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Bridget Rose Dugdale, The IRA and the Great Art Theft Wicklow, Ireland 1974
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » European
It was the biggest art theft ever with 19 paintings by master artists, valued at 20 million British pounds. The thieves, led by Rose Dugdale entered the private home of a millionaire South African gold miner near Wicklow, Ireland. The date was April 26, 1974. Rose made sure that her four male accomplices stole the most valuable paintings including the only privately held work by Johannes Vermeer.
Troy Auto Picture Trip
Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Ann and I took an auto trip through Troy, New York today, April 9, 2016, and took pictures. If you're a Troy resident or fan, you'll find the pictures interesting. Troy is a quaint, old city and interesting for many reasons including it's the home of the original Uncle Sam. It's also the location of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Emma Willard School, and Russell Sage. Do take a look.
Healing in Color
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Art is healing for everyone. We often use drawings to communicate when words cannot or do not serve our purpose.
Twelve Views of Troy, New York
Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This books shows scenes of Troy, New York, down town and the area around Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI).
The Edge Spring 2016 Look Book
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 by Windlight Magazine. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
The Edge Stylists present their best looks for Spring 2016.
Learning Patchwork - Traditional Patchwork Techniques
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
When I wrote a book on how to learn quilting, in our learning series, I noticed that many of the traditional works which were seen in the museums were made up of patches of cloth.
Virgin Islands: Infrared
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
"Virgin Islands: Infrared" will take you on a photo journey into a frequency not seen by the human eye. The island landscapes of the Virgin Islands are brought to life in a whole new way.
Not Another Travel Guide: Ridgefield Wildlife Refuge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Visit Ridgefield Wildlife Refuge in this virtual visual tour of 130 color pictures covering everything from the common to the rare in Southwest Washington. Useful identification images with location guide. Includes many once-in-a-lifetime views of this remarkable location.
Love Is A Gift
Price: Free! Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
'Love is a Gift' is the first volume of poetry by the renowned poet Richard Michael Parker. Along with 28 digital artworks to illustrate the theme of the work, this sumptuous volume explores the nature of love, where the aspect may change, but not the essence. The artwork is of a singular subject taken over many years. Richards collaborative poetry and prose are already well known. Love is a Gift.
Actor Being - A Role in Mankind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Essay » Sociology
The actor's spotlight is not the stage or the screen, but civilization itself.
Dead Trees
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A publication of dark prose with black and white photographs.
Photos of Abu Dhabi
Series: Alexander County Abroad. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
This is the second installment in the Alexander Co. Abroad series, meant to be a companion photo book to “Living in the UAE”, volume 1. It’s filled with pictures taken in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the largest Emirate in the United Arab Emirates and home to the nation’s capital city.
Everything You Wanted to Know About Ballet But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: Free! Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Your burning ballet questions answered... • How do I become a professional ballet dancer? • What do ballerinas eat?or do they eat at all? • Are all men who wear tights gay? These are just a few of the questions you'll find answered here. Feel the pain of what it's like to wear pointe shoes, experience the terror of meeting hot, gun-toting guys while on tour with ballet companies in exotic, di
How to Get Started in the Second Life Art Scene
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Windlight Magazine. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Windlight Magazine owner, John Herring (Johannes1977 Resident), offers tips on how to get started as an artist in the virtual world of Second Life.
Photos of Istanbul & Ephesus
Series: Alexander County Abroad. Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a companion book to “Italy, Egypt, Turkey, Oh My!” in the Alexander Co. Abroad series. A book filled with photos from Turkey as we explored Istanbul, the city that bridges Europe and Asia and the ancient city ruins of Ephesus near the town of Selcuk in the Izmir province.
Learning the Traditional Art of Hand Embroidery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
A thing of beauty is a joy forever and Curly Locks sitting on a silk cushion and sewing a fine seam after dining off strawberries and cream are 2 clichés which have everything to do with keeping oneself adorned with something beautiful, made by one’s own hands.
Learning Basket Weaving - Traditional and Modern Techniques and Methods
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Traditional cane basket weaving Basket work, basket weaving, or making containers out of cane is possibly one of the earliest crafts known to man. Archaeologists have found traces in digs, more than 7,000 years old in the Middle East, and anywhere where ancient civilizations settled.
How to Draw Hands - Introduction to Sketching and Drawing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
In this book we are going to talk about how to draw hands. We're going to see how to capture the complexities of the hand and draw them on paper, a canvas, or anything you can possibly imagine, you're the artist after all!
How to Make Soap
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Anyone can make soap at home. And the process is not as dangerous as you would think. In fact, homemade soap can be better than the ones you can buy in store–it all depends on what you put in the soap.
Beauty Everlasting - Dried and Pressed Flowers - Learning the Ancient Art of Drying and Pressing Flowers and Creating Things of Beauty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
The art of floral preservation has been en vogue for millenniums, all over the world, in some form or the other. You may have heard of dried flowers, dried herbs, dried seeds, bark, roots, and even potpourri.