Making Things: The Handbook of Creative Discovery by Ann Sayre Wiseman
For more than twenty years, Making Things has been encouraging readers to use everyday objects in exciting new ways. Projects include everything from making a bird feeder with clothes hangers to creating finger paintings with chocolate pudding. Also explained are the fundamentals of printing, weaving, tie-dying, batik, sewing, stitchery, and making paper. Simple instructions, clear diagrams, and appealing illustrations make this book accessible to all ages. Revised to combine the best selections from Making Things books 1 and 2, this new edition is an invaluable resource that belongs on every bookshelf.