Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines, including Bead & Button, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, Quilter's World and many more.

Content Includes:

  • Full Text for more than 1,500 magazines and books
  • Access to more than 720 videos
  • Over 160 hobby profiles
  • More than 3,000 recipes from various health organizations
  • A unique, dedicated user interface
  • Subjects Include: Airplanes, Amateur Astronomy, Amateur Broadcasting, Amateur/Ham Radio, Antiques, Applique, Aquarium Hobby, Artwork, Autographs, Automobiles, Aviation Enthusiast, Basketry, Batik, Beading, Beadwork, Beer & Wine Making, Bell Ringing, Bird Watching, Boating, Boats, Bookmaking, Books, Braiding, Bungee Jumping, Cake Decorating, Calligraphy, Camping, Candle Making, Canoeing & Kayaking, Card & Board Games, Card Making, Ceramics, Chinese Knotting, Cigar Enthusiast, Coins, Collage, Comic Books, Creative Lettering, Crewel Embroidery, Crochet, Cross Stitch, Cycling, Decorative Arts, Decorative Painting, Decoupage, Dioramas, Doll Making, Dolls, Drawing & Sketching, Dried Flowers, Drum Playing, Egg Art, Electronic Games, Embroidery, Ephemera, Equestrianism, Fabric Painting, Fantasy Sports, Farm Toys & Tractors, Figurines, Film, Firearms, Fishing, Flower Arranging, Framing, Genealogy, General Crafts, General Hobbies, Geocaching, Glass Work, Gourd Craft, Guitar Playing, Handwriting Analysis, Hang Gliding, Hat Making, Hiking, Home Décor, Hunting, Insect Collecting, Jewelry Making, Juggling, Kid’s Crafts, Kite Making, Knitting, Knives, Knotting, Lacemaking, Leatherworking, Macramé, Magic Enthusiast, Metalworking, Military History, Miniatures, Mosaics, Mountain Biking, Musical Instrument Making, Musical Instruments, Needlepoint, Origami, Painting, Paper Crafts, Paper Money, Papier-Mache, Pets, PEZ, Photography, Piano Playing, Polymer Clay, Potpourri, Pottery, Puppetry, Puzzles, Quilting, Radio-Controlled Vehicles, Records, Ribboncraft, Rock Climbing, Rocks, Minerals & Shells, Role-Playing Games, Rubber Stamping, Rug Hooking, Scrapbooking, Scuba Diving, Sculpting, Seasonal Crafts, Serging, Sewing, Ships, Soap Making, Social Games, Spinning, Spoons, Sports Memorabilia, Stained Glass, Stamps, Tatting, Toys, Trading Cards, Trains & Railways, Weaving, Wedding Crafts, Woodworking, Wreath Making, Yard & Tag Sales

At A Glance

Comprehensive full-text content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities