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  • The Photographer's Guide to Posing

    Techniques to Flatter Everyone

    by Lindsay Adler ...
    When photographing people, you can have a great composition, perfect light, and the right camera settings, but if your subject doesn’t look right—if the pose is off—the shot will not be a keeper. Posing is truly a crucial skill that photographers need to have in order to create great photographs. If you’re looking to improve your ability to pose your subjects—whether they’re men, women, couples, ... Read more

    $43.22 AUD

  • Photographer's Guide to the Nikon Coolpix P900

    Getting the Most from Nikon's Superzoom Digital Camera

    This book, by Alexander S. White, is a complete, clearly written guide to the operation of the Nikon Coolpix P900 digital camera. The book explains all shooting modes, menus, functions, and controls of this superzoom camera, accompanied by more than 350 illustrations and sample photographs. The guide shows beginning and intermediate photographers how to use the camera’s many options to get the ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD

  • Drawing on the Artist Within

    by Betty Edwards ...
    Whether you are a business manager, teacher, writer, technician, or student, you'll find Drawing on the Artist Within the most effective program ever created for tapping your creative powers. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of instructional drawings and the work of master artists, this book is written for people with no previous experience in art.AH-HA! I SEE IT NOW!Everyone has experienced ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • How To Crochet - A Guide For Newbies

    by Sarah Taylor ...
    Lean to crochet today with this easy step-by-step guide. This book shows you how to do all of the basic crochet stitches with detailed instructions and illustrations. You will easily progress from complete beginner to being able to crochet any of the projects in this book, and beyond!This latest edition includes the instructions for four of my best-selling crochet patterns:-Boot CuffsSlouchy ... Read more

    Free

  • Knitting Rules!

    The Yarn Harlot's Bag of Knitting Tricks

    Both a celebration of the craft and a sourcebook for practical information, Knitting Rules! is a collection of useful advice and emotional support for the avid knitter. Stephanie Pearl-McPhee unravels the mysteries of tangled yarn, confusing patterns, and stubbornly unfinished projects. Daring to question long-standing rules and encouraging crafters to knit in the way that works best for them, ... Read more

    $16.71 AUD $14.95 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Photographer's Guide to the Sony DSC-RX100 III

    Getting the Most from Sony's Pocketable Digital Camera

    This book is a complete guide to using the Sony DSC-RX100 III camera, one of the most advanced, but still pocketable, cameras available. With the publication of this book, author Alexander White provides users of the RX100 III with a manual covering all aspects of the camera. Using a tutorial-like approach, the book shows beginning and intermediate photographers how to accomplish things with the ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD

  • The Right-Brain Business Plan

    A Creative, Visual Map for Success

    by Jennifer Lee ...
    Millions of artists entrepreneurs crafters and solopreneurs dream of making a living doing what they love. But turning their vision into a viable business plan can feel like trying to fit a square peg into a round hole. Jennifer Lee knows what its like to make the entrepreneurial leap and how to do it successfully. The key is showing creative types how to use rather than stifle the imagination and ... Read more

    $26.39 AUD

  • Photographer's Guide to the Nikon Coolpix P600

    Getting the Most from Nikon's Superzoom Digital Camera

    This book is a complete guide to the operation and features of the Nikon Coolpix P600 digital camera. The book explains all shooting modes, menus, functions, and controls of this superzoom camera in clear language, accompanied by more than 300 illustrations and sample photographs. This guide shows beginning and intermediate photographers not only how to capture still images and videos with the ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD

  • The Art of Polymer Clay Millefiori Techniques

    Projects and Inspiration for Creative Canework

    by Donna Kato ...
    A thousand and one ideas for making beautiful polymer clay millefiori. In Venetian glassmaking, slender rods of molten glass are shaped, then cut to reveal amazingly detailed patterns: flowers, geometric shapes, dancing colors. These slices are called millefiori, “thousand flowers,” because they form a carpet of flowers when placed side by side. Now celebrity author Donna Kato shows crafters ... Read more

    $12.64 AUD

  • Outlander Knitting

    The Official Book of 20 Knits Inspired by the Hit Series

    series Outlander
    Feel the magic of Outlander at your fingertips with this officially licensed book of knitting: twenty patterns inspired by the hit series from STARZ and Sony Pictures Television, based on Diana Gabaldon's bestselling novels.From the Scottish Highlands to the courts of Versailles to the eastern shores of North America, the TV show Outlander brings to life in gorgeous detail the epic love story of ... Read more

    $16.82 AUD

  • Floret Farm's Cut Flower Garden

    Grow, Harvest, and Arrange Stunning Seasonal Blooms

    #1 Amazon Best Seller — Welcome to the farm!The Cut Flower Garden: Erin Benzakein is a florist-farmer, leader in the locaflor farm-to-centerpiece movement, and owner of internationally renowned Floret Flower Farm in Washington's lush Skagit Valley.A stunning flower book: This beautiful guide to growing, harvesting, and arranging gorgeous blooms year-round provides readers with vital tools to ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • Inventive Weaving on a Little Loom

    Discover the Full Potential of the Rigid-Heddle Loom, for Beginners and Beyond

    by Syne Mitchell ...
    Rigid-heddle weaving is simple to learn, is easy to master, and offers a lifetime of possibilities to discover! Inventive Weaving on a Little Loom covers everything rigid-heddle weavers need to know about the craft, from the basics — how to select a loom, set it up, and get started — to a wide variety of fun techniques that yield beautiful results. Begin by exploring a variety of weave structures, ... Read more

    $28.15 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Soap Making Made Easy Ultimate Guide To Soap Making Including Recipes

    Soapmaking Homeade and Handcrafted for 2015

    Soap making at home has many benefits both for adults and children. Basic soap making can teach you about chemistry processes like saponification and more. On top of that, the more familiar you get with the process, the more you can create soap that is designed especially for your needs. You will be able to create soaps with the scents that you love, that do not irritate sensitive skin and that ... Read more

    $6.81 AUD

  • Circular Knitting Workshop

    Essential Techniques to Master Knitting in the Round

    Discover the pleasures of knitting in the round! Margaret Radcliffe presents classic circular knitting techniques — including Fair Isle, helix, and tubular — in detailed step-by-step photographic sequences. This comprehensive guide provides directions for 35 demonstration projects, so you can practice each technique on a miniature hat, mitten, or sweater before applying it to a larger project. ... Read more

    $23.75 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Canning and Preserving: A Simple Food In A Jar Home Preserving Guide for All Seasons : Bonus: Food Storage Tips for Meat, Dairy and Eggs

    These days, it is very important that you do everything you can to save money, and to make sure that you have something to eat, in case calamities or unprecedented events occur. It is also important that you have some food that will see you through your everyday life. Canned or preserved food is essential in every household because it is easy to make and very delicious, too. This handbook, ... Read more

    $6.81 AUD

  • The Complete Joy of Homebrewing

    Fully Revised and Updated

    series Homebrewing
    The homebrewer's bible—everything you need to know to brew beer at home from start to finish, including new recipes, updated charts on hop varieties, secrets to fermentation, beer kit tips, and more—from the master of homebrewingThe Complete Joy of Homebrewing is the essential guide to understanding and making a full range of beer styles, including ales, lagers, stouts, pilseners, dubbels, tripels ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Knitting in Circles

    100 Circular Patterns for Sweaters, Bags, Hats, Afghans, and More

    by Nicky Epstein ...
    You won’t believe what you can make with knitted circles!One circle can become a stylish hat or an adorable shrug. Two, and you have a unique handbag or cover-up. Knit more circles, and you can make show-stopping scarves, capes, sweaters, afghans—even a stunning lace dress.Only Nicky Epstein, always on the cutting edge of knitwear design, could dream up these innovative garments and accessories ... Read more

    $11.54 AUD

  • Photographer's Guide to the Sony DSC-RX100

    Getting the Most from Sony's Pocketable Digital Camera

    The Sony DSC-RX100 has been hailed by reviewers and general photographers as one of the highest-quality compact digital cameras ever produced. With its larger-than-normal image sensor, superior image quality, and impressive array of features for creative photography, this camera has attracted a large and dedicated following in the photography community. However, the camera does not come with a ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD

  • Couture Sewing Techniques, Revised and Updated

    The world of haute couture is a place where only a privileged few can ever hope to reside, right? Wrong. Fashion historian Claire B. Shaeffer opened the door to this exclusive realm in her authoritative guide to the techniques that define couture sewing. And now, the industry bible, Couture Sewing Techniques, has been revised and updated throughout — with new photos and a chapter on specialty ... Read more

    $23.97 AUD

  • Candle Making as a Home Based Business New Business Ideas for Starting a Candle Making Business at Home

    A Quick Start Guide on How to Make Candles

    by Julia Stewart ...
    series "Quick Start Guide" Series
    Candle Making as a  Home Based Business  New Business Ideas for Starting a Candle Making Business at Home    Making candles can be great fun. Some people choose to take their love of this art and make money doing what they enjoy spending their time on. There are many areas of the candle making business you need to consider before embarking on such an adventure. Knowing how to make quality candles ... Read more

    $6.73 AUD

  • Ami Ami Dogs 2

    More Seriously Cute Crochet

    by Mitsuki Hoshi ...
    Ami Ami Dogs 2: More Seriously Cute Crochet is the second installment in a new series for dog lovers, crafty folk, and people who just love cute stuff. Complete with detailed instructions and full color pictures of stuffed puppies and patterns, this is the perfect project for anyone who likes to crochet (or just pretends to)!Amigurumi (which means knitted stuffed toy) is the Japanese art of ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Paper to Petal

    75 Whimsical Paper Flowers to Craft by Hand

    Paper Flowers are Always in SeasonMake playful party decorations, luscious bouquets, and sophisticated floral centerpieces with inexpensive tissue and crepe paper. Paper to Petal walks you through the easy basics of transforming simple materials into a vibrant display of fanciful handmade blooms suitable for every occasion.Design experts Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell inspire you to get ... Read more

    $10.00 AUD

  • Photographer's Guide to the Sony DSC-RX10 IV

    Getting the Most from Sony's Advanced Digital Camera

    This book is a complete guide to the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV camera. With this book, author Alexander S. White provides users of the RX10 IV with a manual covering all aspects of the camera’s operation. Using a tutorial-like approach, the book shows beginning and intermediate photographers how to accomplish things with the RX10 IV, and explains when and why to use the camera’s many features ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD

  • Photographer's Guide to the Nikon Coolpix P1000

    Getting the Most from Nikon's Superzoom Digital Camera

    This book is a complete guide to the operation of the Nikon Coolpix P1000 digital camera. The book explains all shooting modes, menus, functions, and controls of this superzoom camera, illustrated by more than 300 full-color images. The guide shows beginning and intermediate photographers how to get excellent results using the many features of the P1000.The book explains topics such as autofocus, ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD