for Dummies, 1st Ed. "The information a beginner needs to
keep bees with confidence." Kim Flottum, Bee Culture Magazine
"A reader-friendly guide to beekeeping for novices or
beginners." Dewey M. Caron, Professor of Entomology, University
ship wt 1 lb
Hive and the Honey Bee The latest
edition of the classic book on beekeeping. Completely rewritten,
revised and enlarged. The best reference book on honey bees and
beekeeping. 22 chapters, 33 world-famous authors, hundreds of
photos and drawings, clothbound with attractive gold stamped
cover and spine, and many special features: new 52-page U.S. and
Canadian honey plants table, updated Africanized honey bee
information, parasitic bee mites management, business practices,
marketing, hive products, bee behavior, pesticides, and more.
Lessons in Beekeeping An excellent
book for those exploring beekeeping. Easy-to-read instructions
are explicit for seasonal handling and care of the bee colony.
One of the original books in "how to" beekeeping for over 75
years. Ample illustrations and reliable information about
wintering, package bees, and honey production. A valuable book
for your reference. Revised 1997
Candles & Soaps For Dummies
Make floating candles, herbal soaps, and even
a home spa Whether you're a beginner or seasoned craft person,
this fun book offers everything you need to make beautiful,
professional-looking candles and soaps at home. You get
practical tips on dyeing and scenting wax, using unusual molds,
adding embellishments to candles, working with soap ingredients,
and even turning your hobby into a business!
Home Herbal By Penelope Ody From babies to the elderly Penelope
Ody addresses the seven stages of life and how to care for
ourselves at each one. Her emphasis is on taking charge of one's
own day to day health.
Gourmet Soaps Made
by Melinda Coss
& Mold Soap Crafting By C. Kaila Westerman
Soapmaking has never been this easy! The
revolutionary melt-and-mold method is taking the craft world by
storm. Beginning with a meltable glycerin base, crafters can
create stunning specialty soaps in minutes, with no lye and no
waiting. It's as easy as melt, pour, mold, and decorate.
Bath: Handmade Soaps, Scents, and Decorative Accents
by Dawn Anderson
Transform the bath into a relaxing retreat!
Create your own at-home sanctuary with this book of 17
handcrafted luxuries, perfect for a refreshing pick-me-up or a
wonderful way to wind down.
Handcrafted Soaps : Great Melt & Pour Projects by Marie Browning Make
any of these 300 beautiful, luxurious melt-and-pour soaps to
delight everyone with exceptional colors, needed and learn the
easy techniques. Whether you want something intoxicatingly
fragrant or elegantly sensual, you have hundreds of beautiful,
Browning No Chemicals... No harsh detergents... No synthetic
scents... Just all-natural ingredients, handmade quality, and
pure pleasure! Plunge into the luxury of a warm, foaming
Champagne bubble bath, or invigorate yourself with a tub filled
with Old-fashioned Fizzy Bath Salts. They'll relax your body,
soften your skin, and delight your senses. Plus, they're easy to
make-you can either start out with an ordinary store-bought bar
of white soap or produce your own from scratch. Then add your
favorite aromas, natural colorants and soothing herbs, flowers,
for the First Time
by Linda Orton
Join the millions who already enjoy the popular craft that
combines color, fragrance, artistic design, practical use--and
even healing. It's easy to learn the basics of how to collect
materials and use molds. The fun really begins as you select
your favorite shades and scents, and add natural botanical
elements. Did you know, for example, that oatmeal works as a
skin exfoliate and softener? Or that honey makes a fine
moisturizer while clay dries oily skin? Or that rosebuds,
peppermint, tea leaves, and cinnamon possess healing properties?
Imagine the many styles of soap you can create: beauty bars, fun
shapes for kids, embedded designs that use tiny bars of soap and
jewel-like decorative objects. You can make soaps for special
uses like bubbling bath oil, soap on a rope, soap inside a
loofah sponge, bath salts, and massage oil. See how soap--and
soapmaking--benefits your body and mind.
The Complete Candlemaker
by Norma Coney
Detailed instructions for making 40
kinds of candles -- from handsome hand-dipped tapers to
intricate cut-and-purl pillars.
Information on fragrance, color, and surface decoration is also
included, along with candles by some of the finest candlemakers
in the world.
by David Constable Bring the beauty of
light and fun of beeswax to your home. Veteran candlemaker David
Constable has written this book for experienced beeswax
candlemakers with all the tips, insights, ideas, and
instructions that come from over 20 years of crafting beeswax
candles. Take your own beeswax and turn it from a lemon-yellow
lump into a creative and personal expression of light and
beauty, the eternal elegance of candle light.
Book of Candles by
Here crafters and do-it-yourselfers will find
more than 40 exciting candle-making projects that are as
beautiful as they are fun to achieve. Styles range from elegant
and sophisticated to whimsical, offering the perfect decorative
accent for every occasion and personal taste.
for Fun & Profit
by Michelle Espino Discover How to
Profit from Your Craft
Have you ever dreamed of learning the beautiful art of
You can! Candlemaking For Fun & Profit was written with two
purposes in mind: to teach you the basics of this fun craft and
to show you how to turn these new skills into cash!
Whether you've been crafting for years or are just getting
Creative Candles: Discover the Craft of Candle Making and
Decorating Using Nature's Bounty
by LettyOates This unique art form is brought
to vivid life as author Letty Oates demonstrates the immense
potential of numerous natural materials in making and decorating
different candles. More than 250 sharp photos reveal the results
of creative candle-making.
Guide to Candlemaking
by David Constable
How's how to make candles from one of Europe's leading candle
lights. Make classic, spiral, colored candles, container,
perfumed and floating candles. ...
aromatherapy for any room in the home, candles
can enhance every decor. ScentedCandles offers a
wide range of projects grouped by scent ...
Marko and Debbie Davis The art of candle
making is ideally suited for creating stylish and individual
accessories. Candlecraft brings together a collection of
projects that will help you create candle displays for yourself,
or for gifts. From elegant dining tapers to fun fruit and
animals, Candlecraft has an idea for every occasion.
Making in a Weekend : Inspirational Ideas and Practical
Beginners can easily jump right in and turn out very
good-looking candles with the clearly presented instructions in
this guide. Nice color photos illustrate both finished products
and every step along the way as we learn how to create marbled,
layered, aromatic, embedded, appliquéd, chip, and several other
variations of candles. Most project designs are fairly standard
but are nevertheless attractive; a few are more innovative, such
as the stacked candle or the lantern candle with embedded dried
fruits. Additional ideas (though no instructions)
Handmade Candle by
Jenkins, Alison; Peios, Emma
Candlemaking made easy: Alison Jenkins provides careful,
step-by-step instructions for making them at home for pennies.
Styles include tapered stripes, crackled pyramids, floral
embossed candles, and candles that closely resemble Zen stones.
Living Handmade Candles
Handmade candles are truly personal accents in any setting-they
have a character and distinction that is all there own. From an
elegant dinning-table centerpiece to a fabulous barbecue
illuminations, hand-crafted candles cast a magical glow. This
lavishly illustrated book contains all you need to know to
tailor-make your own candle creations.
by Betty Oppenheimer Create exquisite, handcrafted candles
at home with this comprehensive primer!
The Candlemaker's Companion shows you how to create rolled,
poured, dipped, and molded candles.
Teaches techniques for scenting, coloring, decorating for
Learn the craft of overdipping, painting, layering, and
in Honey: The Amazing Flavors of Varietal Honey by Mani
The founder of Mani's Bakery in Los Angeles
offers a fascinating look at honey and its many varieties, with
more than 125 tantalizing recipes. 50 illustrations.
Is Where Your Honey Is
Cooks will flip over this new honey recipe
flipbook. Our new cookbook, Home is Where Your Honey Is, is
designed to stand on the kitchen counter. It contains more than
60 pages of honey recipes and use tips.