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    Constructing and Covering Boxes: A Beginner's Guide (Paperback) By (author) Tom Hollander, By (author) Cindy Hollander

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    DescriptionLearn all the steps necessary to make a variety of colorful, decorative, useful boxes created from book board and covered with book cloth or paper, serving a variety of purposes for use in the home or as gifts. Over 230 clear color photos illustrate every step needed to make hinged lid, clamshell, and creative boxes. Necessary tools and materials are discussed and essential formulas are provided for each box type discussed. Basic skills necessary for the successful production of any box are also explored, including determining grain direction, pattern layout, cutting materials, covering book board with paper or book cloth, and gluing. Also provided are box making resources, a useful glossary of terms, and an appendix featuring measurement conversions. This book will be a joy for anyone interested in beautiful box construction.

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    Constructing and Covering Boxes
    A Beginner's Guide
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Tom Hollander, By (author) Cindy Hollander
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 213 mm
    Height: 277 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 420 g
    ISBN 13: 9780764331589
    ISBN 10: 0764331582

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 24210
    BIC E4L: CRA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.6
    BIC subject category V2: WF
    Ingram Subject Code: CR
    Libri: I-CR
    BISAC V2.8: CRA025000
    DC22: 745.54, 745.593
    Illustrations note
    234 color photos
    Schiffer Publishing Ltd
    Imprint name
    Schiffer Publishing Ltd
    Publication date
    28 January 2009
    Publication City/Country