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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..
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.
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
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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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
Watercolour Workshop - Batik Water Lily
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Price: $5.77 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
An illustrated step by step guide to producing a watercolour batik painting.
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.
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.
Huggy Cat Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to create a 17 inch cat doll (43 cm). Crochet skill level: Easy. The legs and arms are joined to the body with invisible buttons: they can move.
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.
Christmas Ornaments to Crochet & Embellish Vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
This book contains several Christmas ornaments to crochet. Several variations, alternative suggestions, lists of materials, abbreviations and several useful photos have all been included as well. Please look for more by Kimber Shook.
Learn How to Draw Landscapes with Colored Pencils for the Beginner
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Series: Learn to Draw, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Drawing with colored pencil is super easy if you use the right colors and have drawn a good sketch. Unlike the graphite pencils, colored pencils cannot be easily erased, so we have to draw carefully, particularly the darker areas. Always draw parts with colored pencil pressing down lightly and if it looks good, color over the same area pressing down hard.
Drawing Birds for Beginners - Step by Step Guide to Drawing Birds
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Series: Learn to Draw, Book 26. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Drawing Birds for Beginners Step by Step Guide to Drawing Birds
Peyote Ripple Cuff - An Intermediate Pattern for Beaded Jewellery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Azhora Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern for a peyote stitch bracelet uses a traditional technique but gives it an original twist to create a piece of jewellery that draws comments whenever it's worn. Simply buy the beads of your choice and follow the simple to use instructions to create stunning jewellery like a professional.
A Guide for the Introverted Artist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
(4.00 from 1 review)
Share, sell and improve your art: A how-to guide for the introverted visual artist by Diane Hoeptner
Cat Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
A cute cat cross stitch pattern that can be easily made and formatted in 14, 16 or 18 count.
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
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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!
Vintage Rosette Collar - A Beginner Pattern for Beaded Jewellery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Azhora Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This pattern for a vintage rosette collar uses the simple technique of stitching beads together but the layers that build up make it appear quite complicated. Simply buy the beads of your choice and follow the simple to use instructions to create stunning jewellery like a professional.