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How to Draw Portraits by Jeremy Lee
Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Canon T3i Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Canon Rebel T3i / EOS 600D by Douglas Klostermann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Canon T3i Experience is a user's guide for the Canon Rebel T3i / EOS 600D digital SLR. Learn to set up and use your T3i and go beyond Auto and Program modes. Take control of your camera and its versatile settings and obtain better and more consistent image results. This guide is for intermediate and first time dSLR users who wish to get more out of their T3i / 600D and improve their photography.
How to Succeed as a Graphic Designer by Designers Insights
Price: $42.00 USD. Words: 32,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Design
Do you want to find out how to increase your value in today’s marketplace? Why you don’t have the job you want. Learn what they don’t teach in school. Gain access to years of on-the-job professional designer knowledge. Teachings only a master passes to his apprentice. Enjoy employability in any economy. Really learn how a graphic designer succeeds. Learn about the true business of graphic design.
Anthotypes: Explore the Darkroom In Your Garden and Make Photographs Using Plants by Malin Fabbri
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 25,430. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
It is possible to print photographs using nothing but juice extracted from the petals of flowers, the peel from fruits and pigments from plants. This book will show you how it is done. Anthotypes will simply make you look at plants in a whole new light. And, if that is not enough, anthotype is a totally environmentally friendly photographic process.
Printers' Tales by David Hughes
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.
Turquoise Stone of Heaven by Robert Beauford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
Whence Veracity: can photographs be trusted? by Michael Shapter
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
Mode, où est ta victoire ? by Guillaume Erner
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
La mode ne donne pas simplement du bonheur aux uns et des soucis aux autres, du travail à beaucoup, des obsessions à certains ; elle peut également être matière à pensée. La chose pouvait-elle surprendre ? Probablement pas, car, à bien y songer la mode se situe au carrefour des obsessions du contemporain. La mode c’est à la fois le corps et l’argent, la matière et le rapport à l’autre.
Paper Hearts, Volume 1: Some Writing Advice by Beth Revis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Education and 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.
How to Get Dressed: A Costume Designer's Secrets for Looking Fit, Slim and Amazing in Your Clothes (Fashion Guide for Beginners) by Annie Ramsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by justhappyforever.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn Inside • Find the Things That Clutter Your Closet, Identify Missing Pieces • How to Figure What Flatters You • Find Out Your Fabric Preferences and How It Connects With Your Body Type • What is the professional dress code and how can you use it to leverage your career? • Bonus Wardrobe Tips • Much, much more…
Introducción a la Masonería by Pablo Ruiz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: Spanish. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Única obra de este tipo auspiciada por La Gran Logia de España. La masonería es una orden iniciática, filantrópica, filosófica y progresista, basada en la creencia de un solo Dios denominado Gran Arquitecto del Universo, aceptación del principio según el cual todos los hombres somos hermanos e iguales. Desvelamos el verdadero objeto de la orden, el secreto y porqué de su búsqueda por la verdad...
Праспект Незалежнасці by Яўген Шунейка
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).
A Garden for Life Mary Greig & the Royston Rhododendrons by Clive Justice
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 48,930. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
This is the story of Ted and Mary Greig and their Rhododendrons. They began a garden, using local sandstone to build rock walls and seaweed and peat to build up the soil. The Greigs love of the mountains, native plants and gardens led them to meet some extraordinary people. A selection of the large Rhododendrons ended up in Vancouver and Victoria Parks.
Loving Your Life: an illustrated how-to-book on becoming who you are and loving it, through passionate, creative living by Elke Scholz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
An illustrated 258 page book on how to become who you are and love it though passionate creative living. Explore your creative mindfulness in this expressive arts book. Use it for daily inspirations, creative exercise and practices, for personal use and in workshops. A fun, refreshing practical approach for well-being. Foreword by Kate Donohue, a grandmother of Expressive Arts Therapy.
Spoken For: The Art and Glory of Bespoke by Ravis Custom Tailors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,910. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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.
The World of Silk by Priscilla Lowry
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.