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Storey's curious compendium of practical and obscure skills : 214 things you can actually learn how to do.

Author: Storey Publishing,
Publisher: North Adams : Storey Publishing, [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With dozens of visual tutorials, this rich compendium will educate and inspire new hobbies and experiences"--
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Genre/Form: Handbook
illustrated books
Juvenile works
Handbooks and manuals
Illustrated works
Guides et manuels
Ouvrages illustrés
Handbooks, manuals, etc. Juvenile literature
Guides, manuels, etc. Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Storey's curious compendium of practical and obscure skills
North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2020.
(DLC) 2020017297
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Storey Publishing,
ISBN: 9781635861914 1635861918
OCLC Number: 1156437054
Notes: "The How-To Experts at Storey Publishing."
Description: 344 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Welcome --
Build a Fire Pit for Outdoor Roasting --
Smoke Meat on the Stove --
Make More Houseplants for Free --
Build a Self-Watering Container for Houseplants --
Make a Terrarium --
Stitch Leather --
Make a Leather Belt --
Mount a Horse --
Dismount a Horse in an Emergency --
Predict the Weather by the Clouds --
Navigate by the Sun, Moon, and Stars --
Make Probiotic Pickles --
Make Sauerkraut --
Make Tempeh --
Grow a Straw Bale Garden --
Grow Vegetables in Bags --
Grow Upside-Down Vegetables in a 5-Gallon Bucket --
Dye Your Hair with Herbs --
Make Toothpaste and Hair Conditioner --
Learn about Nature by Drawing It --
Make Prints from Nature --
Weave a Paper Basket --
Make Paper in a Tin Can --
Make a Pop-Up Paper Lantern --
Make a Flowerpot Smoker --
Bake Bread in a Flowerpot --
Tell the Difference Between a Sheep and a Goat --
Milk a Goat --
Make Greek Yogurt --
Make Farmhouse Cheddar --
Restore a Forgotten Fruit Tree --
Growing a Fruiting Espalier --
Carve a Wooden Spoon --
Braid a Rug --
Know Your Honey Bees --
Put Together a Beehive --
Extract Honey --
Make Medicinal Honey --
Make a Water Filter from a 2-Liter Bottle Make Toothpaste and Hair Conditioner --
Learn about Nature by Drawing It --
Make Prints from Nature --
Weave a Paper Basket --
Make Paper in a Tin Can --
Make a Pop-Up Paper Lantern --
Make a Flowerpot Smoker --
Bake Bread in a Flowerpot --
Tell the Difference Between a Sheep and a Goat --
Milk a Goat --
Make Greek Yogurt --
Make Farmhouse Cheddar --
Restore a Forgotten Fruit Tree --
Growing a Fruiting Espalier --
Carve a Wooden Spoon --
Braid a Rug --
Know Your Honey Bees --
Put Together a Beehive --
Extract Honey --
Make Medicinal Honey --
Make a Water Filter from a 2-Liter Bottle --
Make a Still for Collecting Water --
Grow a Garden to Help You Sleep --
Make a Tincture to Ease Aches and Pains --
Make Antifatigue Essential Oil Drops --
Read Your Weeds for Pature Management --
Use Weeds to Treat Bites and Rashes --
Make a Reusable Dish Cover --
Make Bees Wax Candles --
Store Potatoes Seven Ways --
Store Winter Vegetables --
Give a Full Body Massage --
Give a Foot Massage --
Relieve Carpal Tunnel Syndrome --
Sheer a Sheep in 10 Steps --
Make 4 Little Projects from Scraps of Felted Wool --
Make Pot Holders from Recycled Sweaters --
Rewire a Table Lamp --
Re-Cover a Lampshade Make a Still for Collecting Water --
Grow a Garden to Help You Sleep --
Make a Tincture to Ease Aches and Pains --
Make Antifatigue Essential Oil Drops --
Read Your Weeds for Pature Management --
Use Weeds to Treat Bites and Rashes --
Make a Reusable Dish Cover --
Make Bees Wax Candles --
Store Potatoes Seven Ways --
Store Winter Vegetables --
Give a Full Body Massage --
Give a Foot Massage --
Relieve Carpal Tunnel Syndrome --
Sheer a Sheep in 10 Steps --
Make 4 Little Projects from Scraps of Felted Wool --
Make Pot Holders from Recycled Sweaters --
Rewire a Table Lamp --
Re-Cover a Lampshade --
Make Beer the Easy Way --
Pour a Beer for Great Foam --
Build a Raised Garden Bed --
Build a Garden Dolly from a Golf Cart --
Bake Gravy Cookies for Your Dog --
Teach Your Dog to Weave Through Your Legs --
Set Up a Dog Agility Course --
Darn Socks --
Patch Clothing --
Unclog a Drain Without Chemicals --
Thaw Frozen Pipes --
Fix a Burst Pipe --
Make Compost in Four Easy Steps --
Build a Movable Compost Bin --
Make Compost with Worms --
Identify Animal Tracks --
Spot Common Signs of Wildlife --
Speak Chicken --
Catch a Chicken --
Bathe a Chicken --
Make Body Butter --
Make a Super Skin Salve Make Beer the Easy Way --
Pour a Beer for Great Foam --
Build a Raised Garden Bed --
Build a Garden Dolly from a Golf Cart --
Bake Gravy Cookies for Your Dog --
Teach Your Dog to Weave Through Your Legs --
Set Up a Dog Agility Course --
Darn Socks --
Patch Clothing --
Unclog a Drain Without Chemicals --
Thaw Frozen Pipes --
Fix a Burst Pipe --
Make Compost in Four Easy Steps --
Build a Movable Compost Bin --
Make Compost with Worms --
Identify Animal Tracks --
Spot Common Signs of Wildlife --
Speak Chicken --
Catch a Chicken --
Bathe a Chicken --
Make Body Butter --
Make a Super Skin Salve --
Make Herb-Infused Oil --
Understand the Anatomy of a Timber Frame --
Build a Homestead in (and from) the Woods --
Grow the Most Vegetables Possible --
Can Your Bountiful Harvest --
Blanch and Freeze Vegetables --
Dry Herbs --
Make Herbal Vinegar --
Yoke and Hitch and Ox Team --
Move a Pig --
Move a Cow --
Make a T-Shirt Quilt --
Make a Cardigan from a T-Shirt --
Make Quick Strawberry Jam --
Dry Fruit --
Test the Freshness of an Egg --
Identify 10 Popular Chicken Breeds --
Field Dress a Deer --
Scout for Deer --
Clean a Fish --
Shuck an Oyster --
Dig Clams --
Knit a Hat without a Pattern

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Drawn from 35 years of publishing trusted how-to books, this visual volume gathers entertaining and practical step-by-step knowledge from Storey Publishing's wide-ranging library, covering topics  Read more...

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