In honor of Mother’s Day, here’s a sneak peek at some lovely new books for crafty Mamas. Put one on hold today or look for them on shelves at Cobb County libraries soon!
The Flower Workshop: Lessons in Arranging Blooms, Branches, Fruits, and Foraged Materials Renowned master floral designer Ariella Chezar will inspire you with her beautiful organically shaped arrangements.
The Complete Photo Guide to Cardmaking: More Than 800 Large Color Photos by Judi Watanabe is a scrapbooker’s dream: a wonderful source of imaginative two- and three-dimensional card designs using ribbon, paper, fabric and other materials.
Take a Ball of String: 16 Beautiful Projects for Your Home by Jemima Schlee. Don’t know what to do with a leftover ball of string? This book gives step-by-step instructions on how to make modern projects with string using knitting, crocheting, coiling, knotting and gluing techniques.
Creating Really Awesome Free Things: 100 Seriously Fun, Super Easy Projects for Kids by Jamie Dorobek is a book of fun projects that Moms and kids can do together, and the projects are simple enough for kids do on their own if Mom needs a break!
You can reserve these books at www.cobbcat.org or by contacting any Cobb County library location. (770) 528-2320.
New Books for Crafty Mamas