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Cantonese Opera: Stage Initiation Po Toi Ritual
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
When performing on a new stage, the Cantonese opera troupe will have to stage a short ritual playlet to initiate the stage, before the actual performance on the first night. The ritual is commonly known as Po Toi or Zae Baak Fu (White Tiger Ritual). The purpose of the ritual is to purge the stage of evil spirits and to pray for the safety of the troupe members.
Hope and Salvation in Addis Ababa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
These pictures, digitally processed to capture the atmosphere, colour, and emotive sense of place, are intended to give a glimpse of everyday life in the city of Addis Ababa, although not in photojournalistic way, and without the normal stereotypes of images of Ethiopia. All proceeds from this book are being donated to the Kidane Mehret Children’s Home.
Painting (Overtime)
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Price: Free! Words: 130. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
These are (1: For all mankind 2: Julie Chang 3: Wisdom 4: Don't reject me. 5: Silent. 6: Mars) paintings that I am doing with my iPad mini.
NAS / Fort Barrancas ~ Pensacola, Florida
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Fort Barrancas sits on a bluff overlooking the entrance to Pensacola Bay. The natural advantages of this location have inspired engineers of three nations to build forts.
Can't Afford To Go To Hawaii? Here's Your Virtual Tour!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
As of this point in my life I have yet to make it to any of the Hawaiian Islands. I have friends that have been there to honeymoon, friends that have even been deployed there and what a God awful deployment that must be!
Painting (Ladies II)
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Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
These are (untitled in this series) paintings that I am doing with my iPad mini.
Painting (Numbers)
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Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
These are (untitled in this series) paintings that I am doing with my iPad mini.
Painting (Tweet)
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Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This is a painting book. Here are the names of these paintings: 1: Victoria's Secret. 2: @christineboutin @MLP_Officiel @valtrier. 3: Remember. 4: @Doutzen. 5: @LaurenSivan. 6: Joan of New-York (Christina Hendricks - Mad Men S06E10) Enjoy! Friendly: David Santamaria
The Safari Photographer: A Practical Guide For The Amateur Photographer On An African Safari Vacation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This book is written for amateur photographers planning an African safari vacation. It focuses on taking quality photographs in the challenging environment of a typical tourist safari. Practical solutions are presented for taking high quality wildlife photos with hand-held long range telephoto lenses while traveling over rough, hot, dusty roads in Land Rover vehicles shared with other tourists.
Crochet a Necklace: Mandala & Flower
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
It's amazing what one can do with little coloured thread, a crochet hook and a bit of ingenuity. You can make both necklaces in a very short time period, especially if you have some crocheting experience. There are some spots where the work needs to be turned but there are plenty of photos to help you with the process and show you exactly how to do it. This is not a project for beginners.
The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Designs & Models
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Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
John Seymour Lindsay worked with the great architects of the twentieth century and his crowning glories were designs for the Battle of Britain Chapel in Westminster Abbey, and reconstructions of the Kitchens of Hampton Court Palace, both of which are detailed in this book. Also, he was an inveterate model maker with huge skills constructing boats, theatres, engines, dolls houses, and trains.
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)