FC: ABC's of Crafting | By: Nicole Beaty
1: To dad, because you did not get too upset when I made a mess out of the living room making pictures for this book.
2: Aa A is for apron and afghan.
3: Afghans keep you warm in winter. | Aprons keep your clothes clean when cooking in the kitchen.
4: Bb B is for beads, buttons, and bows.
5: Beads, buttons, and bows add decoration to projects.
6: Cc C is for crochet and construction paper.
7: Scarves, hats, and gloves can be made by crochet. | Construction paper adds color to projects.
8: Dd D is for doily.
9: Doilies can be handmade or bought in a store, they can be put on tables and chairs.
10: Ee E is for elastic and eyelets.
11: Elastic is placed in pants, shirts, and skirts. | Eyelets are used to fasten clothes together.
12: Ff F is for feathers, felt, and flowers.
13: Feathers and flowers can be used to decorate a home. | Felt is used to make Christmas ornaments.
14: Gg G is for glitter and glue.
15: Glue and glitter go hand in hand, without glue glitter would not stick.
16: Hh H is for hammer, hoop, and hooks.
17: Hoops are used for quilting, hammers are used in wood working, | and hooks are used for crochet.
18: Ii I is for iron and inches.
19: Irons make creases and release wrinkles from fabric. | Inches measure how long things are.
20: Jj J is for jewels.
21: Jewels make jewelry.
22: Kk K is for kit.
23: Sewing kits are travel size and are handy when a button pops off.
24: Ll L is for leather and lace.
25: Leather jackets and lace trim
26: Mm M is for mask, money, and mat.
27: Masks are fun to make. Mats keep your work area clean. | Money is needed to pay for crafts.
28: Nn N is for needle.
29: Needles are used to sew up holes in pants and shirts.
30: Oo O is for owl.
31: People enjoy making owls out of different materials.
32: Pp P is for pin, paint, and pencil.
33: Pins hold things together. | Paint and pencils add color to art work.
34: Qq Q is for quilt.
35: Quilts are fun to wrap up in.
36: Rr R is for ribbon, rhinestones, and rotary cutter.
37: Ribbon and rhinestones add personality to a project. | Rotary cutters glide through material with ease.
38: Ss S is for sequins and scissors.
39: Sequins make anything they are glued to sparkle. | Scissors cut fabric into more manageable pieces.
40: Tt T is for tape, trim, and tooth pick.
41: Tooth picks can be used to clean glitter out of cracks. | Tape is sticky and trim can be sewed to clothes and blankets to decorate them.
42: Uu U is for utility knife.
43: Utility knives are used to open boxes.
44: Vv V is for Velcro.
45: Velcro helps things stick together.
46: Ww W is for watercolor.
47: Watercolor is used to paint.
48: Xx X is for Xacto knife.
49: Xacto knives can be used to cut fabric, plastic, or ribbon.
50: Yy Y is for yarn.
51: Yarn is used to crochet and knit.
52: Zz Z is for zippers.
53: Zippers are used to close purses, shirts, and pants.