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How to Draw Portraits
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
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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.
The World of Silk
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The World of Silk is the third book in the series. It explores the history, lifestyle, fashions, culture and experiences of the many different countries and people whose lives are dependent on silk, from peasant farmers to haute couture. Each country tells its story and highlights the many changes over the centuries and looks towards the future of silk in the world today.
Turquoise Stone of Heaven
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
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This book offers an in-depth look at the geology and cultural history of one of humanity’s oldest and most beautiful gemstones, by an author with twenty years of experience as a jeweler, gem and mineral retailer, and research scientist.
WildScreW: A Graphical Revelation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
Documentation of the various trials and tribulations which led to the WildScreW band name logo, the CD cover and booklet art and even the graffito tag which also adorns this eBOOK's cover illustration.
Dinamiche della forma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: Italian. Published: September 20, 2017 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
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Molti aspetti della vita ci accomunano gli uni agli altri ma è il nostro e personale modo di guardarli a renderci veramente unici. È possibile che uno schema percettivo determinato diventi coscienza particolare? Questa è una delle domande che anima silenziosamente “Dinamiche della forma”. Si parlerà di arte, dell'essere umano e di come questi si uniscano in un continuo scambio reciproco.
Printers' Tales
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Printers Tales is a compilation of over 30 stories, from various authors, about the printing industry in the pre-digital age.
Paper Hearts, Volume 1: Some Writing Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy
Practical advice meets real experience as NY Times bestselling author Beth Revis speaks on writing. A combination of philosophy and hands-on activities, this book is perfect for the aspiring author. Save the Cat meets Bird by Bird in the first of three volumes on writing, publishing, and marketing.
Праспект Незалежнасці
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,740. Language: Belarusian. Published: September 9, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
У зборнік увайшлі артыкулы, напісаныя ў перыяд 1990–2000 гг. У кніжцы аўтар даследуе сучасныя тэндэнцыі ў еўрапейскім мастацтве. На вокладцы выкарыстанае фота з перформанса Спецбрыгады афрыканскіх братоў “Труп дыктатара-2” (2001, Хельсінкі).
Walking Into The Winds of Change
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Walking into the Winds of Change rediscovers, through language and conversation, the drama that lies beyond the reality of people’s lives and reconnects with a traditional media which incorporates all of the individual or personal artistic mediums crucial to communal learning and expression and crisis mitigation.
Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
This book examines if traditional and digital photographs can be truthful renditions of the world. It traces the history of photography’s veracity and explores characteristics of photographs that aid or preclude veracity. It outlines factors that continue a belief in photography's high veracity, drawing conclusions in light of post-referential pictures