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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
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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 >
Calligraphy Bible
Calligraphy Bible
Written by Maryanne Grebenstein
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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 Artist's Guide to Drawing the Clothed Figure
The Artist's Guide to Drawing the Clothed Figure
Written by Michael Massen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823001194
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The Artist's Guide to Drawing the Clothed Figure
A Complete Resource on Rendering Clothing and Drapery
Written by Michael Massen


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $35.00

In order to effectively draw clothing and drapery, an artist must recognize the basic shapes of clothing and how the principles of physics act upon those shapes.
            Beginning with the basic shapes of clothing and the anatomy of folds, and progressing to final rendering techniques of both sculpted and loose... Read more >
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The Artist's Guide to Drawing the Clothed Figure
The Artist's Guide to Drawing the Clothed Figure
Written by Michael Massen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823001200
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The Artist's Guide to Drawing the Clothed Figure
A Complete Resource on Rendering Clothing and Drapery
Written by Michael Massen


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $20.99

In order to effectively draw clothing and drapery, an artist must recognize the basic shapes of clothing and how the principles of physics act upon those shapes.
            Beginning with the basic shapes of clothing and the anatomy of folds, and progressing to final rendering techniques of both sculpted and loose... Read more >
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Lessons in Classical Drawing
Lessons in Classical Drawing
Written by Juliette Aristides
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823006595
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Lessons in Classical Drawing
Essential Techniques from Inside the Atelier
Written by Juliette Aristides


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $29.99

The practice of drawing…distilled to its essential elements.
 
In this elegant and inspiring primer, master contemporary artist and author Juliette Aristides breaks down the drawing process into small, manageable lessons; introduces time-tested principles and techniques that are easily accessible; and shares the language and context necessary to understand the artistic process and... Read more >
Portrait Painting Atelier
Portrait Painting Atelier
Written by Suzanne Brooker, Foreword by Domenic Cretara
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008353
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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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Facial Expressions
Facial Expressions
Written by Mark Simon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008315
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Facial Expressions
A Visual Reference for Artists
Written by Mark Simon


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2011
Price: $16.99

All artists are tired of persuading their nearest and dearest to look sad…look glad…look mad…madder…no, even madder…okay, hold it. For those artists (and their long-suffering friends), here is the best book ever. Facial Expressions includes more than 2,500 photographs of 50 faces—men and women of a variety of ages, shapes, sizes... Read more >
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How to Draw Chiller Monsters, Werewolves, Vampires, and Zombies
How to Draw Chiller Monsters, Werewolves, Vampires, and Zombies
Written by J. David Spurlock, Foreword by Rob Zombie
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ISBN: 9780823095346
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How to Draw Chiller Monsters, Werewolves, Vampires, and Zombies

Written by J. David Spurlock
Foreword by Rob Zombie


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $13.99

From movies to comics to graphic novels, monsters and their ilk tap into the terror that lurks in the darkest regions of the human collective unconscious. Enduringly popular characters, from vampires to zombies, provide an exciting challenge and appeal to comics and animation artists. How to Draw Chiller Monsters, Werewolves, Vampires... Read more >
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Digital Art Revolution
Digital Art Revolution
Written by Scott Ligon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008339
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Digital Art Revolution

Written by Scott Ligon


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $19.99

There’s no question that applications like Photoshop have changed the art world forever. Master digital artists already use these tools to create masterpieces that stretch the limits of the imagination—but you don’t have to be a master to create your own digital art.

Whether you’re a beginner who’s never picked up... Read more >
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Color for Painters
Color for Painters
Written by Al Gury
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099306
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Color for Painters
A Guide to Traditions and Practice
Written by Al Gury


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $24.99

Mastering Color: A Practical Approach
 
Adding color to any canvas is both art and science. In fact, it’s a discipline that can be explored and learned through the practical application of techniques that Al Gury has developed during his nearly 30 years of teaching at America’s first fine arts institution, the Pennsylvania... Read more >
Pop Sculpture
Pop Sculpture
Written by Tim Bruckner, Zach Oat and Ruben Procopio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823095223
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Pop Sculpture
How to Create Action Figures and Collectible Statues
Written by Tim Bruckner, Zach Oat and Ruben Procopio


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $29.99

Sculpt toys and collectibles with modern-day tools, techniques and applications used by today’s top industry professionals
 
Ever since a 12-inch G.I. Joe took toy soldiers to a whole new level by giving them the ability to pose via moveable parts, as well as interchangeable clothing and accessories, the business of creating pop... Read more >
Still Life Painting Atelier
Still Life Painting Atelier
Written by Michael Friel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823034086
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Still Life Painting Atelier
An Introduction to Oil Painting
Written by Michael Friel


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2010
Price: $35.00

The equivalent of a foundation course in traditional oil painting for beginning to intermediate level artists, this in-depth book uses the still life as a practical way to master oil techniques. The still life is a practical, forgiving genre as it does not require the likeness of a portrait or the... Read more >
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Encaustic Art
Encaustic Art
Written by Lissa Rankin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099283
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Encaustic Art
The Complete Guide to Creating Fine Art with Wax
Written by Lissa Rankin


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $29.99

With a history that stretches back to the hauntingly beautiful mummy portraits of Greco-Roman Egypt, encaustic art is now enjoying a renewal of popularity among artists and art lovers alike. Today, museums are staging exhibitions of encaustic art, workshops in the technique are thriving, and art collectors and dealers are assimilating... Read more >
Sculpting the Figure in Clay
Sculpting the Figure in Clay
Written by Peter Rubino, Foreword by Dave Brubeck
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099245
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Sculpting the Figure in Clay
An Artistic and Technical Journey to Understanding the Creative and Dynamic Forces in Figurative Sculpture
Written by Peter Rubino
Foreword by Dave Brubeck


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2010
Price: $32.50

A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO SCULPTING THE HUMAN FIGURE IN CLAY

In Sculpting the Figure in Clay,acclaimed portrait bust sculptor and author Peter Rubino teaches a master class in the essentials of figurative sculpture. In this intensive, all-inclusive guide, he introduces students to a natural, straightforward geometry that will help them become masters... Read more >
Digital Art Revolution
Digital Art Revolution
Written by Scott Ligon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823095360
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Digital Art Revolution
Creating Fine Art with Photoshop
Written by Scott Ligon


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $29.99

There’s no question that applications like Photoshop have changed the art world forever. Master digital artists already use these tools to create masterpieces that stretch the limits of the imagination—but you don’t have to be a master to create your own digital art.

Whether you’re a beginner who’s never picked up... Read more >
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Portrait Painting Atelier
Portrait Painting Atelier
Written by Suzanne Brooker, Foreword by Domenic Cretara
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823099276
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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 >
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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
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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 >
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 Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
The Artist's Complete Guide to Facial Expression
Written by Gary Faigin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823004324
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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 >
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Art From Intuition
Art From Intuition
Written by Dean Nimmer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823097500
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Art From Intuition
Overcoming your Fears and Obstacles to Making Art
Written by Dean Nimmer


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2008
Price: $25.99

Practical self-help for artists who want to free their creativity. Art from Intuition offers artists everywhere a unique system for freeing their own creative intuition, the sixth sense that directs an artist’s drive and work. By letting go of the self-criticism, doubt, and insecurity that discourage artmaking, artists will be able... Read more >
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The Art of Polymer Clay Creative Surface Effects
The Art of Polymer Clay Creative Surface Effects
Written by Donna Kato
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823013623
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The Art of Polymer Clay Creative Surface Effects
Techniques and Projects Featuring Transfers, Stamps, Stencils, Inks, Paints, Mediums, and More
Written by Donna Kato


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2007
Price: $19.95

Polymer clay has grown and grown and grown in popularity since the publication of Donna Kato's best-selling The Art of Polymer Clay in 1997. And there have been so many technical advances, too. Now poly-diva Donna Kato presents an all-new look at one of crafters' all-time favorite mediums. The Art Of... Read more >
The Art of Comic Book Inking (2nd edition)
The Art of Comic Book Inking (2nd edition)
Written by Gary Martin, Illustrated by Various
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781593074050
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The Art of Comic Book Inking (2nd edition)

Written by Gary Martin
Illustrated by Various


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $29.99

Gary Martin's two volumes of The Art of Comic-Book Inking have become the industry-standard manuals for aspiring inkers seeking to take their work to the next level or for working professionals looking to broaden their skills base. Now, these two textbooks have been combined into a single value-priced volume and expanded... Read more >
How to Draw and Paint Fairies
How to Draw and Paint Fairies
Written by Hazel Harrison and Linda Ravenscroft
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823023837
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How to Draw and Paint Fairies
From Finding Inspiration to Capturing Diaphanous Detail, a Step-By-Step Guide to Fairy Art
Written by Hazel Harrison and Linda Ravenscroft


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2005
Price: $19.95

How do you draw a fairy? It’s not like you can convince one to do life modeling in your studio. How to Draw and Paint Fairies confronts the fairy labor shortage directly, explaining all the techniques needed to bring fairy art to life. For beginners, explanations of basic techniques and easy-to-follow... Read more >
Facial Expressions
Facial Expressions
Written by Mark Simon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823016716
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Facial Expressions
A Visual Reference for Artists
Written by Mark Simon


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2005
Price: $21.99

All artists are tired of persuading their nearest and dearest to look sad…look glad…look mad…madder…no, even madder…okay, hold it. For those artists (and their long-suffering friends), here is the best book ever. Facial Expressions includes more than 2,500 photographs of 50 faces—men and women of a variety of ages, shapes, sizes... Read more >
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