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Watercolor Painting
Watercolor Painting
Written by Tom Hoffmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823006731
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Watercolor Painting
A Comprehensive Approach to Mastering the Medium
Written by Tom Hoffmann


Format: Hardcover0
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $35.00

The beauty of a watercolor painting lies in its diaphanous layers, delicate strokes, and luminous washes. However, the very features that define the beauty of the medium can make it difficult to master. This complete guide to understanding the relationships between color, value, wetness, and composition unravels the mysteries of watercolor... Read more >
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Color
Color
Written by Victoria Finlay
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812971422
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Color
A Natural History of the Palette
Written by Victoria Finlay


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: December 30, 2003
Price: $17.00

Discover the tantalizing true stories behind your favorite colors.
For example: Cleopatra used saffron—a source of the color yellow—for seduction. Extracted from an Afghan mine, the blue “ultramarine” paint used by Michelangelo was so expensive he couldn’t afford to buy it himself. Since ancient times, carmine red—still found in lipsticks and Cherry... Read more >
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Classic Human Anatomy
Classic Human Anatomy
Written by Valerie L. Winslow
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823024155
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Classic Human Anatomy
The Artist's Guide to Form, Function, and Movement
Written by Valerie L. Winslow


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2008
Price: $40.00

After more than thirty years of research and teaching, artist Valerie Winslow has compiled her unique methods of drawing human anatomy into one groundbreaking volume: Classic Human Anatomy. This long-awaited book provides simple, insightful approaches to the complex subject of human anatomy, using drawings, diagrams, and reader-friendly text. Three major sections–the... Read more >
The Lost Painting
The Lost Painting
Written by Jonathan Harr
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375759864
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The Lost Painting

Written by Jonathan Harr


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2006
Price: $16.00

An Italian village on a hilltop near the Adriatic coast, a decaying palazzo facing the sea, and in the basement, cobwebbed and dusty, lit by a single bulb, an archive unknown to scholars. Here, a young graduate student from Rome, Francesca Cappelletti, makes a discovery that inspires a search for a... Read more >
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The Artist's Guide to Drawing Animals
The Artist's Guide to Drawing Animals
Written by J.C. Amberlyn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823014231
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The Artist's Guide to Drawing Animals
How to Draw Cats, Dogs, and Other Favorite Pets
Written by J.C. Amberlyn


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $24.99

In this step-by-step how-to guide to creating classic portraits of animals in pencil and pen-and-ink, artist J. C. Amberlyn combines her love of pets and other familiar domestic creatures with her beautiful, detailed drawing style. Covering a variety of animals from dogs and cats to barnyard critters like cows and sheep and... Read more >
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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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Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy
Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823024971
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Human Anatomy Made Amazingly Easy

Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2000
Price: $19.99

From head to toe, the human form, in all its complexities, is visually simplified to such a degree in this remarkable workbook that even complete beginners will soon be able to draw accurate, well-proportioned faces and figures every time they try.

Avoiding complex charts of muscles and bones that are more... Read more >
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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 >
The Evolution of Washington, DC
The Evolution of Washington, DC
Written by James M. Goode, Commentaries by Steven Knapp, Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor, Foreword by Laura W. Bush, Introduction by John Wetenhall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588344984
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The Evolution of Washington, DC
Historical Selections from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection at the George Washington University
Written by James M. Goode
Commentaries by Steven Knapp
Epilogue by Sandra Day O'Connor
Foreword by Laura W. Bush
Introduction by John Wetenhall


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2015
Price: $40.00

The Evolution of Washington, DC is a striking volume featuring select pieces of the extraordinary collection of Washingtoniana donated by Albert H. Small to the George Washington University in 2011. It showcases treasures such as an 1860 lithograph of the equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson in front of the White House... Read more >
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The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance
Written by Alexander Lee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536592
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The Ugly Renaissance
Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
Written by Alexander Lee


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $30.00

A fascinating and counterintuitive portrait of the sordid, hidden world behind the dazzling artwork of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, and more 

Renowned as a period of cultural rebirth and artistic innovation, the Renaissance is cloaked in a unique aura of beauty and brilliance. Its very name conjures up awe-inspiring images of... Read more >
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