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The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted
The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted
Written by Kathleen Staiger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823032594
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The Oil Painting Course You've Always Wanted
Guided Lessons for Beginners and Experienced Artists
Written by Kathleen Staiger


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2006
Price: $24.95

Everything you always wanted to know about oil painting...but were afraid to ask. Or maybe you weren’t afraid—maybe you just didn’t know what to ask or where to start. In The Oil Painting Course You’ve Always Wanted, author Kathleen Staiger presents crystal clear, step-by-step lessons that build to reinforce learning. Brush... Read more >
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The Secret Art of Dr. Seuss
The Secret Art of Dr. Seuss
Written by Audrey Geisel, Introduction by Maurice Sendak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679434481
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The Secret Art of Dr. Seuss

Written by Audrey Geisel
Introduction by Maurice Sendak


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: October 3, 1995
Price: $35.00

These fabulous, whimsical paintings, created for his own pleasure and never shown to the public, show Geisel (a.k.a. Dr. Seuss) in a whole new light. Depicting outlandish creatures in otherworldly settings, the paintings use a dazzling rainbow of hues not seen in the primary-color palette of his books for children, and... Read more >
Little Book of Book Making
Little Book of Book Making
Written by Charlotte Rivers, Foreword by Esther K. Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770435141
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Little Book of Book Making
Timeless Techniques and Fresh Ideas for Beautiful Handmade Books
Written by Charlotte Rivers
Foreword by Esther K. Smith


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $22.99

Making books by hand has never been cooler, with this inspiring guide to 30 top bookmakers working today, plus 21 tutorials for essential techniques to make your own books.

Crafters, artists, writers, and book lovers can't resist a beautifully handbound book. Packed with wonderfully eclectic examples, this book explores the intriguing creative... Read more >
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Drawing the Head
The Artist's Complete Guide to Drawing the Head
Written by William Maughan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823003594
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The Artist's Complete Guide to Drawing the Head

Written by William Maughan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2004
Price: $24.99

In this innovative guide, master art instructor William Maughan demonstrates how to create a realistic human likeness by using the classic and highly accurate modeling technique of chiaroscuro (Italian for “light and dark”) developed by Leonardo da Vinci during the High Renaissance.

Maughan first introduces readers to the basics of this centuries-old... Read more >
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Video Game Storytelling
Video Game Storytelling
Written by Evan Skolnick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385345828
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Video Game Storytelling
What Every Developer Needs to Know about Narrative Techniques
Written by Evan Skolnick


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $19.99

UNLOCK YOUR GAME'S NARRATIVE POTENTIAL!

With increasingly sophisticated video games being consumed by an enthusiastic and expanding audience, the pressure is on game developers like never before to deliver exciting stories and engaging characters. With Video Game Storytelling, game writer and producer Evan Skolnick provides a comprehensive yet easy-to-follow guide to storytelling... Read more >
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Cartoon Cute Animals
Cartoon Cute Animals
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823085569
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Cartoon Cute Animals
How to Draw the Most Irresistible Creatures on the Planet
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2010
Price: $21.99

Learn the insider secrets professional cartoonists use to turn regular cartoon animals into completely cute characters
           
Warm and fuzzy characters all have that “certain something” that makes them so memorable and darling. But what exactly is it? This sought-after, ultra-cute quality is based on specific techniques that, when applied to character... 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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Creating Characters with Personality
Creating Characters with Personality
Written by Tom Bancroft, Introduction by Glen Keane
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823023493
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Creating Characters with Personality

Written by Tom Bancroft
Introduction by Glen Keane


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2006
Price: $19.95

From Snow White to Shrek, from Fred Flintstone to SpongeBob SquarePants, the design of a character conveys personality before a single word of dialogue is spoken. Designing Characters with Personality shows artists how to create a distinctive character, then place that character in context within a script, establish hierarchy, and maximize... Read more >
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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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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