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6 edition of Crafts for the very disabled and handicapped found in the catalog.

Crafts for the very disabled and handicapped

Jane G. Cohen

Crafts for the very disabled and handicapped

for all ages

by Jane G. Cohen

  • 252 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Handicraft,
  • People with disabilities -- Recreation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 205.

    Statementby Jane G. Kay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT157 .K38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4536046M
    ISBN 100398036616
    LC Control Number77001914

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This book has 33 knit projects. These include classic small knit projects such as hats, mittens or gloves, a scarf with mittens, socks and larger projects such as vests, sweaters, a wrap skirt, a shawl and a shrug.4/5(1). - Explore Lisa Cameron's board "Crafts for Adults with Developmental Disabilities" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about crafts, art for kids, fun crafts pins. The best thing about keeping people with disabilities occupied with crafts is that you give them an opportunity to create something new. This in turn helps build their morale and zeal to live a fun-filled life.

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