Latest reviews in Arts & Music Books »

A little book Discovering Corn dollies

Advantages: size patterns
Disadvantages: none

Recently I harvested some long straw wheat, (I have a friendly source for this) Long straw wheat is the type used for thatching. I learnt to make corn dollies many years ago. One of the books which I bought back then to help me get patterns instructions ...

mumsymary 05.10.2015 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Discovering Corn Dollies - M. Lambeth

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

Too? Realistic

Advantages: A great introduction to the artist and his work.
Disadvantages: Would have preferred to see paintings in A4 format instead of A5

The Series of Books This book is one of a series about individual Art Masters published by Prestel. I am working my way through all the books in the series that my library can get for me, and am finding the variety of differing styles of artists ...

DavidCoulthard 30.07.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Caravaggio Masters of Art - Stefano Zuffi

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

Jam for All Ages.

Advantages: Clear, simple diagrams; play along cds; progressive; well made book; good song selection.
Disadvantages: You may need to buy your family earplugs as you'll never be without your guitar!

Background info (mine and the market's!) Don't worry - I am not going to give you my life history, but there is a bit of background noise which will help you decide if my opinion is informed and why this book is different from many others: I am a g ...

Cutecandy 22.01.2010 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Complete Rock and Pop Guitar Player - Rikky Rooksby

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

'Bead me up, Scotty'! :~)

Advantages: 300 tips and techniques helping the crafter save money, time and energy!
Disadvantages: None for me, I just need to work on talent for this craft! :~D

~*~The Product ~ 'Bead-a-holic'!~*~ This comprehensive paperback is 160 pages in length and published by Search Press Ltd {15 Sep 2009. The book is produced with hand-able dimensions of 18.8 x 24.4 cm. ~*~The Author ~ 'Above and Bead On'~*~ ...

Deesrev 23.10.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
Review of Compendium of Beading Techniques - Jean Power

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

'Blooming' Marvellous

Advantages: beautiful photography wide range of flowers clear step by step instructions
Disadvantages: none

At the beginning of the year I started a cake decorating class and it was not long before I became interesting in making sugar flowers and searching for books on the topic. During one of my Amazon searches I discovered that Peggy Porchen whose flower skil ...

haybel19 30.09.2014 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Cakes in Bloom - Peggy Porschen

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money