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Master Realist Techniques in Colored Pencil Painting in 4 Weeks: Projects for Beginners by Veronica Winters
Price: Free! Words: 28,480. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book is packed with information on tools and techniques for drawing still life, landscape, cityscape, textures, dew, glass and flowers. Each chapter contains multiple several step-by-step demonstrations accompanied by detailed commentary.
Zen Culture by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Random House 1977 Zen History,Haiku, Ceramics, Archery, Landscape Garden, Stone Garden, Ink Landscape Scroll, Zen Architecture, Sword, Katana, No Theater, Noh Theater, Japanese Tea Ceremony, Flower arranging, Ikebana, Zen Ceramic Art, Raku, Shino, Ryoanji-ji “Highly recommended” The Center for Asian Studies “A connoisseur” NYC-FM “Hoover provides an excellent introduction
How to Draw Portraits by Jeremy Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
How to Draw Portraits is a unique collection of techniques, terminology, and examples for the beginner and advanced graphite artist. Over one hundred illustrations support carefully reviewed explanations of elemental technique. Simulate skin texture with circularism. Find out how to draw hair, and how to break down complex shapes into simple abstract components.
The Book of Mormon~ Colorfully Illustrated by Steve Nelson
Price: Free! Words: 274,530. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Book of Mormon~ Colorfully Illustrated is a no cost eBook for all! This is an All New Recreation, combining the original text & fine art. From out of the distant past, this is a religious based historical account of ancient Americans. Any way you look at it, Fictional or Real, I think this is a Great story. Steve Nelson
Don't Chew on the Sharp End of the Pencil by Brad OH
Price: Free! Words: 22,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of writing stories to inspire authors and help laypeople find the writer within.
The Open Office Is Naked by Theo Compernolle
Price: Free! Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The cages in modern zoos are better for animals, than modern offices for people, because ZOO-directors know more about inborn needs of animals, than company-directors about the innate needs of people. Result: offices where people suffer from less productivity, less creativity, less (!) communication, more stress. Hence, these cheap offices are very expensive. Book based on extensive research
Straw Hats and Bicycles travels in Vietnam and Cambodia by Brian Lawrenson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Straw Hats and Bicycles is about a couple's travels in the depth of Vietnam and Cambodia. The eBook is illustrated with beautiful color photographs (only color if your have a color reader). The eBook combines travel, adventure and history. It is light, informative and entertaining. If you are to visit Vietnam or Cambodia, you'll find this book an interesting read and useful resource.
50 Years of Ghost Movies by Staci Layne Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 38,550. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Covering the classics from 1935 to 1985, 50 Years of Ghost Movies clearly shows the evolution of the genre from all its facets, including comedy, suspense, mystery, and horror. Each film listed in chronological order by year, and alphabetized for easy reference is described in flash-format with a brief synopsis, while others are spotlighted and reviewed in full.
The Modern Moviemaking Movement by Jason Brubaker
Price: Free! Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Inexpensive production technology coupled with the decline of traditional movie distribution has forever transformed the ways in which movies are marketed, seen and sold. These days, filmmakers must not only make great movies, but in order to prosper, modern moviemakers must now master crowdfunding, internet marketing and social media.
The James Bond Movie Guide by Kyle W. Bell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The James Bond Movie Guide is the ultimate source for this renowned movie franchise. With a collection of reviews and summaries for the 22 films, you will learn about each in detail and without fear of spoilers. A list of facts and cast for each film is included, along with series trivia, figures, and charts. Adding to the value are reviews for James Bond video games dating back to GoldenEye.
TARDIS Eruditorum An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 3: Jon Pertwee by Philip Sandifer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: 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.
Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society by Karl Ulrich
Price: Free! Words: 41,180. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Ulrich's book Design provides a unifying framework for understanding how artifacts are created in society. His audience is students of design, and their instructors, from engineering, industrial design, architecture, or business. The treatment includes both a discussion of elements of design process (e.g., problem definition and exploration) as well as topical issues (e.g., aesthetics in design).
I,Win by author win charles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
At age 24 I decided to tell my story. Writing this autobiography gave me the opportunity to pay tribute to my family members who are passionate about life and have instilled this passion in me. My parents' extraordinary support, encouragment, and pure love were my foundation as I navigated life, overcame obstacles, and achieved successes as a young woman with cerebral palsy.
Writing Style Guide: Literary Techniques by Shruti Chandra
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by Nibiruki Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Education, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
To keep readers motivated to read further, writers need to develop the skill of saying same things differently. Literary techniques help to achieve that. This book includes 63 stylistic devices known as tropes and schemes. Each trope and scheme is accompanied with easy explanations and several examples from famous books. Using them, you can lend oomph to your language to impress and engage others.
Opera 101 Part III by Arthur W. Ritchie
Price: Free! Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Part III of the series of introductory works on opera deals exclusively with Verdi and his works:Rigoletto, La Traviata, Il Trovatore, Un Ballo in Maschera, Aida, Otello, and Falstaff.
You and The Arts -- Why Art Matters by Ruth Silnes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Did you ever wonder? Why the arts are essential besides the giving of pleasure? What makes an artist function? What do the arts all have in common? Do the arts really help our health, education and economy? The answers are in this book YOU AND THE ARTS -- Why Art Matters
"Seeding Art in Holy Grond" by Milt Wear
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
This book is based upon the mandate "Neglect not the gift" and the responsibilities that are implicit. It brings together a collection of stories that speak to the process of becoming artisticly whole. My experiences as an artist and director of an arts ministry provides credibility in the recognition of the arts renaissance that is currently underway internationally; and finding our place in it.
Book V:The Brain by Sari Grove
Series: Grove Health Science. Price: Free! Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Current original manuscript describing the brain parts to body parts connections...Lack of sightedness...Workplace injuries...Book 5 of Grove Health Science Series...Manuscript is updated as new information becomes available...DIY Chemo for cancer...DIY Mammography...
Four Ties Lit Review Summer 2013 The Work Issue by FourTiesLitReview
Price: Free! Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Four Ties Lit Review Summer 2013 “The Work Issue” is a collection of the best works submitted to the magazine for its Summer 2013 issue. It features Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction and Photographic Art from 25 different authors and artists including work from poet Paul Sacksteder, authors Erin F Robinson, and Nicki Blackwell as well as art from Greg Glau.
From Clay to Classrooms: An Architect's Dream to Advance Education in Africa by Alan R. Roy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In September 2010, Canadian architect Alan R. Roy left for Tanzania to realize two long-held dreams - climb Mount Kilimanjaro, and build a school. He accomplished both, and ended up building two schools, in five weeks! An amazing adventure full of colourful insights and amusing incidents that expose the charm and friendliness of a struggling people determined to educate their children.