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Landscape Painting
Landscape Painting
Written by Mitchell Albala
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823032204
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Landscape Painting
Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice
Written by Mitchell Albala


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $35.00

Because nature is so expansive and complex, so varied in its range of light, landscape painters often have to look further and more deeply to find form and structure, value patterns, and an organized arrangement of shapes. In Landscape Painting, Mitchell Albala shares his concepts and practices for translating nature's grandeur... Read more >
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Creating Characters with Personality
Creating Characters with Personality
Written by Tom Bancroft, Introduction by Glen Keane
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823023493
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Creating Characters with Personality

Written by Tom Bancroft
Introduction by Glen Keane


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2006
Price: $19.95

From Snow White to Shrek, from Fred Flintstone to SpongeBob SquarePants, the design of a character conveys personality before a single word of dialogue is spoken. Designing Characters with Personality shows artists how to create a distinctive character, then place that character in context within a script, establish hierarchy, and maximize... Read more >
Foundations in Comic Book Art
Foundations in Comic Book Art
Written by John Paul Lowe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436964
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Foundations in Comic Book Art
SCAD Creative Essentials (Fundamental Tools and Techniques for Sequential Artists)
Written by John Paul Lowe


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $24.99

A comprehensive guide to creating and developing comic book and graphic novel art, from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), one of the world's leaders in sequential arts instruction.

Artists seeking a way to break into the exciting world of sequential art first need to master the tools, techniques, and... Read more >
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Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist
Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823047703
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Basic Anatomy for the Manga Artist
Everything You Need to Start Drawing Authentic Manga Characters
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $21.99

Manga Anatomy Like You've Never Seen It!

You know that manga faces are different from those of regular, American-style comic book characters. But did you know that manga bodies are also different? Well, they are, and Christopher Hart is here, once again, to tell you all about it in his signature accessible... Read more >
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The Rape of Europa
The Rape of Europa
Written by Lynn H. Nicholas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307739728
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The Rape of Europa
The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War
Written by Lynn H. Nicholas


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 22, 2009
Price: $13.99

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award

The real story behind the major motion picture The Monuments Men. The cast of characters includes Hitler and Goering, Gertrude Stein and Marc Chagall--not to mention works by artists from Leonardo da Vinci to Pablo Picasso. And the story told in this superbly researched... Read more >
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How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself
How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself
Written by Nita Engle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099771
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How to Make a Watercolor Paint Itself
Experimental Techniques for Achieving Realistic Effects
Written by Nita Engle


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2007
Price: $19.95

Award-winning artist Nita Engle's breakthrough approach to watercolor shows readers how to combine spontaneity and control to produce glowing, realistic paintings. Her method begins with action-filled exercises that demonstrate how to play with paint, following no rules. Subsequent step-by-step projects add planning to the mix, demonstrating how to turn loose washes... Read more >
Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible
Written by Maryanne Grebenstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099344
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Calligraphy Bible
A Complete Guide to More Than 100 Essential Projects and Techniques
Written by Maryanne Grebenstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $24.99

The Ultimate Guide to Essential Materials, Techniques, and Projects for Calligraphers
 
From ancient to modern times, the art of calligraphy has brought the written word to life, beautifying folklore, letters, poetry, and more. Embark on a journey through time, as the book examines the history of writing and its transformations. Between these... Read more >
Cartoon Cute Animals
Cartoon Cute Animals
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823085569
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Cartoon Cute Animals
How to Draw the Most Irresistible Creatures on the Planet
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $21.99

Learn the insider secrets professional cartoonists use to turn regular cartoon animals into completely cute characters
           
Warm and fuzzy characters all have that “certain something” that makes them so memorable and darling. But what exactly is it? This sought-after, ultra-cute quality is based on specific techniques that, when applied to character... Read more >
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Apollo's Angels
Apollo's Angels
Written by Jennifer Homans
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968743
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Apollo's Angels
A History of Ballet
Written by Jennifer Homans


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2011
Price: $20.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

For more than four hundred years, the art of ballet has stood at the center of Western civilization. Its traditions serve as a record of our past. Lavishly illustrated and beautifully told, Apollo’s Angels—the first cultural history of ballet ever written—is a groundbreaking work. From ballet’s origins in the Renaissance...

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Best of Both Worlds
Museums, Libraries, and Archives in the Digital Age
Written by G. Wayne Clough


Format: eBook, 78 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $0.00

Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, asks “How can we prepare ourselves to reach the generation of digital natives who bring a huge appetite—and aptitude—for the digital world?” He explains how the Smithsonian is tackling this issue in Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in a Digital Age.

Libraries...

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