Learn the Ins and Outs of Your Cricut® Through Fun and Easy Crafts
Cricut® authority and The Country Chic Cottage founder Angie Holden brings you the most comprehensive resource that will help you make the most of your Cricut ® machine. Packed with valuable tips, techniques and eye-catching projects, this book will quickly turn you into a certified Cricut® expert!
Discover the wonderful world of Design Space®, the virtual interface where you’ll utilize design templates and conceptualize all your awesome projects. Then, dive into 24 step-by-step projects based on various materials like vinyl, paper, HTV, fabric and more. Starting a crafting hobby or embarking on a small business venture? Angie has included a wide variety of creative projects that are easy to customize to your personal style. Gifting to friends and family? The Etched Wine Glasses and Chipboard Puzzle will be guaranteed hits. Looking for new ways to accessorize or decorate your home? You won’t believe the unique creations you can make, from fashion items like the Infusible Ink Shirts and Layered HTV Tote Bag to home décor projects like the Wood Door Hanger and Custom Doormat.
With this book, the amazing possibilities of the Cricut® are at the tip of your fingers and will endlessly inspire you in your crafting journey.
“The Complete Cricut® Machine Handbook is perfect for anyone new to Cricut® and Design Space. A must-have for any level Cricut® user.”
— Tisa Jackson, craft artist and creator of This is Tisa
“Angie Holden is the absolute best at explaining all of the ins-and-outs of crafting with a Cricut® machine. Her step-by-step instructions are perfect for a beginner who is intimidated or who is unsure about which supplies to purchase.”
— Jennifer Sanderson, craft artist and creator of Pigskins & Pigtails
“This is a wonderful addition to any Cricuteer’s craft room! The variety of projects is exactly what any beginner needs to launch their Cricut®. In addition to the practical instructions, the colorful photos jump off the pages, propelling you into a creative mindset!”
— Abbi Kirsten, author and founder of Abbi Kirsten Collections
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New Hope for American Art is the most comprehensive book ever published on artists from, and surrounding, the New Hope Art Colony (also known as the Pennsylvania Impressionists). This book, with its 612 pages and over 1,000 color plates of artwork include biographies of 165 individual Pennsylvania Impressionists and New Hope Modernists as well as artists from the Philadelphia Ten, a pioneering group of women all educated at Philadelphia art schools.
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