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The Bayeux Tapestry: The Life Story of a Masterpiece

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The Bayeux Tapestry: The Life Story of a Masterpiece

Carola Hicks

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Textile artworks: tapestries, hangings & quilts; History; Needlework & fabric crafts

Paperback

The vivid scenes on the Bayeux Tapestry depict the events leading up to the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Hicks shows us this... [more]

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

Mark Willenbrink, Mary Willenbrink

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

Paperback

Shows how easy it is to draw anything you set your mind to. This work helps artists realise that drawing is a fun activity... [more]

$37.95

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Beginners Guide to Perspective

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Beginners Guide to Perspective

Victor Perard

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

Paperback

A distinguished artist and art educator shows clearly how the use of vanishing points and perspective lines can add dramatic... [more]

$18.95

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The Warren Cup

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The Warren Cup

Dyfri Williams

History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Jewellery & beadcraft

Paperback

The Warren Cup is a remarkably important masterpiece of Roman art, created in the first century AD. This book examines the... [more]

$10.99

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Crochet Basics: All You Need to Know to Create Beautiful Crocheted Garments

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Crochet Basics: All You Need to Know to Create Beautiful Crocheted Garments...

Jan Eaton

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet

Paperback

Crochet techniques are easy to master, and this book is arranged to lead the beginner step-by-step through the learning process.... [more]

$39.99

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How to Make Origami Airplanes that Fly

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How to Make Origami Airplanes that Fly

Gery Hsu

Carvings: artworks; Origami & paper engineering; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Create 12 different models that actually fly: space shuttle, futuristic shuttle, flying wing, delta-wing jet, fighter plane,... [more]

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Easy Origami

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Easy Origami

John Montroll

Origami & paper engineering; Languages & ESL

Paperback

This pack contains 32 simple projects for the novice. [more]

$9.95

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Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists

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Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists

Joseph Sheppard

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

Paperback

In this superb guidebook, a master of figure drawing shows readers in precise detail how to render human anatomy convincingly.... [more]

$31.95

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Art of Drawing Manga

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Art of Drawing Manga

Ben Krefta

Drawing & drawings; Graphic novel & Manga artwork; Fiction-related items; Painting & art manuals; Art: general interest (Children's&YA); Languages & ESL

Paperback

Designed for the novice to intermediate illustrators, this book covers everything the budding manga artist needs, from choosing... [more]

$17.99

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Origami Insects and their Kin

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Origami Insects and their Kin

Robert J. Lang

Origami & paper engineering; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Noted origamist presents step-by-step instructions and diagrams for 20 challenging projects: treehopper, spotted ladybug,... [more]

$24.99

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How to Read Islamic Calligraphy

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How to Read Islamic Calligraphy

Maryam D Ekhtiar

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

An accessible introduction to the quintessential art form of the Islamic world [more]

$44.99

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How to Make Paper Dinosaurs: 25 Awesome Creatures to Fold in an Instant

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How to Make Paper Dinosaurs: 25 Awesome Creatures to Fold in an Instant...

Mari Ono, Hiroaki Takai

Fiction-related items; Origami & paper engineering

Paperback

Go back to the days when dinosaurs ruled the earth with How to Make Paper Dinosaurs, the great origami book containing 25... [more]

$29.99

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Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering

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Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering

Lauren Cooper

Art & Architecture; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Modern Calligraphy and Hand Lettering covers everything you need for starting or improving your hand lettering skills. [more]

$39.95

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SEW ... The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge: Real-Life Lessons from a Serial Sewist

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SEW ... The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge: Real-Life Lessons from a Serial...

Barbara Emodi

Art & Architecture; Needlework & fabric crafts

Paperback

This book offers Barbara's thoughts, tips, and tricks on the benefits of sewing and so much more. [more]

$52.99

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Botanical Illustration: The Complete Guide

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Botanical Illustration: The Complete Guide

Leigh Ann Gale

Art & Architecture; Botanical art; Painting & art manuals

Hardback

Botanical Illustration - the complete guide explains the processes and methods behind this beautiful art genre. It highlights... [more]

$65.99

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Make Ink

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Make Ink

Jason Logan

Art & Architecture; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Hardback

An illuminating guide to making eco-friendly ink at home using scavenged materials from the founder of the Toronto Ink Company... [more]

$39.99

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Zoomigurumi 7: 15 Cute Amigurumi Patterns by 11 Great Designers

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Zoomigurumi 7: 15 Cute Amigurumi Patterns by 11 Great Designers

Amigurumipatterns Net

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet; Toys: making & decorating

Paperback

This new book in the Zoomigurumi series follows the trail of 15 adorable amigurumi. Come along with your yarn and hook and... [more]

$33.95

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Modern Macrame: 33 Projects for Crafting Your Handmade Home

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Modern Macrame: 33 Projects for Crafting Your Handmade Home

Emily Katz

Art & Architecture; Professional interior design; Needlework & fabric crafts; Ropework, knots & macrame

Hardback

The ultimate guide to creating and styling modern macrame projects in the home from top creative tastemaker and sought-after... [more]

$39.99

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Cuddly Amigurumi Toys: 15 New Crochet Projects by Lilleliis

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Cuddly Amigurumi Toys: 15 New Crochet Projects by Lilleliis

Mari-Liis Lille

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet; Toys: making & decorating

Paperback

Following the international success of Magical Amigurumi Toys, designer Lilleliis has dreamt up 15 brand-new animal toys.... [more]

$36.95

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Creative Haven Beautiful Angels Coloring Book

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Creative Haven Beautiful Angels Coloring Book

Marjorie Sarnat

Art & Architecture; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Paperback

From a celestial angel posed against a background of planets and stars to angels representing each of the four seasons, these... [more]

$11.99

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Snuggle and Play Crochet: 40 amigurumi patterns for lovey security blankets and matching toys

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Snuggle and Play Crochet: 40 amigurumi patterns for lovey security blankets...

Carolina Guzman Benitez

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet; Toys: making & decorating

Paperback

Snuggle up with a crochet comforter or play away with colourful character - this unique collection of 40 amigurumi patterns... [more]

$35.99

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Macrame for Beginners and Beyond: 24 Easy Macrame Projects for Home and Garden

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Macrame for Beginners and Beyond: 24 Easy Macrame Projects for Home and...

A. Millins, Marnia Ryan-Raison

Art & Architecture; Ropework, knots & macrame

Paperback

Discover a fresh, new take on the traditional craft of macrame, a craft that was incredibly popular in the seventies, is currently... [more]

$32.99

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Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible: 260 Exquisite Patterns by Hitomi Shida

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Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible: 260 Exquisite Patterns by Hitomi Shida

Hitomi Shida, Gayle Roehm

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet

Paperback

In the Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible knitting guru Hitomi Shida shares some of her favourite needlework patterns. [more]

$31.95

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Serenity: Everything's Shiny Adult Coloring Book

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Serenity: Everything's Shiny Adult Coloring Book

A. Fox

Fiction-related items; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Paperback

Based on creator Joss Whedon's space pirate crew and all the elements of their futuristic western-inspired universe, the original... [more]

$27.99

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The Essence of Watercolour: The secrets and techniques of watercolour painting revealed

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The Essence of Watercolour: The secrets and techniques of watercolour painting...

Hazel Soan

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

Paperback

In The Essence of Watercolour Hazel shows how wonderfully versatile and beguiling the medium of watercolour is and how to... [more]

$37.95

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