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First Steps in Letterpress
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Aimed at the beginner who would like to start printing from home “First Steps in Letterpress” runs through the purchase, setting up and running of a table-top platen press. It gives the beginner an idea of the range of products that can be produced using the letterpress process, and the various methods of producing them. Traditional typesetting, photo polymer and lino printing are covered.
Learning Punch Software (R): Importing, Exporting and Printing
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
This is the first book of a series intended to help the programs' users by providing learning resources that combine my experience using Punch! Software (R) with my professional knowledge as an Architect. In this first issue, we are going to learn how to master the process of importing Cad drawings, objects and pictures as well as exporting and printing images and plans.
Mindfulness in Pen and Ink
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Mindful! Focused! Calming! Relaxing! This book is a beginning book of how to mindfully draw patterns using the Zentangle® method. The authors, Joyce Block and Don McCollum, are Certified Zentangle teachers. Included in this book are directions and pictures of the steps to create the various patterns..
Improve Your Landscape Photography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Most landscape photographers learn the basic principles of exposure and the rule of thirds, but do not learn more advanced tips for creating stunning landscape images. This book teaches little known tips used by professional landscape photographers, such as the real rule of composition (and it's not the rule of thirds), how to find lesser-known landscape photography locations, and more!
More Beautiful Than Before
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Inspired by the Japanese art of kintsugi (broken pottery mended with gold), More Beautiful Than Before will help you think differently about the marks life leaves on all of us, encouraging you to see beauty in the places where we have been put back together rather than seeing only ugly scars.
Rembrandt - De Etser. Kijken naar Rembrandt in Teylers Museum
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Price: $5.44 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Dutch. Published: September 9, 2013 by Liesbeth Heenk. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Rembrandt - De Etser. Kijken naar Rembrandt in Teylers Museum biedt een visuele verkenningstocht waarin de geheimen van Rembrandts etsen worden ontrafeld. Op heldere wijze, en zonder gebruik van vakjargon, geeft Michiel Kersten de lezer als het ware een kijkje achter de schermen van Rembrandts grafiek. Door goed te leren kijken ontvouwen zich de geheimen van Rembrandts etsen zich een voor een.
TARDIS Eruditorum An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 3: Jon Pertwee
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A critical history of the Jon Pertwee era of Doctor Who, starting with Spearhead From Space in 1970 and ending with Planet of Spiders in 1974.
Billson Film Database: short reviews of over 4000 films
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 511,100. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Anne Billson has collected short reviews of over 4000 films into one ebook. You won't find reviews of every film ever made, or of the latest blockbuster, but you will have fun browsing (and perhaps disagreeing with) the personal and often unorthodox opinions of a widely published and respected film writer. Find out which films made her laugh, which made her cry, and which have cats in them!
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 Improve Your Photography
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a guide to taking great photos. There are two kinds of photographs we typically produce. An, “I was there” photo for personal memories and retrospect. And the, “Wow! Look at what I just shot” photo. If you are having trouble with those wow photos then you have found the right book. I will help you turn ho-hum photographs into masterpieces.
Create Realistic Portraits with Colored Pencils
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
With just average drawing skills you can learn how to create realistic portraits with colored pencils. Fully illustrated in color, this book will show you how. Starting with required materials and continuing with subjects such as how to compose and make your sketch, simple pencil drawing techniques, what colors you should have and how to use them to get realistic skin tones, values and contrast.
The Origins And Myths Of Modern Architecture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The history of modern architecture is litered with misconceptions as to what constitutes modern architecture,these are the myths. Only by identitfying the origins can we be certain of what is truly modern architecture.
You Can Take Better Pictures in One Hour - The Basics
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Series: You Can Take Better Pictures, The Basics. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This book is written to teach you to take better pictures by learning the basics of how a camera works without needing an engineering degree, how to override the camera's automatic settings to get the shot you want, and how to compose your pictures to turn a snapshot or mug shot into a photograph. It is short, simple, and extensively illustrated to show how to do the techniques discussed.
Flower Princess Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to make a lovely Flower Princess doll. The pattern contains 14 photos to help you with every step. Size: the Flower Princess is 10 inches / 25 cm tall.
Chartres Cathedral, Gaudí and the Sagrada Família
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Notre-Dame de Chartres and the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona are two cornerstones of architecture and of humanity, linked to each other, despite the six centuries that separate them. Both monuments contain a profound message that can be hidden from the average tourist, but which can be deciphered by experienced people who know how to understand the language, following the light of the sun.
Strung Out To Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Holly Harper's life is finally getting back on the right track after her divorce from "what's his name." When Doug ends up dead on the floor of The Beaded Dragonfly with a string of cat eye beads around his neck, it’s up to Holly to figure out who is framing her.
Weight Loss Scrapbooking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
"Weight Loss Scrapbooking - Scrapbooking Layouts for your Weight loss Journal" - is all about how to scrapbook your weight loss. As a bonus this ‘how to’ scrapbook provides you with a complete 12 week weight loss plan including detailed meal sample ideas, setting your weight loss goals, and a comprehensive 12 week schedule that includes a fitness outline of diet, cardio and strength training.
Easy to Knit Bow Slippers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Hand knit slippers are wonderful, but it's nice to be able to make a fancier pair, especially if you are making them as a gift. This pattern shows you how to make slippers for girls from size 9 up to a woman's size 12. The stitches used to make the slippers are very basic and this pattern includes detailed instructions and step by step photos that show how to create the bows.
Synergy City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Why can't we build a streamlined city? We have the technology but seemingly lack the motivation. Are we so used to our substandard way of life that we simply can't imagine anything better? Are we so besotted by the current rambling designs? We don't need robots to carry our shopping, we simply need a better layout so that the shopping arrives by itself. Enter Synergy City.
Northwest Coast Native Formline Art Made Easy-Let's Draw Wolf
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
(5.00 from 1 review)
Learn how to draw a simple NW Coast Native wolf from Haida artist Sondra Simone Segundo. Examples of Sondra's most popular hand painted tribal shoe art are featured throughout the book. Be on the look out for more NW COAST NATIVE FORMLINE ART MADE EASY books/art curriculum. Let's Draw Whale, Eagle, Raven, Hummingbird, Frog and more!