Have your cake and eat it
Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

Have Your Cake and Eat It with Mich Turner

Known as the 'Queen of Couture Cakes', Mich Turner has created stunning cakes for many a celebrity. Having started at the age of 17, she has now baked over 10,000 cakes including those for Her Majesty The Queen, Madonna and Pierce Brosnan, Read More

ahoy, The Joy of Lettering
Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

Coastal Hand Lettering

Ahoy coastal lovers!  Do you want to bring your love of the ocean into your home or maybe give it as a gift? The Joy of Lettering shows you how to master many different type styles, including coastal lettering. Coastal lettering Read More

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Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

How to Make Your Own Vanilla Extract

Making your own extracts and bitters is way easier than you think. It only takes two ingredients to make a delicious vanilla extract that you can use in all your favorite baked goods. Check out this fantastic recipe for how to make your own Read More

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Quarto Homes
Quarto Homes

How to Prune Evergreen Trees in Early Spring

Early spring can bring with it a rush of activity in the garden, preparing for the season’s approaching warmth and new growth, and it can be easy to focus only on the new sprouts, shoots, and blossoms out there. Authors Liz Ball and George Read More

Discovery launched on the first of its thirty-nine missions on August 30, 1984, with a six-person crew ready to deploy three communications satellites and conduct science experiments. Photo: NASA
Quarto Explores
Quarto Explores

Space Shuttle Discovery

The Space Shuttle came into being in the 1970s as the answer to two questions: “What should the United States do in space after sending men to the Moon?” and “How can the United States continue putting people in space at a lower cost than Read More

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Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

Healthy Ingredient Substitutions

A lot of the time, the meals that we love could be greatly improved by swapping some ingredients for healthier alternatives. But it can be tough to tell what could really make the difference and still achieve the desired flavor. Luckily for Read More

rabbit 6, The 1-Minute Artist
Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

Got A Minute? Draw this Rabbit!

Think you can't draw? Give this minute tutorial a try! The 1-Minute Artist shows you how little time it takes to open ourselves up to creativity and quickly draw a frog, rabbit and many more cartoons. Follow along to see how to draw a Read More

GrainFreePeanutChickenLettuceCups
Quarto Cooks
Quarto Cooks

Grain-Free Peanut and Chicken Lettuce Cups

Perfect for a quick and easy meal, these tasty chicken lettuce cups from The Best Grain-Free Family Meals on the Planet are bound to become a new family-favorite. Grain-Free Peanut and Chicken Lettuce Cups * DAIRY-FREE * EGG-FREE * Read More

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Quarto Homes
Quarto Homes

How to Grow a Crystal Garden at Home

Learn how to make your own crystal garden using just a few common materials (and some safety goggles), thanks to the Mother Earth News Almanac. Wear safety goggles. Get yourself a brick, cover with a cloth—so the fragments won’t Read More

waterscape-finished, Oil and Acrylic
Quarto Creates
Quarto Creates

How to Capture Natural Texture in Your Painting

Paint color, application, and brush choice all play a role in creating, or suggesting, texture. Oil and Acrylic shows you how to capture natural textures using basic techniques. Here are a few of our favorites: Start with a Read More

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Quarto Drives
Quarto Drives

Route 66 Barn Find Road Trip

Historic highway Route 66, traveling 2,451 miles from just outside Chicago to Santa Monica, will forever be cemented in Americana. Many have traveled the road in a quest for adventure, seeking out the most interesting sights, restaurants Read More