32 pages, 9.84 × 7.48 × 0.04 in
July 12, 1995
Kids Can Press
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1550742655
ISBN - 13: 9781550742657
About the Book
Kids can learn this do-anywhere, make-anytime, no-mess craft!
From the Publisher
Whether you call it spool knitting, Knitting Nancy or just "that knitting we used to do on an old spool," corking is a timeless, fun and easy craft for children. With simple instructions and clear illustrations, perfect for beginning readers, the book shows how to recycle toilet-tissue rolls and tin cans into corkers of various sizes. In no time, kids will be corking toys, making hair scrunchees and finger puppets, and decorating their clothes with little or no help from adults. Includes step-by-step instructions for more than a dozen one-of-a-kind crafts that kids will want to make and use or give as gifts.
About the Author
Judy Ann Sadler is the best-selling author of over 20 craft books for children including Corking, Knitting, Simply Sewing, Hemp Jewelry and The Kids Can Press Jumbo Book of Easy Crafts. She still looks forward to making stuff every day. Judy Ann lives with her family in London, Ontario. Linda Hendry has illustrated more than 60 children's books. A graduate of the Alberta College of Art in Calgary, Alberta, she began her career doing freelance illustrations for magazines. Linda lives near Eden Mills, Ontario.
From Our Editors
Whether it's called spool knitting, Bizzy Lizzy, knitting Nancy or knitting knobby, corking is a fun, no-mess craft. Using toilet-tissue rolls and tin cans as corkers, children can create more than 20 original products, including puppets, stuffed animals, hair scrunchies, slippers and baby mittens. Corking lets children design their own creations, with little or no help from adults.