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Print out this blank calendar page and design your own calendars!

German Doll - Amazing History Revealed

German antique dolls have great appeal and are popular among international doll collectors. Germany has been known for its doll production since the 1800's. They have exported attractive and unique dolls all over the world for generations.

Introduction and Materials

A few beads, a little wire, a few minutes equal lots of fun and a cute little bunny. Add him to a chain and wear him as a necklace or make two and attach your bunnies to ear wires.

How to Make Invitations

Find suggestions and tips you can use to make your own invitations for any occasion.

Warman's Cookie Jars

Warman's Cookie Jar book, the newest edition in a library of books on pottery jars

How to Refinish Antique Chinese Lacquer Furniture

Antique Chinese furniture has a lacquer finish, not only for protecting the wood and wood stain but also to provide a soft polished finish that’s difficult to achieve with waxes or other finish materials of the time. To retain this antiqued look, as the existing lacquer wears away, a new layer

Collecting John Wayne Memorabilia

John Wayne memorabilia have always been very popular but have become even more so since the celebration of his 100th birthday on May 26, 2007. Born Marion Robert Morrison, John Wayne symbolized rugged masculinity and has become an enduring American icon. He is famous for his distinctive voice, walk

250 Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets for Potters

"250 Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets for Potters" promises that it will be an "indispensable compendium of essential knowledge and troubleshooting tips" for those engaging in the ceramic arts and craft. Find out if it delivers on this claim!

How to Make Soft Bait Fishing Lures

Interest in your fishing hobby can be greatly expanded if you add an ability to make your own soft bait fishing lures. Making the mould and casting the resin is not a difficult process and can be done with a minimum of expense and equipment.

Grading Coins - Coin Grading Has a Strict Set of Rules

When you get started grading coins there are a lot of factors you will have to be able to identify and define. A good suggestion is to find pictures of mint condition coins of the variety you are attempting to grade. You will probably need to have a good magnifying glass or possibly even a microscop

What You Can Do With Dried Flowers

Dried flowers have so many uses especially in all occasions where flower arrangement is needed. The most common use of dried flowers are so numerous, like; decorating in wreaths, gift packages, masks, hats, candles, stationery or in creating unique pictures or picture frames.

How to Screen Print T-Shirts

It's not hard to learn how to screen print t-shirts. The step-by-step instructions are rather intricate and can take a while to master. Be sure to read up on the process you want to use and to research different types of craft kits that will aid you in the process. Here are a few simple tips to

Wire Jewellery

Have you ever wondered how people make such beautiful wire jewellery? There are many different aspects to making a piece of wire jewellery and it is a great way to expand your repertoire of jewellery making skills.

Beeswax Candle Making on the Go!

Beeswax candles are natural air purifiers and very popular. They are smoke-free, long-burning, emit a pleasant honey odor and do not drip. Beeswax candle making is simple to do. Discover in this article, more about beeswax candles and how to make them right at home.

A Collector's Guide to Cover Girl Sheet Music

Folks originally bought sheet music for the song, they rarely looked at the cover. Nowadays, collectors rarely notice the song. It is the cover that draws a collector to the purchase of sheet music.

Getting a Remote Control Helicopter Ready to Fly

Hopefully you will have done plenty of research before you parted with your hard earned cash. Purchasing a helicopter that is best suited to your individual needs will give you so much more enjoyment than getting a model that is not quite what you were looking for.

Knitting Kits for Beginners

Every new knitter needs a knitting accessories. Check out what you need before you start knitting.