Stock Notice: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be delays in restocking some items. If an item you need is out-of-stock, we recommend reviewing the "You May Also Like" section at the bottom of this page or calling our Customer Service team at 1-800-423-2319. Thank you for your patience and understanding. We appreciate your business!
Book, "Craft Corps: Celebrating the Creative Community One Story at a Time" by Vickie Howell. Sold individually.
Item Number: H20-3481BK
Have a question about this item?
A celebration of the great and growing crafting community by everyone's favorite crafty grrrl: the fabulous Vickie Howell. Bestselling author and stitchery dynamo Vickie Howell puts down her needles to pay tribute to her fellow crafters! Her extraordinary new collection features interviews with 30 successful professional craftspeople as well as profiles of a diverse group of approximately 60 amateurs. And every interview includes a photo of the subject, plus a peek at their work or their studio. This project--a true labor of love--also documents how social networking sites, groups and alternative sales outlets such as Etsy have helped create a close community of crafters passionate about their work and each other. Includes interviews with such influential crafters, designers and business people as: Renowned quilter Denyse Schmidt, The Crafty Chica's Kathy Cano-Murillo, artist and designer Mary Engelbreit, Emmy-nominated host of Creative Juice Cathie Filian, independent craft documentarian Faythe Levine, scrapbooking legend Sandi Genovese, Project Runway winner and fabric designer Jay McCarroll, TV host and author Mark Montano, craft pioneer Carol Duvall, famed fabric designer Amy Butler and more.
Softcover, full color, 288 pages
Book size: 7x9inches
Books are shrink-wrapped and are returnable if unopened.
About the author: Vickie Howell is a mother, designer, writer and a voice for this generation's craft movement. She hosted the popular TV show Knitty Gritty for eight seasons, co-hosted DIY Network's Styliscious, and appeared as the needle arts expert on Lifetime's Web series CRAFTED. Vickie writes for publications worldwide and is the author of several craft books. Her mission to perpetuate community via craft began in 2001. Since then she's continued to gather the crafty masses via collaborations, grass roots social networking and speaking on national forums. Vickie truly believes that our collective creativity is a powerful force with unlimited, humanitarian possibilities.
Not what you're looking for? See all Beading Crafts