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Fleece Dog
A little bit of magic created with raw wool and a special needle

Nobuku "SINCO" Nagakubo

Learn how to make these adorable palm-sized wool fleece dogs in twenty popular breeds, from Bulldogs to Terriers, Poodles to Pomeranians. Using a simple felting needle and easy-to-find wool roving, just push and poke the fibers and transform them into a darling little pup.  Paperback.  8.3 x 7.3 x 0.5 inches.  more>

$22.95  $19.95

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Painting with Children
by Brunhild Muller
A vital factor in every child’s development is the stimulation of active imagination and creativity. This book presents ideas that encourage self-expression through the medium of watercolors.  Fundamental and practical, this book is based on Goethe’s color theory, showing that painting with children is more than merely a form of self-expression—Brunhild Müller encourages the reader to understand children’s fantasies and inner being through their artworks.  This book covers preparation, color stories and poems, and painting the moods of nature and seasons of the year. Paper back.  more>


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Felt Wee Folk
by Salley Mavor

Salley Mavor's charming, bendable Wee Folk fairies and dolls are so charming and inspiring.  This wonderful book teaches you how to make your own tiny fairy dolls and figures and accessories by hand, using wool felt, chenille stems, and simple embellishments. (The book includes step-by-step instructions for making fairy dolls and other figures, including a pirate, a mermaid, little nut cap children, and many more!)  Both children and adults love these beautiful tiny dolls, and they make lovely, hand-crafted gifts from the heart.  Paperback.  more>

$23.95  $21.95

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Making Waldorf Dolls
by Maricristin Sealey

This comprehensive, well-illustrated book will give even the most nervous beginner the confidence to produce a unique, handcrafted toy from natural materials. Once you have mastered the basic baby dolls, you can progress to the more ambitious limbed and jointed dolls.  
This new edition is published with a completely revised resource list.  Paperback.  more>


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