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Botanical Drawing in Color
Botanical Drawing in Color
Written by Wendy Hollender
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823007066
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Botanical Drawing in Color
A Basic Guide to Mastering Realistic Form and Naturalistic Color
Written by Wendy Hollender


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: July 20, 2010
Price: $24.99

Botanical Drawing In Color offers a thorough immersion into the world of scientifically accurate, three-dimensional, and artistically rendered natural illustration. Whether you’re just broaching this unique skill or are already an expert, these step-by-step instructions are an invaluable reference guide, written by one of the nation’s leading experts in the field... Read more >
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 >
The Science Delusion
The Science Delusion
Written by Curtis White
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193908
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The Science Delusion
Asking the Big Questions in a Culture of Easy Answers
Written by Curtis White


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

One of our most brilliant social critics—and the author of the bestselling The Middle Mind—presents a scathing critique of the “delusions” of science alongside a rousing defense of the role of art and philosophy in our culture

The so-called new atheists, most famously Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens, made a splash in the... Read more >
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Art Of Japanese Joinery
Art Of Japanese Joinery
Written by Kiyosi Seike
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780834815162
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Art Of Japanese Joinery

Written by Kiyosi Seike


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1977
Price: $24.95

This lively introduction to Japanese joinery not only delves lovingly into the unique history and development of Japanese carpentry, but also reveals many secrets of Japanese joinery. Presenting 48 joints, selected from among the several hundred known and used today, this visually exciting book will please anyone who has ever been... Read more >
Storyboarding Essentials
Storyboarding Essentials
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770436940
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Storyboarding Essentials
SCAD Creative Essentials (How to Translate Your Story to the Screen for Film, TV, and Other Media)
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $24.99

A comprehensive guide to visual storytelling from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), one of the world's leaders in sequential arts instruction. Storyboarding is the process of graphically organizing a project--a motion picture, animation, motion graphic, or interactive media sequence--in order to translate artists' ideas from story to screen. Whether... Read more >
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Urban Watercolor Sketching
Urban Watercolor Sketching
Written by Felix Scheinberger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770435240
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Urban Watercolor Sketching
A Guide to Drawing, Painting, and Storytelling in Color
Written by Felix Scheinberger


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $13.99

A guide that shows painters, drawers, doodlers, and urban sketchers how to bring their drawings to life with colorful, bold, yet accessible painting methods.

Watercolor sketching is a rapidly emerging technique that enlivens sketches done in pen or pencil with the expressive washes, glazes, and luminous hues of watercolor . This lushly... Read more >
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
Written by Anthony Ryder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823003037
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Figure Drawing
A Contemporary Perspective On the Classical Tradition
Written by Anthony Ryder


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1999
Price: $24.99

Many of us want to learn “how to draw.” But as artist Anthony Ryder explains, it’s much more important to learn what to draw. In other words, to observe and draw what we actually see, rather than what we think we see. When it comes to drawing the human figure, this... Read more >
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Kurt Vonnegut Drawings
Kurt Vonnegut Drawings
Written by Nanette Vonnegut, Contribution by Peter Reed and Kurt Vonnegut
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933773
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Kurt Vonnegut Drawings

Written by Nanette Vonnegut
Contribution by Peter Reed and Kurt Vonnegut


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $40.00

Those who know Kurt Vonnegut as one of America's most beloved and
influential writers will be surprised and delighted to discover that he was also a
gifted graphic artist. This book brings together the finest examples of his funny,
strange, and moving drawings in an inexpensive, beautifully produced gift
volume for... Read more >
Glittering Images
Glittering Images
Written by Camille Paglia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307278029
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Glittering Images
A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars
Written by Camille Paglia


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $18.95

Modern life is a sea of images. With so much visual data bombarding us—from personal devices to mass media—our brains must rapidly adapt to make sense of it all. Here to guide us is America's premier intellectual provocateur, Camille Paglia.
   In these pages, Paglia returns to the subject that made her famous...

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Words for Pictures
Words for Pictures
Written by Brian Michael Bendis, Foreword by Joe Quesada
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770434366
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Words for Pictures
The Art and Business of Writing Comics and Graphic Novels
Written by Brian Michael Bendis
Foreword by Joe Quesada


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $14.99

Best-selling Marvel Comics writer Brian Michael Bendis reveals the comic book writing secrets behind his work on The Avengers, Ultimate Spider-Man, All-New X-Men, and more.

Arguably the most popular writer in modern comics, Brian Michael Bendis shares the tools and techniques he uses to create some of the most popular comic book... Read more >
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