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Daily Painting
Daily Painting
Written by Carol Marine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770435332
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Daily Painting
Paint Small and Often To Become a More Creative, Productive, and Successful Artist
Written by Carol Marine


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $22.99

A unique system for jump-starting artistic creativity, encouraging experimentation and growth, and increasing sales for artists of all levels, from novices to professionals.
 

Do you want to bring the joy back into your art?

Have you landed in a frustrating rut? Are you having trouble selling paintings in galleries, getting bogged... Read more >
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Daily Painting
Daily Painting
Written by Carol Marine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770435349
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Daily Painting
Paint Small and Often To Become a More Creative, Productive, and Successful Artist
Written by Carol Marine


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $13.99

A unique system for jump-starting artistic creativity, encouraging experimentation and growth, and increasing sales for artists of all levels, from novices to professionals.
 

Do you want to bring the joy back into your art?

Have you landed in a frustrating rut? Are you having trouble selling paintings in galleries, getting bogged... Read more >
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Pastel Painting Atelier
Pastel Painting Atelier
Written by Ellen Eagle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823008414
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Pastel Painting Atelier
Essential Lessons in Techniques, Practices, and Materials
Written by Ellen Eagle


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $35.00

Revel in the luminous and vibrant qualities of pastel with Ellen Eagle’s essential course in the history, techniques, and practices of the medium. In this comprehensive yet intimate guide, Eagle explores pastel’s rich but relatively unexamined past, reveals her own personal influences and approaches, and guides you toward the discovery and...

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Pastel Painting Atelier
Pastel Painting Atelier
Written by Ellen Eagle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008421
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Pastel Painting Atelier
Essential Lessons in Techniques, Practices, and Materials
Written by Ellen Eagle


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $18.99

Revel in the luminous and vibrant qualities of pastel with Ellen Eagle’s essential course in the history, techniques, and practices of the medium. In this comprehensive yet intimate guide, Eagle explores pastel’s rich but relatively unexamined past, reveals her own personal influences and approaches, and guides you toward the discovery and...

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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: Hardcover
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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Watercolor Painting
Watercolor Painting
Written by Tom Hoffmann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823006748
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Watercolor Painting
A Comprehensive Approach to Mastering the Medium
Written by Tom Hoffmann


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $17.99

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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Van Gogh
Van Gogh
Written by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375758973
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Van Gogh
The Life
Written by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 976 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $25.00

Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith, who galvanized readers with their Pulitzer Prize–winning biography of Jackson Pollock, have written another tour de force—an exquisitely detailed, compellingly readable portrait of Vincent van Gogh. Working with the full cooperation of the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Naifeh and Smith have accessed a wealth... Read more >
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Always Looking
Always Looking
Written by John Updike, Edited by Christopher Carduff
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957306
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Always Looking
Essays on Art
Written by John Updike
Edited by Christopher Carduff


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $45.00

In this posthumous collection of John Updike’s art writings, a companion volume to the acclaimed Just Looking (1989) and Still Looking (2005), readers are again treated to “remarkably elegant essays” (Newsday) in which “the psychological concerns of the novelist drive the eye from work to work until a deep understanding of...

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Always Looking
Always Looking
Written by John Updike, Edited by Christopher Carduff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961839
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Always Looking
Essays on Art
Written by John Updike
Edited by Christopher Carduff


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $35.99

In this posthumous collection of John Updike’s art writings, a companion volume to the acclaimed Just Looking (1989) and Still Looking (2005), readers are again treated to “remarkably elegant essays” (Newsday) in which “the psychological concerns of the novelist drive the eye from work to work until a deep understanding of...

Read more >
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Digital Painting for the Complete Beginner
Digital Painting for the Complete Beginner
Written by Carlyn Beccia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099368
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Digital Painting for the Complete Beginner

Written by Carlyn Beccia


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $24.99

Master the tools and techniques of this exciting, contemporary medium
 
How can you create stunning artwork that combines the traditions of conventional media with the marvelous opportunities of digital painting programs?
 
With Digital Painting for the Complete Beginner, learn the techniques of digital painting to unleash the endless possibilities for this unique medium... Read more >
Classical Painting Atelier
Classical Painting Atelier
Written by Juliette Aristides
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008360
Our Price: $16.99
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Classical Painting Atelier
A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Studio Practice
Written by Juliette Aristides


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $16.99

Want to paint more like Manet and less like Jackson Pollock?


Students of art hailed Classical Drawing Atelier, Juliette Aristides’s first book, as a dynamic return to the atelier educational model. Ateliers, popular in the nineteenth century, teach emerging artists by pairing them with a master artist over a period of years... Read more >
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Landscape Painting
Landscape Painting
Written by Mitchell Albala
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008346
Our Price: $20.99
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Landscape Painting
Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice
Written by Mitchell Albala


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $20.99

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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Portrait Painting Atelier
Portrait Painting Atelier
Written by Suzanne Brooker, Foreword by Domenic Cretara
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008353
Our Price: $18.99
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Portrait Painting Atelier
Old Master Techniques and Contemporary Applications
Written by Suzanne Brooker
Foreword by Domenic Cretara


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $18.99

The art of portraiture approached its apex during the sixteenth century in Europe with the discovery of oil painting when the old masters developed and refined techniques that remain unsurpassed to this day. The ascendance of nonrepresentational art in the middle of the twentieth century displaced these venerable skills, especially in... Read more >
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Van Gogh
Van Gogh
Written by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588360472
Our Price: $15.99
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Van Gogh
The Life
Written by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith


Format: eBook, 976 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $15.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith galvanized readers with their astonishing Jackson Pollock: An American Saga, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for biography, a book acclaimed for its miraculous research and overwhelming narrative power. Now Naifeh and Smith have written another tour de force—an exquisitely detailed, compellingly readable... Read more >
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All One Horse

Written by Breyten Breytenbach


Format: eBook, 115 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $20.00

All One Horse is a marvel-filled journey through Breyten Breytenbach’s kaleidoscopic imagination. The electrifying colors and penetrating images of his paintings converse with his lyrical and satirical dream-fables. These visions and parables emerge from a mélange of cultures and traditions: African and Eastern thought, the spirit world, and the spheres of... Read more >
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Grant Wood
Grant Wood
Written by R. Tripp Evans
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307266293
Our Price: $37.50
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Grant Wood
A Life
Written by R. Tripp Evans


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $37.50

He claimed to be “the plainest kind of fellow you can find. There isn’t a single thing I’ve done, or experienced,” said Grant Wood, “that’s been even the least bit exciting.”

Wood was one of America’s most famous regionalist painters; to love his work was the equivalent of loving America itself... Read more >
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Grant Wood
Grant Wood
Written by R. Tripp Evans
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307594334
Our Price: $19.99
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Grant Wood
A Life
Written by R. Tripp Evans


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $19.99

He claimed to be “the plainest kind of fellow you can find. There isn’t a single thing I’ve done, or experienced,” said Grant Wood, “that’s been even the least bit exciting.”

Wood was one of America’s most famous regionalist painters; to love his work was the equivalent of loving America itself... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Portrait Painting Atelier
Portrait Painting Atelier
Written by Suzanne Brooker, Foreword by Domenic Cretara
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823099276
Our Price: $35.00
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Portrait Painting Atelier
Old Master Techniques and Contemporary Applications
Written by Suzanne Brooker
Foreword by Domenic Cretara


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $35.00

The art of portraiture approached its apex during the sixteenth century in Europe with the discovery of oil painting when the old masters developed and refined techniques that remain unsurpassed to this day. The ascendance of nonrepresentational art in the middle of the twentieth century displaced these venerable skills, especially in... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Landscape Painting
Landscape Painting
Written by Mitchell Albala
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823032204
Our Price: $35.00
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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 >
Also available as an eBook.
Painting for the Absolute and Utter Beginner
Painting for the Absolute and Utter Beginner
Written by Claire Watson Garcia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099474
Our Price: $21.99
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Painting for the Absolute and Utter Beginner

Written by Claire Watson Garcia


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $21.99

Based on the author’s successful courses and workshops, Painting for the Absolute and Utter Beginner really does start at the beginning, helping new painters find "what works" while providing information on all the necessary tools, tips, and techniques they’ll need to create a representational painting.

The chapters follow a progressive sequence... Read more >
Large Art in Small Places
Large Art in Small Places
Written by Kevin Bruce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580088800
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Large Art in Small Places
Discovering the California Mural Towns
Written by Kevin Bruce


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $24.95

A Colorful Journey throughSmall Towns with Epic Art
 
In the 1930s, film star (and part Cherokee) Will Rogers would come to Bishop, California, and buy the Native American children ice cream at the local pharmacy soda fountain, at a time when they weren't allowed inside. Today, a mural on the town's modern-day... Read more >
Painting the Impressionist Landscape
Painting the Impressionist Landscape
Written by Lois Griffel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823095193
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Painting the Impressionist Landscape
Lessons in Interpreting Light and Color
Written by Lois Griffel


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $24.95

Master Impressionism with an art-instruction classic. Impressionism has inspired generations of American artists. And no one has done more for the cause of American Impressionism than Charles Hawthorne, the founder of the Cape Cod School of Art. In Painting the Impressionist Landscape, author and artist Lois Griffel explores Hawthorne’s theories about... Read more >
Watermedia Painting with Stephen Quiller
Watermedia Painting with Stephen Quiller
Written by Stephen Quiller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823096886
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Watermedia Painting with Stephen Quiller
The Complete Guide to Working in Watercolor, Acrylics, Gouache, and Casein
Written by Stephen Quiller


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $24.95

Inspiring ideas from one of the world’s great art teachers



• Top author—more than 100,000 books sold worldwide


• Solid instruction from a watermedia expert


• Tips and techniques for developing a personal style and vision



Join renowned artist Stephen Quiller, the creator of the famous Quiller Wheel, the Quiller Palette, and the Quiller lines... Read more >
All One Horse
All One Horse
Written by Breyten Breytenbach
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780979333071
Our Price: $20.00
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All One Horse

Written by Breyten Breytenbach


Format: Trade Paperback, 115 pages
On Sale: August 22, 2008
Price: $20.00

All One Horse is a marvel-filled journey through Breyten Breytenbach’s kaleidoscopic imagination. The electrifying colors and penetrating images of his paintings converse with his lyrical and satirical dream-fables. These visions and parables emerge from a mélange of cultures and traditions: African and Eastern thought, the spirit world, and the spheres of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Classical Painting Atelier
Classical Painting Atelier
Written by Juliette Aristides
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823006588
Our Price: $35.00
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Classical Painting Atelier
A Contemporary Guide to Traditional Studio Practice
Written by Juliette Aristides


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $35.00

Want to paint more like Manet and less like Jackson Pollock?


Students of art hailed Classical Drawing Atelier, Juliette Aristides’s first book, as a dynamic return to the atelier educational model. Ateliers, popular in the nineteenth century, teach emerging artists by pairing them with a master artist over a period of years... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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