Paper artists, papercrafters, cardmakers, collage artists, and scrapbookers are always looking for unique and exciting ways to embellish and enhance their work. The Art of Paper Stencils provides crafters with a range of instruction and inspiration to create beautiful stencils inspired by the cultures of the world.Paper stencil art is a traditional craft with a…


This is a how-to decorating book featuring sophisticated interiors in a wide range of styles – spanning the spectrum from modern to traditional, from bohemian to more formal. These beautiful interiors feel accessible accompanied by Salk’s encouraging and chatty design tips.


Everything you need to use your handplanes! There is no woodworking tool that’s more satisfying, quick and precise to use as a handplane. Planes can process timber in its rough state, bring boards up to a glimmering smoothness, cut rabbets, dados, grooves and other joints, and trim wood with a precision that has yet to…


Famous throughout the nineteenth century for the quality of its products, the English revolver industry began a steady decline after World War I from which it never recovered. Apart from the famous Webley service revolvers, many products of this important industry are little known outside of the auction house and sale room. This book sets…


First published in 1916, A L Fowler’s book of household tips is an indispensable guide to all those ‘Kim and Aggy’ moments – from cleaning a dirty clothesline and removing paint from window panes, to obliterating a whole host of stains, from rust to indelible ink, to blood and mildew. This delightful little volume also…