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Poussin's Humour
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book hopes it will pose some critical questions of method for the study of the arts. These essays reveal a Nicolas Poussin that has rarely been noticed before. Is that because he has been so honoured as a great classical master – serious painter of serious histories and neo-stoic philosopher – that almost nobody has noticed his humour, or wit.
How to Draw Manga Fantasy Girls! Easy Step-by-Step Lessons for the Beginner
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Designed with the beginner in mind, this book provides a straightforward, practical, and detailed guide to drawing manga fantasy girls. With more than 200 diagrams, this book breaks down every part of the figure into easy-to-follow steps and eliminates the guesswork, so it couldn't be easier.
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.
223- Bobble Cocoon Crochet Patterns #223
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
USA Terminology Sizes 3: preemie, 0-3, 3-6 months UK Materials:Double knitting, 3.5mm crochet hook Cocoon -main 90g, 135g, 200g contrast 25g, 35g, 45g Hat -main 10g, 17g, 23g Contrast 8g, 12g, 17g USA Materials:Light worsted (3) E crochet hook Cocoon -main 3¼oz, 4¾oz, 7oz Contrast 1oz, 1¼oz, 1¾oz Hat -main ½oz, ¾oz, 1oz Contrast ¼oz, ½oz, ¾oz
177- Bavarian Baby Matinee Jacket Crochet Patterns #177
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
USA Terminology Sizes: preemie - Length 10"(25cm),Sleeve 12"(30cm),Hat Height 4.5" (11cm) 0-3 mth - Length 11.5"(30cm),Sleeve 14"(35cm),Hat Height 5" (12.5cm) 3-6 mth - Length 12"(30cm),Sleeve 16"(35cm),Hat Height 6" (15cm) 6-9 mth - Length 14"(35cm),Sleeve 18"(35cm),Hat Height 7" (17.5cm) 9-12 mth - Length 15"(37.5cm),Sleeve 19"(47.5cm), Hat Height 8" (20cm)
41- Baby Sleeping Bag Crochet Patterns #41
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
USA Terminology Skill Level:2 - Fairly easy. Size: Instructions given to fit 0-3 months Materials:12 buttons, 5 small white bows, 5m pack of lilac trimmed white knitting lace, 106” (273cm) of 1” (2.5cm) thick lilac ribbon USA Material 0-3months- F crochet hook 7 ozs lilac & 5.5 ozs white light worsted yarn(3)
Busy Beehive Hand Soap or Hand Sanitizer Dispenser Cover Knitting Pattern
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Knit this beehive shape cover for hand soap or hand sanitizer. It knits up quick if you need a gift for a teacher, housewarming, wedding shower or just for a friend. Use any worsted weight yarn. Finished size: The directions are for both a small (approximately 7.5 oz., 4” tall) or large bottle (10 oz., 7” inches tall).
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.
Filmmaking, the Hard Way
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,850. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
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A cynical case study of the feature film production of All God’s Creatures written by multi-hyphenate writer/producer/director/actor Josh Folan, "Filmmaking, the Hard Way" puts low budget filmmaking under the microscope by analyzing the process of making a film from top to bottom with an honesty and transparency rarely found in writings of its kind.
Bauble
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Bauble is Oregon’s arts magazine for paintings to performances, fashion to food. Including interviews with the artists. Get Bauble today so you know where to buy local to support local.
Spoken For: The Art and Glory of Bespoke
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
A Comprehensive Look at the World of Tailoring and Rediscovering Your Personal Style. Written by a Custom Tailor in business for 30 years, this book shares insights into how to dress well and what to think of when considering your wardrobe. A must read for those you like to Look Good.
152- Hat, Scarf and Gloves Crochet Patterns #152
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
USA Terminology Our Very popular ladies hat, scarf and gloves set Sizes Adult UK Materials:3.5mm hook 180g 4ply USA Materials:size E hook 6.3ozs fingering sport
132- Teddy Bear Crochet Patterns #132
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
USA Terminology Skill Level: 1-Beginner Measurements: 8.5"(22cm) tall Materials :scrap of black for the face, 20g fibre fill, 16"(40cm) of 1"(2.5cm) thick satin ribbon UK Materials: 4mm hook and 80g double knitting wool Aust Materials: 4mm hook and 80g 8ply yarn. USA Materials: F hook 2oz light worsted (3) yarn