Tamayura: Origami
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Tamayura: Origami

This book gives step by step instructions for 'kusudama' of modular origami. Modular origami can assemble small folded units to create complex shapes like 'Kusudama'. The unit named 'Ohana' introduced in this book is a universal unit that can create multiple shapes (polyhedrons) with the same unit. The unit types introduce all 19 types, including basic forms and their variations. It can be made from a small model of only 6 sheets to ...

Lifelike Animals: Discover your Inner Artist as you Learn to Draw Animals in Graphite (Drawing Made Easy)
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Lifelike Animals: Discover your Inner Artist as you Learn to Draw Animals in Graphite

The book gives several examples of different animals in different poses all done with first drawing the animal by simplifying their shapes. It demonstrates different examples of hair/skin textures. There are nine animals that are taken from line drawing to completion. Granted, these seem to be mostly animals that you would see in a zoo, unless you live near the habitat of these animals, but the applications can be done on the animal ...

Science and Technology of Organic Farming
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Science and Technology of Organic Farming

This impressive book untangles the complicated and sometimes confusing subject of organic farming. Barker deftly and succinctly not only addresses practical tasks in the field, but also explains both the historical and philosophical theory that has built modern organic practices. … Chapters devoted to individual soil nutrients are not a repetition of those in other soil science books; instead, the author relates nutrient availability...

The Art of Urban Sketching: Drawing On Location Around The World
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The Art of Urban Sketching: Drawing On Location Around The World

"Campanario founded the nonprofit organization Urban Sketchers, and this book showcases the work of over 100 artists worldwide who draw scenes from the cities where they live and travel, posting them at urbansketchers.org. The concept caught on fast, and new groups are forming around the world, connecting with each other online. Here, Campanario offers guidance on tools, techniques, the urban environment, and drawing styles, but the ...

Das Hochbeet: Vielfältige Gestaltungsideen Für Gemüse-, Kräuter- Und Blumengärten
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Das Hochbeet: Vielfältige Gestaltungsideen Für Gemüse-, Kräuter- Und Blumengärten

KurzbeschreibungHochbeete sind eine Bereicherung für jeden Garten. Die erhöhten, vielgestaltigen Beete erleichtern die Gartenarbeit um ein Mehrfaches gegenüber der ebenerdigen Arbeit im Garten. Die komfortable Höhe der Beete macht das Bücken überflüssig und entlastet so Rücken und Gelenke. Mehr noch: Die Beete können Hänge abstützen und terrassieren, ein Grundstück optisch gliedern und verschönern. Sie lassen sich zudem ganz nach den...

The Unofficial MacGyver How-To Handbook: Revised 2nd Edition
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The Unofficial MacGyver How-To Handbook: Revised 2nd Edition

Don't you wish you could do all the cool tricks that MacGyver did? Now you can. The Unofficial MacGyver How-to Handbook: Revised 2nd Edition provides step-by-step instructions to MacGyver's most inventive tricks. As viewers of the show, we had always assumed that MacGyver's tricks were fiction, the kind of stuff that only works on TV. Inspired by a rerun in which MacGyver seals an acid leak with a chocolate bar, we decided to dig up ...

Bring Me Home! Cats Make Great Pets
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Bring Me Home! Cats Make Great Pets

The book to bring home before you bring home a kitten or a cat! At last--a practical, hands-on guide to help you determine if your family is ready for a kitten or a cat. Cats are usually fairly selfsufficient and wonderfully entertaining, but they do require some attention and care. With loads of information and a fun, family-friendly style, this book provides a realistic understanding of the responsibilities of cat ownership. Inform...

The Ultimate Guide to Oral Sex: How to Give a Man Mind-Blowing Pleasure
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The Ultimate Guide to Oral Sex: How to Give a Man Mind-Blowing Pleasure

i liked this book, it stands to reason that it would be for beginners. oral sex is oral sex, it's not like there's really some crazy technique that will put you on the top of any guy's list. you just have to get down there and relax, learn not to gag, and enjoy yourself. i bought this book 3 years ago when i met my fiance, because i really had my sights set on him and wanted to learn what seemed to me to be the inevitable. i was drea...

Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Tablesaws
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Taunton's Complete Illustrated Guide to Tablesaws

Got this for my son when he cut himself on his cheapo-depot table saw. I read these articles from the original magazine in the 80s. Excellent series for the serious beginner and on. Good advice, buy a good table saw, at least a contractor's model. Best advice, keep your fingers away from the blade, unplug when changing blades. Make jigs and pushsticks and keep them close and reachable. Think about how you're going to make a cut and w...

Olivier de Vleeschouwer, "Le jardinage des paresseuses"
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Le jardinage des paresseuses

Vous confondez la pivoine et le dahlia ? Vous en avez assez que toutes vos plantes dépérissent, y compris celles réputées increvables ? Vous avez accepté sans broncher le verdict de votre coiffeur, ravi de vous annoncer qu'en plus de vos vilaines fourches, vous faisiez partie du club - pas du tout fermé - des malheureuses qui n'ont pas la main verte ? Un jour, vous avez ouvert les yeux en faisant ce terrible constat : tout ce qui pou...