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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.
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.
Exploring da Vinci’s Last Supper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
(4.00 from 1 review)
How did Leonardo paint his Last Supper mural? Why is it so famous? Why is it in such bad shape? This short e-book attempts to give the reader a look at those questions and numerous other ones. A great intro those who want "just a little bit more" on this intriguing topic.
Jackson Hole, WY - A Photographer's Shooting Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a photographer's shooting guide for Jackson Hole, WY complete with photos of all locations and links to Google map pointers to pinpoint each exact shooting location.
Christmas Ornaments Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Crochet pattern to make lovely ornaments for the Christmas tree: a wreath, candy stick, lollipop, candy and little house. The pattern contains 22 photos. Every step is described in detail. A basic knowledge of crochet terms is needed. Crochet skill level: Easy and quick to make.
Create Realistic Portraits with Colored Pencils
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
With just average drawing skills you can learn how to create realistic portraits with colored pencils. Fully illustrated in color, this book will show you how. Starting with required materials and continuing with subjects such as how to compose and make your sketch, simple pencil drawing techniques, what colors you should have and how to use them to get realistic skin tones, values and contrast.
Tutti i colori del mare
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Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: Italian. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Alla scoperta degli incredibili colori del mare, abitato da innumerevoli organismi viventi, dove le immagini valgono più di mille parole
How to Scrapbook - Your-Step-By-Step Guide to Scrapbooking
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
“How to Scrapbook” is about the hobby of making a visual diary. While the format of scrapbooking may have changed as new tools and techniques are developed, the reason for “scrapping” is universal: it is to record precious memories. In this guide you will learn how to: - Select the proper tools to get started - Select the style you want to use - Frame a photo - Mat a photo
How to Make Handmade Jewelry - Your Step-By-Step Guide to Making Handmade Jewelry
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Ever wanted to make your own jewelry? Well now you can with this detailed and instructive guide. You’ll amaze your friends and family when you tell them that amazing jewelry piece was made by you. Complete with full color photos the author guides you through step-by-step. Even if you’ve done some jewelry making before this guide is chock full of great information.
The Creative Image
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Sometimes as photographers it's difficult to find inspiration and ideas. So I put this short eBook together and came up with ten projects to spark your imagination. There's nothing technical here; just some good advice and beautiful images that should encourage you to go out and try some new things.
Painting with Thread
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
“Painting with Thread” is an article, containing more than 5,000 words, that provides tips and information on using embroidery to create realistic needle art in subjects such as birds and flowers. It describes materials, stitches, design transfer methods and other ideas in thread painting. Photos and helpful links are also included.
Little Babies Amigurumi Crochet Pattern
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011 by K and J Dolls. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Skill level: Easy crochet pattern This pattern uses US crochet terms. It has detailed instructions and 8 images to help you make these little dolls. The babies are 3 inches/ 7.5 cm high
Tips for Producing Realistic Pencil Drawings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
“Tips for Producing Realistic Pencil Drawings” is an instructional guide for drawing lifelike drawings. This article contains tips from the artist, besides well-known artists who’ve discovered ways to make their drawings realistic by blending tones. Also contained in the book are drawings of the artists and useful links where readers can find art instructional books that have inspired her.
Cross Stitch 101
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
Cross Stitch 101 is an article that gives helpful tips and information on cross stitching and shows how this needlework craft can be made easier thanks to techniques such as gridding your fabric. It explains techniques such as railroading, which helps your needlework look neater. Besides offering useful links, Cross Stitch 101 also includes color photos of finished and unfinished projects.
Impressions of Tulou
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
During the 1980s, Americans saw via satellite images what they thought were missile-launching silos dotting the countryside of Southeast China. The so-called silos turned out to be the tulou, one of China's best-kept architectural secrets. Author Wu Yiyu shares his experiences with these remarkable earth and wood structures, complete with his own drawings.
The Funniest People in Art: 250 Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 25,920. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: When he was a small boy, Quaker artist Benjamin West made brushes out of hairs from his family’s pet cat, but he had to stop doing this after his father noticed that the cat looked as if it had been severely attacked by moths.
Improve Your DSLR Videography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Thousands of photographers have dabbled with DSLR video since it introduced itself onto DSLR cameras a few years ago, but few photographers have learned the essentials of videography. This book is the essential guide for photographers who want to learn to produce wedding videos, short films, or other videos. This book assumes that the reader already understands the basics of still photography.
Controlling Creative Clutter Third Edition
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
How to keep clutter and disorganization of your supplies from preventing you from being a creative and productive artist.
How to Knit Slippers Just Like Granny Made
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
One of my favourite things to knit...slippers just like Grandma used to make. This pattern includes instructions to make slippers that will fit adults from a woman's size 7-12 and a man's 6-13.
Photometamorphia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 440. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A series of artwork created in Adobe Photoshop from scans of nature- a blade of grass, a shell, a flower petal...