At the Library * Where’s Waldo?

At the Library * Where’s Waldo?

It\s Tuesday at the Library in town. And the summer is winding down- so what\s happening this week> We are still cataloging books getting ready for Back to School in early August . And as I was cleaning the YA and Children section I had a blast from the past when I pulled out a [...]

Book Review * The Art of Paint Pouring

Book Review * The Art of Paint Pouring

Tips, techniques, and step-by-step instructions for creating colorful poured art in acrylic by Amanda VanEver Quarto Publishing Group – Walter Foster Walter Foster Publishing Learn the creative, innovative technique of making art by pouring paint with The Art of Paint Pouring! Featuring easy step-by-step projects, practical tips, and beautiful art from an established paint-pouring expert, this book [...]

Book Review : Botanical Baking

Book Review : Botanical Baking

Contemporary Baking and Cake Decorating with Edible Flowers and Herbs by Juliet Sear F+W Media Learn how to perfect the prettiest trend in cake decorating – using edible flowers and herbs to decorate your cakes and bakes – with this impossibly beautiful guide from celebrity baker Juliet Sear. Learn what flowers are edible and great for [...]

Book Review : Fashioned by God

Book Review : Fashioned by God

A 30-Day Devotional by Kathryn Graves Broadstreet Publishing Group LLC I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Psalm 139:14 NKJV True beauty lies within, but no one wants to look like a hot mess! Fashioned by God is a 30-day devotional that mixes fashion and faith to help you look and feel your [...]

Cozy Mystery and a recipe

Cozy Mystery and a recipe

Thursday is all about food . And the new home for cozy mystery and a recipe feature. Today is book 4 of this tasty series: coming 6/25.  sweet tooth for murder . . .  Bailey King’s in New York wrapping up a six-week shoot on her first cable TV show, Bailey’s Amish Sweets, when she gets a call [...]

JUNETEENTH

JUNETEENTH

Juneteenth, Celebrate Freedom. Pan-african flag drawn with brush in grunge style Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States.  Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19ththat the Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended and that the enslaved were now [...]

Painting: Watercolor Basics

Painting: Watercolor Basics

Master the art of painting in watercolor by Deb Watson Quarto Publishing Group – Walter Foster Walter Foster Publishing Whether you’re a master painter or an absolute beginner, watercolor is the perfect partner for your painting pleasure—and Painting: Watercolor Basics teaches you everything you need to know to get started in the medium.From rendering light and shadow to creating [...]