This spring, Thunder Bay Press expands its line of crochet titles, which launched in 2013 with Wizard of Oz Crochet, to three popular franchises: Peanuts Crochet (April 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-324-8; $24.95; 76 pages), Star Wars Crochet (May 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-326-2; $24.95; 76 pages), and Disney Classic Crochet (April 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-325-5; $24.95; 92 pages). Each crafting kit comes complete with five yarn colors, a crochet hook, stuffing, and a yarn or tapestry needle – everything crafters need to start bringing the beloved characters from each franchise to life.
Additionally, Thunder Bay is launching a brand new series of origami titles with Origami Aircraft, Origami Chess: Cats vs. Dogs, Noah’s Ark Origami, and Bird Origami.
Paper airplanes soar to new heights in Origami Aircraft (April 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-172-5; $24.95; 112 pages). Not your everyday paper airplanes, the projects in this kit replicate ten famous planes including the De Havilland Sea Vixen, the Sopwith planes of World War I, and even Lindberg’s 1927 Spirit of St. Louis.
Chess: A game of strategy, intellect, and…paper folding? Add a new element of fun to any game of chess with Origami Chess: Cats vs. Dogs (April 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-171-8; $24.95; 112 pages). This kit is all you’ll need to play out one of the world’s greatest rivalries: cats vs. dogs!
The imagery of all the Earth’s creatures uniting in pairs on a single vessel has captivated readers over the millennia, and now that imagery comes to life with Noah’s Ark Origami (April 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-170-1; $24.95; 112 pages). The 112-page book is perfect for both Bible students and animal lovers, with easy-to-follow instructions and enough materials to fold Noah, his wife, and ten pairs of animals.
Bird Origami (June 2015; ISBN: 978-1-62686-368-2; $19.95; 80 pages) will have you folding paper like a duck takes to water. You won’t have to wing it when you follow the detailed, illustrated instructions to flush out ten popular species, including mallards, hummingbirds, sparrows, seagulls, and finches. Specially designed paper makes these beauties realistic!