Women’s Leisure, What Leisure? by Eileen Green

By Eileen Green

Till lately the Sociology of relaxation was once ruled by way of theoretical ways which made women's stories invisible. Drawing upon feminist views this e-book re-conceptualises rest that allows you to supply a extra knowledgeable figuring out of women's relaxation. The authors argue that such an exam unavoidably includes a research of women's day-by-day lives which perspectives relaxation when it comes to the constitution in their lives as an entire. Drawing upon a tremendous learn of Sheffield women's relaxation and different assets, the methods of negotiation and social keep watch over are brought up as an important in determing women's entry to loose time and the assets required to get pleasure from relaxation.

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Liquid Polymer Clay by Ann Mitchell

By Ann Mitchell

Liquid Sculpey[registered] is a brand new medium with never-ending chances, and those famous specialists have constructed a substantial following for his or her hand made jewelry and components. Now they percentage their unique sculpting thoughts, so every person can discover the intriguing crafting possibilities provided through liquid polymer clay. every one bankruptcy presents details at the improvement of the recommendations and the medium or paintings software that encouraged it. Twenty-two tasks train crafters the way to mix polymer clay with beads, steel filigree and old glass cabochons to create eleven specific jewelry and eleven domestic ornament goods.

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Paper Engineering Pop-ups For Dummies by Rob Ives

By Rob Ives

Paper Engineering & Pop-ups For Dummies covers quite a lot of tasks, from greeting playing cards to freestanding versions. Easy-to-follow, step by step directions and dozens of accompanying diagrams support readers not just to accomplish the varied initiatives within the ebook, but additionally grasp the talents essential to practice their very own creativity and create new initiatives, past the book's pages.

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Make It Mighty Ugly: Exercises & Advice for Getting Creative by Kim Piper Werker, Kate Bingaman-Burt

By Kim Piper Werker, Kate Bingaman-Burt

Lovers of DIY tasks and crafts will overcome their worry of failure and create their very own masterpieces utilizing this enjoyable and encouraging handbook. Get artful. Make nice Stuff. Be inventive! the number 1 worry of all inventive types—crafters, DIYers, makers, artists—is that failure lurks correct round the nook. artful blogger and creativity guru Kim Piper Werker urges all people to select up their pen or paintbrush or scissors and make whatever amazing gruesome: get that “failure” out of ways. This pleasant e-book deals up a multi-pronged method of overcoming artistic fears via inspiring essays and anecdotes, interviews, routines and activates, and sage recommendation from all around the artistic spectrum to aid participants slay their inventive demons.

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Ceramics for Beginners: Wheel Throwing by Emily Reason

By Emily Reason

Within the comparable brilliant, open layout because the well-receivedCeramics for newcomers: Hand construction, this moment access within the sequence bargains an creation to the mechanics of wheel-thrown ceramics. Artist Emily cause takes the newbie ceramist via 9 initiatives, ranging from considered one of basic kinds (cylinder or bowl).Color bands all through aspect the reader to similar details on a number of concepts, whereas gallery sections supply concept.

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Paper Creations: Mythical Creature Origami Book & Gift Set by Duy Nguyen

By Duy Nguyen

Exceptional legendary creatures stay, breathe, and flow on your mind's eye; now cause them to genuine with origami! This magical tactile package is stuffed with 50 sheets of 6 x 6 multi-patterned origami paper, a accomplished dragon, and the 80-page, full-color legendary Creature Origami ebook. utilizing easy-to-follow origami recommendations, you can also make your individual superbly precise, intricately-folded flying fox, fabled sphinx, extraordinary dragon with wings prolonged, or a wild duck placidly floating alongside. From a centaur to a hydra, those inventive designs are ideal in your domestic and for presents.

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Ancient Modern: Polymer Clay And Wire Jewelry by Ronna Weltman

By Ronna Weltman

Artistically combining polymer clay with twine, this exact guide teaches crafters and jewellery makers the right way to create natural, refined, and modern jewellery. a number leading edge recommendations in designing beads and elements from polymer clay are mixed with wireworking parts, encouraged clasps and ear wires, twine bead caps, polymer clay tipped head pins, and extra for a signature glance. Explaining basics of bijou layout, this guide additionally delves into what makes a section «primitive» and the way to accomplish an natural impression via colour blending and textures. incorporated are a wide selection of polymer clay and twine jewellery layout and texture thoughts, 15 exclusive distinct tasks, and a gallery of accomplished works.

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