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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 Artful Parent
The Artful Parent
Written by Jean Van't Hul
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309643
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The Artful Parent
Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity--Includes over 60 Art Projects for Children Ages 1 to 8
Written by Jean Van't Hul


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $21.95


Bring out your children’s creativity and imagination with more than 60 kids' art activities from the creator of www.ArtfulParent.com. 


Art making is a wonderfully fun way for young children to tap into their imagination, deepen their creativity, and explore new materials, all while strengthening their fine motor skills and developing... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534161
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

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 >
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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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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The Rape of Europa
The Rape of Europa
Written by Lynn H. Nicholas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679756866
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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: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 25, 1995
Price: $18.00

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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Little Book of Book Making
Little Book of Book Making
Written by Charlotte Rivers, Foreword by Esther K. Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770435158
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Little Book of Book Making
Timeless Techniques and Fresh Ideas for Beautiful Handmade Books
Written by Charlotte Rivers
Foreword by Esther K. Smith


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $12.99

Making books by hand has never been cooler, with this inspiring guide to 30 top bookmakers working today, plus 21 tutorials for essential techniques to make your own books.

Crafters, artists, writers, and book lovers can't resist a beautifully handbound book. Packed with wonderfully eclectic examples, this book explores the intriguing creative... Read more >
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Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters
Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823007103
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Manga for the Beginner Midnight Monsters
How to Draw Zombies, Vampires, and Other Delightfully Devious Characters of Japanese Comics
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $21.99

Using step-by-step instruction on how to draw Japanese manga and anime zombies, vampires, and monsters, best-selling author Christopher Hart teaches artists how they can create their own spooky manga characters.

With the occult running rampant in today's television, movies, and other media, it's no wonder that the scary, monstrous, and... Read more >
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What We See When We Read
What We See When We Read
Written by Peter Mendelsund
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804171649
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What We See When We Read

Written by Peter Mendelsund


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $13.99

A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader.

What do we see when we read? Did Tolstoy really describe Anna Karenina? Did Melville ever really tell us... Read more >
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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
Written by Stan Lee, Illustrated by Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Alex Ross and John Buscema
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823098453
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Stan Lee's How to Draw Superheroes
From the Legendary Co-creator of the Avengers, Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, the Fantastic Four, the X-Men, and Iron Man
Written by Stan Lee
Illustrated by Steve Ditko, Jack Kirby, Alex Ross and John Buscema


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $24.99

The third installment in comics icon Stan Lee's series showing readers how to draw some of the most exciting and dynamic superheroes of all time.

Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four, Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk, and the Avengers all share a common trait -- these hugely popular Marvel Comics superheroes were ... Read more >
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