Author(s): Danielle Lowy
Toys, accessories, decorations... Learn to make all these and much more in recycling - a fantastic step-by-step guide to making 12 of your own recycled creations.Discover fun new crafts and techniques in this series. Learn to knit, make your own jewellery and create fantastic projects out of paper and recycled materials. Following on from the successful Art Smart series, Craft Smart presents a fresh, fun approach to four creative skills: knitting, jewellery-making, papercrafting and crafting with recycled objects. Each book contains 12 original projects to make, using a range of readily available materials. There are projects for boys and girls, carefully chosen to appeal to readers of all abilities. Each project is graded with a difficulty rating of 1 to 5. A special techniques and materials? section encourages young crafters to try out their own ideas while learning valuable practical skills. Craft Smart series includes 4 titles: Knitting (978-1-60992-442-3) Fall 2013Recycling (978-1-60992-443-0) Fall 2013Jewelry (978-1-60992-441-6) Spring 2014Papercraft (978-1-60992-440-9) Spring 2014
Dedicated crafter Danielle Lowy runs recycled crafts workshops that focus on reusing resources creatively. She lives in Manchester, U.K.