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Hacking the Earthship: In Search of an Earth-Shelter that Works for EveryBody
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,790. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Hacking the Earthship: In Search of an Earth-Shelter that Works for EveryBody is a comprehensive collection of academic and in-the-field research findings on Earthships, combined with practical how-to advice for designing and financing your own truly sustainable earth-sheltered home.
Vision-Quest: A Saga of the 1960s
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,150. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"A wonderful, introspective yet entertaining romp through the 1960s as seen through the eyes and sensitivity of an artist, yet interpreted and recounted by a scientist with a great respect for nature and native culture." -George Winship, The Village Wordsmith. Layers of adventure, romance, cultural shock, psychology, philosophy fill this off-beat, but true, journey of awakening in the sixties.
Grand Teton National Park - A Photographer's Site Shooting Guide 1
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,950. 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. This replaces "Jackson Hole, WY - A Photographer's Shooting Guide" with updated information and an additional 30 sites for a total of 115 great sites to photograph the Teton Mountains.
Van Gogh: The Starry Night, 1889
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Series: Paint with Pete: Paint the Masterworks, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
How good a painter are you? How would you like to answer" "I paint Van Gogh!" This book will guide you through the process of painting Van Gogh's "The Starry Night", 1889.
A Photographer's Milky Way Processing Guide - A Photoshop HowTo
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Here is an ebook for those who have been struggling with making the Milky Way in your night sky photos stand out. Do you want to make your Milky Way really stand out ... no, pop right out? If so, then this is a must have ebook to get you started. It will take you step by step through a process which will provide you with a Milky Way photo you will be proud to show and print and will "WOW" others.
Monet: Boats at Argenteuil
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Series: Paint with Pete: Paint the Masterworks. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book will guide you through the process of painting Claude Monet's "Boats at Argenteuil". This is not a prescriptive method, but rather a series of processes which enable your self expression. Go for it! Have fun!
How to Draw Portraits
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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.
Dancing Feat: One Man's Mission to Dance Like a Colombian
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,350. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Dancing Feat is the story of one Englishman's attempt to deal with his appalling dance ability – by dancing his way round Colombia. Join inveterate dance coward Neil Bennion as he romps through this land of swashbuckling peaks and luscious coastlines, learning new dances as he goes. When he’s not doing everything in his power to avoid them, that is.
Kelly Johnson: Childhood Pictures
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A photographic companion to Surviving My Friends: The Kelly Johnson Story.
Northwest Coast Native Formline Art Made Easy-Let's Draw Wolf
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
(5.00 from 1 review)
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!
Raku Basics
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This is a basic book on the Raku process, a fast-firing technique popular with ceramic artists and collectors world-wide. There are lots of photos illustrating the methods of the Raku process as well as photos of the author's skill in this technique. Palul has been using this process for over forty years.
Acting: From First Audition to Final Bow
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
If you are a beginning actor, this is the book for you! Written by a theatrical director, Acting: From First Audition to Final Bow includes links to free online resources and exercises so you can hone your acting skills. The advice and tips herein will give you a distinct advantage over other beginning actors. Auditions, memorizing lines, navigating a stage, character development are all covered.
Improve Your Landscape Photography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Most landscape photographers learn the basic principles of exposure and the rule of thirds, but do not learn more advanced tips for creating stunning landscape images. This book teaches little known tips used by professional landscape photographers, such as the real rule of composition (and it's not the rule of thirds), how to find lesser-known landscape photography locations, and more!
“HYDROGRAPHICS” A TECHNICAL GUIDE TO WATER TRANSFER PRINTING
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / service
Hydrographics, also known as water transfer printing, immersion printing, water transfer imaging, is the process of applying high definition graphics or designs to 3 dimensional shaped objects.
Improve Your Night Photography
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Learn how to take night photos in this no-nonsense how-to guide to take stunning images at night. Topics discussed in this book include: how to achieve low noise, how to shoot stars and star trails, shooting HDR images at night, practical tips for focusing the camera in the dark, how to shoot fireworks, and dozens of quick tips to improve your images.
Rustic Seclusion Scroll Saw Patterns
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 330. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
6 examples of forgotten relics frozen in time. Their weathered look is, to some, a beauty to behold. Barns, cabins and mills with stories to tell.........will anyone hear?
Colored Pencils: The Direct Method Step by Step
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Equine artist Carrie L. Lewis teaches artists of all skill levels how to draw horses in a landscape using the direct method of drawing with colored pencils. Step-by-step instruction with over 50 illustrations.
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.
John Wayne - Volume 1 - (as Rooster Cogburn) Scroll Saw Patterns
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 310. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
John Wayne... An actor, a legend, an icon...and some scroll saw patterns!
Your Handy Companion to Devising and Physical Theatre
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book has been written with the aim of supporting those drama teachers who, with little experience of physical theatre themselves, have a genuine interest in the style and are keen to enthuse their students to use it in their work. The book includes a small amount of exercises to kick start the devising process, develop character and working with masks. Five short scripts are also included.