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Fiber Fun Camp Books

HGA’s Fiber Fun Camp Books

These books have been reviewed by Vicki Gadberry in “Kids Fiber Fun Camp” in HGA’s Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot.  “Kids Fiber Fun Camp” has featured ideas, projects, and suggestions for entertaining children with fiber arts since 1995.

Visit HGA’s eShop for a selection of “Kids Fiber Fun Camp” books.



Churchill, Ginger. Wild Rose’s Weaving.

Fiorenza, Sarah. Jewelry Crafting with Kids: 35 creative jewelry projects for children to make and wear.

Lilley, Kate. Eco-Friendly Crafting with Kids: 35 step-by-step projects for preschool kids and adults to create together.

Lo, James Ronald. Construct Your Own Paper Robots: fold and glue 35 amazing androids.

Murr-Hinson, Amanda Brooke. 100 Beaded Flowers, Charms, and Trinkets: perfect little designs to use for gifts, jewelry, and accessories.

Oldham, Todd. Kid Made Modern.

Oldham, Todd. Kid Made Modern: All About Collage.

Oldham, Todd. Kid Made Modern: All About Embroidery.

Oldham, Todd. Modern: All About Fabric Printing.

Romatka, Marilyn. Creative Crafts of the World.Bellevue

Search Press. The Bumper Crop Book of Crafty Activities: 100+ creative ideas for kids.

Search Press. Crafty Activities: over 50 fun and easy things to make.

Youngs, Clare. My First Activity Book: 35 fun and easy art projects for children aged 7 years plus.



My First Craft Book. Hardy, Emma

Sew Tina! 30 cute projects and adorable decor items for kids, Givens, Tina.

Crafts with Kids. Johns, Susie.  

Knitting for Children. Montgomerie, Claire.

Origami for Children. Ono, Mari and Rashia Ono.  

Artful Jewelry. Packham, Jo.

Sewn by Hand. Wasinger, Susan.  

Paper Scissors Glue. Woram, Catherine. Photography by Polly Wreford.

What Shall We Do Today? Woram, Catherine.

Find It Make It. Youngs, Clare.


SUMMER 2010 

Green Crafts for Children: 35 Step-by-Step Projects Using Natural, Recycled, and Found Materials by Emma Hardy

Art with Anything: 52 Weeks of Fun Using Everyday Stuff by Mary Ann Kohl

Discovering Great Artists: Hands-on art for Children in the Styles of the Great Masters byMaryAnn Kohl and Kim Solga

Great American Artists for Kids: Hands-on Art Experiences in the Styles of the Great American Masters by MaryAnn Kohl and Kim Solga

100+ No-Sew Fabric Crafts for Kids by Mary Link

Sewing Fun for Kids: Patchwork, Gifts and More by Lynda Milligan and Nancy Smith

Quiet Time Busy Books: Fun Fabric Pages Personalized for Your Little One by Michelle VanTassell

What Do Sheep Do? Kent, TickTock Books

Crafting with Kids: Creative Fun for Children 3-10 by Catherine Woram



Embroidery for Little Miss Crafty: Projects and Patterns to Create and Embellish, by HelenDardik

Kids Learn to Crochet, by Lucinda Guy and Francois Hall

Show Me How: Quilting: The Friendship Quilt. Mary Ruth’s How To Quilt Book, by Susan Levin and Gloria Tracy

Show Me How: Knitting: Knitting to the Rescue. Mary Ruth’s How to Knit Book, by Susan Levin and Gloria Tracy

No Boredom Allowed: Paper Bead Crafts, by Florence Quinn

The Surprise, by Sylvia Van Ommen

Argyle, by Barbara Brooks Wallace



SUMMER 2008 

Papercrafts for Children: Fun Projects Using Paper, Paints and Stamps, by Vivienne Bolton

The Pen that Pa Built, by David Edwards

Wild Fibonacci: Nature’s Secret Code Revealed, by Joy N. Hulme

Weaving the Rainbow, by George Ella Lyon

Oooh! Matisse, by Mil Niepold and Jeanyves Verdu

When Sheep Sleep, by Laura Numeroff

Chic Knits for Young Chicks, by Sarah Paulin

Busy Bunnies, by John Schindel

The Sun Seed, by Jan Schubert

Art from Many Hands: Multicultural Art Projects, by Jo M. Schuman

Sheep Blast Off!, by Nancy Shaw

Knitting with Gigi, by Karen Thalacker

Vincent’s Colors: Words and Pictures by Vincent van Gogh, by Vincent van Gogh

Teen Knitting Club, by Jennifer Wenger, Carol Abrams and Maureen Lasher



The Kids’ Guide to Digital Photography: How to Shoot, Save, Play with and Print Your Digital Photos, by Jenni Bidner

Button Girl: More Than 20 Cute-As-a-Button Projects, by Mikyla Bruder

Crafty Bags for Stylish Girls: Uniquely Chic Purses, Pouches and Pocketbooks, by Elizabeth I. Hauser

Alter This: Radical Ideas for Transforming Books into Art, by Alena Hennessy

Let’s Scoubidou, by Annic Hurter

Step-by-Step Beadwork, by Michelle Powell

Paper Galaxy: Out-of This-World Projects to Cut, Fold, and Paste, by M.D. Prins

Anahita’s Woven Riddle, by Meghan N. Sayres

Scoubidou Jewelry, by CorienVan Tienhoven

Step-by-Step Papermaking, by David Watson



Nature Printing: 30 Projects for Creating Beautiful Prints, Wearables and Home Furnishings, by Laura Donnelly Bethmann

Totally Cool Polymer Clay Projects, by Marie rowning

Art Up Close: From Ancient to Modern, by Claire D'Harcourt

Nature's Art Box: from T-Shirts to Twig Baskets: 65 Cool Projects for Crafty Kids to Make with Natural Materials You Can Find Anywhere, by Laura C. Martin

Kid's Embroidery, by Kristin Nicholas

Paper Fantastic: 50 Creative Projects to Fold, Cut, Glue, Paint and Weave, by Joe Rhatigan & Rain Newcomb

Stamp It! 50 Amazing Projects to Make, by Joe Rhatigan & Rain Newcomb

Your Sheep: A Kid's Guide to Raising and Showing, by Paula Simmons & Darrell L. Salsbury, DVM


SUMMER 2005 

The Great Origami Book, by Aytre-Scheele, Zlal

Amadito and Spider Woman, by Lisa Bea Goldman

Little Baa, by Kim Lewis

A Quilt for Baby, by Kim Lewis

Navajo Rugs and Blankets: A Coloring Book, by Chuck & Andrea Mobley

The Blue Ribbon Alpaca, by Susan Rosche

Magic Wool: Creative Activities with Natural Sheep's Wool, by Dagmar Schmidt & Freya Jaffke

Brown Bag Ideas from Many Cultures, by Irene Tejada

Cotton Now and Then: Fabric-making from Boll to Bolt, by Karen Bates Willing & Julie Bates Dock



Kids Start Quilting, with Alex Anderson, by Alex Anderson

The Best of Sewing Machine Fun for Kids, by Nancy Smith and Lynda Milligan

First Knitting Kit, by James Galt & Co.

Quilting Now and Then, by Karen Bates Willing and Julie Bates Dock

Fabric Fun for Kids: Step-by-Step Projects for Children (and Their Grown-ups), by Karen Bates Willing and Julie Bates Dock

Silk Painting Cards Kit, by James Galt & Co.

Sponge Painting Kit, by James Galt & Co.

Red Berry Wool, by Robyn Eversole

Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story, by Angela S. Medearis

The Empress and the Silkworm, by Lily Toy Hong

Harley, by Star Livingston

Songs from the Loom: A Navajo Girl Learns to Weave, by Monty Roessel



The Quiltmaker$rsquo;s Gift, by Jeff Brumbeau

The Quiltmaker$rsquo;s Gift Kit, by Jeff Brumbeau

Crocheting, by Gwen B. Kinsler and Jackie Young

Emma and the Silk Train, by Julie Lawson

Quilts from the Quiltmaker’s Gift: 20 Traditional Patterns for a New Generation of GenerousQuiltmakers, by Joanne Larsen Line and Nancy Loving Tubesing

From Sheep to Sweater, by Robin Nelson

Beading — Bracelets, Earrings, Necklaces and More, by Judy Ann Sadler

Knitting, by Judy Ann Sadler

Quilting, by Biz Storms

Feltmaking Projects for Children: Reviving an Ancient Craft, by Anne Vickery



The Magic Weaver of Rugs: A Tale of the Navajo, by Jerrie Oughton

Hearts and Crafts: Over 20 Projects for Fun-Loving Kids, by Jennifer Storey Gillis

Friendship Bands, by Marlies Busch

Papercrafts Around the World, by Phyllis and Noel Fiarotta

The Knot Book, by Geoffrey Budworth

Making Books that Fly, Fold, Wrap, Hide, Pop-up, and Twist, by Gwen Diehn

Museum Guide for Kids: Modern Art, by Ruthie Knapp and Janice Lehmberg

Agatha&rsquo:s Feather Bed &mdash: Not Just Another Wild Goose Story, by Carmen AgraDeedy

Totally Beads, by Sonal Bhatt



Basket Weaver and Catches Many Mice, by Janet Gill

The Fabrics of Fairy Tale, by Tanya Robyn Batt

Mary Had a Little Lamb, by Sarah Josepha Hale

Night-Time Numbers: A Scary Counting Book, by Susan Roth

100 Science Experiments with Paper, by Steven W. Moje

A Weave of Words, by Robert D. San Souci

You & Me: Poems of Friendship, by Salley Mavor

Joseph Had a Little Overcoat, by Simms Taback


SUMMER 2000        

Abuela&rsquo:s Weave, by Omar S. Castaneda

Dreamcatcher, by Audrey Osofsky

Sheep in a Shop, by Nancy Shaw

Sheep on a Ship, by Nancy Shaw

Spider Spins a Story: Fourteen Legends from Native America, by Jill Max, Editor

Sunpainters: Eclipse of the Navajo Sun, by Baji Whitethorne<

Felted Hat Kit, by Harrisville Designs



Master Weaver from Ghana,by Gilbert Bobbo Ahiagbleand Louise Meyer

The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale, by Jan Brett

Baa >Baa Black Sheep, by Larry Daste

Natural Dyeing Kit, by Harrisville Designs

Hooray for Sheep Farming, by Bobbie Kalman

Dream Weaver, by Jonathan London

The Spindle Whorl: A Northwest Coast Indian Art Activity Book, by Nan McNutt

Make a Puppet, Make a Friend, video by Morris Video

Wool Challenge, video by Dale Porter

Mr. Moon and Miss Sun, The Herdsman and the Weaver, adapted by Duance Vorhees and Mark Mueller



Navajo Visions and Voices Across the Mesa, by Shonto Begay

Basketry, by Boy Scouts of America

Amasa Walker&rsquo:s Splendid Garment, by Emily Chetkowski

Six Sandy Sheep, by Judith R. Enderle and Stephanie G. Tessler

Six Snowy Sheep, by Judith R. Enderle and Stephanie G. Tessler

Friendship Bracelets, by Veronique Follett

Friendship Bracelets, by Camilla Gryski

Sheep in Wolves Clothing, by Satoshi Kitamura

Angelita&rsquo:s Magic Yarn, by Doris Lecher

Alaska Llama, Far North Hero, by Helen von Ammon

A Color Sampler, by Kathleen Westray

Kids Knitting, by Melanie Falick

Bead Buddies, by Caitlin and ConnMcQuinn

My First Friendship Bracelets Kit, by Kate Mason

Make Your Own Friendship Bracelets Kit, by Kate Mason

Native American Beaded Friendship Bracelets, by Geri D. Weitzman

All-New Native American Bracelets Kit, by Geri D. Weitzman



The Magic of Spider Woman, by Lois Duncan

Sunny’s Mittens, by Robin Hansen

Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb, by James Herriot

The Day My Blankie Became a Vest, by Casey Hubble

The Shepherd Boy, by Kim Lewis

Making Friendship Bands, by Lynette Silver

Musk Ox Babies of the Far North, by Helen Von Ammon

Mr. Nick’s Knitting, by Margaret Wild

The Pumpkin Blanket, by Deborah T. Zagwyn

Rumpelstiltskin: from the German of the Brothers Grimm, by Paul O. Zelinsky



Derek the Knitting Dinosaur, by Mary Blackwood

A Sweet, Sweet Basket, by Margie W. Clary

Six Sleepy Sheep, by Jeffie R. Gordon

The Long Red Scarf, by Nettie Hilton

Boys Don’t Knit, by Janice Schoop

A New Coat for Anna, by Harriett Ziefert

The World’s Harvest: Wool, by Jacqueline Dineen

In the Street of the Temple ClothPrinters, by Dorothy Field

How to Bead, Vol. 1: Loom BeadworkNative American Style, video by Scott Swearingen.Full Circle Videos

Hands-On Knitting, by Diane James

Silkworms, by Sylvia A. Johnson

Your Sheep: A Kid’s Guide to Raising and Showing, by Paula Simmons and Darrell Salsbury, DVM

How to Spin a Rabbit, by Helen von Ammon



Annie and the Old One, by Miska Miles

Argyle, by Barbara B. Wallace

Charlie Needs a Cloak, by Tomie dePaola

The Basket Woman: A Book of Fanciful Tales for Children, by Mary Austin

The Goat in the Rug, by Charles L. Blood and Martin Link

Here’s to Ewe: Riddles about Sheep, by Diane Burns

Six Creepy Sheep, by Judith R. Enderle and Stephanie Gordon Tessler

The Magic Shuttle, by Deborah L. Goodman

Ten Little Rabbits, by Virginia Grossman and Sylvia Long

The Purple Coat, by Amy Hest

The Weaving of a Dream, by Marilee Heyer

How Nikki Shared Her Coat: The Story of a Happy Dog Who Kept Her Family Warm, by Detta Juusola

Warm as Wool, by Scott R. Sanders