9 Arts & Crafts Books To Help You Make Awesome Creations

9 Arts & Crafts Books To Help You Make Awesome Creations

If you’re suffering from a little work or world burnout and want both a distraction and something creative to do, then this list is for you. These books will teach you new crafts to get your hands and your imagination working, and you’ll find yourself relaxed and surrounded by tons of art in no time. 1. Faerie Knitting: 14 Tales of Love and Magic by Alice Hoffman and Lisa Hoffman This brilliant book combines stories and crafts. Faerie Knitting is a collection of fourteen original fairy tales about love, loss, trust, perseverance, and a magical garment. Each tale incorporates a …

Creative Bookish Activities for World Art Day

Creative Bookish Activities for World Art Day

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Today is World Art Day and it’s time to get creative. Art Day, a celebration of the fine arts, promotes the awareness of creative activity worldwide (Wikipedia.) So, to celebrate this day and escape the boredom of quarantine, here are some book-related creative things you can do. 1.Book Spine Poetry  Image via shilpaagarg Line up the spines of your books so that they look like lines of poems. You can rearrange the book spines to make all sorts of different poems. This is a good possible way to spark creativity and continue writing real poetry.    2. Typography   image via …

This Interactive Short Story Will Make You Feel Things

This Interactive Short Story Will Make You Feel Things

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Ever wanted to choose your own profound and horrifying sci-fi adventure? This article is for you. “With Those We Love Alive” is a strange, deeply atmospheric short story, told a few pieces at a time. You are an artificer, drawn into the service of the Skull Queen. The magic is strange and tangible, and though you don’t see much of the world, you get an impression of its vastness. Live the luminous sense of listless terror made ambiance through the simple but powerful backgrounds, the eerie soundtrack, and the world’s uneasy details. Wander the palace and the city. Look on …

Philip Pullman, Neil Gaiman, Tom Holland, and Others Stand Against Piracy

Philip Pullman, Neil Gaiman, Tom Holland, and Others Stand Against Piracy

Everyone needs to stop pirating books. That’s means me – especially me – and you, and the person next to you, and the people who don’t read this article.   Image Via Medium Creativity is meant to be experienced, but we live in a capitalist society, in which people need to make money, and sadly, by artists’ work being distributed for free, they lose out. And you know what happens if they lose money? All those books and other creative works we love will no longer we accessible. Thankfully people are fighting back. This isn’t the say that musicians and …