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HOW TO MARBLEIZE PAPER

HOW TO MARBLEIZE PAPER

Author: GRUNEBAUM, GABRIELE
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This volume is a complete step-by-step illustrated guide to the entire marbleizing process. Artist Gabriele Grunebaum shows you how to prepare colors, form beautiful, striking patterns and transfer them onto prepared paper. Included are a list of tools and materials and helpful suggestions for avoiding common mistakes. In addition, an informative introduction traces the history of this wonderful handicraft.
HOW TO PLAY CHESS LIKE A CHAMPION

HOW TO PLAY CHESS LIKE A CHAMPION

Author: REINFELD, FRED
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Reinfeld's Masterpiece How to Play Chess like a Champion is Fred Reinfeld's sequel to his How to be a Winner at Chess and an absolute gem. In it the reader will find an exquisite blending of classic games, stories, insights, and instruction as only Reinfeld can put together. Rarely has an author succeeded so well as here, combining instruction, entertainment, and pure enjoyment. This new 21st-century edition is presented in modern algebraic notation in a double-column format, with many more diagrams. Throughout, the writing of Reinfeld, the master wordsmith and instructor, has been left intact. How to Play Chess like a Champion is among the very best introductory chess books ever produced, bar none, capturing the essence of good chess in a most readable, enjoyable, easy-to-grasp format.

INTRO KOREAN BADOOK (GO)

Author: KWAN JU
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JAPANESE PAPER CRAFTING

JAPANESE PAPER CRAFTING

Author: LAFOSSE, MICHAEL
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Make homemade Japanese paper and fold it into beautiful and decorative forms with this Japanese papercraft book.

In Japanese Paper Crafting, world-renowned paper artist Michael G. LaFosse of the Origamido Studio teaches you all the essential techniques needed to make your own beautiful handmade washi paper at home. The book's clear and simple step-by-step instructions, diagrams and photographs show you not only how to create your own handmade paper using inexpensive and easy-to-find materials--but how to turn your handmade papers into exquisite paper craft objects. Readers will enjoy crafting 17 original LaFosse designs using their very own handmade washi papers! With Japanese Paper Crafting you can:

  • Make your own traditional-style Japanese papers. Learn two traditional Japanese methods of papermaking, and try your hand at creating truly distinctive papers.
  • Create 17 exquisite projects that feature your own handmade paper--or any other paper in your craft collection.
  • This book is the perfect gift for anyone who loves scrapbooking, making handmade gift cards, origami and paper crafts in general. Making your own washi paper is the natural starting point for creating high-quality paper craft objects of any type. The fabulous projects in the book include:
  • Notebooks
  • Purses
  • Wallets
  • Gift Cards
  • Desktop Accessories
  • And many more...
  • JAPANESE WASHI PAPER CRAFTS

    JAPANESE WASHI PAPER CRAFTS

    Author: UHL ROBT
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    The Japanese have long used colourfully printed paper to decorate everything from boxes to dolls. Washi - paper made by hand from the fibrous bark of three indigenous plants - is noted for its strength, durability, and flexibility, and is the favorite paper used by the Japanese for their crafts. This book talks about Washi.

    JOSEKI DICTIONARY V1

    Author: YOSHIO
    $29.00
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    KIDO YEARBOOK 1990

    Author: KISEIDO
    $75.00
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    KIDO YEARBOOK 1998

    Author: KISEIDO
    $79.00
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    KOBAYASHI BEST GAMES COLLECTED

    Author: YUTOPIAN
    $15.00
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    LEARN TO PLAY CHESS LIKE A BOSS: MAKE PAWNS OF YOUR OPPONENTS WITH TIPS AND TRICKS FROM A GRANDMASTER OF THE GAME

    LEARN TO PLAY CHESS LIKE A BOSS: MAKE PAWNS OF YOUR OPPONENTS WITH TIPS AND TRICKS FROM A GRANDMASTER OF THE GAME

    Author: WOLFF, PATRICK
    $22.99
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    Stop playing like a pawn and start playing like the king

    You already know just how enjoyable--and and challenging--the game of chess can be. For those who play, chess leads to a lifetime of fun. But how do you make the first move to learn the rules and transform from a pawn to a king?

    The path to a perfect checkmate is in your hands! In the pages of this book, you'll find an introduction to all the chess pieces including their strengths and weaknesses, tips on how to protect your pieces and prevent their capture, and guidance on when to attack and defend like a boss. You'll also find a bonus tear-out card to take your new tactics on the go!