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BACK TO METHUSELAH!

Back To Methuselah! (1934)

Nice footage of men thatching the roof of a country house.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 315 - PLATES BY THE THOUSAND

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 315 - Plates By The Thousand (1961)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for the...

FAIRY FILAMENTS

Fairy Filaments (1940)

Demonstrations of glassblowing, the making of fibreglass and inflammable fabric.

ROLL OUT A BARREL!

Roll Out A Barrel! (1940)

The complete process involved in making a barrel the traditional way - by...

SPRAY PICTURES!

Spray Pictures! (1930)

Pretty picture is built up by spraying paint through various stencils.

PEWTER WORK

Pewter Work (1930)

Woman demonstrates how to make embossed pewter objects.

A PHOTO NOVELTY FOR EVE

A Photo Novelty For Eve (1931)

Craft idea for women - making photograph frames.

A NEW CRAFT FOR EVE

A New Craft For Eve (1922)

Beads are made from wax and threaded onto string to make a necklace. Wax...

PHANTOM LEAVES

Phantom Leaves (1932)

Craft demonstration - how to make skeleton leaves.

CRYSTAL TREES

Crystal Trees (1933)

Pretty miniature trees are made with wire, crepe paper and wax.

WHITE AND SHAPELY - BUT ONLY SERVIETTES

White And Shapely - But Only Serviettes (1933)

Dinner party tips - how to fold serviettes into...

STENCIL PICTURES - ANOTHER NEW CRAFT FOR EVE

Stencil Pictures - Another New Craft For Eve (1933)

Demonstration of how to make stencil pictures...

PAINTINGS IN WOOD

Paintings In Wood (1935)

A look at the Austrian tradition of making pictures from pieces of coloured...

WOOD FIBRE FLOWERS

Wood Fibre Flowers (1931)

False flowers made of thin wood fibre sheets imported from Australia.

CANDLESTICKS

Candlesticks (1938)

Anthony Alexander makes candlesticks out of cotton reels.

FEATHER FLOWERS item title is ANCIENT AND MODERN

Feather Flowers Item Title Is Ancient And Modern (1939)

Young woman makes fake ornamental flowers...

MUSSEL SHELL FLOWERS item title is ANCIENT AND MODERN

Mussel Shell Flowers Item Title Is Ancient And Modern (1939)

Woman collects shells on beach and...

FLOWER POTS FROM LOGS issue title is LADIES FIRST

Flower Pots From Logs Issue Title Is Ladies First (1940)

Young woman makes rustic flower pot from...

PAINTING CHINA

Painting China (1944)

A woman paints her china with a mixture of grated sealing wax and methylated...

JEWELLERY DESIGN

Jewellery Design (1953)

Palladium jewellery is made and modelled; it quivers and twinkles at the...

KNITTING GOES GAY

Knitting Goes Gay (1945)

Knitted accessories include a fascinator, evening gloves and a jersey.

GERMAN FEDERAL CRAFT SCHOOL

German Federal Craft School (1950)

Footage of new craft school in Germany.

BASKET MAKING IN HUNGARY

Basket Making In Hungary (1960)

Old time basket making in Hungary.

MINIATURE BARREL MAKING IN HUNGARY

Miniature Barrel Making In Hungary (1968)

Craftsmen making miniature barrels in Hungary.

SILVERY ART

Silvery Art (1934)

Silversmiths at work making pretty silver frames in the village of Tamsweg, Salzburg,...

RUNNING THE GAUNTLET

Running The Gauntlet (1921)

Instructions are given for making leather gloves at home.

THE SMITH AN ARTY MAN IS HE

The Smith An Arty Man Is He (1939)

Footage of a blacksmith and his many creations, Austria.

THE PIPES OF - CLAN!

The Pipes Of - Clan! (1934)

Processes involved in making bagpipes.

IRON GATES

Iron Gates (1938)

A look at some unusual iron gates shaped like spiders' webs complete with spider and...

HOOP MAKING

Hoop Making (1939)

A short item showing how the hoops are made.

POTTERY

Pottery (1951)

David Boyd and his wife make pottery in a studio at their home in Pinner, Middlesex.

MOBILES

Mobiles (1951)

Footage of mobile decorations being made in workshop on Bruton Street, London.

ANCIENT SILVERSMITH IN AMSTERDAM TO CLOSE DOWN

Ancient Silversmith In Amsterdam To Close Down (1965)

Ancient silversmith is to close down in...

A CAMISOLE NOTE

A Camisole Note (1921)

A pretty bra is made from some handkerchiefs.

JAPANESE FLOWERS

Japanese Flowers (1955)

Japanese Flower Arranging is demonstrated.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 498 - WOODEN BYGONES, THATCHED CAR, SEA SCHOOL and...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 498 - Wooden Bygones, Thatched Car, Sea School And... (1964)

Cuts...

STRING PAINTER

String Painter (1968)

Artist Denzle Williams makes pictures with string at her home in Cobham.

M'LADY'S GARTER

M'lady's Garter (1928)

Garters are handmade from suede then a garter which secretes a tiny powder puff is...

WHY NOT THIS CREPE PAPER HAT FOR SUMMER?

Why Not This Crepe Paper Hat For Summer? (1922)

Woman makes nice hats from crepe paper.

LIFE GOES ON print

Life Goes On Print (1932)

A look at life in a Hungarian village.

LIFE GOES ON neg

Life Goes On Neg (1932)

A look at life in a Hungarian village.

THE KEEPER OF THE BEES

The Keeper Of The Bees (1933)

Footage of a beehive farm in Australia.

FORE AND AFT JEWELLERY

Fore And Aft Jewellery (1928)

Jewellery is made from elephant tusks and hair.

SERVIETTES - AS AIDS TO TABLE DECORATION

Serviettes - As Aids To Table Decoration (1927)

Techniques for folding and displaying serviettes are...

RUG MAKING

Rug Making (1930)

Craft demonstration - technique for making rugs is shown. A mother and daughter work...

FINE FEATHERS

Fine Feathers (1931)

Story about how flowers are made from feathers.

HANDBAGS BEING MADE

Handbags Being Made (1924)

Processes involved in making dainty handbags are demonstrated.

TIED DYEING - A NEW ART FOR THE HOME

Tied Dyeing - A New Art For The Home (1933)

The craft of tied dyeing is explained - woman makes a...

SHELL FLOWERS - AND HOW THEY ARRIVE

Shell Flowers - And How They Arrive (1933)

Craft of making flowers from shells is demonstrated.

THOSE HOLIDAY SNAPS

Those Holiday Snaps (1923)

Craft of Passe-Partout is demonstrated - a nice way of displaying holiday...