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A Genealogist's Guide to Native American Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Native American names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Native American names along with Native American naming patterns and traditions and a pronunciation guide.

A Genealogist's Guide to Japanese Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Japanese names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Japanese names.You'll also find:Japanese naming patterns and traditionsJapanese emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Italian Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Italian names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Italian names.You'll also find:Italian naming patterns and traditionsItalian emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Irish Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Irish names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Irish names.You'll also find:Irish naming patterns and traditionsIrish emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Indian Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Indian names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Indian names.You'll also find:Indian naming patterns and traditionsIndian emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Hawaiian Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Hawaiian names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Hawaiian names along with Hawaiian naming patterns and traditions and a pronunciation guide.

A Genealogist's Guide to Greek Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Greek names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular Greek names.You'll also find:Greek naming patterns and traditionsGreek emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to German Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the German names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular German names.You'll also find:German naming patterns and traditionsGerman emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to French Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the French names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular French names.You'll also find:French naming patterns and traditionsFrench emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to British Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the British names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of popular British names.You'll also find:British naming patterns and traditionsBritish emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Eastern European Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Eastern European names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of more than 1,000 Bulgarian names, Czech names, Slovak names, Hungarian names, Latvian names, Lithuanian names, Polish names, Romanian names, and Ukrainian names.You'll also find:Naming patterns and traditions of Eastern European countriesEastern European emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Chinese Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the Chinese names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of Chinese names.You'll also find:Chinese namingpatterns and traditionsChinese emigration patternsA pronunciation guide for the names

A Genealogist's Guide to African Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the African names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. Discover the meaning of more than 1,000 African names from Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe.You'll also find:African naming patterns and traditionsAfrican emigration patternsA pronunciation guide

A Genealogist's Guide to Ethnic Names

by Connie Ellefson

Genealogists understand the value of a name and all the family history information names can provide. Now you can learn more about the ethnic names in your family tree with this comprehensive guide. More than 10,000 names from 50 different ethnicities are organized by the country or region of origin. Naming patterns and traditions are explained and explored for each ethnicity.Discover the meaning of more than 10,000 names from around the world, including:African namesBritish namesChinese namesEastern European namesFrench namesGaelic namesGerman namesGreek namesHawaiian namesHebrew namesIrish namesIndian namesItalian namesJapanese namesNative American namesRussian namesScandinavian namesSpanish namesYou'll also find:Emigration patterns of each ethnicityA pronunciation guide for each ethnicityInformation about ethnic organizationsNaming trends in the United States based on census data

Organization Strategies for Genealogy Success

by Denise May Levenick

Effective family history researchers know that organization is the key to productivity. Organize the Three Rs - Research, Results and Records - to work smarter, not longer, so you can check off more items on your genealogy to-do list.This book offers step-by-step instruction to help you:Organize your genealogy research methodsOrganize your family history source citationsSelect the best software to make your genealogy research more effecient and effectiveConnect with fellow researches online to help find answers to your genealogy brickwalls

How to Organize Family History Paperwork

by Denise May Levenick

Family history research can quickly create mountains of paperwork. This book give you step-by-step instruction to effectively organize and digitize your genealogy research papers.You'll learn how to:create a personalized filing system to suit your genealogy research style and experienceturn your computer into a top-notch filing clerk and research assistant by establishing a clear, consistent naming pattern for files and foldersScan old paper records and store them electronically to save space and make them easier to findmake digital copies of original source documents organize your family history research to pass on to future generations

How to Organize Inherited Items

by Denise May Levenick

In every family, someone ends up with Mom's and Dad's "stuff" - a lifetime's worth of old family photos, papers, and memorabilia packed into boxes. This book gives step-by-step instructions for organizing inherited items in a way that honors the loved one while bringing peace to the rest of the family.You'll learn how to:Effectively sort and purge boxes of your parent's stuff that you inheritedDecide which family heirlooms to keepDonate items to museums, societies, and charitiesProtect and pass on keepsakes

iPad Design Lab - Basic

by Mario Garcia Reed Reibstein

iPad Design Lab - Basic is about storytelling in today's world, as more and more people consume information using the iPad and other tablets. This guide is the first to analyze the way that consumers take in information on the tablet platform and to help journalists and designers better understand the potential of this exciting medium. Written by Dr. Mario R. Garcia, Founder and CEO of Garcia Media and founder of the the Graphics & Design program at The Poynter Institute for Media Studies, this guide offers insight from the author's more than 40 years of experience consulting with such publications as The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Die Zeit (Germany), El Tiempo (Colombia) and South China Morning Post (Hong Kong). iPad Design Lab - Basic offers insights into storytelling, navigation, look and feel, multimedia, advertising, economics and the modern media ecosystem. Anyone who wants to learn how to present content on the iPad will benefit from this indispensable guide.PLEASE NOTE: This is the Basic version of Mario R. Garcia's iPad Design Lab. It contains all the images and external links of the original, but lacks the original's navigation scheme, interactive photo galleries, videos, audio introductions and glossary. Video and audio from the original are available in the enhanced edition of this book, iPad Design Lab - Basic Plus.

Handcrafted Cocktails

by Molly Wellmann

The Perfect Cocktail, Any Time! Enjoy classic cocktails in true pre-Prohibition style--throughout the day! Inside you'll find recipes for the perfect brunch cocktails, refreshing afternoon cocktails and invigorating happy hour drinks, plus dinner cocktails perfect for pairing with meals, and relaxing nightcaps. Each cocktail recipe is carefully crafted to create the perfect balance of the sweet, the sour, the bitter and the spirit, producing a delicious drink every time. The secret is using fresh, house-made mixers. You'll find complete instructions for making your own simple syrups, bitters, liqueurs and cordials using unique ingredients such as cardamom, cilantro, rosemary, lavender, eucalyptus, five-spice and more. Plus you'll learn the fascinating histories of classic pre-Prohibition cocktails such as the very vintage Sherry Cobbler and the silky smooth Ramos Gin Fizz and try some new Prohibition-inspired cocktails such as the Kitty Burke and Bees in Kilts. With more than 100 recipes inside you're sure to discover your new favorite drink.

Traditional Country Furniture

by Editors of Popular Woodworking

Country Furniture That Says Quality! Country furniture styles convey a sense of simple comfort and the warmth of hearth and home. While some country furniture can be rustic, the pieces included in Traditional Country Furniture are of quality construction and design, drawing from the best of traditional American furniture styles. Each furniture piece includes step-by-step photos and instructions, with a variety of skill levels represented. Projects include: Kentucky sideboard Blanket chest Country wall shelf Tavern table Burlington Farmer's Desk Drop-leaf kitchen table Tall clock and more!

Success By Design

by David Sherwin

Want to make your design business a success? Start here. Fellow Designer, In your career you may have been like me: Trying to keep projects on the rails and clients happy. Digging through blogs for useful advice. Wondering if there was a better way to handle all of the demands of being a design professional and running a creative business. The wisdom contained in Success By Design: The Essential Business Reference for Designers will help you become a stronger businessperson and better plan your career path as a design leader. This book was born from in-depth interviews with a slew of successful designers, studio directors, project managers, and client service professionals across a wide range of creative industries. It contains the business secrets I needed the most when I started as a designer sixteen years ago. --David

The Design Activist's Handbook

by Michelle Taute Noah Scalin

We Want You! Will you join the ranks of design activists? Doing good is too important to think of as work better left to those fictitious "other" designers. People more famous. More talented. More connected. Richer. Younger. Braver. (Insert your own mental roadblock here.) In truth, anyone can be a design activist. It just starts with a commitment to yourself and your values. A commitment to making conscious choices and realizing how all the decisions you make as a graphic designer affect other people and the planet. It's about being awake instead of sliding by with the way things always have been done. This book is for every graphic designer who's ever sat at a computer, thinking: Is this it? Isn't there more? It's a tool to help you figure out how to start making a difference and making a living at the same time--no matter where you live and work right now. Just open this book and we'll help you start walking in the right direction. It doesn't have to be perfect. Little actions from a lot of people add up to big change. This isn't a contest about who's the greenest or the most radical. It's a movement, and we're inviting you to join right now.

Hybrid Woodworking

by Marc Spagnuolo

A faster route to handcrafted results! In the last few years, there's been a push to return to the roots of woodworking when every step was done with hand tools--from resawing lumber and planing it flat, to cutting joins and creating profiles. Working this way can produce beautiful results, but is it the best method for woodworking in the 21st century? In Hybrid Woodworking, author and Internet woodworking star Marc Spagnuolo offers a more efficient approach that combines the strength of power-tool and hand-tool techniques. The end result: You save time and effort while producing furniture that still has that stunning handmade look. The Hybrid System Hybrid Woodworking will show you which machines and power tools are best for the grunt work of furniture making. It will explain which hand tools are essential for fine-tuning. And best of all, it will demonstrate techniques for working flawlessly and efficiently with every machine and tool in your shop. Making beautiful furniture can be immensely gratifying. By adopting the hybrid woodworking system you can get to that satisfying end result with less effort while enjoying every step along the way.

The Zentangle Untangled Workbook

by Kass Hall

"Life is short, certainly too short to be concerned too much with rules about drawing." --Kass Hall In Zentangle Untangled, Kass Hall introduced you to the relaxing, innovative art of Zentangle. Now in The Zentangle Untangled Workbook, you'll get enough Zentangle instruction and inspiration to last all year long. Filled with dozens of new tiles and four never-before seen tangles designed especially for this book, you'll be using Zentangle in ways you never dreamed. Create shapes, letterforms, borders, even Zendalas as you master each new tangle, all while reducing stress through the intentional act of creating repetitive patterns. Perfect for artists of all levels, this workbook will immerse you in a daily meditation of Zentangle. Insides you'll find: Seven step-by-step demonstrations to help you get started. Inspiration and guidance on how to use those tangles to create unique and beautiful tiles throughout the year. More than 400 blank or partially started tiles so you can practice all year inside this book and without the fear of the blank page. It's time to tangle!

2014 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market

by Mary Burzlaff Bostic

Build a Successful Art Career! 2014 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market is the must-have reference guide for any artist who wants to establish or expand a career in fine art, illustration or graphic design. Thousands of successful artists have relied on us to help develop their careers and navigate the changing business landscape. The 2014 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market introduces a whole host of new features and guarantees the most up-to-date, individually verified market contacts possible. Expand your art business with these resources: A FREE 1-year subscription to ArtistsMarketOnline.com, where you can find industry contacts, track your submissions, get the latest art and design news and much more. (PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title) Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,700 art market resources, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more. Articles on the business of freelancing--from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work. Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for visual artists of all types. NEW! Informative articles on social media and e-mail marketing, getting the most from LinkedIn, and building better websites. NEW! Special features on insurance for artists, pricing artwork, printing giclees, sustainability practices, packaging design, and studio sales. NEW! Inspiring and informative interviews with successful professionals including publisher and legal expert Tad Crawford and artist Nancy Reyner. Check out ArtistsMarketOnline.com and ArtistsNetwork.com for more helpful resources.PLEASE NOTE: Free subscriptions are NOT included with the e-book edition of this title

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