Dig Your Hands in the Dirt: A Manual for Making Art out of Earth

purchase As you might suspect, a book with this title features many photos of barefoot kids happily stomping in the mud. Mud huts and mud pies conjure up pictures of primitive peoples and childish pleasures. But then you realize that the kids aren’t in Africa, but in Washington DC, Chicago, …

The Best of Making Things: A Handbook of Creative Discovery

[product id=”2″] 123456789101112131415202530405075100 Children everywhere will welcome this new edition of a classic activity book – as will their teachers and parents (especially those seeking to simplify). A “best of” compilation of two volumes, it is a unique, affordable, and child-sized handbook that doesn’t talk down to anyone. In fact, …

A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity

purchase Winner of The Nautilus Award 2004 in Ecology/Environment, Honoring Distinguished Literary Contribution to Conscious Living and Positive Social Change. If you believe in “learning by doing,” here is my personal recommendation for an important book to add to your Library. — Kiko Denzer William Coperthwaite lives in one of …