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Making More Flower Children

By: ADOLPHI, SYBILLE

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2009

Seller ID: 941

ISBN: 0863156851


colour illustrations Flower children are a fun craft activity which can be made from a range of easy-to-find materials, such as wool, felt and cotton. This book contains all the patterns and instructions you will need to make your own flower children, including strawberries, shamrocks, mistletoe and daisies, and is clearly illustrated with diagrams and photographs. It is a sequel to the ever-popular "Making Flower Children", offering an entirely new set of ... View more info

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Making Fairy Tale Scenes

By: ADOLPHI, SYBILLE, CARDWELL, ANNA

Price: $30.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2009

Seller ID: 967

ISBN: 0863157181


colour illustrations Children will thoroughly enjoy making and playing with the range of well-known fairy tale scenes and characters provided in this book, which include Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, Sleeping Beauty, Rumpelstiltskin, Tom Thumb, Rapunzel, and Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. The scenes are made from a range of easy-to-find natural materials, such as wool, felt and cotton, and are great fun to make. This book contains all the patterns and instructi... View more info

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Making Flower Children

By: ADOLPHI, SYBILLE, CARDWELL, ANNA

Price: $23.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2008

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 843

ISBN: 0863156509


35 colour photographs This book contains detailed step-by-step instructions and illustrations for making a range of lively, creative flower figures. Many of the figures are recognisable from Elsa Beskow's popular picture books, and from Sybille von Olfers' "The Story of the Root Children". Activities are organised by season, making the book ideal for decorating a nature corner or seasonal table in the home or classroom. [When referring to this item pl... View more info

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Islamic Year, The Surahs, Stories and Celebrations

By: AL-GAILANI, NOORAH, SMITH, CHRIS, NOORAH AL-GAILANI

Price: $39.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: 2087

ISBN: 1903458145


illustrations Celebrate the Islamic year with your children! This work invites the reader to explore Muslim festivals with an inspiring treasury of stories, suras, songs, games, recipes, crafts and art activities. The major festivals are described vividly, together with attractive projects that engage children creatively. A selection of folk tales illustrate the core values underlying Islamic culture with gentle humour and wisdom. This is a unique resource for educ... View more info

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Woodworking with Children

By: ANETTE GRUNDITZ AND ULF ERIXON

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Floris Books: 2014

Seller ID: 13924

ISBN: 1782500391


Home-made toys stimulate children's imagination, and are often more educational and fulfilling than shop-bought versions. This step-by-step guide shows you how to make simple wooden games and toys with the help of little hands, as well as bigger projects like a garden swing or sandpit. The book contains thirty fun, child-friendly woodworking projects, for absolute beginners as well as those who want more of a challenge. You don't need to be an experienced carpenter to ta... View more info

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Silk Merino Scarf Kit

By: ASHFORD

Price: $24.00

Seller ID: 12271


Create a beautifully soft silk/merino scarf in nuno-felt. Kit includes: 50gms of silk/merino 24cm x 1.75m of silk chiffon Step-by step instructions [When referring to this item please quote our ID 12271] View more info

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Feltcraft: Making Dolls, Gifts and Toys Making Dolls, Gifts and Toys

By: BERGER, PETRA

Price: $29.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 969

ISBN: 0863157203


colour illustrations and photographs throughout Felt is a durable and flexible material that is perfect for children to work with. This book contains a range of simple creative items to make using felt: from dolls and animal figures, to wall hangings and jewellery. All of the projects are accompanied by step-by-step instructions, patterns and colour photographs. They are all suitable for making with children. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 9... View more info

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Crafts Through the Year

By: BERGER, THOMAS, BERGER, PETRA

Price: $35.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2011

Seller ID: 12135

ISBN: 0863158285


colour illustrations Making homemade toys and decorations is an excellent way for children to become involved in the celebration of festivals throughout the year. This comprehensive book includes crafts for children to make, either at home or school. Detailed instructions, diagrams and colour photographs on making a range of seasonal items are given: from decorated eggs and pompom, straw and origami animals, to autumn garlands, lanterns, festive wreaths and paper w... View more info

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Gnome Craft Book, The

By: BERGER, THOMAS, BERGER, PETRA

Price: $30.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2010

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 970

ISBN: 0863157211


colour illustrations and photographs throughout Gnome crafts offer a wealth of possibilities for activities with children, appealing to their imagination in a vivid and entertaining way. Thomas and Petra Berger show how to make gnomes out of walnuts, twigs, wool and paper, as well as from a variety of other media. There are plenty of different types of gnome to keep children amused for hours. Any of the characters in the book would be at home on a seasonal nature t... View more info

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Easter Craft Book, The

By: BERGER, TODD R., BERGER, PETRA, LAWSON, POLLY

Price: $19.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 1993

Seller ID: 583

ISBN: 0863151612


colour illustrations Easter time has a traditional wealth of symbols representing new life and rebirth: eggs, hares, chickens and lambs, Mother Earth and the flower children, birds and butterflies. The authors show how to make Easter figures and decorations of dough, wool, felt or tissue paper, as well as different ways of decorating eggs, making egg cosies, puppets and creating a festive table. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 583] View more info

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Making Peg Dolls and More Toys Which Spin, Fly and Bring Sweet Dreams

By: BLOOM, MARGARET

Price: $49.99

Publisher: Hawthorn Press:

Seller ID: 13705

ISBN: 1907359362


Based on the success of her first book, Making Peg Dolls, Margaret Bloom’s new book introduces us to a new range of projects to keep little (as well as the not-so-little) hands busy. From simple peg doll necklaces, moving mobiles and fantastical flying creatures, to pin cushions, herbal dream pillows and nature gathering bags, this series of delightful craft projects, will bring together and inspire all the family in the act of making as well as playing and living ... View more info

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Baking Bread with Children

By: COHEN, WARREN LEE, ROWLING, MARIJE

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 2008

Seller ID: 2114

ISBN: 1903458609


Illustrations Here is an invitation to share the magic of baking bread with children of all ages and everything you need to get started: bread basics for beginners, a variety of delicious recipes, and a rich store of multicultural stories, songs and blessings to enliven the whole experience.This book covers: food; baking; festivals; and children.It is suitable for families; child carers; early years educators; kindergartens; schools; and after-school clubs.It conta... View more info

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All Year Round A Calendar of Celebrations

By: DRUITT, ANN, FYNES-CLINTON, CHRISTINE, ROWLING, MARYE

Price: $43.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 2010

ISBN: 1869890477


illustrations Full of seasonal stories, activities, crafts, poems and recipes, this book offers a guide to celebrating festivals throughout the seasons. A sequel to "The Children's Year", the book arises from the festivals workshops run by the authors at the annual Lifeways Conference at Emerson College. This book encourages both adults and children to explore forgotten corners of the educational curriculum and develop and adapt the various festivals to fit... View more info

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Weaving with Children

By: FISCHER, UTE

Price: $29.99

Publisher: Floris Books: 2013

Seller ID: 12960

ISBN: 1782500197


Weaving is a creative and practical art that's great fun for all ages and abilities. This original book shows you how to weave a wonderful variety of objects -- special jewellery, a pretty bag, juggling balls, a snug scarf and even a scary spider in its web. Some of the items have handy everyday uses -- a phone pocket, a mug warmer and a coin purse -- and some are just great fun -- fairyland mushrooms, a dreamcatcher and an Easter hen. Each enjoyable ... View more info

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Festivals Together: A Guide to Multicultural Celebration A Guide to Multi-cultural Celebration

By: FITZJOHN, SUE, WESTON, MINDA, LARGE, JUDY

Price: $39.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 1993

Seller ID: 2009

ISBN: 1869890469


illustrations A resource guide for celebration, and for observing special days, according to traditions based on many cultures, this book brings together the experience, sharing and activities of individuals from a multi-faith community - Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh. It draws on backgrounds as diverse as North and West Africa, the Caribbean, China, India, Ireland, Japan, New England, the Philippines and more. Its unifying thread is our need ... View more info

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Knitting Fork single

By: GLUCKSKAFER

Price: $12.90

Seller ID: 10201


This charming Knitting Fork is based on a Viking tool known as the Lucet. Vikings used it to make rope. You can use yours just like the Vikings to make a lovely thick woollen rope. Instructions included. [When referring to this item please quote our ID 10201] View more info

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First Book of Knitting for Children, A

By: GOSSE, BONNIE, ALLERTON, JILL

Price: $28.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 2004

Seller ID: 7790

ISBN: 0946206554


94ill. This is a knitting book with a difference. Rhymes and photos show in detail the basic steps of knitting. A thorough introduction to knit stitch and purl stitch is followed by simple, enticing patterns for animals. The patterns are easy and exciting to make and the completed projects are fun to play with. Although written for children, this book is a valuable resource for adults. Handwork teachers, parents and grown-ups wishing to learn how to knit will find ... View more info

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Knitting for Children A Second Book

By: GOSSE, BONNIE, ALLERTON, JILL

Price: $33.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Wynstones Press: 2002

Seller ID: 7802

ISBN: 0946206538


92ill.(23col.). Working upon the success of A First Book of Knitting for Children, in this second book, the authors bring many new skills and a further variety of patterns for both children and adults to make. Each pattern is given with clear instructions and illustrated by artistic photographs. Recommended for all ages! [When referring to this item please quote our ID 7802] View more info

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Knitted Animals

By: GRIGAFF, ANNE-DORTHE, JACOBSEN, BJARNI B.

Price: $38.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 2119

ISBN: 1903458684


col. Illustrations This enchanting book provides instructions for making more than twenty different knitted animals, including a mother duck and ducklings; a family of rooster, hen, and chicks; a shaggy brown bear; lambs; teddy bears; cat and kittens; dog; squirrel; goose; rabbit; horse; fox; pig and piglets; hedgehog; and mice. These projects are suitable for anyone with basic knitting skills, even children and beginning knitters. [When referring to this ite... View more info

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Magical Window Stars

By: GUERET, FREDERIQUE, CARDWELL, ANNA

Price: $29.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Floris Books: 2005

Seller ID: 797

ISBN: 0863154948


75 colour photographs Using special paper-folding techniques, coloured tissue paper can be transformed into magical window stars, suitable for any season. This book contains step-by-step instructions for making 25 window stars. Each design is graded for difficulty, to allow the beginner to progress easily and confidently. Frederique Gueret also shows how the stars can be painted with additional colour accents which, when the light shines through in a certain way, c... View more info