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xx   FRUIT

Apple with a secret. Turned wooden apples have a secret compartment.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #14 May-Jun 1990 pg. 52

Fruits of the Season. Three techniques to create fanciful fruits. (1) Della Robbia wreath. Artificial pine wreath is decorated with fruits made from twisted satin ribbon. (2) Rag fruit. Styrofoam shapes are covered with strips of cotton fabrics. (3) Papier-mache fruit.
CRAFTS Jan 1993 (v.16#1) pg. 74

Overstuffed fruit. Make large, stuffed, fabric representations of a strawberry, pumpkin and pear. Use as centerpieces and decorations.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #94 Aug 1983 (v.8#10) pg. 30

How to make artificial strawberries from old nylon hose, plaster of Paris and paint.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1977 (v.8#6) pg. 33

How to make colorful marzipan fruits (apples, strawberries, cherries, peaches, bananas, oranges, grapes, leaves). Includes instructions for mounting on a cone to make a 12" Christmas tree.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1980 (v.11#9) pg. 60

Tip on making miniature watermelon slices.
DOLLHOUSE MINIATURES Nov 1999 (v.29#11) pg. 62

Fabric fruits for a kitchen centerpiece. Patterns for banana, apple, orange, and grapes.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 1 1980 (v.93#15) pg. 69, 137

Stitched, stuffed and crocheted vegetables and fruits for plaques, shadow boxes, and conversation pieces. Instructions for cauliflower, apple, asparagus, carrots, tomato, scallions, pea pod, yellow wax beans, watermelon, mushrooms, strawberries, a blueberry pie and grape jam.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING NEEDLECRAFT Spring-Summer 1979 pg. 54, 119

Wooden fruit made on a lathe.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #428 Jan 1964 (v.60) pg. 104

"Strawberry Basket" is made from felt and filled with felt berries, leaves and blossoms.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1986 (v.9#3) pg. 13, 24, 38

Tip on getting the dimpled skin terxture onto miniature oranges made from Fimo.
NUTSHELL NEWS Nov 1991 (v.21#11) pg. 123

Loom-woven baskets. Includes instructions for weaving a basket that is shaped by pulling warp threads. Also includes instructions for weaving fruit and vegetables: an ear of corn, a green pepper, an apple, an avocado, a grapefruit and a stringbean.
WEAVER'S JOURNAL #40 Spring 1986 (v.10#4) pg. 37

Improve the realism of turned wooden apples and pears by using dried poppy heads to represent the fruit tails.
WOODTURNING #75 May 1999 pg. 83

Bowl of wooden fruit. How to lathe turn apple and pear shapes from wood.
WOODTURNING #78 Aug 1999 pg. 13

Bowl of wooden fruit. How to lathe turn lemon and plum shapes from wood.
WOODTURNING #79 Sep 1999 pg. 58

Bowl of wooden fruit. How to lathe turn cherry and grape shapes from wood. The grapes are attached to an artificial stem and the cherries are fitted with stems for extra realism.
WOODTURNING #80 Oct 1999 pg. 75

Bowl of wooden fruit. Making wooden bananas.
WOODTURNING #81 Nov 1999 pg. 51

Bowl of wooden fruit. Turning an pomegranate.
WOODTURNING #82 Dec 1999 pg. 93

Small turning on spindles. Production techniques for quickly turning small craft items (wooden beads, knife handles, fruit shapes, light pulls, earrings) between the centers of a lathe.
WOODWORKER Jan 1992 (v.96#1) pg. 62