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1150 Fun Things to Doodle

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Anything goes in 150 Fun Things to Doodle! This comprehensive doodling experience for young artists-in-training. Featuring a wide range of popular subjects, from jungle animals, sea life, and pets to robots, tools, and even musical instruments, children will enjoy learning to draw in a new, interactive way thanks to engaging step-by-step lessons and fun creativity prompts.

From doodling favorite animals and stylizing everyday objects to designing illustrative layouts and writing character storylines, aspiring artists will find loads of artistic inspiration as they work through the pages of this colorful, engaging, and interactive doodle journal. While step-by-step drawing lessons demonstrate how easy it is to render whimsical and quirky versions of traditional animals and objects, creative direction and prompts open young artists to a doodled world of their own imagination, including drawing their own galaxy and designing their own robot.

Throughout the book, lots of open practice pages and doodling areas invite artists to further explore their creativity and develop their own drawing and doodling techniques. 150 Fun Things to Doodle is approachable to artists of all skill levels and is sure to foster a lifelong love for doodling and drawing. Contents include: Doodling What you See, Wild Animals, Sea Life, Creatures with Wings, Pets & Other Furry Friends, Quirky Gadgets, Science & Space Exploration, Building Tools, Stuff you Find at Home, and more!

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150 Christmas Things to Doodle

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150 Fun Christmas Things to Doodle will keep kids entertained for hours with its fun-filled holiday-themed activities and doodling prompts.

Anything goes in 150 Fun Christmas Things to Doodle--an interactive doodling experience for young artists. Books are a perfect gift for the holidays, and 150 Fun Christmas Things to Doodle will keep kids occupied and entertained for hours with its fun-filled activities and doodling prompts. Featuring a range of holiday-themed activities, children will enjoy learning to draw in new, interactive ways thanks to engaging step-by-step lessons and fun creative prompts. From doodling snowmen and teddy bears to decorating Christmas trees and writing short stories and songs, aspiring artists will find tons of artistic inspiration as they work through the pages of this colorful doodle journal. Open practice pages invite artists to further explore their creativity and develop their own drawing and doodling techniques.

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2010 Artist's & Graphic Designer's Market (USED)

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The Tools to Build a Successful Art Career

"2010 Artists & Graphic Designer's Market" is the must-have reference guide for emerging artists who want to establish a successful career in fine art, illustration, cartooning or graphic design. This edition is packed with resources you can use including:

Complete, up-to-date contact information for more than 1,000 art markets, including galleries, magazines, book publishers, greeting card companies, ad agencies, syndicates, art fairs and more.Articles on the business of freelancing - from basic copyright information to tips on promoting your work.Special features on leveraging social media, finding success at art fairs and selling a single image to multiple markets.Interviews with successful artists like cartoonists James E. Lyle; steampunk artist Eric Freitas; fine artist Maggie Barnes; and art-director-turned-artist Carlo LoRaso. Information on grants, residencies, organizations, publications and websites that offer support and direction for creatives.

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Abstract Expressionism (USED)

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In this concise account, David Anfam examines the movement in terms of its political implications and cultural context, taking into account a wealth of recent scholarship on the subject and offering fresh insight into the works themselves.
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Acrylic Decorative Painting Techniques (USED)

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Readers can perfect more than 50 techniques and strokes by following each 4- to 8-step demonstration.
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Acylics: Tips & Tricks (USED)

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This book sets out everything the acrylics artist will need to know. It tackles brushes and the no brush approach - using sponges and fingers - before launching into the nuts and bolts of painting. Whether the reader is a novice or an old hand needing a quick refresher course, this step by step book provides essential information on each aspect of a painting. Every artist sometimes needs an expert looking over their shoulder, nudging them in the right direction, making it clear what needs to be done and in what order, and suggesting when to experiment. This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in, a perfect size for readers to reference often near their painting equipment. The stylish design of this book, along with the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process simple and fun for beginners and provides useful tips for more advanced readers. Acrylics are a remarkably versatile medium. It's fast drying and durable, and doesn't crack easily. The pigments of acrylic paint come in many different colors. Acrylic Tips and Tricks also describes many different types and sizes of brushes, and other tools like palette knives, canvases, and mixing palettes.

Age of Rococo (USED)

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All About Drawing Cool Cars, Fast Planes and Military Machines

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From a squad car and fire truck to a supersonic airliner and stealth ship, All About Drawing Cool Cars, Fast Planes & Military Machines is filled with all things fueled for action. Kids will spend hours completing the easy-to-follow step-by-step drawing projects in this 80-page lesson-packed book. Each drawing project begins with simple shapes and then slowly develops into a true-to-life picture of an aircraft, watercraft, or land vehicle. Not only will children learn how to draw the awe-inspiring vehicles and machines that help our armed forces and hometown heroes accomplish their missions, but they will learn fun and interesting facts and see action-packed photos as they work their way through the pages of this beautifully illustrated book.

American country Woodworker: 50 Country Accents You Can Build in a Weekend (USED)

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This collection of classic American woodworking designs includes shelves, tables, footstools, wall boxes, candle stands, toys, and more, each project measured and rebuilt from scratch for this book, with every step decribed in detail for the home woodworker. Photos and illustrations.

American Decorative Wall Painting 1700-1850 New England Edition (USED)

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American Gothic: Its Origins, Its Trials, Its Triumphs (USED)

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Amish Country (USED)

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Take an armchair excursion through the picturesque countrysides of eastern and western Pennsylvania, where the peaceful Amish people farm the land and preserve their traditional way of life. Full-color photographs.

An Illustrated History of The Popes (USED)

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Anatomy of Steampunk (USED)

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Aquatic Coloring to Calm Yourself

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Get ready for a transformative experience through nature as you delve into this one-of-a-kind coloring book. With illustrations modeled on real aquatic wildlife, these magnificent murals showcase the beauty of our natural surroundings in their true form. Take note of the fascinating facts sprinkled throughout. Perhaps you might recognize the pattern of the spots on a particular frog or the location of a fish's eyes in relation to its body or the shape of a shell that is the basis for its name. Lose yourself in the intricate details that make up our wondrous waterscapes and color yourself calm as you journey through our natural world.
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Art of Coloring Star Wars Rogue One

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A coloring book for young adults and adults that includes scenes and characters from Rogue One.

Art of Glass Painting (USED)

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Art of Stained and Decorative Glass (USED)

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Over 90 illustrations. Stained glass has always occupied a special place in the popular imagination. The translucent, radiant quality of the medium produces an aesthetic experience entirely different from that of any other art form. From the Middle Ages through modern times, from cathedrals to office buildings, stained glass has been used throughout the centuries to infuse spaces with awe-inspiring light. With over 90 full-color photographs and fine art reproductions, this volume presents beautiful examples of stained glass artistry - from ancient jewelry to modern-day Tiffany lamps - to form a pictorial tapestry fo the special role of stained glass in art and architecture throughout the ages.
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Art; From Cave Painting to Street Art; 40,000 years of Creativity (USED)

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This is the perfect introduction to art history and the art world--rich with information and prolifically illustrated with reproductions of masterpieces from every era and from around the world. Extraordinarily compact yet richly written and extensively illustrated, this remarkable introduction to art traces the evolution of art movement by movement, throughout time and across the world. Filled with classic and iconic masterpieces as well as lesser-known marvels awaiting greater attention, it includes a thorough assessment of artists, movements, concepts, and key works. Among the distinctive features included are the timeline at the foot of each page positioning each work in time and place in relation to other masterpieces and artistic trends. Also included are boxed "focal points" exploring up-close unusual details in the work of art profiled; "artist profiles" allowing the reader to delve deeper into the life and work of key artists; and special in-depth features on related topics, such as how the cost of oil paint affected artistic choices in the Dutch Golden Age, tips on visiting a museum for the first time, or how to start an art collection. Each featured art work appears with detailed analysis explaining everything from signs and symbols in art to visual metaphors and technical innovations. Meant to be a book that can be read from beginning to end or browsed randomly, this will make a treasured gift as well as a wonderful self-indulgence.

Arts of Japan 3: Tea Ceremony Utensils (USED)

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Assassin's Creed Coloring Book

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Based on Ubisoft's highly popular Assassin's Creed franchise, this deluxe coloring book features line art and design of the iconic locations and scenes from the games as well as all the central protagonists from the series.

Packed with intricate illustrations from the Assassin's Creed games, this ornate coloring book gives fans the opportunity to color their way through over eighty pages of Assassins and Templars. Featuring iconic scenes of Ezio soaring over Venice in Leonardo da Vinci's flying machine, Connor in the battles of the Revolutionary War, and Altaïr performing a Leap of Faith off a castle wall, this coloring book offers patterns, images, and iconography from throughout history to fill with color.

Babies are a Special Gift (USED)

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Band Saw Projects (USED)

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Bathrooms; A Sunset Design Guide (USED)

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Bathrooms: A Sunset Design Guide is an inspiring reference for ideas and advice to create a valued space in the home. Whether readers have a bathroom that needs freshening up or they're planning a total remodel, this book offers all the guidance needed to create a dream bath that fits their home and budget. This updated edition offers a comprehensive look at the elements that help form a cohesive, well-planned bathroom with features and materials that reflect the way readers live. Bathrooms takes the reader from the basics of planning through the major components-tubs, showers, sinks, etc., with detailed information on materials, along with essential remodeling advice from professional bathroom designers, to help readers create a uniquely livable room.
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Because of Bethlehem Christmas Coloring Book

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Put away your hectic Christmas to-do list and pick up some moments of peace with this beautiful, interactive adult coloring book.

Bestselling author Max Lucado invites you to step out of the harried holidays and reconnect with the Christ of Christmas by meditating on the greatest gift ever given. As you add your personal touch to these inspirational Christmastime quotes, you'll discover joy and refreshment in the God who is always near you, always for you, and always in you.

Because of Bethlehem, you have a friend in heaven. Because of Bethlehem, you have a Savior in heaven. Because of Bethlehem, love is born and hope is here.

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Between Destinations (USED)

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The series explores what it means to be part of and sometimes estranged from the places we hold in our memories. The ambiguity of belonging, longing, and estrangement led to the artist's choice of framing each image through a train window. We are on the inside looking out, reaffirming that we are always between destinations, from birth to the end.

Candace Plummer Gaudiani's work is in public collections including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; George Eastman House; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; The Cleveland Museum of Art; and the Harry Ransom Center for the Humanities, Austin, Texas.

Blitzkrieg World War II (USED)

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Boston Inspirational Women; Photographs by Bill & Kerry Brett (USED)

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Boston Then and Now (USED)

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Cabinetry: The woodworkers Guide to Building Professional Looking Cabinets and Shelves (USED)

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A hassle-free, step-by-step guide to creating 30 beautiful and functional professionally designed classic cabinets and shelves, with detailed materials lists and tips from the pros to make the job easier. Even a novice can build these projects with a few basic power tools. 175 photographs; 175 2-color illustrations.
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Calligraphy School (USED)

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A complete practical course for beginners -- a step-by-step guide to the fine art of lettering. Throughout the book, structured exercises and practical step-by-step demonstrations help you put your new skills into action. 8 projects.

Calming Coloring: Beautiful Butterfly

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Calming Coloring: Fabulous Floral Patterns

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Calming Coloring: Lovely Coral Reef

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Captured in Memory

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Capturing Motion in Watercolor (USED)

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Caravaggio; The Complete Works (USED)

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Cartooning: Learn the Basics of Cartooning

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Learn all about the exciting realm of cartooning! In Cartooning 1, Jack Keely (with some help from Carson van Osten) invites you into the cartooning world and shows you how to create a variety of lovable characters-from a perky puppy to a personable toaster! In this book, the author explains his drawing techniques, as well as his methods of developing a cartoon to its fullest. You will learn to impart personality and expression as you discover a host of tips and techniques that will help you really bring your cartoons to life. Best of all, you'll find a wealth of charming cartoon characters to inspire you. This book will be a welcome addition to any cartoonist's library!

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Cartoonist's Bible

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Create great cartoons in a wide range of styles and media, from comic-book line art to digital manga. Learn how to eaggerate and distort your characters to great comic effect; render funny expressions and body language; add backgrounds, lettering, and speech balloons. The contents of this book are unique and completely practical. Not only will you learn how to draw cartoons in many formats including up-to-date advice on CGI (computer generated images) and Manga comics, but you will also learn easy, foolproof methods of how to always be able to think up new humorous ideas for your cartoons and how to give yourself the bet chance of selling your work and seeing it published. In The Cartoonist's Bible, there is an extremely useful and comprehensive Expressions File that means you will never struggle to draw just the right look on your cartoon characters. Also included is a valuable Cartoon Resources file to signpost you on to further information about all aspects of cartooning. Over 60,000 copies of The Cartoonist's Bible sold worldwide."

Chagall (USED)

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Character Design: Learn the Art of Cartooning Step by Step

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Learn the art of cartooning step by step.

This addition to the Cartooning category of our How to Draw and Paint series features the guidance of accomplished cartoonist Sherm Cohen -- a co-director of The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie. The book teaches artists the basics of creating cartoon characters, from using basic shapes and conveying age and mood to adding props and costumes and much more. It also brings the artistic process up to date by touching on the use of computers in cartooning. Featuring step-by-step instructions and a wealth of original images, this book is a must-have resource for any aspiring cartoonist!

Christmas Adult Coloring Book

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Citysketch New York

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Part aspirational, part creative, and all doodle. Citysketch New York is a compilation of creative prompts geared to immerse you in the marvels of brilliant New York City. Finish partially created Manhattan skylines, sketch accessories to accompany a 'chic' 5th Ave wardrobe, doodle your own uniquely styled versions of Times Square, and loads more. With guided tips from a New York-based artist on the contours of New York architecture and art, from a fashion designer on the subtleties of New York fashion, and from a cultural expert on the people of New York as well as the food and culture. This is a complete course in Big Apple culture for the enamored. Be inspired. Get creative. After all, a little drawing will help you dream big.

Colonial Architecture of Cape Cod Nantucket & Martha's Vineyard (USED)

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Color Profiles of World War 1 Combat Planes (USED)

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Coloring Dragons

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Pictura showcases a stunning range of art to collect and admire and encourages beginning to advanced artists to put their own stamp of creativity on the artwork by coloring it in. Its unique accordion foldout format makes it an attractive decorative piece that can be displayed and shared with others. Some of the world's most famous and respected illustrators set the foundation of the artwork by creating beautiful, original, and imaginative scenes. It is up to the individual to color in these spectacular settings, enhancing the scenes and adding their own personal touch. Coloring Dragons features the unique art of John Howe, famous artist and creator of fantastical worlds and beasts and concept artist on the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films. Through John's work, artists are transported to a magical world of dragons. On the flip side of the panel, this world-famous master offers his expertise and advice about basic drawing skills and the tools and materials needed to draw dragons. With so many details packed into an 8-panel display, Coloring Dragons invites artists to discover hidden mythical creatures and legendary beasts as they color their way through this labyrinthine world of charm and fantasy.

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Coloring Fairies

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Pictura showcases a stunning range of art to collect and admire and encourages beginning to advanced artists to put their own stamp of creativity on the artwork by coloring it in. Its unique accordion foldout format makes it an attractive decorative piece that can be displayed and shared with others. Some of the world's most famous and respected illustrators set the foundation of the artwork by creating beautiful, original, and imaginative scenes. It is up to the individual to color in these spectacular settings, enhancing the scenes and adding their own personal touch. Coloring Fairies features the unique art of talented artist Niroot Puttapipat, whose works are highly detailed and influenced by the intricate and ornate style of the Golden Age. Through Niroot's work, artists are transported to a magical and whimsical world of fairies. On the flip side of the panel, this famous illustrator shares the story of a chance encounter with fairies and offers step-by-step instructions for drawing a fairy. With so many details packed into an 8-panel display, Coloring Fairies invites artists to discover hidden whimsical creatures and fairies as they color their way through this ethereal world of charm and fantasy.

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Coloring Knights

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Pictura showcases a stunning range of art to collect and admire and encourages beginning to advanced artists to put their own stamp of creativity on the artwork by coloring it in. Its unique accordion foldout format makes it an attractive decorative piece that can be displayed and shared with others. Some of the world's most famous and respected illustrators set the foundation of the artwork by creating beautiful, original, and imaginative scenes. It is up to the individual to color in these spectacular settings, enhancing the scenes and adding their own personal touch. Coloring Knights features the unique art of talented and renowned artist Anne Yvonne Gilbert, whose elaborate style features realistic figure work and keen attention to details and textures. Through her intricate artwork, Anne offers the artist a scene of chivalry and romance, filled with decorative textures and patterns. On the flip side of the panel, artists can follow a guide showing the various aspects of being a knight and try their hand at drawing a knight on horseback or down on one knee. With so many details packed into an 8-panel display, Coloring Knights invites artists to engage in their creative abilities and discover a romantic world filled with chivalry.

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Coloring Nature to Calm Yourself

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Get ready for a transformative experience through nature as you delve into this one-of-a-kind coloring book. With illustrations modeled on real butterflies, flowers, and birds, these magnificent murals showcase the beauty of our natural surroundings in their true form. Take note of the fascinating facts sprinkled throughout. Perhaps the next time you are out for a walk, you might recognize the shape of a particular butterfly's wing or the size of a bird's tail in relation to its body or the melodious mimicry of one of our songbirds. Lose yourself in the intricate details that make up our wondrous landscapes and color yourself calm as you journey through our natural world.
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Coloring Paris

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Pictura showcases a stunning range of art to collect and admire and encourages beginning to advanced artists to put their own stamp of creativity on the artwork by coloring it in. Its unique accordion foldout format makes it an attractive decorative piece that can be displayed and shared with others. Some of the world's most famous and respected illustrators set the foundation of the artwork by creating beautiful, original, and imaginative scenes. It is up to the individual to color in these spectacular settings, enhancing the scenes and adding their own personal touch. Coloring Paris features the unique art of talented artist Tomislav Tomic, whose style is so detailed and precise that his drawings take on an engraved look. Through Tomislav's beautiful renderings of Paris, circa 1900, artists are transported to a city filled with excitement as it holds the World's Fair. On the flip side of the panel, artists can learn more about the featured landmarks and how to draw a hot air balloon and your own Parisian scene. With so many details packed into an 8-panel display, Coloring Paris invites artists to explore an exciting time and place in history in the comfort of their own home.