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Vintage craft workshop : fresh takes on twenty-four classic projects from the '60s and '70s / Cathy Callahan; photographs by Meiko Takechi Arquillos.

Callahan, Cathy. (Author). Arquillos, Meiko. (Added Author).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 745.5 CAL (Text) 32826011838596 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 745.5 CAL (Text) 37500003447659 Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Eminence Branch 745.5 CAL (Text) 78551000508322 Non-Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 745.5 CAL (Text) 30032010552161 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780811875325 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm + 8 pattern sheets in pocket
  • Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, [2011]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Aleene Jackson : not so tacky trailblazer -- Make it with burlap...and a little felt -- Hazel Pearson : Queen of Kaboodle -- Mushroom pincushion (Susan Beal) -- Flower wastepaper basket (Cathy Callahan) -- Birdhouse string dispenser (Jenny Ryan) -- Gone fishing tote (Kayte Terry) -- Ideas for raffia 'n' yarn -- Lejeune Whitney : Craft sophisticate -- Loomed flower wall hanging (Cathy Callahan) -- Mod circle place mats (Diane Gilleland) -- Free-form crochet vase covers (Cecily Keim) -- Crocheted mobile (Laura Normandin) -- Stitching : crewelwork, craft kits, and applique -- Jean Ray Laury : the art of applique -- Erica Wilson : creative stitcher -- Free-form crewel pillow (Erika Kern) -- Tulip apron (Hannah Kopacz) -- Citrus slice bulletin board (Nicole Vasbinder) -- Embroidered snail pillow (Cathy Pitters) -- Craft trends of the -60s and -70s : knots, strings, bottles, rocks, and a few old books -- Macrame hanger (Derek Fagerstrom and Lauren Smith) -- Birdcage string art (Robert Mahar) -- Painted stone paperweights (Jill Bliss) -- Recycled bottle wind chime (Billie Lopez and Tootie Maldonado) -- Folded-book hanging sculptures (Lucy Spriggs) -- Create with paper -- Patricia Nimocks : craft revivalist -- Jan Meyerson Wetstone : inventor of mod podge -- Festive gift boxes (Susie and Heidi Bauer) -- Tissue paper painting tray (Tom Early) -- Scrap notes stationery (Meg Mateo Ilasco) -- Decoupaged magazine holder (Katie Haanburger) -- A new look at papier-mache -- Gemma Taccogna : papier-mache extraordinaire -- Lady vase (Katie Steuernagle) -- Enid Collins : made especially for you -- Antiqued jewelry box (Lara Bobo) -- Butterfly scatter pins (Cathy Callahan).
Summary, etc.:
Brings a fresh look to crafts from the '60s and '70s. With an eye toward style -- not kitsch -- superstar contirbutors, offer their unique interpretations on twenty-four vintage projects. Includes step-by-step instructions, how-to illustrations, perforated template pages, and before-and-after photographs make it easy to create these crafts on your own.
Subject: Handicraft
Nineteen sixties.
Nineteen seventies.

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