Christmas in Williamsburg
Jointly published by Colonial Williamsburg and National Geographic, Christmas in Williamsburg takes the history of Christmas in Williamsburg as a lens through to view the holiday's evolution in America. Read more
Hardcover with jacket
7-1/2 " x 11-1/4"
Ornaments inspired by the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum collection
Jan Gilliam and Christina Westenberger
Based on art from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum's collection, each of the 33 projects in this book features an image of the original work and information about the art and artist along with step by step instructions to guide the reader through the process of creating the ornaments. Read more
9" x 9-1/4"
274 color photos
Colonial Williamsburg Decorates for Christmas: Step-by-Step Illustrated Instructions for Christmas Decorations That You Can Make for Your Home
Directions for making forty-two beautiful decorations including an apple cone and an herb wreath. Step-by-step drawings and thirty-five color photographs show how to create each decoration at home.
By Libbey Hodges Oliver
Colonial Williamsburg is famous for the wreaths and other exterior and interior decorations that adorn its houses, shops, and exhibition buildings at Yuletide. This how-to book contains directions for making forty-two beautiful decorations including an apple cone and an herb wreath. Step-by-step drawings and thirty-five color photographs show how to create each decoration at home. 80 pp., 35 color photographs, 249 how-to drawings, 9 x 12 1981 CW No. 1933 Softbound, 15th printing 2001 ISBN 0-87935-058-X $10.95
Delightful ideas and how-tos for creating traditional and contemporary Christmas decorations in your own home.
By Susan Hight Rountree
Drawings by Elizabeth Hundley Babb
Photography by David M. Doody and Tom Green
Superb photography, descriptive text, and twenty-seven charming color drawings present ideas and how-tos for creating wreaths, cones, swags, roping, and other holiday decorations for mantels, stairways, windows, and tables. Fresh and dried plant materials are used separately or are combined in both traditional and more contemporary ways to help you create a Williamsburg Christmas in your home. 144 pp., 276 color photographs, 27 color drawings, color endleaves, 8 x 10 1991; 8th printing 2000 CW No. 241364 Hardbound ISBN 0-87935-085-7 $19.95