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 sailing boats and a ktted necklace with shells and pearls, these beautiful items celebrate summer all year long.
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).