The Handmade Life
A Companion to Modern CraftingBook - 2016
Once the domain of the domestic, craft has now infiltrated every creative sphere -- including food, fashion, fine art and architecture. If this craft renaissance is indicative of a new wave of keen creatives, then this book is here to present over 30 new and old crafting techniques. Each chapter includes a short historical overview of the craft, with design notes and explanations of key techniques helping beginners to get started. Tools and methods are explored through a combination of hand-drawn illustrations and photography.
Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2016
Copyright Date: ©2015
Branch Call Number: 745.5 BARRY
Characteristics: 408 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm