Complete Book Of Rug Braiding, Creative Rug Making Books
Two books on rug making. The Complete Book of Rug Braiding by Helen Howard Feeley, 1957, is hardcover, ex-library, 176 pages. Complete patterns, instruction, and techniques for making braided rugs, including working in patterns and text or words. Has dust jacket, in good condition with no tears. Creative Rug-Making by Ray Rogers, Copyright 1969 by Spinnerin Yarn Co. is softcover, 128 pages. Techniques include needlepoint, hooked, latch hook, and rag rugs. There are no tears or writing but the non-color pages have age darkening. Shipping will be via media mail - choose the lowest cost shipping method to your zip code.
Super Toys by Penny Warner is an art and craft book with 84 easy-to-make, inexpensive toys for kids of all ages. Fun projects for the entire family. Super Toys is perfect for both budget-conscious parents and kids who enjoy creating their own toys. Hardcover book. 149 pages. ISBN: 0-312-77657-8. Size: 9 1/2 inches by 8 1/2 inches. Condition: Book is in excellent, clean condition. Dust jacket with minor wear. Retail price: $16.95. Shipping Note: This item can be mailed via USPS Medial Mail, if desired. Media Mail fees will not show up on the shipping quote, so please contact me with your zip code for a quote.
VINTAGE~ 1978 ~THE DOLL MAKERS WORKBOOK ~BABY DOLLS~VOLUME I -1st PRINTING 1978~2ND PRINTING 1983 ~THE DOLL MAKERS WORKBOOK ~BABY DOLLS~VOLUME II ~1ST PRINTING 1978~ 3RD PRINTING`1984 ~BOTH BOOKS BY MILDRED SEELEY ~NEW BOOKS~ NEVER USED ~BOOK 1~ BOTH BOOKS ARE BY MILDRED SEELEY who is very well known in the doll world. Her works and knowledge is unsurpassed. ~Book includes the flange neck babies, cloth bodied, pouring instructions, setting sleep eyes, body patterns and color plates. ALSO INCLUDED ~General Instructions for both books. ~Equipment, Tools. supplies, pouring the molds, cutting greenware for eyes, beginner looks at China Paint, setting sleep eyes, making eye rockers and much more. ~THE DOLL MAKERS WORKBOOK Baby Dolls, Volume II, by Mildred Seeley THESE BOOKS ARE BEING SOLD AS A SET VOLUMES I AND II TO SEE MORE PICTURES OF VOLUME I ~ SEE LISTING FOR 35 ~DOLLS VOLUME I
VINTAGE 1984 OOP ~COSTUME CAMEOS ~BY HAZEL ULSETH and HELEN SHANNON ~16 PAGE ~HOBBY HOUSE PRESS ~ISBN-0875882323 ~BOOK INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING ~ COSTUME CAMEOS 4 ~ by Hazel Ulseth & Helen Shannon ~This is a Hobby House press book published in Matyland ~1984 ~The book that contains patterns for two different bonnets for dolls as well as information on ribbon trim techniques. ~There is a Victorian bonnet in two sizes (to fit a 22½ inch (57.2cm) doll with a 12 inch (30.5cm) head circumference and a 24 inch (61cm) doll with a 14½ inch (36.9cm) head circumference) ~Also a Normandy bonnet in two sizes (to fit a 22 inch (55.9cm) doll with a 13 inch (33cm) head circumference and a 24 inch (61cm) doll with a 14½ inch (36.9cm) head circumference). ~There are helpful hints for selecting and placing flowers as trim on the bonnets as well as ribbon trim techniques. ~There are also instructions for making a Melon Seed and Bead Bag (Reticule) dating from the 1850s. Book is in very good ~ unused condition
VINTAGE~ 1978 OOP ~MAKING DOLLS FOR PLEASURE & PROFIT ~ANITA HOLMES~ ~HARD COVER ~DUST JACKET ~96 PAGES ~CONTENTS INCLUDE 1-MAKING THE DOLL 2-ALL ABOUT FACES AND HAIR STYLES 3-MAKING THE CLOTHES 4-PEG DOLL 5-STICK DOLL 6-JOINTED DOLL 7-SALLY ANN 8- VICTORIAN DOLL 9-CARING FOR YOUR DOLL ~Making Dolls for Pleasure & Profit ~by Anita Holmes ~All pattern pieces for dolls and clothes are printed actual size in the book. ~Each stage is described in simple terms with numerous diagrams and photographs. ~Stitches and techniques are also fully explained.
VINTAGE 1972 OOP ~MAX VON BOEHN ~TRANSLATED BY JOSEPHINE NICOLL ~DOLLS ~277 ILLUSTRATIONS ~1972) BOOK BY MAX VON BOEHN ~Illustrations (B & W reproductions of original color plates). ~ One of the Dover reprint series, this impressive and indispensable history of dolls and doll-making was first published in Germany in 1929 by noted cultural historian Max von Boehm. ~ Dolls of all kinds (toys, fashion plates, ritual objects) from all around the world are included.~ ~A GOOD SECTION ON PREHISTORIC,ANCESTOR, FIGURES AND PRIMITIVE IDOLS. ~IT DEALS MAINLY WITH THE MORE ANTIQUE DOLLS AROUND THE WORLD.
VINTAGE 1979 OOP ~SIGNED ~AUTHOR:. Mildred Seeley ~COPYRIGHT:. 1979 PUBLISHER:. Seeley's Ceramic Service CONDITION: The 81 pages and soft cover are clean, bright, and unmarked ~ Binding is excellent. CONTENTS INCLUDE ~ Children Dolls, the dollmaker's workbook of German dolls. ~ Detailed instructions, color pictures and more. ~Chapters include dolls for study and painting details, Kammer & Reinhardt, Simon & Halbig, Cuno & Otto Dressel, Horseman, Bruno Schmidt, Jensen, doll heads, bodies, eyes, hair styles, costumes, shoes, ~The business of dollmaking, exhibiting and more.
VINTAGE Mar 1995 OOP ~Attic Dolls: The Creation and Design of Artist's Dolls ~ATTIC DOLLS ~LINDA CARROLL ~THE CREATION AND DESIGN OF ARTIST'S DOLLS ~MILNER CRAFT SERIES ~HARDCOVER ~DUST JACKET - DJ ~SLICK PAGES ~ALL COLOR PICTURES ARTICLES INCLUDE~ ~PREFACE ~INTRODUCTION ~DESIGNING AND MAKING A DOLL ~FIRING A KILN ~MAKING THE BODY ~DESIGNING THE CLOTHES ~DESIGNING AND MAKING HATS ~A BRIMMED HAT ~WINGS ~SHOES ~DOLL COLLECTING ALL THE ABOVE AND MUCH MORE ~A FANTASTIC BOOK ~Industry Reviews ~It is almost impossible not to exclaim over the color photographs of Carroll's dolls.... The directions give a wide overview of the process, beginning first with mold making and concluding with the fabrication of leather shoes as opposed to set-in-clay boots. Aspiring doll makers will benefit from her ideas, which include a golden angel with gold-fabric trapunto wings and Indian children adorned with lush, colorful fabrics and costume jewelry. Size ~Height: 11.5 in ~Width: 8.5 in ~Thickness: 0.5 in Weight: 17.6 oz
VINTAGE 1990 OOP ~MOTHER PLAYS WITH DOLLS ~ELINOR PEACE BAILEY ~MOTHER PLAYS WITH DOLLS ...AND FINDS AN IMPORTANT KEY TO UNLOCKING CREATIVITY ~COLOR FOLDOUT OF 18 SPECTAULAR DOLLS ~ALL TAKEOUTS FROM A SINGLE BASIC PATTERN ~BY AMERICAS MOST GIFTED DOLLMAKERS ~Size ~Height: 9.3 in ~Width: 6.5 in ~Thickness: 0.2 in ~Weight: 1 POUND
This 82 page Popeye and his TV Cartoon Pals coloring book, (#2927) published by Bonnie Child Craft Series Books/Samual Lowe Company in 1961 features captioned pictures of Popeye and his friends Olive Oyl, Swee' Pea, Brutus and Wimpy. 24 of the pages are colored (some not too neatly), whle the rest of the pages are uncolored. The cover is bright and appealing, although it does have some bends. S&H is an additional $4.50 within the continental U.S. International shipping is also available.
REPRINT OF A VINTAGE 1908 BOOK ~REPRINT VINTAGE 1973 ~HOW TO DRESS AN OLD-FASHIONED DOLL ~MARY H. MORGAN~ ~DOVER PUBLICATIONS ~57 ILLUSTRATIONS ~96 PAGES ~SOFT COVER ~A REPRINT OF THE 1908 CLASSIC- WITH COMPLETE PATTERNS AND SEWING INSTRUCTIONS FOR MORE THAN A DOZEN COSTUMES ~HOW TO DRESS AN OLD-FASHIONED DOLL book ~by Mary H. Morgan ~ Learn everything you need to know about dressing your old-fashioned doll. ~ There are 57 clear illustrations along with general sewing hints and tips. ~ It is in very good condition for a book that is 35 years old ~It has no rips, tears, or dog ears- ~About this Book ~Size Height: 8.5 in Width: 5.5 in Thickness:0.2 in Weight: 8 oz ISBN-0486229122
Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs Coloring Book Uncolored, 1960s?
This SNOW WHITE and the Seven Dwarfs large format coloring book (11 x 14 3/4 ) mostly likely from the 1960s was published by Playmore, Inc. and prepared under the supervision of Helen Rudin. Each page has a large picture and caption underneath. All pages are uncolored, and are in nice condition. There is some wear to the cover, some creasing, bending, and a few small tears along the top & bottom edge. S&H is an additional $6.00 within the continental U.S. International shipping is also available.
1969 Apollo Man On The Moon Coloring Book Spacecraft
This cool children's coloring book was published by Artcraft/Saalfield in 1969. All the pictures inside are related to the Apollo moon launch. It is in excellent condition, with only 3 pages neatly colored. The orginal price tag is still affixed to the front cover (see photo). The back cover is identical to the front, but without the price tag. S&H is an additional $4.50 within the continental U.S. International shipping is also available.
1941 Adventures Of A Brownie Paint Coloring Book Uncolored
This large format coloring book titled Adventures of a Brownie was copyright in 1941 by Lilja Books / Reuben H. Lilja x 13 . S&H is an additional $6.50 within the continental U.S. International shipping is also available.
The cover of this 1940s See Saw coloring book is in color & features a boy & girl on a see-saw with a puppy sitting in the middle. The book itself features many different pictures to color, varying in subject matter & artistic styles. It was published by Paulu Publishing Co., New York City, and is in excellent condition. S&H is an additional $4.00 within the continental U.S. International shipping is also available.
Carmen Miranda paper dolls book complete book of dresses, clothes, etc. for doll for Carmen Miranda, the old and humerous actress. Entire book in great shape and ready for some young girl to play cut outs
Hardcover Book A Needlepoint Gallery Of Patterns From The Past, Phyllis Kluger
This 1975 hardcover book by Phyllis Kluger has a wonderful variety of 102 needlepoint designs adapted from historical artwork. Each pattern is photographed in both color and black and white, with a clear chart showing stitch type, placement, and color. The designs are grouped into 10 historical eras: Minoans, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Near East, Greece and Rome, Byzantine Empire, Middle Ages, Islam, Renaissance, 17th to 19th Century Europe, American Folk Art. 191 pages, 9-1/4 by 12-3/8 , First Edition, Copyright 1975 Phyllis Kluger, Published by Alfred A. Knopf Inc. Book is in very good to excellent condition, no writing, tears, or damage. Dust jacket has some wear and small tears at upper and lower edges but has done its job of protecting the book. Books are shipped Media Mail to USA even though it will say First Class or Priority when you check out. Email for shipping rates if you live outside the US.
1944 You Can Make It Things To Do With Scissors & Paste
Hardcover book measuring 8 x 10-3/4 containing 214 pages. Published by Silver Burdett Company Copyright 1944. Provides a wide selection of attractive projects that children can make from inexpensive materials with the common hand tools that usually are available. The projects are grouped according to use and child interest, with many opportunities for creative expression. Many appropriate gifts and decorations for holidays and special occasions! Most of these things are made of paper. Lots of illustrations! A fun book! Condition is good although the cover is worn and corners are bent. There is writing in ink on the front inside page reading To The Smith Children from Mrs. Teachout 1974 . Pages are somewhat yellowed but not ripped. Thanks for looking!
1973 DISNEY ON PARADE COLORING BOOK 1647-1 Disney on Parade coloring book # 1647-1 Walt Disney productions presents - Copyright MCMLXXIII and MCMLXX by Walt Disney productions At least 96 pages, a few colored.
1978 Hardy Boys & 1984 Garfield color books. Two coloring books including The Hardy Boys Adventure Activity Book with 63 pages (5 pages are worked on) and Garfield 4 Seasons with 10 pages colored. L314x2.
525 Copyright Free Transportation Pictures. Full title of the book is Book Of 525 Copyright Free Illustrations Of 19th and Pre 19th Century Transportation of all kinds, for artists and designers. L297x4.
On the cover there is a picture of a little girl watering flowers (with a dot to dot watering can) that needs to be joined together! The number 2957 and five cents are in the upper right hand corner. WHITMAN is in the lower left hand corner. Inside opening page has Mother Goose with a dot-to-dot hat that needs to be connected. Drawings by Irma Wilde. Also COPYRIGHT 1964 BY WHITMAN PUBLISHING COMPANY-RACINE-WISCONSIN-PRINTED IN THE U. S. A. BY WESTERN PRINTING AND LITHOGRAPHING COMPANY . Inside there are nursery rhymes with missing names and lots of dot-to-dot items that have to be completed. This little book has never been used-both front and back covers, as well as the inside are in excellent condition! Measures 5 x 7-1/2 . Thanks for looking!
1964. Looks like Bozo, The Clown on the cover, has #2957 and 5 cents in the upper right corner. Also, has the name Lynn Kaiser near Bozo's foot. Inside it reads DRAWINGS BY BONNIE BAUMAN and COPYRIGHT 1964 BY WHITMAN PUBLISHING COMPANY-RACINE- WISCONSIN-PRINTED IN THE U.S.A. BY WESTERN PRINTING AND LITHOGRAPHING COMPANY . Book measures 5 x 7-1/2 . Contains pages to color and different problems that involve numbers for a child to solve. Never used and the front and back covers as well as all the inside pages are in excellent condition! Thanks for looking!