Children's Crafting Books

We've put together some nicely thought out and illustrated books on learning crafts with children. Please check our Crafting with Kids page for kits and materials to complement the books.

Creative Wool: Making Woollen Crafts with Children

by Karin Neuschutz

This lively full-colour illustrated craft book shows how to make a range of handicrafts from fleece and yarn, including toys, friendship bracelets and braids, balls, pompoms, dolls, dolls' clothes and animals. With clear diagrams and step-by-step instructions, the book starts by introducing children to basic methods of spinning yarn, crocheting, knitting and felting. There is a broad range of projects for children of all ages to complete, working together with adults.

Item # - 711 - $19.95

Felting for Kids

by Sif Jacobsen, Gry Hojgaardp

Let Gry and Sif take you into the wonderful world of wet felting! These sisters are well known for their appealing designs made of felted wool. This exciting collection of more than 44 fun projects contains everything from whimsical toys to desk accessories - including an entire collection just for boys. Learn wet-felting techniques and find projects you can make both for and with kids. 128 pages, softbound.

Item # - 722 - $16.95

Creative Felt

by Angelika Wolk-Gerche

This is a comprehensive book on wet felting. It begins with the various fibers and how they felt, also covers washing, carding and plant dyeing fiber. The middle section is all about the felting technique, how to do it, and the last part has a number of projects: balls, jewelry, hats, slippers, small dolls, books covers and so on. 152 pages, softbound.

Item # - 715 - $24.99