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181 KARLEN, TOMMY. Basic Craft Techniques.
Drake Publishers Inc., New York: 1973. 0877494193 / 9780877494195 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. There is a small rip in the dustjacket front. 
Covers Art and Design, Ceramics, Mosaics, Plastics, Metal Work and Jewelry, Weaving, Cord Knotting or Macrame, Braiding and Hooked Rugs, Huck Toweling, Rake Knitting and Needlework, Leather, Types of Printing, and Woodworking. 
Price: 22.56 USD
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182 KAWAI, TOYOAKI. Japan's Creative Origami.
Ottenheimer Publishers, New York: 1983. 0064640736 / 9780064640732 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Includes step-by-step instructions for seventy-four traditional and creative origami figures. Highly illustrated. Translated into English from the Japanese by John Clark. 
Price: 31.25 USD
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183 KAWAI, TOYOAKI; KENNY, DON (EDITOR). Origami.
Hoikusha Publishing Co., Osaka: 1982. 4586540214 / 9784586540211 Twenty -Fourth Edition. s Softcover in protective plastic mylar. Good condition. 
Origami, paper-folding, can be enjoyed by children and adults alike. The forms introduced in this book derive from basic patterns transmitted in Japan for perhaps a thousand years. Highly illustrated. Translated into English from the Japanese by Thomas I. Elliott. 
Price: 27.55 USD
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184 KETCHUM, JR., WILLIAM C. Hooked Rugs: A Historical And Collector's Guide How To Make Your Own.
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York: 1976. 0151421684 / 9780151421688 First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. Some fading to cover. 
Contains instructions on how to make hooked rugs with drawings and photographs that show the reader what to expect from their work. Includes an Index. 
Price: 36.58 USD
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185 KING, BUCKY. Creative Canvas Embroidery.
Hearthside, New York: 1963. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 10.93 USD
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186 KINGDOM, CHRISTINE; WILLIAMS, PETER (PHOTOGRAPHY). New Crafts: Ribbonwork.
Lorenz Books, London: 1996. 1859671381 / 9781859671382 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Like New. 
Contains 25 decorative and practical projects illustrated with step-by-step color photographs, instructing the reader in every stage of preparation. From simple bows and roses,to more intricate ribbon embroidery and elaborate ribbon weaving techniques,this comprehensive book provides a complete course in working with ribbons. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.78 USD
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187 KINSER, CHARLEEN. Sewing Sculpture.
M. Evans And Company, New Yorl: 1977. 0871312360 / 9780871312365 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 28.03 USD
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188 KLIMO, JOAN FINCHER. What Can I Do Today? A Treasury Of Crafts For Children.
Pantheon Books, New York: 1971. 0394823095 / 9780394823096 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Covers Projects in Sculpting, Printing, Pasting, Stitching, and Decorating. 
Price: 9.45 USD
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189 KOLLATH, RICHARD; HOEBERMANN, ROBERT (PHOTOGRAPHY). Wreaths: Techniques And Materials... Step-by-step Projects... Creative Ideas For The Year Round.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1990. 0395554144 / 9780395554142 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Beautiful wreaths are expensive to buy but surprisingly easy to make. The 75 wreaths created and photographed for this book offer ideas and inspiration, and the author-designer gives specific instructions and demonstrates the techniques of making traditional and unusual wreaths. Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.75 USD
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190 KRONCKE, GRETE. Weaving With Cane And Reed: Modern Basketry.
Reinhold Book Company, New York: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 11.64 USD
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191 KRONQUIST, EMIL F. Art Metal Work.
McGraw-Hill, NY: 1942. Eleventh Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Dustjacket is damaged and has some missing chips. 
A guide to one of the most popular of hobbies. The reader opens to the desired project and places the book on the workbench in front of him. On the right-hand page there is a perspective sketch of the completed project, working drawings with needed dimensions, and illustrations of the processes. On the left hand page he finds lists of suggested materials and gauges of metal and step-by-step instructions. Special attention is given to finishes on metals. Includes Index. 
Price: 60.66 USD
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192 LACEY, JOHN L.; MCBRIDE, TIM MOORE. The Audubon Book Of Bird Carving.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1951. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Fair condition. Ex library. 
The Audubon Book of Bird Carving presents a new medium of activity for persons interested in wildlife- and more important- a medium which will create an interest in those who have not yet been introduced to the delights and rewards that come from the observation and study of birds. 
Price: 19.24 USD
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193 LAIRD, ROSS. Grain Of Truth: The Ancient Lessons Of Craft.
Walker Publishing Company, New York: 2001. 0802713890 / 9780802713896 First U.S. Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Describes with eloquence and precision the practical process by which he makes objects out of wood - a hand plane for himself, a marimba for his children, a box to hold the ashes of his grandmother-in-law. As the narrative unfolds, though, it becomes clear that Laird is invoking something deeper - that he is, in fact, writing a meditation on the universal meaning of craft and creativity. "A beautiful and evocative meditation. A spiritual quest and a celebration of the discipaline of craftsmanship are the tongue and groove of this remarekable book." David Macfarlane, author of The Danger Tree and Summer Gone. 
Price: 14.20 USD
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194 LAMMER, JUTTA. Paint Your Own Fabrics.
Watson-Guptill Publications, New York: 1964. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 8.31 USD
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195 LANE, MAGGIE; LUCE, CLARE BOOTHE (INTRODUCTION). Needlepoint By Design.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York:1972. 068412906X / 9780684129068 Fourth Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Presents twenty new designs for pillows, rugs, an envelope purse and a chessboard. The chessboard was made as a sampler, with a different stitch in every one of its 64 squares. Each one is diagrammed in enlarged detail. Most of the other designs feature a central motif with a figured background, a border, and for pillows a boxing band. These elements are interchangeable so that a great variety of combinations is possible. Color schemes are suggested but the worker may of course follow her own preferences. 
Price: 15.39 USD
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196 LANE, MAGGIE; LUCE, CLARE BOOTHE (INTRODUCTION). Needlepoint By Design: Variations On Chinese Themes.
Charles Scribner's Sons, New York:1971 0684103389 / 9780684103389 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
This book adds something new, fresh and extremely stylish to the needlepoint repertoire. It introduces the author's method of working directly from chartered design onto an unmarked canvas, and gives completely worked-out, large-scale graphs for 24 Orientally inspired designs which, with clear directions, even an unexperienced needlepointer can easily follow. Most of the graphs show a central motif and a border. By interchanging these, there are over 90 possible designs for pillows, rugs, Parsons tables and small accessories. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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197 LANE, ROSE WILDER. Woman's Day Book Of American Needlework.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1963. Eighth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Gives the history of certain needlepoint types and how one can do it and make it look like it was done by an expert. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.06 USD
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198 LANG, DONNA; ROSS, GEORGE (PHOTOGRAPHS). A Gift For Giving: Making The Most Of The Present.
Clarkson Potter, New York: 2000. 0609605909 / 9780609605905 First edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Shows how easy it is to create prsonal, unique presents for every occasion, large or small. A section on distinctive wrappings, hints on creating cards, and a registry for keeping track of gift ideas and special dates ensures all your gifts will be well loved and long remembered. 
Price: 19.71 USD
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199 LANMON, DWIGHT P. & HARLOW, FRANCIS H. The Pottery Of Acoma Pueblo.
Museum of New Mexico Press, Santa Fe: 2013. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
The pottery of Acoma Pueblo stands at the height of ceramics among the Pueblo Indian pottery traditions. This exhaustively researched book traces the history of Acoma pottery over the past seven hundred years, concentrating on the periods from 1300 to 1930. with a summary of the modern period. The authors studied over several thousand examples, presenting more than 800 examples here, along with dozens of photographs of potters. The book identifies more than nine hundred Acoma potters, several of whom are credited for the first time, who worked between about 1880 to the present. Acoma pottery has evolved significantly in form and decoration over the past seven hundred years, each change reflecting the interplay of many factors, including advances in technology, individual innovations, changing markets, and the evolving uses of pottery vessels. The book is a comprehensive illustrated survey of Acoma pottery at a depth and level of detail that has never before been achieved, and will be the standard for all studies in the future. 
Price: 142.50 USD
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200 LANTZ, SHERLEE. Trianglepoint: From Persian Pavilions To Op Art With One Stitch.
The Viking Press, New York: 1976. 0670730300 / 9780670730308 A Studio Book. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Introduces an entirely new, speedy way of applying yarn to canvas, requiring no expertise, complicated diagrams, couting, or instructions. It is as easy to learn as it is to work. More important, this one simple stitch now makes available for needlepoint a vast and brilliant repertory of hitherto unused hexagonal designs. 
Price: 10.64 USD
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