Crafts

These are Shell Book titles in English relating to crafts.

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A Bottle-top Fish Scaler
 26 Downloads
 487.1 KB
 15-May-2020

This is a very simple way of making a tool to scrape the scales off a fish before cooking. It just needs a piece of wood and some bottle tops.

Smoking Fish
 22 Downloads
 498.13 KB
 21-May-2020

Fish can be preserved for a few days by smoking it. It can then be eaten at home or sold in the market.

A Useful Fly Trap
 23 Downloads
 737.61 KB
 21-May-2020

How to make a fly trap for the home from two plastic bottles.

Preserving Food in Hot Climates
 20 Downloads
 1.16 MB
 21-May-2020

Two simple methods of keeping food cool and so prolonging its safe life.

Preserve your Food by Drying
 24 Downloads
 1.63 MB
 21-May-2020

A tent drier can be used to dry fruit and vegetables in the heat of the sun.

Making Jam
 18 Downloads
 759.3 KB
 22-May-2020

A general method of making jam from fruit with a recipe for melon and pineapple jam.

First Steps in Knitting
 29 Downloads
 2.24 MB
 22-May-2020

The first part of this book describes simple knitting methods. More difficult stitches are described at the end of the book.

Protection from Lightning
 21 Downloads
 1.09 MB
 22-May-2020

Advice on how to protect buildings from lightning strikes.

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