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Art techniques & principles

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Botanical Illustration the Next Ten Lessons: Colour and Composition

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Botanical Illustration the Next Ten Lessons: Colour and Composition

Valerie Price

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Ten graded lessons to tackle beautiful color in stunning botanical compositions.<br... [more]

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Ink: Do More Art

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Ink: Do More Art

Bridget Davies

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Art techniques & principles

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Ink is the first in an exciting new practical-art series on popular mediums, including acrylic, oil, pencil and gouache. The... [more]

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Masterpieces of Painting: J. Paul Getty Museum

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Masterpieces of Painting: J. Paul Getty Museum

Scott Allan, Davide Gasparotto, Peter Bjorn Kerber, Anne Woollett

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles

Hardback

This lavishly illustrated coffee-table book features more than one hundred paintings from the J. Paul Getty Museum's extraordinary... [more]

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The Power of Color: Five Centuries of European Painting

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The Power of Color: Five Centuries of European Painting

Marci Hall

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Art techniques & principles

Hardback

Revealing the power of color as physical medium, a key to interpretation, and a mediator of social and political change [more]

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Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms

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Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms

Michelle P. Brown

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles; History; Lettering & calligraphy

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A standard reference in the field of manuscript studies for over twenty years, now revised and updated with full-colour illustrations... [more]

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

David Bainbridge

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Veterinary anatomy & physiology; Mathematics & Sciences

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Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative... [more]

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Ways of Being: Advice for Artists by Artists

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Ways of Being: Advice for Artists by Artists

James Cahill

Art & Architecture; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

What if you could sit down with your favourite artist and ask them anything you liked - Life? Work? Inspiration? Based on... [more]

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How To Draw: Sketch and draw anything, anywhere with this inspiring and practical handbook

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How To Draw: Sketch and draw anything, anywhere with this inspiring and...

Jake Spicer

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

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Learn how to draw with proven exercises for real-world practice and improvement from the UK's favourite drawing teacher. [more]

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Chromatopia:An Illustrated History of Colour: An Illustrated History of Colour

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Chromatopia:An Illustrated History of Colour: An Illustrated History of...

David Coles

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Art techniques & principles

Hardback

From grinding down beetles and burning animal bones to alchemy and serendipity,Chromatopia reveals the origin stories of over... [more]

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Gods in Colour: Polychromy in the Ancient World

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Gods in Colour: Polychromy in the Ancient World

Vinzenz Brinkmann, Renee Dreyfus, Ulrike Koch-Brinkmann

History of art: ancient & classical art; Sculpture; Art techniques & principles; History

Hardback

This stunning book uses 21st-century technology to reveal the original colors of ancient sculpture. [more]

$65.00

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Make a Yellow Dot the Sun

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Make a Yellow Dot the Sun

Jo Fernihough

Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals; Children's & Educational

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Inspired by a Pablo Picasso quote, Turn a Yellow Spot into the Sun is an unconventional, creative drawing book, in which readers... [more]

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Anatomy Drawing School: Human and Animal

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Anatomy Drawing School: Human and Animal

Andras Szunyoghy

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Drawing & drawings; Human figures depicted in art; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Art techniques & principles

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A comprehensive guide to the role of human and animal anatomy in fine arts [more]

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The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling

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The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling

John Muir Laws

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Mathematics & Sciences; Stationery items

Paperback

The ultimate guide to nature drawing and journaling! A potent combination of art, science, and boundless enthusiasm, the latest... [more]

$63.95

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Drawing Still Lifes: Learn to draw a variety of realistic still lifes in pencil

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Drawing Still Lifes: Learn to draw a variety of realistic still lifes in...

Steven Pearce

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

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Drawing Still Lifes features a combination of valuable drawing instruction, tips, and techniques from a professional artist,... [more]

$12.99

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Art of the Graphic Memoir: Tell Your Story Change Your Life

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Art of the Graphic Memoir: Tell Your Story Change Your Life

Tom Hart

Art techniques & principles; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Fiction-related items

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#1 New York Times bestselling author and Eisner-nominated cartoonist Tom Hart's creative manuel for how to write a graphic... [more]

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The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering: A comprehensive guide to more than 100 traditional calligraphy and hand-lettering techniques

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The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering: A comprehensive guide to more...

Cari Ferraro, Eugene Metcalf, Arthur Newhall, John Stevens

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

The Complete Book of Calligraphy & Lettering introduces aspiring calligraphers and hand-lettering artists to the core concepts... [more]

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Le Corbusier: Drawing as Process

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Le Corbusier: Drawing as Process

Daniele Pauly

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Individual architects & architectural firms

Hardback

Each day of my life has been dedicated in part to drawing. I have never stopped drawing and painting, seeking, where I could... [more]

$79.99

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Acrylics: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

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Acrylics: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

Adrian Burrows

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Adrian Burrows is an enthusiastic and accomplished artist and teacher who explains the fundamentals of painting with acrylics... [more]

$19.99

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Delacroix Drawings: The Karen B. Cohen Collection

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Delacroix Drawings: The Karen B. Cohen Collection

Ashley Dunn, Colta Ives, Marjorie Shelley

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Romanticism; Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Known as the master of French Romanticism for his energetic paintings, Eugene Delacroix (1798-1863) was also a consummate... [more]

$51.99

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Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels

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Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels...

Scott McCloud

Art techniques & principles; Graphic novel & Manga artwork; Language: reference & general; Literature: history & criticism

Paperback

In a voice that mixes dry humor and clear, concise instruction, McCloud's cartoon narrator shows readers how to master the... [more]

$39.99

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Recreating an Age of Reptiles

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Recreating an Age of Reptiles

Mark P. Witton

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Art techniques & principles; Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

Dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals have always fascinated people but they pose vast problems for the artist. How do... [more]

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Surface Decoration

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Surface Decoration

Kevin Millward (Buckinghamshire New University, UK)

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

This step-by-step guide will encourage the reader to explore the full range of surface treatment techniques and help them... [more]

$32.99

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Spencerian Handwriting: The Complete Collection of Theory and Practical Workbooks for Perfect Cursive and Hand Lettering

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Spencerian Handwriting: The Complete Collection of Theory and Practical...

Platts Roger Spencer

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Spencerian penmanship is considered the pinnacle of classic handwriting and cursive--now a lost art. Offering a bind up of... [more]

$29.95

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Drawing the Human Figure

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Drawing the Human Figure

Andras Szunyoghy

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Painting & art manuals

Hardback

To draw the human body is one of the most difficult tasks for budding artists. Detailed paragraphs on the special features... [more]

$49.99

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Process: A New Foundation in Art and Design

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Process: A New Foundation in Art and Design

Richard Wilde, Judith Wilde

Art & Architecture; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Features a compendium of 13 experimental projects designed to teach conceptual thinking and problem solving to art and design... [more]

$60.00

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