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How Design Makes the World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,650. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In How Design Makes The World, bestselling author and designer Scott Berkun reveals how designers, from software engineers to city planners, have succeeded and failed us. From the airplane armrest to the Facebook “like” button, and everything in between, Berkun shows how design helps or hinders everyone, and offers a new way to think about the world around you.
Essential Affinity Photo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital photography
In Essential Affinity Photo, Landscape Photographer Robin Whalley helps us meet the challenge of learning Affinity Photo for Desktop. Written in his unique, easy to understand style, Robin explains logically the essential techniques you need to know to use this software. Follow this book and its examples and you will soon be editing images as though you have been using the software for years.
Pattern Design: Fundamentals - Construction and Pattern Making for Fashion Design
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 28,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Pattern Design: Fundamentals is an ideal book for beginners to the field of fashion design as well as self-guided learners. Pattern Design: Fundamentals covers the basics of pattern making, terminology and drafting concepts. This book is different than all other drafting books of its kind. This drafting book combines knowledge of drafting with sewing and construction.
Teoría de la Música: Niveles 1 - 3
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: Spanish. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Theory, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Mi serie Teoría de la Música está diseñada para enseñarte los fundamentos de la teoría musical en una forma coherente y estructurada. Aprenderás teoría musical paso a paso a través de una combinación de experiencias interactivas que incluyen texto, audio, vídeo y ejercicios de práctica al final de cada capítulo.
Judy Garland Biography: The Real Life of Dorothy from The Magical Land of Oz
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Judy Garland is known to play the legendary role of Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz." She was not just a good actress, but a singer. She used both in synchrony to showcase her talents. Judy Garland died quite some time ago, but this biography completely captures her spirit, struggles and talents. That's because she always lived at full throttle on stage and personal life...
How to Draw Manga for the Beginner - Step by Step Guides in Drawing Anime Characters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
If you want to learn how to draw or if you just want to advance your skills in drawing manga, this book is perfect for you. This book features step by step instructions and includes some advanced techniques that will really help you improve your drawing skills.
Harmonious Color Schemes; no-nonsense approach using the Color Wheel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,170. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn to use The Color Wheel as a tool to help achieve color harmony in your paintings and discover how it serves to simplify color mixing. This approach is suitable for the beginner student as well as the professional artist and It can be applied to any subject or style of art forms. Color harmony is essential to all good art no matter the medium, subject or style.
Loom Knitting Stitches: My Top Ten Volume I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
I've compiled 10 of my favorite Loom Knit Stitch patterns. They include the Andalusian, Basket-weave, Bamboo, my original stitch the Celtic Knot, Double Diagonal, Double Moss, Farrow, Interrupted Rib Stitch, and the Linen. To make things even easier every pattern includes a step by step video tutorial. Warning these patterns are not written in a conventional manner. They're meant for beginners.
Anthotypes: Explore the Darkroom In Your Garden and Make Photographs Using Plants
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.
Betty White Biography: “The First Lady” in the Show Business, Relationships, Career and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Betty White, the first woman ever to host a talk show. She's the pioneer of television, because she was not only the first woman to have control both in front of and behind the camera, but also Betty White was the first woman to produce a sitcom (situation comedy), especially in times where women had very limited rights in the United States...
Draw Islamic Geometric Star Patterns
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Learn how to draw seven geometric star patterns from around the Islamic world, using only a pencil, straight edge, and a pair of compasses. Patterns featured are from Baghdad, Fes, Cairo, Konya, Delhi and Damascus. Suitable for ages 9 and up. No calculations are necessary. 110 pages.
Sewing Tutorials for Beginners – Learn How to Sew On a Sewing Machine Today!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Sewing Tutorials for Beginners – Learn How to Sew On a Sewing Machine Today! by Victoria Mason, explains all one needs to know to get started. Aimed at readers who have never sewn before, the book features 25 chapters on using a sewing machine and how to sew different materials and items.
Bare Essentials: Bras - Third Edition
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
The third edition of this book introduces the Porcelynne Pattern Drafting and Manipulation Method. This method is a mathematical approach to determining measurements for drafting. Jennifer Fairbanks approaches pattern manipulation and design unlike previous methods. Developing the methods used in this book was not only challenging, but it was also thorough.
Learning How to Work with Leather - Includes DIY Projects
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
When we were kids at school, and were living in a land, where we were taught crafts at school, as part of the educational curriculum, under the term of socially useful productive work, I remember some parents getting rather indignant, because their children were being taught how to work in leather!
Fotografía Digital Réflex Paso a Paso
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 20,730. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2013 and represented by Editorial Universus. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Este libro está destinado a aquellos que desean adentrarse en el mundo de la fotografía como pasatiempo, como una meta laboral o simplemente para capturar mejores tomas. Sea cual fuera tu situación, lo primero y más importante para iniciarte en fotografía es establecer los fundamentos esenciales de manera correcta.
Dramatic Black & White Photography Using Nik Silver Efex Pro 2
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital photography
Fully revised August 2018. Covers DxO and Google versions of Nik Silver Efex Pro 2 This book thoroughly explains every control in the Silver Efex software. You will find recommendations about which sliders to use to achieve specific results. There are tips spread throughout the book explaining how to accomplish dramatic photo editing. Includes access to practice image files for examples.
The Business of Real Estate Photography
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
The Business of Real Estate Photography provides the blueprints to start your real estate photography business and assists with developing a thorough understanding of the market and creating an effective business strategy and marketing plan. It also includes free templates to help with market research, financial planning and marketing activities.
Draw What You See Not What You Think You See: Learn How to Draw for Beginners
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book may prove invaluable if you feel you suffer picture dyslexia or a lack of confidence in drawing. Drawing exercises start from the beginning designed to counter distorted perceptions in drawing and learn to really see. Practice drawing symmetry, abstract and negative shapes, shading and more. Book’s statistics: 15,500 words and around 90 images.
How Patterns Work: The Fundamental Principles of Pattern Making and Sewing in Fashion Design
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,380. Language: British English. Published: January 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
"How Patterns Work" is the perfect introduction to pattern making, helping you to understand the how and why of pattern making with straight forward language and clear diagrams. The perfect prequel to more complex pattern making books and fashion design courses.
Learn How to Draw Landscapes with Colored Pencils for the Beginner
Series: Learn to Draw, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Drawing with colored pencil is super easy if you use the right colors and have drawn a good sketch. Unlike the graphite pencils, colored pencils cannot be easily erased, so we have to draw carefully, particularly the darker areas. Always draw parts with colored pencil pressing down lightly and if it looks good, color over the same area pressing down hard.