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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.
The Divine Mistake by Theresa Byrnes
Price: $13.91 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
From Sydney, then the Aboriginal community of Yirrkala, then South America, then New York, the artist Theresa Byrnes experiments with Iyengar yoga, acupuncture, psychic massage, tantric sex and even bondage. And while moving into a wheelchair on July 27, 1996, was “one of the saddest days in my life,” Byrnes later concedes the greater mobility “liberated me from my awkwardness.”
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.
Bronze Casting Manual by Olivier Duhamel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General(4.00 from 1 review)
Cast your own small bronze. A complete tutorial taking you step by step through an easily achievable casting project for professional sculptors and hobbyists. The method described in this manual is called the thin ceramic shell, lost wax technique as used by commercial foundries. The method has been scaled down for domestic usage.
Your Handy Companion to Devising and Physical Theatre by Pilar Orti
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book has been written with the aim of supporting those drama teachers who, with little experience of physical theatre themselves, have a genuine interest in the style and are keen to enthuse their students to use it in their work. The book includes a small amount of exercises to kick start the devising process, develop character and working with masks. Five short scripts are also included.
Canon T3i Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Canon Rebel T3i / EOS 600D by Douglas Klostermann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Canon T3i Experience is a user's guide for the Canon Rebel T3i / EOS 600D digital SLR. Learn to set up and use your T3i and go beyond Auto and Program modes. Take control of your camera and its versatile settings and obtain better and more consistent image results. This guide is for intermediate and first time dSLR users who wish to get more out of their T3i / 600D and improve their photography.
Photography Wisdom by Wayne Cosshall
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Whatever your experience in photography, Photography Wisdom will help you to make your images better by giving you new tools, insights and ways of thinking about your photography. Fifty great tips and extensive illustrations guide you through a process of loosening up, being more creative and taking better photos.
The Art of Acquiring: A Portrait of Etta & Claribel Cone by Mary Gabriel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
For four and a half decades, Etta and Claribel Cone roamed artists' studios and art galleries in Europe, building one of the largest, most important art collections in the world. In 1949, they awarded all their holdings to the Baltimore Museum of Art. In 2002, that collection was valued at nearly $1 billion, making them two of the most philanthropic art collectors of our age. This is their story.
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.
The Potter's Keeper by Kevin Cochrane
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Have you ever wondered why your cell phone doesn’t have an antenna anymore? What did the Spanish do with all that New World gold and what’s up with the Neanderthals? Inspired by globe-circling travels, Cochrane shows how the crude pottery made by cavemen is directly related to modern day space exploration. It’s Freakonomics meets the DaVinci Code!
Principles and Practices of Lighting Design: The Art of Lighting Composition by Dr. Philip Gordon, PhD
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A complete handbook on Lighting Design with both Artistic and Technical approaches for the beginning to advanced lighting designer. Philip Gordon, PhD, LC, NCQLD, has written a "must have" handbook that includes applications and case studies as well as updated product advances, specifications, resources and guides. Suitable for educational programs, professionals and related design fields.
De la Cire au Bronze by Olivier Duhamel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: French. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Ce guide détaillé illustre une méthode facile pour créer une petite sculpture en bronze par soi même et à peu de frais. La méthode décrite est celle de la cire perdue et de la carapace de céramique comme l’utilise la plupart des fonderies commerciales. La méthode a simplement été adaptée pour la rendre possible à peu de frais pour un usage domestique.
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...
You Can Take Better Pictures: Snap Your Snapshots Into Shape by Wendy Folse
Price: $10.98 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Everyone can take pictures but not everyone can take great photos. The tips and techniques found in the book will have you taking great pictures that you will be proud to hang on your wall. Whether you shoot film or digital there is something to be learned. It introduces basic simple concepts that will greatly improve your picture taking efforts.
Anne Billson on Film 2010 by Anne Billson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts(5.00 from 1 review)
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. Billson combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style, and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Art After Midnight: The East Village Scene by Steven Hager
Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Music » Punk(5.00 from 1 review)
In the 1980s the art world turned upside down as punks and graffiti artists suddenly catapulted to center stage. This insightful book captures the social environment that launched artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf, while chronicling the rise and fall of the East Village scene. Now updated with exclusive never-before-seen photos and images.