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Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Gerald Rowan
Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC (2013, Oct 8th).
Discover the huge possibilities to be found in a small house! Whether you’re building from scratch or retrofitting an existing structure, these 50 innovative floor plans will show you how to make the most of houses measuring 1400 square feet or less. Gerald Rowan focuses on efficient layouts and creative ways to use every inch of your space, including closets, decks, porches, bathrooms, attics, and basements. Artist renderings bring each house's exterior to life, and detailed interior drawings illustrate special space-saving features. Compact Houses includes one- and two-floor designs and plans with one to three bedrooms. moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Ann Hood (Editor)
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition (2013, Nov 11th).
A collection of poignant essays about the transformative power of knitting by twenty-seven extraordinary writers.“The impressive collection of writers here have contributed essays that celebrate knitting and knitters. They share their knitting triumphs and disasters as well as their life triumphs and disasters. . . . These essays will break your heart. They will have you laughing out loud.”—Ann Hood, from the introduction Why does knitting occupy a place in the hearts of so many writers? What’s so magical and transformative about yarn and needles? How does knitting help us get through life-changing events and inspire joy? In Knitting Yarns, twenty-seven writers tell stories about how knitting healed, challenged, or helped them to grow. moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability
Author/Actors/Director/etc.: Jeremy Shafer
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2010, Dec 10th).
In Origami Ooh La La! Jeremy Shafer takes origami into the realm of performance art. Filled with clear step-by-step instructions for how to fold each model and clever routines for performing them in front of audiences, this book aims to literally move origami on to a new stage! moreMore Info | Google Books | Check Availability