Craftsman Of The Cumberlands

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : Michael Owen Jones | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813147895
ISBN 13 : 0813147891

Why do people consider aesthetic qualities as well as utilitarian ones in the making of everyday objects? Why do they maintain traditions? What is the nature of their creative proc..

Crafts And Craftsmen Of New Jersey

Pub Date : 1973 | Author : Walter Hamilton Van Hoesen | Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN 10 : 0838610803
ISBN 13 : 9780838610800

Explores the techniques used by New Jersey craftsmen in the arts of cabinetmaking, clockmaking, glassmaking, and silversmithing prior to 1830..

Old House Journal

Pub Date : 1983-01 | Author : | Publisher :

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Old-House Journal is the original magazine devoted to restoring and preserving old houses. For more than 35 years, our mission has been to help old-house owners repair, restore, up..

Bluegrass Craftsman

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : Frances L. S. Dugan | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813162690
ISBN 13 : 0813162696

Ebenezer Hiram Stedman, whose lively reminiscences of antebellum Kentucky were written as a series of letters to his daughter, was one of the pioneer papermakers of the state. Sted..

Weavers Of The Southern Highlands

Pub Date : 2015-01-13 | Author : Philis Alvic | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 9780813148144
ISBN 13 : 0813148146

Weaving centers led the Appalachian Craft Revival at the beginning of the twentieth century. Soon after settlement workers came to the mountains to start schools, they expanded the..