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The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Metal sketches
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Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
John Seymour Lindsay was a master of drawing metalwork. It is amazing how the flourish of his simple pencil could so faithfully portray the characteristics of beaten wrought metal. He had few if any equals in this particular medium and also knew his subject – ironwork. He had handled hundreds of pieces of wrought iron and other metal implements, understanding texture, patina and finish.
The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Sketches
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Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
John Seymour Lindsay loved sketching at every opportunity. He carried with him at all times the tools of his trade - sketchbook and pencils. His subject matter was all encompassing - buildings, life studies, portraits, newspaper sketches, landscapes and still life. This book gives the reader a selection of these, in various media, and shows how he was always searching to improve his techniques.
My Girl From Shandong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
My girl from Shandong, is based on a true story, the story which is an inspiration to millions of women out there. Nothing is perfect they say, well my girl from Shandong is P.E.R.F.E.C.T !. An angel in disguise with a heart of goldThe book portrays a true representation of my girl from Shandong. The beginning is a miracle, the rest is just destiny.
A Life Reflected In Photos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
The world over many of my fans have wondered what I look like. They have wanted to know more about me and my life. This is but a brief glimpse.
The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Building Sketches
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Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
John Seymour Lindsay had an obsession with period buildings. Between 1906 and 1910 he travelled around southern England sketching country houses and buildings of antiquity. He was a master draughtsman with a great eye for perspective. During this time he finely tuned the art of using his pencil to draw out the character of a subject through great composition and clever use of light and shade.
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.
The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Watercolours
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Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Throughout John Seymour Lindsay's artistic life, he used colourwash and watercolour to express his feelings for buildings, objects and landscapes. At all times, including his life in the Front Line trenches in the Great War, he carried the tools of his trade - pencils, pen and ink, blocks of paper and his precious watercolours. This book gives a view of the variety of styles he employed.
Taking Part in the Work: A Sanctuary Furniture Planning Guide for the Catholic Parish
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Price: Free! Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Put knowledge and experience in the hands of your parish with this FREE book! At last, a down to earth, short and sweet, “layman’s terms” guide to understanding the great responsibility entrusted to those who seek to acquire sacred furniture for God’s house! Firmly ensconced in the GIRM and Living Stones. A great resource for busy pastors, committees, and design professionals .
The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Cartoons
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Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
John Seymour Lindsay was an extremely productive artist who as a youth produced a delightful series of cartoons on postcards using ink and colourwash. They are full of humour, often portraying himself with his friends. They fall into four subject areas: observations of his surrounding life, holiday adventures with friends, social issues of 1906 and courting his future wife, Mildred Ethel Williams.
Photography Backdrops, Tips, Ideas And Props For Beginners
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
People have come to appreciate the beauty of taking photographs. The idea of creating memories for years to come and for future generations is great and exciting. However, gone are the days when photography was restricted to the studio with a black or white backdrop. Photographers are allowing creativity in the world of photography hence making it better than ever before.
Just Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
love at first sight? bringing you a real life love story in a very non typical way. a story of how 2 very different individual from very different backgrounds came together. see and feel the love that unfolds right in front of your eyes.
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.
Kathy Griffin Raw: Stand-Up Comedian and Reality TV Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Essential Information Kathleen Mary Griffin was born in Oak Park, Illinois on November 4, 1960. Her mom, Mary Margaret "Maggie" (nee Corbally), and her father, John Patrick Griffin, were first-generation Irish Americans. Maggie worked as a cashier in the Oak Park Medical facility. The last of 5 youngsters, her brother or sisters are Kenny, Joyce, Gary, and John.
Das Einmaleins der Fotografie
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: German. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Dieses kurze Handbuch über die Grundlagen der Fotografie wird den Leser in leichten verständlichen Schritten und Worten in die Welt der Fotografie begleiten. Zu diesem Grundlagenwissen zählen Blende, Verschlusszeit und die Empfindlichkeit des Bildsensor, bzw. des Films in der analogen Fotografie.
Sacred & Secular
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
A guide to selected architectural highlights of North Sydney, NSW Australia. It takes in pubs, churches, memorials, fountains and more.
100 More Ways to Boost Your Creativity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Wandering Bard Press. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
If you're a Creative who occasionally feels "blocked", this book is for you! Packed with 100 more ideas to get your creativity flowing again, this guide is guaranteed to help get you out of the creative doldrums, and into a creative groove.
All Ages Blooming Beanie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Skill Level: Intermediate This beanie is blooming with all the colors of the rainbow. This beautiful beanie can be made in a variety of colors, the beanie pictured is just one example of the color combinations you can create. Sizes Included are: Baby: 15” circumference Child: 17” circumference Woman: 20” circumference Man: 22” circumference
Beads and Ladders Crochet Bracelet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Anyone can use crocheting to create nearly anything you want, including jewelry. With this pattern, you can use nothing more than a simple string, some beads or charms, and a little creativity and make a bracelet sure to impress.
Beyond The Tiny Window: Clouds
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Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
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This book is for all cloud lovers. Yes, this book is all about clouds - the white fluffy stuff in the sky. Beyond The Tiny Window: Clouds starts with a short story called: Little Jack & The Cloud. Then, it is followed by a series of pictures of the clouds taken by friends and family around the world. There are also captions, sayings, and short poems in various languages with each picture.
All Ages Owls Up All Night Beanie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Skill level: Intermediate Sure owls are nocturnal, but what if some of them were insomniacs who couldn't sleep during the day? The little guys on this beanie know what it’s like to not get enough sleep and they are desperately trying to stay “up all night”. Sizes Included are: Baby: 15” circumference Child: 17” circumference Woman: 20” circumference Man: 22” circumference