Fox Chapel Publishing (126)

Wood Craft Love

ISBN: 9781574219197

Author: Peg Couch    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Get inspired to turn ordinary craft wood pieces into stunning home décor. Inside you'll find 17 easy projects that you can make in just one weekend or less. Co...


Get inspired to turn ordinary craft wood pieces into stunning home décor. Inside you'll find 17 easy projects that you can make in just one weekend or less. Combine ready-made pieces from your local craft and hobby store with unique items from flea markets, garage sales, and thrift stores. Then dress them up with creative paint finishes to make stylish furniture, wall art, fixtures, and more! All you need are a few simple tools, paints, and your creativity-no special woodworking skills required. Discover the best techniques for chalk-finish paints, waxes, spray paints, decoupage, and stencils. Wood, Craft, Love is a must for every DIY home decorator


Bind: paperback


Pages: 49


Dimensions: 218 x 276 mm


Publication Date: 03-01-2015


$19.99
Making Tiny Toys in Wood

ISBN: 9781565239159

Author: Howard Clements    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Create charming holiday decorations that double as small toys with this easy-to-follow guidebook. Full-size patterns and step-by-step instructions are provided ...


Create charming holiday decorations that double as small toys with this easy-to-follow guidebook. Full-size patterns and step-by-step instructions are provided for 20 working wooden toy ornaments. From tugboats and tractors to windmills and wagons, these nostalgic moving toys make great Christmas ornaments as well as keepsake gifts for family and friends. And these simple projects don't take a lot of time, wood or tools to make. They’re a great way to reuse and repurpose scrap wood, and require only minimal painting. All you need is a scroll saw, a drill and some glue to create memorable family heirlooms. You can create them assembly-line style and fill a tree—or make a lot of gifts—with just an afternoon’s work. Better yet, get a youngster or two involved in the cutting, painting and assembling.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 48


Dimensions: 216 x 279 mm


Publication Date: 10-10-2017


$29.99
DUE > 30th Nov 2017
Wildlife Intarsia Woodworking 2nd Edition

ISBN: 9781565239104

Author: Judy Roberts    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Discover the secrets of intarsia—the art of making beautiful three-dimensional picture mosaics that combine the natural colours and textures of wood. Intars...


Discover the secrets of intarsia—the art of making beautiful three-dimensional picture mosaics that combine the natural colours and textures of wood. Intarsia legends Judy Gale Roberts and Jerry Booher provide all the inspiration and information readers need to cut, shape and piece stunning wood inlay wildlife portraits. The authors explain how to choose wood—by judging its size, thickness, colour and grain—and provide expert instruction in shaping and sanding techniques. Three complete step-by-step projects are provided for creating dramatic raised images of a Bald Eagle, a Wild Mustang, and a Bull Moose. Eleven additional patterns feature a cross-section of North America’s most popular wild animals. Wildlife Intarsia, Revised Second Edition also features full-sized patterns and a colourful new photo gallery of inspiring projects.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 144


Dimensions: 216 x 279 mm


Publication Date: 13-10-2017


$39.99
DUE > 30th Nov 2017
Animated Animal Toys in Wood

ISBN: 9781565238442

Author: David Wakefield    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

All children love animals, and all children love toys. Build plenty of good old-fashioned fun for any child with these clever designs for classic pull and push ...


All children love animals, and all children love toys. Build plenty of good old-fashioned fun for any child with these clever designs for classic pull and push toys. Inside you'll discover 20 imaginative projects for making wild and wacky wooden animals that come alive with delightful lifelike motion. Create a chomping crocodile, waddling duck, jumping frog, timid turtle, howling wolf, or terrifying T-Rex. Each animated marvel features an ingenious design to make it walk, wiggle, waddle, or whirl. With detailed patterns, concise instructions, and step-by-step color photographs, these charming projects are simple enough for even a beginner to complete in a weekend. Fun to build, fun to give, and fun to play with, they'll provide hours of pleasure for woodworkers and children alike.


Bind: paperback


Dimensions: 217 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 16-09-2014


$44.99
Cooking For The Man Cave 2nd Edition

ISBN: 9781565238923

Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

There are times when a guy actually likes to cook-times like tailgating parties, hunting trips, clambakes, and whenever beer is involved! If you're looking for ...


There are times when a guy actually likes to cook-times like tailgating parties, hunting trips, clambakes, and whenever beer is involved! If you're looking for recipes for these "special" occasions, you'll find plenty of great options in this testosterone-laden cookbook. From barbecue sauces to meat-n-potatoes to beer and beyond-you'll find over 100 crowd-pleasing recipes for grilling, smoking, frying and more. Cook it your way, with bold flavors and easy guy-friendly recipes. Discover the secrets of camp cooking in foil packs. Find out what to do with that big fish you caught. Get creative recipes for sauces, rubs and other seasonings. Use your cooler the right way to keep food fresh and organized at the game. And learn what else to put in a turkey fryer, besides turkeys! Whether out in the backyard, camping in the woods, or partying behind the stadium-this book is sure to whet your appetite and fire up your culinary imagination.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 128


Dimensions: 190 x 230 mm


Publication Date: 01-04-2016


$29.99
DUE > 30th Sep 2016
Craft Your Stash

ISBN: 9781574218732

Author: Lisa Fulmer    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

If you love crafting, you love craft supplies. You have an ever-increasing stash of fabulous fabric, paper, stamps, beads, ribbons, glitter, paints, and more. B...


If you love crafting, you love craft supplies. You have an ever-increasing stash of fabulous fabric, paper, stamps, beads, ribbons, glitter, paints, and more. But if your treasure trove has grown so much that every bin, box, and closet is overflowing, it may be time to stop collecting-and start creating! This ultimate craft supply hoarder's guide is packed with creative inspiration and ideas for getting the most out of your craft supply stash. Use this book to take control of your crafting life and start using your materials like a pro. Whether you use a dedicated craft room or just a corner of the kitchen table, you will learn how to maximize your space, manage your materials, and "make time to make." Author Lisa Fulmer reveals the secrets of well-organized crafters, from substitutions and work-arounds to handling mistakes. She challenges you to use up what you've got on hand, with 20 creative stash-busting projects organized by stash type


Bind: paperback


Pages: 128


Dimensions: 217 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 16-09-2014


$34.99
Ice Princess Crafts

ISBN: 9781574219838

Author: Colleen Dorsey    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

There's a special magic that happens when little girls dress up as princesses! Ice Princess Crafts shows you how to make your own instant fun. Use this book to ...


There's a special magic that happens when little girls dress up as princesses! Ice Princess Crafts shows you how to make your own instant fun. Use this book to add sparkle to playtime and parties, with easy craft projects for wintry capes, crowns, wands, and more. Sew, braid, paint, glue, and bedazzle real-world versions of your favorite sub-zero fantasies. Get inspired with a flashback peek at classic storybook ice princesses. And see how today's enthusiasts are showing their love for all things frosted, from inspired movie superfans to a glamorous real-life ice princess.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 64


Dimensions: 217 x 278 mm


Publication Date: 30-10-2014


$19.99
Quilting Simplified

ISBN: 9781574219029

Author: Choly Knight    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

If you've never quilted before, this is the place to start! Creating your own unique handmade quilt is one of the most satisfying and rewarding sewing activitie...


If you've never quilted before, this is the place to start! Creating your own unique handmade quilt is one of the most satisfying and rewarding sewing activities you will ever experience. This ultimate beginner's guide shows you everything you need to know, with eight simple projects that let you quilt as you learn. Both "quilt-as-you-go" and traditional methods are covered, with easy-to-follow lessons in basic techniques. Cutting instructions are provided for all size quilts-baby, twin, full, and queen/king-to provide progressive challenges as your confidence increases. Sewing expert Choly Knight makes the quilting process as foolproof as possible, with straightforward directions and step-by-step illustrations. She reveals clever tricks and shortcuts that will shave hours off your working time. Before you know it, you'll be sewing beautiful modern bed quilts to cherish for years to come.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 136


Dimensions: 217 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 30-04-2015


$39.99
Touring & Sea Kayaking : The Essential Skills and Safety

ISBN: 9781565236479

Author: Ken Whiting    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

"Touring and Sea Kayaking" provides beginner and experienced kayakers with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and comfortably enjoy sea kayaking. Whet...


"Touring and Sea Kayaking" provides beginner and experienced kayakers with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and comfortably enjoy sea kayaking. Whether you're interested in touring around inland waterways, or exploring coastal waters, the stunning photography, fun illustrations, and concise descriptions drawn from expert sea kayaker, Alex Matthews, and World Champion Kayaker and best-selling author, Ken Whiting, make this book the most valuable on the sport.


Pages: 124


Dimensions: 153 x 228 mm


$34.99
Sea Kayaking Rough Waters

ISBN: 9781565236332

Author: Alex Matthews    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Learn how to paddle more safely and with more confidence. Whether you're interest is in paddling in more challenging conditions or in learning new skills and co...


Learn how to paddle more safely and with more confidence. Whether you're interest is in paddling in more challenging conditions or in learning new skills and concepts that will boost your confidence for sheltered paddling, Sea Kayaking Rough Waters will take you there. With stunning photography, fun illustrations and a gold mine of knowledge passed on by expert sea kayaker, Alex Matthews, Sea Kayaking Rough Waters is a must-have for all sea kayakers.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 126


Dimensions: 230 x 205 mm


$34.99
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