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Tropes and Schemes: Stylistic devices to add character to your writing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education
Tropes and schemes are stylistic devices that add sophistication to your writing and speaking. I have included 69 tropes and schemes with explanations and examples. If you are writing your first book, write short stories or want to improve your language, you will find this e-book helpful.
Beaded Earrings Jewelry Making Series
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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.
No Talent Required: My Journey from Paint by Numbers to Art Instructor
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Have you ever wanted to learn to draw and paint but were afraid you had no talent? This book will open your eyes to what it's all about. Talent is not required. Follow one woman's journey of discovery and share her stories of what it took to become an artist. Meet her teachers, the good and the bad. Share her years of learning from her students, the tips and tricks it takes to be an artist.
Wire Woven Dangling Pendant Wire Jewelry Tutorial
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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.
Jewel In A Little Basket Wire Jewelry Making Tutorial Series
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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.
Planning before Writing a Novel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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Outlining a novel before writing is essential for first-time fiction writers, as they may find it difficult to complete a story without mileposts. This book includes ten questions after answering which you will have the entire skeleton of your novel in front of you. You will have built your protagonist, antagonist, major characters, setting, plot, theme, narrative POV and genre of your novel.
Scrapbooking Tutorial: The Basics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Do you want to learn the basics of scrapbooking? This scrapbooking tutorial takes the reader through the basics of scrapbooking including basic supplies and time saving tips.
How To Draw Chibi Manga - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Drawing Chibi Manga
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
In the world of manga there are many kinds/styles of how it is drawn and one of those is Chibi manga. Chibi is a Japanese word which means small child or short person, and it is a form of manga that focuses on child like face of a certain character, usually cute and small figures.
Imagine Create Explore Volume 1: Mixed Media Jewelry
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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The 15 jewelry projects in this book chronicle an affair with the shiny, the delicate, the found object renewed, and will whet your craving to mix medias and impress your own artistic statement on bling to wear or give as a gift. Wherever you are on your creative journey, these amazing rings, earrings, and necklaces, designed by the 2011-2012 ICE Resin Creative Team Members, will inspire you.
Exploring Ballpoint Pen Art: Drawing Techniques and Tips
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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“Exploring Ballpoint Pen Art: Drawing Techniques and Tips” is an article written to encourage readers to unlock the world of drawing with ballpoint pens. Besides sharing drawing techniques and tips, it also includes the history of the ballpoint pen movement and highlights prominent ballpoint pen artists. The article is complete with photos and tips.
Easy Steps To Better Pencil Drawings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
Incorporate these ideas into your drawings and you should see them improve and yourself enjoying them more, as well. These are the best ideas the author has used in her 30 years as a professional illustrator and fine artist. It is written in a concise and easy to understand manner, without a lot of extra fluff, for beginners and professionals.
Why do My Skin Tones Look Lifeless? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Portrait Painting Peeves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A troubleshooting guide for portrait painters, this invaluable guide tackles each element separately. Find sections on starting out in portraiture, common problems with eyes, different-coloured hair, noses and remedial techniques. Find out the essential pigments to capture skin tones and much more. With over 150 images.
How To Draw Fantasy Characters - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Drawing Fantasy Characters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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If you want to create your own fantasy world filled with your own character creations, try the “How to Draw Fantasy Characters” guide. This guide will help you learn how to create unique characters of all kinds, while also teaching you the basics of human anatomy. You’ll also get tips of how to get inspired and how to create characters of all shapes and sizes.
How To Draw Animals For Beginners - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Drawing Animals For Beginners
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
If you want to animals, then get "How To Animals For Beginners" guide. Start by the basic, place the simples shapes in the paper reducing your animal to a circle or maybe a square; create a structure to guide your draw, called skeleton start giving details to your skeleton; and suddenly you’re done. Click "Buy Now" to get it now!
Famous Art Quotes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
Portrait Painting in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,990. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A guide for portrait painters, this book outlines 10 step by step demos on how to paint portraits in oils copied from old masters including Botticelli, Velazquez, Rossetti, Delacroix, Gauguin and more. Find preliminary chapters on preparing for portrait painting and troubleshooting common problems. Numerous techniques are explored. Contains 218 images.
How To Draw In Six Easy Steps Collection 5
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Series: How To Draw In Six Easy Steps, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
Step-by-step instructions for drawing a fairy, moon fairy, mermaid, skull, python, baby chick, tortoise, Chihuahua, princess, Monte Carlo, Hibiscus, and Roses.
How To Draw In Six Easy Steps Collection 4
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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.
How To Draw In Six Easy Steps Collection 3
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Series: How To Draw In Six Easy Steps, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Drawing
Step-by-step instructions for drawing a kitten, elephant, ladybug, butterfly, dragon 2, Teddy Bear, lighthouse, Stegosaurus, T Rex, cobra, daffodil, and a petunia.
Drawing with Colored Pencils
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 and represented by Imagin. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book contains lessons about various techniques and methods used for colored pencils. Techniques such as making gradients, cross hatching, and color mixing will be introduced in this book. Each technique will be completed with steps, allowing children to follow them easily so drawing and coloring can be more fun.