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Manga for the Beginner Chibis
Manga for the Beginner Chibis
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823014880
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Manga for the Beginner Chibis
Everything You Need to Start Drawing the Super-Cute Characters of Japanese Comics
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2010
Price: $21.99

The ultimate guide to creating chibis!

They populate manga with chunky bodies, oversized heads, and huge expressive eyes. They're schoolgirls and schoolboys, magical girls and mad scientists, fairies and fighter princesses, cyborgs and sci-fi secret agents, bikers and bad samurais, robots and rebel leaders. They've even got chubby pets and zany monster... 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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Learn Calligraphy
Learn Calligraphy
Written by Margaret Shepherd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767907323
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Learn Calligraphy
The Complete Book of Lettering and Design
Written by Margaret Shepherd


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2001
Price: $18.99

In an age of myriad computer fonts and instant communication, your handwriting style is increasingly a very personal creation. In this book, Margaret Shepherd, America's premier calligrapher, shows you that calligraphy is not simply a craft you can learn, but an elegant art form that you can make your own.

Calligraphy remains... Read more >
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How to Draw What You See
How to Draw What You See
Written by Rudy De Reyna
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823023752
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How to Draw What You See

Written by Rudy De Reyna


Format: Trade Paperback, 178 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1996
Price: $19.99

When it was originally published in 1970, How to Draw What You See zoomed to the top of Watson-Guptill’s best-seller list—and it has remained there ever since. “I believe that you must be able to draw things as you see them—realistically,” wrote Rudy de Reyna in his introduction. Today, generations of... Read more >
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Manga for the Beginner Shoujo
Manga for the Beginner Shoujo
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823033294
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Manga for the Beginner Shoujo
Everything You Need to Start Drawing the Most Popular Style of Japanese Comics
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $21.99

The ultimate guide to creating the most popular form of manga--shoujo!

If you’re reading this, you already love shoujo. But now you’ll be able to take the next step and actually write and draw your very own. The teen characters that populate the genre are outrageously cool, including magical girls, demon gals... Read more >
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Manga for the Beginner Kawaii
Manga for the Beginner Kawaii
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823006625
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Manga for the Beginner Kawaii
How to Draw the Supercute Characters of Japanese Comics
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $21.99

Kawaii—so cute it hurts!

You probably know this already, but the superpopular manga genre of Kawaii is everywhere! From Hello Kitty to Pokémon, these supercute Kawaii creatures are taking over. These characters are intensely cute, simple to draw, and colorfully graphic. The Kawaii genre puts its supercute stamp on a variety... Read more >
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The Manga Artist's Workbook
The Manga Artist's Workbook
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307462701
Our Price: $15.99
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The Manga Artist's Workbook
Easy-to-Follow Lessons for Creating Your Own Characters
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Non-traditional book, 160 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $15.99

Master the basics of the most popular style of cartooning with The Manga Artist's Workbook by Christopher Hart, a bestselling author in the field of art instruction. You'll learn the fundamental proportions of the manga face and figure, how to draw those large sparkling eyes, and how to create hairstyles and... Read more >
Lessons in Classical Drawing
Lessons in Classical Drawing
Written by Juliette Aristides
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823006595
Our Price: $29.99
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Lessons in Classical Drawing
Essential Techniques from Inside the Atelier
Written by Juliette Aristides


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $29.99

The practice of drawing…distilled to its essential elements.
 
In this elegant and inspiring primer, master contemporary artist and author Juliette Aristides breaks down the drawing process into small, manageable lessons; introduces time-tested principles and techniques that are easily accessible; and shares the language and context necessary to understand the artistic process and... Read more >
Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Written by Chris Solarski
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823098477
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Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Classic to Cutting-Edge Art Techniques for Winning Video Game Design
Written by Chris Solarski


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $24.99

"This book supports my own 30-year crusade to demonstrate that games are an art form that undeniably rivals traditional arts. It gives detailed explanations of game art techniques and their importance, while also highlighting their dependence on artistic aspects of game design and programming.”
 
— John Romero, co-founder of id Software and... Read more >
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Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385495578
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $29.95

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
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