Author(s): Cynthia Shaffer
When life s a beach . . . get crafty Coastal Crafts carries you straight to the shore, with projects that incorporate seashells, ropes, sea glass, and a range of nautical materials and motifs. Learn how to weather surfaces, make driftwood, and cast sand. With everything from wood frames and hanging jars to decorative sailboats and a knotted necklace with shells and pearls, these beautiful items celebrate summer all year long."
A range of craft projects to evoke easy, breezy summer memories. A popular trend; On Pinterest and Etsy searches for coastal-themed crafts yield thousands of results. The first book on this topic.
Cynthia Shaffer is a mixed media artist, creative sewer and photographer. After earning a degree in textiles from California State University, Long Beach, Cynthia worked for ten years as the owner of a company that specialised in the design and manufacture of sportswear. Numerous books and magazines have featured her art and photography: she is the author of Stash Happy Applique (9781454702801) and co-author of Serge It (9781454707806).