Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the MakerWho doesn’t love a good book?! Not only do they make great gifts, but they’re an affordable way to unplug from the computer and learn a new skill. With so many great ones to choose from, you can essentially find a book for just about any type of person and interest (great for those picky people on your list). If you’re not sure where to start for craft books, here are 6 excellent books to pick up for the maker in your life:

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker1. Young House Love: 243 Ways to Paint, Craft, Update and Show your Home Some Love by Sherry and John Petersik

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker2. Paper to Petal: 75 Whimsical Paper Flowers to Craft by Hand by Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker3. Print Workshop by Christine Schmidt

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker4. Playing with Image Transfers: Exploring Creative Imagery for Use in At, Mixed Media, and Design by Courtney Cerruti

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker5. The Handmade Marketplace: How to Sell your Crafts Locally, Globally, and Online by Kari Chapin

Holiday Gift Guide: 6 Craft Books for the Maker6. Complete Photo Guide to Clothing Construction by Christine Haynes

What books would you add to this list?

 

  • I love Young House Love! And I’ve always wanted to make awesome, home-sewn clothes in another life, so maybe I should take up the Clothing Construction book! Great list!

    • That is the dream right? I’ve taken a class with Christine before and let me tell you she is amazing! I’m sure her book is the perfect place to start :)