The Arts and Crafts of Turkestan

Discusses the clothing, jewelry, carpets, and other decorative arts of the people of the Turkestan region and describes the people’s way of life.


A journey through the multi faceted world of bahrain’s arts and crafts.

Handcrafted Rugs

Braided, knitted, hooked, or woven: today’s handmade rugs have a newfound sophistication that goes far beyond the utilitarian creations of the past. An acclaimed designer proves just how vibrant and colorful these patterns can be, as she presents the most popular techniques in use right now-along with invaluable guidance on every aspect of the craft. …

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The Craft and the Makers

This book is a showcase of crafted products created by small manufacturers. Its in more demand than ever and small manufacturers are experiencing an overwhelming renaissance. We are looking for products that last and have their own histories; things that meld form, function, and emotion into a compelling entity. This desire will continue to shape …

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