Form may cover such aspects as the rhyme scheme or the number of syllables per line.
These books may pique your interest and give you some insight into the old-fashioned art of making harness.
Understanding the technical side of poetry can help us when we're stuck in a rut or need to revise a verse for greater impact.
There seems to be an idea that yodeling had little history in cowboy tradition. However, this sentiment does not line up with the observations of John Lomax.
Because each line of most knitting verses corresponds to a particular movement of the needles, knitting rhymes evolved for instruction.
Here's a superb introduction to the unique chord progressions of this toe-tapping sound, geared toward the rhythm guitarist.
Before you spend any money on a mic, spend just a couple of dollars on some great information—The Beginner's Guide to Microphones by Brendan Krueger.
Getting into guitar or mandolin picking? One of the first things you will need (besides your instrument) is a good collection of picks.
Craftsy folks frequently share a do-it-yourself ethic. While it's always easier just to buy cheap, pretty yarn at the craft store, some (particularly homesteaders) prefer to create their own dyes. In fact, if you own sheep or other fiber animals, this may be a logical next step to adding value to your products. You can … Continue reading A Rainbow of Natural Dyes
Allow us to share a few tips for keeping your strings clean and at their best for as long as possible. (Hint: These tips work great for mandolin, banjo, and Dobro, too!)