The Dancer's Book of Ballet Crafts

The Dancer's Book of Ballet Crafts

Dancewear, Accessories, and Keepsakes

Book - 2007
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Beautifully illustrated with more than three hundred full-color dance photographs, a creative selection of innovative dance and ballet crafts features more than twenty-five original projects for the ballet dancer, including an assortment of knit, crochet, embroidered, hand-painted, beaded, and quick-sewn accessories.

Creative Homeowner Pr
The Dancers Book of Ballet Crafts- Dancewear, Accessories, and Keepsakes features over 35 inspirational and stylish projects such as items that can be knitted, crocheted, beaded, hand-painted, embroidered, and quick-sewn?from bun covers and warm sweaters, to beaded tulle tutus, and bejeweled tiaras. Each project is designed for specific dancing sessions, such as warming up, rehearsal, and on-stage performances. Author Christina Aleta Haskin and Photographer Rosalie O’Connor, whose passion, extensive knowledge and background in dance and theatre work to bring you the inspiration and wisdom only gained from years of experience and hard work in the performing arts. The Dancers Book of Ballet Crafts is perfect for young women who wish to chronicle their experiences for all time in the dancer’s diary, journal, and scrapbook and help keep these rich and poignant moments alive. This special book is perfect for the crafter (and crafter-at-heart) who appreciates handmade heirlooms and wishes to make unique gifts for the dancer in her life.

The Dancer's Book of Ballet Crafts: Dancewear, Accessories, and Keepsakes features over 25 graceful projects shown in stunning photographs taken on location at studios and on stage, intriguing ballet lore, and inspiring quotes from students and professional dancers.

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, NJ : Creative Homeowner, c2007
ISBN: 9781580113533
Branch Call Number: 745.5 Has
Characteristics: 175 p. : ill. (some col.)
Additional Contributors: O'Connor, Rosalie 1970-
Alternative Title: Ballet crafts


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Jun 28, 2011

it's a great book being a dancer myself i enjoy crafting things i can actually use.

Feb 12, 2011

This is a great book!

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