - . Mslexia "the purpose of this book is to enable you to look at things in an alternative and more substantial way, so that you arrive at composition through genuine interest. Juno magazine “philippa stanton is passionate about people connecting to their innate creativity and has distilled these incredible techniques and ideas on how we can tap into that.

Whether you’ve lost your mojo or just need some fresh ideas, artist and photographer Philippa Stanton’s lively guide will stimulate your imagination and reinvigorate your creative life.

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Jewelry Artist : Lapidary Journal Jewelry Artist

F&W (Magazines) - Projects feature clear, while features focus on specific techniques, concise, materials, illustrated directions and tips, and design ideas. Each issue presents the latest in gem and jewelry trends, incorporating gemstones, expert advice, metal sheet and wire, and spotlighting one jewelry artist.

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The Artist's Magazine Print + Kindle

F&W Publications - Contemporary artists can celebrate each other's work and improve their own skills all in one convenient magazine. Art is a passion for those who create it. The business side of the art world is therefore sometimes difficult to navigate. With a subscription to the artist's Magazine, you will be adding not only to your creative arsenal but to your ability to engage in successful business transactions at the same time.

Whether you are an artist by passion or by trade, creative, The Artist's Magazine is your guide to the technical, and business aspects of the art world. Each issue features an artist of the Month, allowing the art community to celebrate its members who are reaching new levels of personal success. The first issue of the artist's magazine was published in in 1983 and circulation has since grown to 60, 000 issues printed monthly.

The Artist's Magazine Print + Kindle - Inside each issue are detailed, step-by-step guides through the creative process. Contests for budding and established artists are available for readers, along with detailed instruction on how to create magnificent works of art through painting or drawing. Specific articles on technical aspects of design, such as the importance of a solid foundation in tone, are featured each month to give readers education in important techniques to make their artwork more appealing and profitable.

Different media techniques, such as oil sketch, and oil painting, watercolor, charcoal, are provided to readers in an effort to improve the skills of artists at all levels. Painting and drawing are the main focus of the instruction by the artists who contribute to this publication.

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Stitched Textiles: Nature

Search Press - Stitched textiles: the natural world also features examples of the author, exploring the means by which the pieces have been created, Steph Redfern's own intricate and detailed works based on nature, and the wonderful stories behind Steph's journey as an artist. The wealth of information and visual stimuli in stitched textiles: the natural world is intended to inspire the reader to create their own works inspired by nature, beginning by exploring the use of sketchbooks and study pages, personal piece of stitched textile work on fabric or on cotton-blend Khadi paper, or machine stitch in whimsical and beautiful patterns, progressing to picking out iconic elements from sketches and photographs, and eventually assembling a stunning, applying handstitch in metallic threads, and embellishing with natural beads or found objects.

An inspiring step-by-step guide to creating contemporary textile artworks themed on nature. Stitched textiles: the Natural World is the fourth title in this successful theme-based series. It contains an extensive section on techniques, featuring step-by-step guides to machine- and hand-stitching, attaching embellishments and found objects to your work; painting and printing on fabrics including cotton, silk and Khadi paper; and using objects found in nature, such as leaves, to make unique and iconic prints.

Stitched Textiles: Nature - The book includes four inspirational projects based on different facets of the natural world: Ocean, Rainforest, Botany, Birds and Animals.

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Taunton Press - An inspirational sewing magazine that offers the best first-hand instruction for creating beautiful garments and sewn home furnishings.

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National Geographic Traveler

National Geographic Partners LLC - Features focus on domestic and foreign destinations, road trips, photography, ecotourism, trends, great places to stay, personal travel reflections, adventure, food and restaurants, cultural events, and travelers and TravelWise--which appears with every major feature--furnishes a lively and complete mini guidebook to help consumers plan their trips.

It uses storytelling and you-are-there photography. National geographic traveler is a resource for active, curious travelers.

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Slow Stitch: Mindful and Contemplative Textile Art

Batsford 509852 - B t batsford Ltd. Richly illustrated throughout, this inspirational book will connect with those who seek a new way of working—whether it's starting a stitch journal or joining a community of like-minded artists. Sometimes less is more—and quality is more important than quantity. That's true in textile art too, and this much-needed guide brings a meaningful, thoughtful, and sustainable approach to stitchery.

. See how to slow down and experience more joy in your craft by trying simple techniques based on traditional practice, reusing and reinventing materials, and limiting equipment.

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Fine Cooking

Taunton Press - For people with an avid interest in the pleasures of cooking. Includes detailed information on food, food preparation and principles of good cooking. B t batsford Ltd.

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Scientific American

Scientific American - Since 1845, scientific american has been educating and delighting readers with in-depth coverage on a broad range of scientific topics. Every month government leaders, global health, students and informed citizens from all professions depend on Scientific American for reporting on advances that impact the economy and careers, financial markets, c-suite executives, investors, and the environment.

B t batsford Ltd. Scientific american subscriptions include 12 print and 12 digital issues Tablet Edition for iPad, downloadable PDFs, and browser based access to gated content on ScientificAmerican. Com.

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Christopher Kimballs Milk Street

Cpk Media - B t batsford Ltd. Welcome to the "new" home cooking! Christopher Kimball's Milk Street Magazine travels the world to discover the very best ideas, testing new recipes and techniques. The name comes from our Boston address, where we develop the foolproof methods that let become a better, more accomplished cook.

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