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Embroidery Lessons with Colored Studies

New London, CT: The Brainerd & Armstrong Co.. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Owner name on front cover, covers soiled.. 1898. Softcover. Pictorial softcover. 128pp +[16]pp ads. Many colored plates of embroidered work. An embroidery manual by the manufacturer of sewing silks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$20.00

Maine Basketry Past to Present
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Maine Basketry Past to Present

By Maine Crafts Association

Deer Isle, ME: Maine Craft Association. Near Fine. 1989. First Printing. Softcover. Stapled softcover. Black and white photos and exhibitor biographies. Exhibition catalogue showing the significant contributions made to Maine's cultural environment by the its Native Americans. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 60 pages .

$20.00

A Key Into the Language of Woodsplint Baskets
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A Key Into the Language of Woodsplint Baskets

By McMullen, Ann (editor) ; Handsman, Russell G. (editor)

Washington, CT: American Indian Archaeological Institute. Very Good. 1987. Softcover. 0936322047 . Many illustrations and photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 196 pages .

$20.00

Have Fun with Flowers of Kleenex Tissues
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Have Fun with Flowers of Kleenex Tissues

Neenah, WI: Kimberly-Clark Corp.. Very Good. 1961. Softcover. Color photo-illustrated stapled card covers. Many illustrations inside. How-to instructions for making various kinds of paper flower ornaments, place cards, party favors, and even curtain tie-backs from Kleenex tissue. ; 36 pages .

$10.00

Making Pottery Figures
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Making Pottery Figures

By Drawbell, Marjorie

London and New York: The Studio Publications. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Remnants of owner label and name on front . free endpaper, boards rubbed, jacket price-clipped and has small chip . missing from top edge of front panel.. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon boards. Many black and white photos and illustrations. ; The HOW to DO it Series; Vol. 49; 96 pages .

$17.00

What Wood is That?  A Manual of Wood Identification
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What Wood is That? A Manual of Wood Identification

By Edlin, Herbert L.

NY: The Viking Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Several smudges in text, jacket has large . tear.. 1977. Third Printing. Hardcover. Folding sample pages showing 40 actual samples of different kinds of woods from Afrormosia to Zebrawood. 70 illustrations in text. ; 160 pages .

$25.00

The Complete Book of Indian Crafts and Lore
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The Complete Book of Indian Crafts and Lore

By Hunt, W. Ben

NY: Golden Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly scuffed.. 1970. Later Printing. Hardcover. Pictorial boards. Many color illustrations. Index. A vintage book about how to make all kinds of Native American items, including beadwork, moccasins, tipis, pipes and bags, as well as information about music, games, dances, and names. ; Ex-Library; 104 pages .

$20.00

The Rustic Furniture Companion:  Traditions, Techniques and Inspirations
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The Rustic Furniture Companion: Traditions, Techniques and Inspirations

By Mack, Daniel

Asheville, NC: Lark Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly edgeworn.. 1996. First Printing. Hardcover. 0937274976 . Many color photos. Index. List of projects. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages .

$12.00

Simple Rustic Furniture:  A Weekend Workship with Dan Mack
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Simple Rustic Furniture: A Weekend Workship with Dan Mack

By Mack, Dan

Asheville, NC: Lark Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket sunned.. 1999. First Printing. Hardcover. 1579900860 . Many color photographs. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages .

$12.00

Prehistoric Southwestern Craft Arts
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Prehistoric Southwestern Craft Arts

By Tanner, Clara Lee

Tucson, AZ: University of Arizona Press. Very Good; Covers lightly worn, owner name on front free endpaper.. 1976. Softcover. 0816504164 . xiii, 226 pp, index, bibliography. Many illustrations and photos. Foreword by William A. Longacre. Examines Southwestern pottery, textiles, baskets, ornaments, and domestic and ritual items.; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$12.00

The Potters of Mata Ortiz
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The Potters of Mata Ortiz

By Gilbert, Bill; Walch, Peter

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Art Museum. Very Good. 1995. Softcover. 0944282180 . Bilingual edition in English and Spanish. Catalogue to accompany an exhibition of pottery from artists living of Mata Ortiz, Chihuahua, Mexico. Exhibition held at the University of New Mexico Art Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico March 26 - May 14, 1995. Many photos and illustrations in color and black and white. ; 64 pages .

$13.00

Catalogue of American Potteries and Porcelains
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Catalogue of American Potteries and Porcelains

By Barber, Edwin Atlee

Philadelphia: The Pennsylvania Museum and School of Industrial Art. Fair; Covers worn and detached from text block.. 1893. First Edition. Softcover. Printed brown stapled wraps. Color frontispiece of early slip-decorated dish. Black and white illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 43 pages .

$17.00

Early American Textiles
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Early American Textiles

By Little, Frances

NY: Century Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookseller's ticket on front free endpaper, . spine faded, boards faintly dampstained.. 1931. First Printing. Hardcover. xvi, 267 pp. Index, many black and white illustrations. Blue embossed cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. An extensive survey of early American textiles and needle arts, from clothing to embroidery to cotton-printed fabrics. ; Century Library of American Antiques .

$50.00

Stoneware and Porcelain:  The Art of High-Fired Pottery
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Stoneware and Porcelain: The Art of High-Fired Pottery

By Rhodes, Daniel

Radnor, PA: Chilton Book Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Corners rounded, damp stained area on front . board, previous owner inscription. Jacket scuffed and stained.. 1974. Eighth Printing. Hardcover. 0801900980 . Orange cloth. x, 217 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos, index. Historical methods, traditions, techniques, and materials which are specific to high-fired pottery are detailed with sections on the composition and special characteristics of stoneware and porcelain clays, composition, colorization, and application of high-fired and natural glazes. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$18.00

Woman\'s Day Knitting Annual, 1948
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Woman's Day Knitting Annual, 1948

NY: Woman's Day. Very Good; Pages toned.. 1948. Softcover. Color photographically-illustrated stapled card covers. The first Womans Day Knitting Annual, with 87 exclusive designs with directions. Many photos and illustrations. Includes basic knitting instructions and designs for various fashions for women, men, children, and babies, as well as household items. ; 64 pages .

$15.00

Home Needlework Magazine, Vol. XVII, No. 11, November 1915
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Home Needlework Magazine, Vol. XVII, No. 11, November 1915

Boston: Home Needlework Publishing Company. Fair; Covers detached, pages toned.. 1915. Softcover. Color photo-illustrated stapled wraps. Color front cover Illustration of cross-stitch drawstring purse. Special holiday gifts issue with instructions, illustrations, and photos of gifts for girls (lingerie clasps) , men (collar bag) , grandmothers (umbrella cover) , babies, little girls, boys, housewives, and the home. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 46 pages .

$20.00

Scrapbook of Circa 1900-10s Crochet Patterns
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Scrapbook of Circa 1900-10s Crochet Patterns

Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Clippings yellowed, musty.. N.D.. Ephemera. Scrapbook of circa 1900-10s crochet patterns clipped from newspapers and magazines and pasted onto the leaves of: Official Souvenir of the Twenty-Sixth Triennial Conclave of the Grand Encampment of Knights Templar of the United States, Boston, Massachusetts, A. D. MDCCCXCV. Green cloth binding. Some of the clippings have photos of the designs. Some of the original leaves cut out. Crochet patterns cover 31 pages of the remaining leaves. Contains patterns for pineapple lace, crochet edgings, filet crochet, fan lace, various motifs of animals, fruits, alphabet letters, and other designs, Irish lace, crocheted insertion pieces, imitation drawn thread lace, crocheted clothing, curtains, baby items, socks, runners, bonnets, guest towels, shirt yokes, and even crocheted covers for ones asbestos mats. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .

$30.00

Egyptian Landscapes:  Weavings from the Ramses Wissa Wassef School
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Egyptian Landscapes: Weavings from the Ramses Wissa Wassef School

By Wassef, Yoanna Wissa; Weir, Hilary

The Ramses Wissa Wassef Exhibition Foundation. Very Good; Fore-edges foxed.. 1985. Softcover. 0951079409 . Color photo-illustrated softcover. Foreword by Sir Michael Weir. Many color photos. Catalogue for a traveling exhibition of wool and cotton tapestries woven by children at the late Ramses Wissa Wassefs school in Harrania, Egypt. The exhibition debuted at the Concourse Gallery, Barbican Centre from Sept. 24 - Nov. 3, 1985. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages .

$20.00

Gifts from Your Workbasket
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Gifts from Your Workbasket

By Home Service Department Of Woman's Day

Woman's Day and Spool Cotton Company. Very Good. N.D.. Softcover. Circa 1940s. Printed stapled wraps. Many black and white photographs. Instructions for pot holders, evening sweaters, pin cushions, hot pads, neckties, shade pulls, glass jackets (for juice glasses, bridge chair backs, etc. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 24 pages .

$15.00

Smart Knitting and Needlecraft,
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Smart Knitting and Needlecraft,

NY: Universal Publishing and Distribution Corporation. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1950. Seventh Edition. Softcover. Color stapled wraps. Many black and white photographs. 74 pp. Instructions for making various knitting, crocheted and garments, accessories, and crafts. Special section on the complete campus wardrobe (date suit, turtleneck sweater, evening bag and cummerbund, teenagers hat and bag) and some amazingly stylish and ambitious two-piece suits, dresses, and blouses and fun cowboy sweaters for the kids. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 74 pages .

$20.00

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