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Your First Webcomic
By C. A. Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Have you ever thought about starting a webcomic? If the answer to that question is "yes", then 'Your First Webcomic' might come in handy. It is a re-edited collection of the top seven articles on my blog about webcomic writing and design. Although this guide is text-only, it will give you a lot of pointers about issues such as panel layout, quality vs quantity, B&W vs. Colour art and more...
How To Make A Wreath? 8 ‘Step By Step’ Designs
By Katarzyna Tulak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
'How to make a wreath?' is a comprehensive course which will guide you through the process of creating a wreath decoration. It offers easy and coherent step-by-step instructions how to create 8 patterns of wreaths. The publication is intended for any person who wants to decorate their home beautifully. It also creates an opportunity to earn some money from it.
Oil Painting the Mona Lisa in Sfumato: a Portrait Painting Challenge in 48 Steps
By Rachel Shirley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This in depth painting demo to be included within my forthcoming book, Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters, explains how to paint the Mona Lisa in sfumato with oils. With numerous images showing the painting in progress accompanied with in-depth instructions. Features include guide to dry-brushing, glazing, troubleshooting and the art materials. With 66 images.
Learn How to Draw Caricatures - For the Absolute Beginner
By John Davidson
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
To draw a caricature is to simply draw an image that is very distinguishable to your model/subject’s identity with or without being photographically identical. In early forms of this genre, the type of figures used was animals to represent a certain person. A painting or any type of artwork cannot be called a caricature if the piece does not involve an actual person.
How To Draw In Six Easy Steps Collection 4
By Tanya Provines
Series: How To Draw In Six Easy Steps, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
Step-by-step instructions for drawing a sunflower, tulips, lion head, astronaut, space shuttle, rabbit, shark, stingray, clown fish, princess, cupid, and a dragon.
A Real Art Lesson
By Delmus Phelps
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This workshop manual will catapult your results to pro status! Yes! You REALLY can paint like this! In a Real Art Lesson, you'll be right there, looking over my shoulder while I create 2 great paintings. Learn how to paint realism in oils with artist Delmus Phelps. Thousands of people just like you have discovered the secret to unlocking their artistic potential by following this manual.
Learn to Draw: Pirates of Savannah
By Tarrin P. Lupo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A beginners drawing book. Learn to draw pirates and other pirate things.
Wire Woven Dangling Pendant Wire Jewelry Tutorial
By XQ Designs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Learn how to make this classy looking pendant. This design requires only basic materials ie copper wires and some beads or gemstones. By learning this technique, you will be able to come up many variations of designs! This tutorial comes with 24 detailed step by step pictorial guides.
Dix fiches de Magie (A)
By Bruno Challard
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: French. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Techniques
Apprenez facilement à faire des tours de magie en suivant les conseils des fiches de magie de Fred Ghory le Magicien.
How To Draw In Six Easy Steps Collection 6
By Tanya Provines
Series: How To Draw In Six Easy Steps, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Step-by-step instructions for drawing a pumpkin, butterfly, lily, daisies, happy bunny, griffin, Pegasus, cartoon vulture, cartoon lips, and a dancing kitty are all in this collection.
The Woodworking Do It Yourself How to Guide - Basic Skills and Tools for Your Woodworking Plans and Projects!
By Greg Mason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
In The Woodworking Do It Yourself How to Guide - Basic Skills and Tools for Your Woodworking Plans and Projects! By Greg Mason, readers that wish to get started with their plans for woodworking can learn all of the essential tricks and tips that are necessary to become proficient at wood working.
Learn to Draw - Manual Drawing - for the Absolute Beginner
By John Davidson
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book is for the individuals who wants to be an artist but know nothing about drawing. I know how it feels when you want to illustrate an idea but you just don’t know how to start. And when you finally grabbed the confidence to mark that paper but then it turned out really terrible and you didn't want to show it to anyone.
Tiny Trees
By Samuel Waddell
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This is an all in all bonsai creation and care guide.It will teach you everything you need to know on making a bonsai from scratch. For free.
Skin Tones in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters
By Rachel Shirley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
An oil painting guidebook outlining 10 step-by-step demos on completing figure paintings in oil taken from old masters. Each demo comprises on average 28 images in progress and instructions. Artists featured are Da Vinci, Titian, Caravaggio, Michelangelo, Botticelli, Gauguin, Ingres, Courbet, Rubens and Cezanne. Techniques explored include sfumato, sgraffito, cangiante and scumbling.
Mabry Mill Landscape Oil Painting Demonstration
By Delmus Phelps
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
In this workshop manual, you will learn techniques in how to produce this wonderful fall landscape scene. The techniques learned will also improve skills in other genres of painting, but mostly, will bring the FUN back into your oil painting endeavors. Hi! I'm Delmus Phelps and I've been painting most of my adult life. Allow me to show you how I work within my studio!
Sunny Summer Girl Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
By Sayjai
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern for a summer girl doll. The pattern contains 30 photos. How to create the hair is explained in detail with 14 photos. Crochet level: intermediate (requires knowledge of basic crochet terms).
Breaking Glass - An Introduction to Stained Glass Art and Design
By Stephen C Norton
Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn to Create Stained Glass Art! This easy to follow guide shows you how to select glass, cut it, grind it, fit it and assemble it into a polished piece of art, worthy of a master artist! Sound interesting? Well, buy the book, grab a few tools and some stained glass, and let’s start breaking glass.
Beaded Earrings Jewelry Making Series
By XQ Designs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 720. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
One of the common problems for beginner to learn beading through book is that it is rather difficult to understand the beading diagram. Hence, with beginners in mind, this tutorial shows how to make a pair of beaded earrings using pictorial step by step guides. The main technique taught here is right angle weave. There are total of 9 steps with 30 images in this tutorial.
Learn How to Draw Human Figures - For the Absolute Beginner
By John Davidson
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn How to Draw Human Figures - For the Absolute Beginner Proportioning the body structure properly is important when drawing a person. A disproportionate body will mislead the portrayed perspective of your subject. Or worse, the subject might look distorted and deformed. Knowing the proper length for your subject (the person or character you are drawing) can be easily achieved.
Jewel In A Little Basket Wire Jewelry Making Tutorial Series
By XQ Designs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Ever wonder how to get the bead inside a little wire basket? Seem impossible? Well, this lesson shows the tricks to place a bead within the cage. But mastering the skill, you can use it to form a earring, necklace or bracelet. This tutorial requires simple materials such as soft wire, ear wires and round beads. The tutorial contains detailed 18 step by step pictorial guides.