Creative Crafts Using Your Computer was written specifically for the purpose of exploring the more creative side of the computer. Everything you need to know to get you started creating professional looking crafts is contained in this book. Most people who own a computer already have the necessary equipment to get started crafting at home. The intent of this book is to empower, inspire and aid you in your hobby, craft or small business enterprise. Both beginners and experienced computer users can enjoy adding to their knowledge in a fun and productive way. The instructions guide you through the printer media and paper available for crafts and hobbies; the art and craft equipment required; the manipulation of text and images on the computer, and a variety of projects to try. Choose a project, dip into the relevant sections of the book and enjoy computer crafting.
Julie Cleverly spent 16 years working in the I.T. industry during which time she undertook training courses at IBM, ICL, and Digital Computers. After taking a short break to start a family she undertook a teacher training course and completed a Certificate of Education at Portsmouth University. She currently develops, writes, and presents Information Computing Technology courses for a wide variety of clients, including schools, colleges, adult education, individuals, small groups and businesses.