Kuna Books

KUNA Auld, Rhoda L. Molas: What They Are, How to Make Them, Ideas They Suggest For Creative Applique.. Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1980 ISBN 0442200501 [Out of Print] Caraway, Caren. Mola Design Book. [no picture available] Click Here to Order Chaves E. and L. Angermuller. About Molas. Panama Canal Press: 1969 Helms, Mary. Cuna Molas […]

Native American Books

Books and Publications NATIVE AMERICAN Amsden, C. and Frederick Hodge Navaho Weaving – Its Technique and its History. [cover picture not available] Click Here to Order Caraway, Caren. Eastern Woodland Indian Designs. [cover picture not available] Click Here to Order Caraway, Caren. Native American Designs: Collected Edition [cover picture not available] Click Here to Order […]

South American Books

Books and Publications SOUTH AMERICAN Agosin, Marjorie. Tapestries of Hope, Threads of Love: The Arpillera Movement in Chile, 1974-1994. [Cover Picture Not Available] This book tells the story of women living in terror and poverty under General Pinochet¬ís dictatorship. To spread the story of their fruitless searches in jails, morgues, and government offices for their […]

Quilt of the Month

Ladybirds A Quilt By Barbara Barber "Ladybirds" was a quilt created by Barbara Barber in 2002 and has won several awards in addition to our Quilt of the Month program. Barbara uses a beautiful mix of greens and purple to attract the viewer’s eyes to the quilt as well as couched stitches to make the […]

African Books

Resources Books and Publications AFRICA A Study in Akan Art and Religion (in Ghana). African International. African Institute. January, 1961. pp. 46-60. Adda, Rebecca and Kodzo Chapman. "Kente in Modern Fashion." Uhuru Magazine. No. 5 (1990): 19-21. Adler, P and N. Barnard. African Majesty – The Textile Art of the Ashanti and Ewe. London: Thames […]

Design Books

Ethnic Coloring Books Ethnic Paper Dolls Ethnic Story Books Books and Publications Ethnic Pattern and Design Books Categories: African Hawaiian South Ameican African-American Japanese Southeast Asian Chinese Native American "Other" AFRICAN PATTERN AND DESIGN BOOKS Calhoun, Catherine. Egyptian Designs. Stemmer House. [cover picture not available] Click Here to Order Caraway, Caren. African Designs of the […]

Paperdolls

Ethnic Design Books Ethnic Coloring Books Ethnic Story Books Books and Publications Ethnic Paper Dolls Categories: African Japanese African-American Latin American Chinese Native American "Other" AFRICAN PAPER DOLLS Green, Yuko and Yuno. African Girl and Boy Paper Dolls. In this educational paper doll collection, Yuko Green has scrupulously researched and rendered 32 traditional African tribal […]

Coloring Books

Ethnic Design Books Ethnic Paper Dolls Ethnic Story Books Books and Publications Ethnic Coloring Books Categories: African Hawaiian Native American African-American India Latin/South American Chinese Japanese "Other" AFRICAN COLORING BOOKS A Coloring Book of Ancient Africa. Bellerophon: 1986. ISBN: 0883880903 [No picture available -PUBLISHER OUT OF STOCK] A Coloring Book of Ancient Egypt. Bellerophon: 1988. […]

Story Books

Ethnic Design Books Ethnic Coloring Books Ethnic Paper Dolls Books and Publications Ethnic Story Books (Quilting or Textile Related) Catergories: African Hawaiian Korean African-American Hmong Latin / South American Chinese Japanese Native American AFRICAN STORY BOOKS Ahiagble, Gilbert and Louise Meyer. Master Weaver from Ghana. 1998. All ages. [cover picture] "Bobbo", is a contemporary male […]

Australia Books

Resources Books and Publications AUSTRALIAN / NEW ZEALAND Beasley, Harry. "Weaving Peg". Journal of the Polynesian Society vol.44, p.65. Notes on an ancient Turuturu. Best, Eldson. "The art of the Whare Poru : notes on the clothing of the ancient Maori, their knowledge of preparing, dyeing, and weaving various fibres, together with some account of […]