Pauline Hall Collection

The Pauline Hall Collection was established in memory of a beloved employee of the Foster Public Library who greatly enjoyed gardening, cooking, and making art/other creative endeavors/painting. We chose books that reflected her interests and would have pleased her.

The Watercolor Course You’ve Always Wanted: guided lessons for beginners and experienced artists, by Leslie Frontz




Making Color Sing: practical lessons in color and design, by Jeanne Doble





Cut Flower Garden: grow, harvest, and arrange stunning seasonal blooms
, by Erin Benzaklein with Julie Chai




Heirloom Wood: a modern guide to carving spoons, bowls, boards, and other homewares, by Max Bainbridge





Knife: Texas steakhouse meals at home, by John Tesar and Jordan McKay





In My Kitchen: a collection of new and vegetarian recipes, by Deborah Madison





A New Way to Bake: classic recipes updated with better-for-you ingredients from the modern pantry, by the editors of Martha Stewart Living




Maggie Austin Cake: artistry and techniques, by Maggie Austin





Fabio’s 30-Minute Italian: over 100 fabulous quick and easy recipes, by Fabio Viviani