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Contemporary Drawing
Contemporary Drawing
Written by Margaret Davidson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823027187
Our Price: $18.99
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Contemporary Drawing
Key Concepts and Techniques
Written by Margaret Davidson


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $18.99

Drawing is experiencing an unparalleled surge in the art world. Passé notions that once defined drawing as being a preparatory stage for painting or sculpture have long since been cast aside. Drawing is now fully recognized as its own art form—in the biennials, art fairs, museum exhibitions, and beyond. Drawing has... Read more >
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Learn World Calligraphy
Learn World Calligraphy
Written by Margaret Shepherd
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823082308
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Learn World Calligraphy
Discover African, Arabic, Chinese, Ethiopic, Greek, Hebrew, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Russian, Thai, Tibetan Calligraphy, and Beyond
Written by Margaret Shepherd


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

Learn World Calligraphy has something for everyone. Whether you want scholarly insight, artistic inspiration, classroom projects, or a theme for your next party, this comprehensive, unparalleled full-color book will guide you on a virtual trip around the globe. Covering nearly all of the world’s writing systems—from African to Arabic, Chinese to... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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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Storyboarding Essentials
Storyboarding Essentials
Written by David Harland Rousseau and Benjamin Reid Phillips
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385345590
Our Price: $15.99
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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: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $15.99

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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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

Create Classic Portraits of Favorite Pets
The Artist’s Guide to Drawing Animals continues the rich tradition of animals in art. In this step-by-step guide to rendering your favorite animals in pencil and pen-and-ink, J. C. Amberlyn combines her love of pets and other familiar domestic creatures with her beautiful, detailed drawing style... 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: eBook
ISBN: 9780823014248
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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: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.99

Create Classic Portraits of Favorite Pets
The Artist’s Guide to Drawing Animals continues the rich tradition of animals in art. In this step-by-step guide to rendering your favorite animals in pencil and pen-and-ink, J. C. Amberlyn combines her love of pets and other familiar domestic creatures with her beautiful, detailed drawing style... Read more >
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Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Written by Chris Solarski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823098484
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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: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $15.99

"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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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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The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
Written by Gary Faigin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307786463
Our Price: $16.99
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression

Written by Gary Faigin


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $16.99

Artists love this book, the definitive guide to capturing facial expressions. In a carefully organized, easy-to-use format, author Gary Faigin shows readers the expressions created by individual facial muscles, then draws them together in a section devoted to the six basic human emotions: sadness, anger, joy, fear, disgust, and surprise. Each... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Learn World Calligraphy
Learn World Calligraphy
Written by Margaret Shepherd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823033461
Our Price: $24.99
 Quantity: 1 
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Learn World Calligraphy
Discover African, Arabic, Chinese, Ethiopic, Greek, Hebrew, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Russian, Thai, Tibetan Calligraphy, and Beyond
Written by Margaret Shepherd


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $24.99

Learn World Calligraphy has something for everyone. Whether you want scholarly insight, artistic inspiration, classroom projects, or a theme for your next party, this comprehensive, unparalleled full-color book will guide you on a virtual trip around the globe. Covering nearly all of the world’s writing systems—from African to Arabic, Chinese to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Contemporary Drawing
Contemporary Drawing
Written by Margaret Davidson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823033157
Our Price: $35.00
 Quantity: 1 
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Contemporary Drawing
Key Concepts and Techniques
Written by Margaret Davidson


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $35.00

Drawing is experiencing an unparalleled surge in the art world. Passé notions that once defined drawing as being a preparatory stage for painting or sculpture have long since been cast aside. Drawing is now fully recognized as its own art form—in the biennials, art fairs, museum exhibitions, and beyond. Drawing has... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
Written by Gary Faigin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823004324
Our Price: $24.95
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression

Written by Gary Faigin


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2008
Price: $24.95

Artists love this book, the definitive guide to capturing facial expressions. In a carefully organized, easy-to-use format, author Gary Faigin shows readers the expressions created by individual facial muscles, then draws them together in a section devoted to the six basic human emotions: sadness, anger, joy, fear, disgust, and surprise. Each... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Facial Expressions Babies to Teens
Facial Expressions Babies to Teens
Written by Mark Simon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823096152
Our Price: $21.95
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Facial Expressions Babies to Teens
A Visual Reference for Artists
Written by Mark Simon


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2008
Price: $21.95

Babies are so unpredictable. You put them down in one place, you never know if they’ll be there when you come back. And don’t even get us started on kids and teens. Artists have it particularly rough with volatile young people, because their facial expressions are just as fleeting. Happy one... Read more >
The Nude Female Figure
The Nude Female Figure
Written by Mark Edward Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099917
Our Price: $29.95
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The Nude Female Figure
A Visual Reference for the Artist
Written by Mark Edward Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2007
Price: $29.95

More than two hundred full-color photos of women in motion and at rest


Standing. Seated. Reclining. Kneeling. Bending. Crouching. Running. World-renowned photographer
Mark Edward Smith has captured women of every age and form in every type of movement, then gathered his striking, unusual images into The Nude Female Figure. An indispensable reference for
artists... Read more >
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