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The Ultimate Oil Painting Solution – for Landscape Art, Portraiture and Still Life (Three Books in One) by Rachel Shirley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Ever had trouble with ellipses, perspectives, colour theory, skin tones, painting skies, reflections, water, eyes, fruit, glass, flowers and more? This bumper oil painting problem-solver tackles 78 such painting ‘peeves’ with suggested solutions. With 80,000 words, 78 chapters and around 400 images.
Felipe Cossío del Pomar: la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende by Felipe Cossío del Pomar
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.
The Ultimate Scene Study Series for Teens 2 - 55 Short Scenes by Debbie Lamedman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
You can't beat a Shakespearean scene for an acting tune-up. The sixty scenes in The Ultimate Scene Study Series for Teens Volume 1 provide a key with which young actors can unlock a storehouse of emotional, technical, and interpretive skills. Material from twenty-seven plays are organized as scenes for two characters, three characters, four characters, and five or more characters.
Cats on Film by Anne Billson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
What is a Catguffin? Is a Catzilla more dangerous than a Pussilla? Which is the most upsetting Catrifice on film? And what exactly did Jones the cat say to the Alien? These questions and many others are answered in CATS ON FILM, the definitive work of feline film scholarship, in which critic and novelist Anne Billson explores the narrative functions of cats in 100 specially selected movies.
From Heart into Art: Interviews with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Artists and Their Allies by Raymond Luczak
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
For over a decade, Raymond Luczak, author of Silence Is a Four-Letter Word: On Art & Deafness, has been interviewing Deaf and hard of hearing artists and their allies about their creative and arts accessibility work. This volume features over 70 people sharing what it means to be an artist who happens to be different.
Underground Railway Theater, Engine of Delight & Social Change by Wes Sanders & Debra Wise
Price: Free! Words: 125,820. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts(5.00 from 5 reviews)
JULIE TAYMOR: "I am delighted to see this ebook on the great output of the Underground Railway Theater...a testament to the unbridled experimentation & success they have achieved." Written by the founding co-directors, with VIDEOS of PERFORMANCES combining ACTORS, PUPPETS & MUSIC in the DEVISING OF ENGAGED PLAYS from improvisation, it also includes PUPPET-COMMISSIONS from orchestras like the BSO
Castles of Central Germany - Pictorial Edition by Frank Keith
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This work is the pictorial edition of “Castles of Central Germany”. The text body is identical to it but includes many superb photographs of the castles and in many cases of some of their owners too. Furthermore, to assure completeness of this work, the author provides numerous images of their coats of arms, floor plans of the castles and other relevant images.
Charlas con Fotógrafos Latinoamericanos by Jorge Piccini
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2017 by Diego Hidalgo. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Essay » Sociology
Este libro producido por Jorge Piccini, es acerca de una serie de entrevistas a 20 fotógrafos latinoamericanos contemporáneos, quienes comparte interesantes reflexiones sobre la intención de su trabajo y el objetivo de vida. Libro indispensable para entender el mundo interior de los fotógrafos y la cosmovisión de su vida.
Spirits of the Bayou: Sanctuaries, Cemeteries and Hauntings by Deborah Burst
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A poetic presence built upon the past, the author's vivid prose and photography unlocks the doors to ancient houses of worship, probes the eerie shadows of cemeteries and delves deep inside the bayou’s haunted legends. Follow a trail of history and mystery across New Orleans and south along the coastal towns of Louisiana. Experience it for yourself with travel links at the end of each chapter.
Leonardo Da Vinci. Un intellettuale cinese nel Rinascimento italiano by Angelo Paratico
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 24, 2017 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Dopo anni di indagine storica, Angelo Paratico svela il mistero della vita di Leonardo. Grazie a nuovi elementi di prova emersi dagli archivi di Stato di Firenze, porta alla luce ciò che è sempre stato davanti ai nostri occhi.
Videosyncratic. A book about life. In video shops. by Jon Spira
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A caustically funny journey spanning the 30 year life of the UK Video rental industry through the eyes of a laconic till-jockey-turned-manager-turned-owner. The 'Kitchen Confidential' of video stores.
Études sur le mot image : Léon de Chalcédoine ; « Le Saint-Esprit est l’image du Fils » ; Qui est l’Ancien des jours ? by Steven Bigham
You set the price! Words: 112,370. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
La première étude raconte l’histoire de Léon de Chalcédoine, XIe siècle, qui disait qu'il faut rendre un culte d'adoration à l'image du Christ. La deuxième cherche le sens d’une phrase de certains Pères de l'Église : « Le Saint-Esprit est l’image du Fils ». La dernière vise à identifier l’Ancien des jours, Dn 7, 9. Qui est-il : le Père ou le Fils ? Réponse : il est le Christ juge eschatologique.
Governing Heritage Dissonance - Promises and Realities of Selected Cultural Policies by Višnja Kisić
Price: Free! Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by European Cultural Foundation. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
Drawing on illuminating case studies from South East Europe, Kisić connects heritage studies and cultural policies with issues of difference, conflict and reconciliation, prompting us to rethink how we approach the past and deal with diversities between cultures, nations and generations at a time of increasing fragmentation across Europe.
Your Ecological House Part 1: Understanding Your Home Ecosystem by Philip S. Wenz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Your Ecological House is a homeowner and designer’s guide to creating a “home ecosystem,” an integrated habitat that conserves and produces energy, reduces waste and produces food and other goods. Part 1 (this volume), explains how houses can function like natural ecosystems. Part 2, Creating Your Ecological House (published 2017), explains how to design and build your own home ecosystem.
Paths to Wholeness: Fifty-Two Flower Mandalas by David J. Bookbinder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Find balance, build resilience, overcome fears, and expand your heart as you find your own path to wholeness, aided by this unique blend of award-winning images, inspirational quotations, and potent reflections on our amazing human experience.
Umidità domestica. Cause, effetti, soluzioni by Marco Argiolas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: Italian. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair
L’acqua è un bene prezioso, ma è anche responsabile dell’80% del degrado subito dalle costruzioni e, secondo un dato dell’Unione Europea, di oltre il 60% dei contenziosi nell’edilizia. Ecco quindi un libro completo ed esauriente sull’umidità domestica che spiega ogni fenomeno in termini di cause, effetti, e correttivi specifici, senza dimenticare la prevenzione.
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.
Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora by Wafa Ghnaim
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In "Tatreez & Tea: Embroidery and Storytelling in the Palestinian Diaspora", Wafa Ghnaim brings traditional Palestinian embroidery to life by revealing the profound depths of meaning, inspiration and stories encapsulated in each motif.
Escape by G. Michael Dobbs
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 83,600. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book, chock full of interviews and photos, examines the change in the animation industry. Have fun, kids!
Outer Space Inside by brinkwar
Price: Free! Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Systems architecture / distributed systems & computing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book is part of the most participatory art project in human history and also the most valuable work of art in human history. The Most Popular Artist has successfully and legally claimed all outer space property and mineral rights claims in the entire Universe and has had this claim authenticated by world governments in accordance with international law. Now he's giving it away and selling it.