"Eve can work wonders with a little sealing-wax - and imagination! For instance, this plain glass vase - "
C/U of woman melting a stick of sealing wax over a burner then paints it onto the glass. The wax is then heated again and another contrasting colour is added. "The heat works the wax...
Craft demonstration - boxes and trays are made from papier-mâché.
Various processes involved in making ornate swords are illustrated.
A group of women make groovy textiles at the Hampstead Garden Suburbs Institute.
Two Australian women making artificial flowers out of seeds, fruits, nuts and sewed.
Shop that sells model theatres made from paper, we see elderly women making them.
Japanese scenes focusing on the making of parasols, artificial flowers and wooden shoes.
Travelogue style film showing life in Hanoi - food, work, crafts etc.
Good documentary showing work in the Gestetner factory in Tottenham. c. 1927
Nice item about schoolgirls who are learning dressmaking and hairdressing.
Woman demonstrates how to make embossed pewter objects.
Processes involved in making tennis rackets - from raw timber to tennis court.
Copper plate is engraved by an artist - engravings are presented.
Art show in public house in Tooting Broadway, London.
Craft demonstration by Mrs Francis-Lewis. She makes Renasco Work boxes.
A woman artist makes wax miniatures of children.
Artists' model Thelma Gibson poses while the artists baby-sit her toddler son, Raymond.
Good footage of city of Benares ( Varanasi ) on the Ganges River in India.
Woman paints a road sign to hang in Truro, Cornwall.
Film which shows the craft of making "cameos" - fashion accessories for the hair and waist.
Processes involved in making cameos in Torre del Greco, Italy.
Contrasting modern carpets of the mid 1950s with those of an earlier age - nice domestic interiors.
Absolutely wonderful sexy statues made by Bernard Jepson for his garden - astounding!
Processes involved in making Toby Jugs - Long John Silver is model focused upon.
Fishermen in Italy, Hungarian writer in a caravan and the latest fashions for evening gowns.