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Japanese Craft Books vs. US Craft Books: your thoughts?

January 12th, 2010 No Comments

Japanese Craft Books vs. US Craft Books: your thoughts? A great post and discuss on craft publishing… I added my comments as well. Head on over and join the conversation! Some of my favorite craft books are my Japanese ones. Granted, I have yet to make something from them, but I look over them (note [...]

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Happy Knitsmas – the books

January 3rd, 2010 No Comments

It’s been a very happy Knitsmas for me this year. I got the books I wanted all year all in one shot. Yippee! To be expected, they are not helping me want to finish projects I have on the go. I really want to start on some of these fun projects. However, they are not [...]

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Summer Reading

September 7th, 2009 No Comments

This summer, instead of playing video games, I’ve been doing a lot of reading. I guess because I was doing so much reading for school that I felt the need to play catch up. So, I was hitting the frivolous novels and cozy mysteries hard. I wasn’t quite good with keeping track of the book [...]

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

September 20th, 2008 2 Comments

One of the reasons I decided to go to school Full time in person and not by distance is the opportunity to join associations for further exposure to the industry and of course, networking. One of the activities set up by the SLA Student chapter this week was a real highlight: a tour of the [...]

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