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Knitted Cowls from FiberFrau
By Kimberly Schimmel
Series: FiberFrau, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Welcome to Book 3 of the FiberFrau Series of knitting patterns. In this book FiberFrau presents four cowl designs for hand knitting. My hope is that you will use these designs, enjoy them, and adapt them to your own style. Cowls make great gifts, since they always fit!
How to Draw Portraits
By Jeremy Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
How to Draw Portraits is a unique collection of techniques, terminology, and examples for the beginner and advanced graphite artist. Over one hundred illustrations support carefully reviewed explanations of elemental technique. Simulate skin texture with circularism. Find out how to draw hair, and how to break down complex shapes into simple abstract components.
Chapter 6 - Physically Based Materials (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
By CGschool (Formerly 3DATS)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: American English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This chapter focuses on strategies of how to estimate characteristics of material samples with affordable hardware, such as digital cameras and light metering tools.
A Guide for the Introverted Artist
By Diane Hoeptner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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Share, sell and improve your art: A how-to guide for the introverted visual artist by Diane Hoeptner
Wire Woven Dangling Pendant Wire Jewelry Tutorial
By XQ Designs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Learn how to make this classy looking pendant. This design requires only basic materials ie copper wires and some beads or gemstones. By learning this technique, you will be able to come up many variations of designs! This tutorial comes with 24 detailed step by step pictorial guides.
Chapter 1 - Color Management (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
By CGschool (Formerly 3DATS)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Simply put, color management is the controlled process of converting color between different devices with the end goal of obtaining repeatable and as closely matched color reproductions as possible on each of the various devices. In other words, we want to set up a process where all of our devices speak the same language and interpret color the same way.
Movie Marketing Made Simple
By Jason Brubaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
As a filmmaker, one of the biggest problems YOU have is finding a traditional distribution deal (that actually makes sense) for your movie. And while it is nice to imagine that your movie will end up winning Sundance and become the next BIG Hollywood success story, the odds of this happening are like winning the lottery. This guide presents you with a no-fluff movie marketing overview!
Four-House Unity Cowl
By Kimberly Schimmel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
This knitted cowl design in seed stitch includes the main colors from the four houses at Hogwarts, from the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling. The pattern makes a cowl with one short seam, although one could also continue knitting in pattern for several extra feet and make a wide, rectangular scarf instead.
Chapter 14 - Advanced Poly-Modeling (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
By CGschool (Formerly 3DATS)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this chapter we are going to outline some of the key factors that make poly-modeling and subdivision surfaces more predictable, while also improving the quality and speed by which you produce your models.
Painting A Pathway Home
By Ross G. Drago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,550. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Painting is a pathway to self realization.Each aspect of the painting process, color,form, texture holds its own unique spiritual meaning. Ross G. Drago carefully expresses this meaning and shares a lifetime of painting insights in Painting a Pathway Home.Regardless of your painting style,the words contained in this book will deepen your relationship to painting and bring you closer to your self.
The Great Phase 2
By Steven Hager
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 3 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
One of the most elusive pioneers of New York City graffiti granted a rare interview in 1982.
Chapter 2 - Composition (3ds Max 2010 Architectural Visualization)
By CGschool (Formerly 3DATS)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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The best works catch the viewer’s attention and draw them in. But what are the tools and techniques architectural artists can employ to do that? That is the essence of good composition, and what this chapter is about.
Northwest Coast Native Formline Art Made Easy-Let's Draw Wolf
By Sondra Simone Segundo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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Learn how to draw a simple NW Coast Native wolf from Haida artist Sondra Simone Segundo. Examples of Sondra's most popular hand painted tribal shoe art are featured throughout the book. Be on the look out for more NW COAST NATIVE FORMLINE ART MADE EASY books/art curriculum. Let's Draw Whale, Eagle, Raven, Hummingbird, Frog and more!
Learn How to Draw Caricatures - For the Absolute Beginner
By John Davidson
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
To draw a caricature is to simply draw an image that is very distinguishable to your model/subject’s identity with or without being photographically identical. In early forms of this genre, the type of figures used was animals to represent a certain person. A painting or any type of artwork cannot be called a caricature if the piece does not involve an actual person.
Stations of the Cross (Vilshofen)
By Pierre Renee
Series: Stations of the Cross, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
Look at the scenes of the 14 pictures of the Stations of the Cross in Vilshofen, a community part of Markt Rieden in the Oberpfalz about 20 km in south of Amberg. The scenes are described in English, French and German.
Hitchcock Lost The Lost Silent Hitchcock and Frenzy 67
By Dan Auiler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Hitchcock Lost focuses on the story behind the lost silent Hitchcock, The Mountain Eagle and the remarkable, unmade project of the late 60s known as Kaleidoscope or Frenzy. The two film serve as anchor points in a career so rich in realized projects that their absence tantalizes like the green haze of desire Scottie's desire evokes at the Empire Hotel. The book also recounts the other stillborn p