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Master Realist Techniques in Colored Pencil Painting in 4 Weeks: Projects for Beginners
Price: Free! Words: 28,480. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This book is packed with information on tools and techniques for drawing still life, landscape, cityscape, textures, dew, glass and flowers. Each chapter contains multiple several step-by-step demonstrations accompanied by detailed commentary.
Zen Culture
Price: Free! Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Random House 1977 Zen History,Haiku, Ceramics, Archery, Landscape Garden, Stone Garden, Ink Landscape Scroll, Zen Architecture, Sword, Katana, No Theater, Noh Theater, Japanese Tea Ceremony, Flower arranging, Ikebana, Zen Ceramic Art, Raku, Shino, Ryoanji-ji “Highly recommended” The Center for Asian Studies “A connoisseur” NYC-FM “Hoover provides an excellent introduction
Everything You Wanted to Know About Ballet But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: Free! Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Your burning ballet questions answered... • How do I become a professional ballet dancer? • What do ballerinas eat?or do they eat at all? • Are all men who wear tights gay? These are just a few of the questions you'll find answered here. Feel the pain of what it's like to wear pointe shoes, experience the terror of meeting hot, gun-toting guys while on tour with ballet companies in exotic, di
TARDIS Eruditorum—An Unauthorized Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 7: Sylvester McCoy
Series: TARDIS Eruditorum. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 196,630. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The seventh volume of essays from the acclaimed blog TARDIS Eruditorum traces the evolving critical history of the hit television show Doctor Who. This volume covers the last three seasons of the original television show, starring Sylvester McCoy, and the Virgin New Adventures line of novels.
Felipe Cossío del Pomar: la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende
Price: Free! Words: 63,030. Language: Spanish. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Felipe Cossío del Pomar (1888-1981) de origen peruano, llegó a San Miguel de Allende, México en 1926. El era un humanista, un hombre aristocrático de modales y gustos refinados. Fue pintor, escritor, historiador, profesor y líder político. Fundó la Universidad de Bellas Artes y fue uno de los co-fundadores del Instituto Allende. Esto es la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende.
TARDIS Eruditorum An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 3: Jon Pertwee
Series: TARDIS Eruditorum. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,260. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A critical history of the Jon Pertwee era of Doctor Who, starting with Spearhead From Space in 1970 and ending with Planet of Spiders in 1974.
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.
Portrait Painting in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters: Learn to Paint Portraits via Detailed Oil Painting Demonstrations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,010. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
A guide for portrait painters, this book outlines 10 step by step demos on how to paint portraits in oils copied from old masters including Botticelli, Velazquez, Rossetti, Delacroix, Gauguin and more. Find preliminary chapters on preparing for portrait painting and troubleshooting common problems. Numerous techniques are explored. Contains 218 images.
Don't Chew on the Sharp End of the Pencil
Price: Free! Words: 22,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of writing stories to inspire authors and help laypeople find the writer within.
Film and Fork: Recipes Inspired by the Magic of Cinema
Price: Free! Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Entertaining, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Part cookbook, part entertainment, the book features cocktails, main dishes, and desserts inspired by iconic scenes, characters, and memorable moments from 46 of our favorite films. The recipes are easy-to-follow, elegantly plated, and most importantly, taste-tested (we really enjoyed that part). We hope that our book will help you become a star in your own kitchen!
Podtours of the great French cathedrals and their cities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: British English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
France was where the Gothic style was invented, and the great cathedrals of Paris and the Ile de France bear witness to the huge changes in art, architecture, and society that happened in the Middle Ages. These self-guided tours take you around a number of French cities - Laon, Chartres, Reims, Bourges, Rouen, Beauvais and Amiens and Paris (including Saint-Denis).
Aprendizagens e Prazeres: Ressonâncias poéticas a partir de Clarice Lispector
Price: Free! Words: 45,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Este livro surgiu de uma pesquisa de Mestrado, e tem como propósito fundamental a busca por ressonâncias poéticas a partir de Clarice Lispector para o teatro. Para esta pesquisa, optou-se pela escolha de duas principais vertentes teóricas: a da Tradução Criativa e a da Imaginação Material.
The Modern Moviemaking Movement
Price: Free! Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Inexpensive production technology coupled with the decline of traditional movie distribution has forever transformed the ways in which movies are marketed, seen and sold. These days, filmmakers must not only make great movies, but in order to prosper, modern moviemakers must now master crowdfunding, internet marketing and social media.
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.
Art Student Book One 1968-69
Price: Free! Words: 37,500. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book describes Giles Winterborne doing the Pre-Diploma course at Bournemouth College of Art starting in 1968. The course included lectures, tutorials and seminars, visits to London galleries and a thriving Film Society. The tutors all taught as they had been taught; drawing dominated, especially life drawing. Great hilarity occurred when discussing the recent shooting of Andy Warhol.
Alla riscoperta delle piramidi egizie
You set the price! Words: 23,000. Language: Italian. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Un manuale completo sulle piramidi dell’Antico Egitto durante l’epoca delle piramidi. Contiene: le posizioni e le dimensioni degli interni e degli esterni delle piramidi; la storia e i costruttori delle piramidi; teorie di costruzione; teorie sul loro scopo e sulla loro funzione; la geometria sacra alla base della progettazione delle piramidi, e molto altro ancora.
30 Bite-Sized Oil Painting Projects on 6 Colour Themes (3 Books in 1) Explore Alla Prima, Glazing, Impasto & More via Still Life, Landscapes, Skies, Animals & More
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
This art instruction tome forms the perfect companion to a new set of oil paints. It will be a long time before the prospecting artist need ever find inspiration on what to paint again. An amalgamation of 3 art instruction books: 10 Bite-Sized Oil Painting Projects Book: 1, 2 and 3 means a wealth of ideas can be found here in one place. With over 1000 images and in depth instructions.
Anne Billson on Film 2010
Price: Free! Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. Billson combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style, and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Liphar Magazine Issue 3
Price: Free! Words: 28,090. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Liphar on Literature, Photography and Art Still hanging in there campers? I hope so, because Liphar Magazine has been traversing with a mix of stimulating material in this energized issue. Articles and Short Stories
Anne Billson on Film 2009
Price: Free! Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian newspaper which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. She combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.