The Great Create-CF Books Publications: Down Under. You will gather helpful nudgings to stir up your creativity and stoke your imagination. Christi's humorous and warm writing style makes this book part project, part travelogue and all fun! Techniques that you will learn include adding beads, stones and crystals to your designs, simple caning, color, mixing, stylizing and surface treatments. This book contains many projects with detailed instructions and images. Author: Christi Friesen. Softcover, 47 pages. Published Year 2008. ISBN 978-0-9802314-0-3. Made in USA.