Winners

Craft & Hobby, Home & Garden
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2021 WINNERS- CRAFT & HOBBY, HOME & GARDEN

See below for the list of 2021 winners in the CRAFT & HOBBY, HOME & GARDEN category, for books with a copyright date of 2020. Click here to watch the Gold and Silver winner speeches.

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The Art of Recycled Glass Beads: Recycled Glass Bead Making in Ghana
2021 Gold Winner

Authors: Philippe J. Kradolfer and Nomoda E. Djaba

Publisher: Ghana Art Publications Ltd.

ISBN: 978-1-7923-2241-9

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This book takes you on a fascinating journey into the heart of recycled glass bead making. With deep historical, cultural, and religious significance, beads have been a part of society for centuries. Nomoda Ebenezer Djaba, Ghana’s premier master bead maker, shares with you this ancient, yet surprisingly modern and captivating craft.

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Designer Window Fashions
2021 Silver Winner

Author: Charles Randall

Publisher: Charles Randall International

ISBN: 978-1-890379-44-5

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Designer Window Fashions is a comprehensive visual catalog of nearly 2000 photos and illustrations of ways to use draperies, blinds, shades, and shutters imaginatively. It also delves into the details, providing vital information on the pros and cons of various products and how to choose fabrics and treatments that create the right atmosphere for any room in the home.

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Timeless: Inside Mackinac Island's Historic Cottages
2021 Silver Winner

Author: Moira Croghan, photography by Mark Bearss

Publisher: Mackinac Jane’s Publishing with Mackinac Memories LLC

ISBN: 978-0-9899338-6-5

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Mackinac Island is known as the jewel of the Great Lakes.  It's an island without cars, a temperate summer climate, and rich history.  Timeless serves as a time capsule of the historic cottages of this Michigan island. The beautiful photographs and the accompanying text provides a glimpse of how they have been preserved for over 100 years.

2020 WINNERS - CRAFT & HOBBY, HOME & GARDEN

See below for the list of 2020 winners in the CRAFT & HOBBY, HOME & GARDEN category, for books with a copyright date of 2019.

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The Intentional Thread: A Guide to Drawing, Gesture, and Color in Stitch
2020 Gold Winner

Author: Susan Brandeis

Publisher: Schiffer Publishing

ISBN: 978-0-7643-5743-5

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More than 350 color photos help you communicate your ideas using line, shape, color, and texture with this reference and how-to exploration in one.

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Entertaining with Disney: Exceptional Events, from Mickey Mouse to Moana
2020 Silver Winner

Author: Amy Croushorn

Publisher: Insight Editions

ISBN: 978-1-6383-654-4

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Entertaining with Disney is the only official Disney guide to exceptional events ranging from Halloween, dinner parties, birthday bashes, and New Year eve soirees.

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The Art of Recycled Glass Beads: Recycled Glass Bead Making in Ghana

Authors: Philippe J. Kradolfer and Nomoda E. Djaba

Publisher: Ghana Art Publications Ltd.

ISBN: 978-1-7923-2241-9

Click to Purchase

 

This book takes you on a fascinating journey into the heart of recycled glass bead making. With deep historical, cultural, and religious significance, beads have been a part of society for centuries. Nomoda Ebenezer Djaba, Ghana’s premier master bead maker, shares with you this ancient, yet surprisingly modern and captivating craft.

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Marfa Garden: The Wonders of Dry Desert Plants
2020 Silver WInner

Authors: Jim Fissel, Martha Hughes, Jim Martinez, and Mary Lou Saxon

Publisher: Trinity University Press

ISBN: 978-1-59534-889-0

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Marfa Garden is a full-color celebration of more than sixty flowering plants of the Chihuahuan Desert and neighboring regions.

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Designer Window Fashions

Author: Charles Randall

Publisher: Charles Randall International

ISBN: 978-1-890379-44-5

Click to Purchase

 

Designer Window Fashions is a comprehensive visual catalog of nearly 2000 photos and illustrations of ways to use draperies, blinds, shades, and shutters imaginatively. It also delves into the details, providing vital information on the pros and cons of various products and how to choose fabrics and treatments that create the right atmosphere for any room in the home.

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Timeless: Inside Mackinac Island's Historic Cottages

Author: Moira Croghan, photography by Mark Bearss

Publisher: Mackinac Jane’s Publishing with Mackinac Memories LLC

ISBN: 978-0-9899338-6-5

Click to Purchase

 

Mackinac Island is known as the jewel of the Great Lakes.  It's an island without cars, a temperate summer climate, and rich history.  Timeless serves as a time capsule of the historic cottages of this Michigan island. The beautiful photographs and the accompanying text provides a glimpse of how they have been preserved for over 100 years.

 
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