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Chapter 2 - Composition (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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The best works catch the viewer’s attention and draw them in. But what are the tools and techniques architectural artists can employ to do that? That is the essence of good composition, and what this chapter is about.
The History of European Art in 60 Minutes or Less
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Travelers to Europe or first-year art history students will enjoy this quick and friendly read. Using full-colour high-quality images of some of the world’s most revered art works, "The History of European Art in 60 Minutes or Less" takes you through the story of European art – from prehistoric times through to contemporary -- in under an hour.
Ancient Art Tradition: Tibetan Thangka Painting
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Tibetan thangka painting is a Buddhist art. It is often overflow with symbolism and allusion, which must be strictly in accordance with Buddhist iconography specified in Buddhist sutras. Commercialization of thangkas since the 1960s has led to a severe decline in the standard of the thangka painting. High-quality, authentic Tibetan thangka is in danger of becoming extinct.
Christmas Skate Ornament to Crochet & Embellish
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
This is a crochet pattern for a Christmas Skate Ornament. These instructions contain helpful pictures as well. Materials: Yarn, contrasting yarn, pipe cleaner, ruler, pliers, scissors, size G hook. Please search for more patterns and novels by Kimber Shook. Approximate size of finished piece: 4" wide x 3 1/2" high.
A Photographer's Guide to Ek' Balam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Ek' Balam" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you make there the very best they can be.
The Miniature Bear Family Crochet Pattern
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012 by Robert Appelboom. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This crochet pattern will give you 4 Bears. The hats and apron are removable, the dresses and Junior's shirt are crocheted right onto the body. Papa's vest is made in 3 easy pieces.
How To Mix Color
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The book will show you proven methods to mix color and 100 paint mixing formulas to practice. This book is based on standard mixing practices to mix the ideal color for your work. Learn about artists and some of their methods to mix color and create successful paintings. Also you can read about the Color wheel, 20 interesting color facts, 6 artist palettes, Painting Terms & Color Glossary.
Basic Processing to Optimize Your Portraits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
How to process your portrait shots to get the best results without losing the reality of the subject. In other words, how to make the final print as faithful to the subject as possible and not over process so that your sixty year old sitter has the skin of a sixteen year old. Also how to concentrate the viewer's attention on the subject.
Scriptease; the Hollywood Screenwriter's Little Black Book
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Get great results in your first draft! Scriptease goes beyond structure and character development, illustrating how conflict, stakes, and action integrate into every successful screenplay.
Oil Painting the Mona Lisa in Sfumato: a Portrait Painting Challenge in 48 Steps
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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.
Oil Painting: Painting An Autumn Landscape
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Oil Painting: Painting An Autumn Landscape walks artists of all skill levels through the process of painting an autumn landscape one step at a time. Includes the artist's comments on selecting the subject for a landscape painting, deciding whether or not to draw the landscape, and choosing and preparing the painting surface. Step by step instructions detail the painting process.
Learn How to Draw Cartoons - For the Absolute Beginner
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Series: Learn to Draw, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Step by step guide to creating your very own cartoons. A quick and easy way to illustrate an idea is by using cartoons. Learn to illustrate ideas quickly and effectively. Create your own comic strips. Artists use this kind of theme when targeting young viewers or those who are a little less of an art critic and more into the message of the picture being portrayed clearly.
Brown Doily Bag Crochet Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to create a brown handbag with a beautiful doily.
A Photographer's Guide to Chicanná
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Part of a series of eBooks on photography at Maya ruins, "A Photographer's Guide to Chicanná" goes far beyond the usual tour books. It's a comprehensive guide to the ruins, with an eye toward making the photographs you make there the very best they can be.
Your First Webcomic
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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...
Butterfly Headband Crochet Pattern
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet this pretty warm butterfly earwarmer headband in no time at all. It is easy to make with worsted weight yarn. Skill level - beginner to intermediate. The headband measures 22 inches around and 3 1/2 inches wide. It will fit most adults and teens. Make it larger or smaller by adjusting the amount of crocheted rows. The crochet instructions are step-by step with photo illustrations.
Learn How to Draw Portraits of Ocean And Sea Animals in Pencil For the Absolute Beginner
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Series: Learn to Draw, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book will guide and help you achieve the skills, which you will need to become an Artist in Marine life. Just follow this book step by step, and in no time you will be good in drawing Ocean and Sea animals. I promise you that, and you will be amaze of how good you are in drawing and everyone.
How to Photograph Rome, Italy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a photo guide to Rome, Italy. Use our photo guides and get much better travel photos.
Twisted Earrings Wire & Jewelry Making Tutorial Series T163
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Play with your wires, twist and twist and make a pair twisted earrings! This tutorial does not need any special technique. You are just playing with wires as you twist and create vine-like wires or branches. The design is unlimited. You can use any size and type of beads and twist as many times as you like, making the branches longer or shorter.
Take Control, Go Manual Part 4
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Series: Take Control, Go Manual, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Have you ever wondered about the special effects that some photographers are able to add to their images that make them special? As well as learning more about the individual functions of Photoshop, this e-book will teach you in an easy to follow step-by-step process to add these effects to your images. This book is specifically written for and using Adobe Photoshop CS 6.