Information Sources on Arts and Crafts
Published on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 - 4:45pm
Want to learn a new skill? Want to learn a new art or craft? Here are some sources.
- Every Sewer's Guide to the Perfect Fit
- Vogue/Butterick Step-by-Step Guide to Sewing Techniques
- 101 Ways to Use Your First Sewing Machine
Knitting and Crocheting
Painting and Stenciling
If you cannot find the suggested books, please see the librarian for suggestions or to get books from other branches of the DC Public Library.
Please note that DC Public Library does not endorse any websites. Please also note that, in addition to providing free information, some of these are commercial sites whose intent is to sell their products/services.
Michaels craft store, which has project ideas and tips for completing projects
Information about all kinds of pottery and ceramics
Origami is the Japanese art/craft of folding paper into shapes and objects. This web site is aimed at all levels and has a section especially for children.
A web site devoted to making soap and candles
How to get started hooking rugs