Books to inspire creativity…
Baking Bread with Children£14.99
With a little know-how anyone can transform a few basic ingredients into a delicious, sustaining loaf of bread. Baking Bread with Children has everything you need to share the magic of baking with children of all ages.
Darningrepair, make, mend£19.00
Climate change is making us rethink how we use resources and not subscribing to fast-fashion and re-using and mending our clothes has become a mark of pride. This is visible mending, more akin to embroidery and embellishment that will make your favourite clothing even more personal and save it from landfill.
Making Fairy Folk30 Magical Needle Felted Characters£16.99
Making Fairy Folk is the latest book by Steffi Stern, with 30 magical characters to make from fairies and sprites to gnomes and wildlife. Illustrations and clear instructions throughout make the book engaging and easy to follow.
Making Needle Felted AnimalsOver 20 wild, domestic and imaginary creatures£16.99
Whether you are completely new to needle felting or an experienced felter, this book will have something to offer, whether that is precise instruction or creative inspiration.
Making Peg DollsOver 60 fun creative projects for children and adults£16.99
Peg dolls are small, enchanting, and easy to make. They are a perfect craft for children and can become the inspiration for endless play and storytelling. Margaret Bloom invites you to enter the tiny magical world of peg dolls …
Making Peg Dolls & Moretoys that spin, fly and bring sweet dreams£16.99
From simple peg doll necklaces, moving mobiles and fantastical flying creatures, to pin cushions, herbal dream pillows and nature gathering bags, this series of delightful craft projects will bring together and inspire all the family in the act of making as well as playing and living creatively.
Making Simple Needle Felts40 Inspiring Seasonal Projects£16.99
Steffi Stern brings her inimitable energy and enthusiasm to her second book after the success of Making Needle Felted Animals. Here is a back-to-basics guide to making needle-felted objects.
Making Soft DollsSimple Waldorf Designs to Sew and Love£16.99
Why do Waldorf dolls have few facial features? What is it about dolls that captures the imagination of children and adults around the world? This book answers these questions and highlights the power of dolls used for therapeutic purposes, recognising that soft dolls aren’t just for children.
Making the Children’s YearSeasonal Waldorf Crafts with Children£25.00
Making the Children’s Year is a family resource for seasonal crafts with children. Drawing on the creative ethos of Steiner Waldorf education, this is a full-colour second edition of The Children’s Year, which has been a much-loved favourite for thirty years and which has never been out of print.
Making Waldorf CraftsStep-by-step crafts for children from 6 to 8 years£16.99
This is a recipe book to guide young people through making things on their own (with a little help or guidance from an adult, if needed) with plenty of pictures to follow and helpful rhymes for remembering.
Making Waldorf DollsCreative Doll-Making with Children£14.99
This comprehensive, well illustrated book will give even the most nervous beginner the confidence to produce a unique, handcrafted toy from natural materials. Once you have mastered the basic baby dolls, you can progress to a more ambitious limbed or jointed doll.
MaskMaking, Using and Performing
Drawing on the Four Temperaments, Mike Chase explores the transformative and regenerative power of masks in education, the arts and therapy. Highly illustrated throughout with colour photographs and line drawings, this exciting new book explores the history of the mask, different mask-making techniques and uses, and includes extensive workshop exercises for movement, voice work, games, improvisations and general acting skills
With wit and ingenuity, Maija Baric demonstrates how to transform wooden spoons, pieces of string, holey socks, outgrown clothes and other scrap materials into enchanting, durable and functional theatrical puppets.
Small Steps to Less Wastestories to inspire change£14.99
What are the tipping points that encourage people to make significant changes to their behaviour? This inspiring book includes ten stories of personal enlightenment and the practical changes they made.
The Children’s ForestStories & songs, wild food, crafts & celebrations all year round£28.99
This book encourages children’s natural fascination with the forest and its inhabitants. The authors have produced an enchanting book where imagination, story and play bring alive the world of the forest.
Woodland Crafting30 projects for children£16.99
The perfect companion for any family outdoor day, a joyful introduction to the crafts available in any piece of woodland.