A great guide to making quick sketches of pets and animals. What pet owner has not doodled a drawing of their pet cat or dog but wished they could be better at it? For them, and for the many aspiring artists that love animals, here is an excellent guide to quick sketching. 5-Minute Sketching -- An..
A comprehensive guide to quick sketching of landscapes. The interest in quick sketching is evident in the popularity of tutorial videos on YouTube. Some of the most popular are Tips to Draw Better in 6 Minutes (1.4 million views) and How to Draw Better in 2 Minutes (2.5 million views). The Urban S..
My Year in Small Drawings is a charmingly original visual diary, encouraging you to capture and collect the small details all around you, every day. Artist and author, Matilda Tristram, invites doodlers and drawing enthusiasts alike to take pleasure in making a series of small drawings on a single s..
``It's like having an anatomy book at your fingertips.`` -- Collectors' CornerThis instructive book presents excellent annotated line drawings of anatomical structure for the beginning artist. Explaining the subject in simple terms and with an extensive series of dynamic illustrations, the author id..
This book was written and illustrated by Charles R. Knight (1874-1953), the acknowledged master of animal drawing and the man who American Biographies agrees "was generally recognized as the most distinguished painter of animal life." Those who have seen his murals, paintings, and bronzes of both pr..
Anyone can draw and paint, anywhere and at any time Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon allows artists of all skill levels to create beautiful, spontaneous artwork inspired by their surroundings, no matter where they are Discover how to work with crayon, master basic strokes and drawing techniques, and..
Anyone can draw and paint, anywhere and at any time Whether in your backyard or while traveling the world, Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor is an inspirational, easy-to-use reference guide for artists who seek to expand their artistic horizons in new and adventurous ways. After a basic overview of..
Since cinema's earliest days, literary adaptation has provided the movies with stories; and so we use literary terms like metaphor, metonymy and synedoche to describe visual things. But there is another way of looking at film, and that is through its relationship with the visual arts - mainly painti..
Art Models 10 Companion Disk is a photographic figure drawing reference on a PC- or Mac-compatible DVD data disk. With 100 poses and 40 models, it presents over 2,800 photos of nude art models--both female and male--in Art Models' signature in-the-round photography, complete with alternate views and..
The best way to improve in figure art is to practice, which requires quality reference material that inspires you. That's what the Art Models series is all about. With 100 high-resolution, full-page photos of nude art models--both female and male--Art Models 10 will inspire students and professional..
From achieving those first professional strokes to mastering composition, lighting, and color to finishing beautiful still lifes, portraits, and landscapes, here, in one volume, is a course that covers every skill a developing artist needs. Inspiring and instructive images vividly reveal the intrica..
Scholars from across America join forces to study Judith F. Baca and The Great Wall, analyzing the why of its inception and the how of its creation. Edited by Mario Ontiveros, BACA: Art, Collaboration & Mural Making shares how Judith F. Baca was inspired by the work of Los Tres Grandes -- Jos Clemen..
Who is Banksy? One of the most famous street artists in the world, he has kept his identity a secret ever since his work was first noticed in the 1990s. He is known for his subversive, often political, stencil art and dark sense of humour. Today, he is known around the globe, not only for his art, b..
Beginner's Guide to Digital Painting: Characters is a comprehensive guide for artists wishing to create convincing and detailed characters. It features established artists such as Charlie Bowater (concept artist at Atomhawk) and Derek Stenning (freelance concept artist and illustrator, with clients ..
The ability to create concepts in 3D is an increasingly valuable skill for many creators, with more and more artists and students picking up Pixologic's ZBrush software every day. ZBrush's sculptural approach to 3D modeling almost resembles real clay, making it the first choice for artists seeking a..
A sharp, funny book about comedy screenwriting from a successful screenwriter that uses recent as in ``this century`` movies you've actually seen as examples. Greg DePaul (Screenwriter, ``Bride Wars,`` ``Saving Silverman``) has sold scripts to Miramax, Fox, Disney, New Line, Sony, MGM and Village Ro..
Written by a famous American painter and teacher, whose landscapes are found in many of the world's most noted museums, this book is known as one of the art students' most helpful guides. It provides a wealth of advice on the choice of subject; it tells what to look for and aim for, and explains the..
This book is a collection of Kuniyoshi's works that featured cats. It will attract ukiyo-e lovers, cat lovers, and also provides valuable inspiration to designers or illustrators. NUME CARTE: Cats in Ukiyo-E: Japanese Woodblock Print, PaperbackISBN: 4756242871PRET EDITURA: 122.99AUTOR(i): Kuniyoshi ..
Celtic art beguiles the eye and sings to the heart. It is grounded in the mystical understanding of number. In Celtic Pattern, author and artist Adam Tetlow makes accessible the complexities of this ancient tradition. He answers the myriad of questions surrounding the style: How do you draw Celtic k..
Marc Chagall, as other famous artists of the twentieth century, has worked in various genres of the visual arts, but no one has launched the monumental art of stained glass like Chagall. Windows in Metz, Saarburg, Mainz, Reims, Pocantico, Jerusalem, Nice, and Zurich are highlighted here, along with ..
Discover your inner chalk artist Chalk art and lettering are all around: on menu boards at a favorite local coffee shop, brightening sidewalk easels at street fairs, and in lively artwork found in the home. Chalk art and lettering pros Amanda Arneill and Shannon Roberts have teamed up to provide fr..
Dale Chihuly is possibly the best known glass artist in the world. For more than 40 years he has been creating remarkable works of art that explore colour, form and nature. This title takes readers on a visual tour of Chihuly's chandeliers and towers, and features a short essay exploring the genre. ..
Dale Chihuly always pushes the limits of the glass medium. Discover his most recent series, developed in 2013: the multi-coiled Rotolo-along with other original works. 32 Postcards NUME CARTE: Chihuly: On Fire Postcard Book, HardcoverISBN: 1576841979PRET EDITURA: 52.99AUTOR(i): Dale ChihulyEDITURA: ..
Acclaimed artist Andrew DeGraff has created beautiful hand-painted maps of all your favorite films, from King Kong and North by Northwest to The Princess Bride, Fargo, Pulp Fiction, even The Breakfast Club--with the routes of major characters charted in meticulous cartographic detail. Follow Marty M..
Japanese folklore and modern American tattooing cometogether in this book of more than 100 sheets of tattoo flash designed to be drawnon the body in a single session. Exploring the rich history of Japanese inkdrawings and making readily tattooable images were the priorities of this thirdbook in the ..
The most visual book on early 1970s graffiti ever published. The authors were themselves artists and maintain long friendships with other artists, as well as photo archives of the time, on display in this one-of-a-kind book. Early 70s New York saw the growth of a new phenomenon. Key pioneers tell th..
``Putting a brush in the hands of new artists, young and old, heightens their awareness of the power and beauty of nature.`` - Molly Hashimoto Learn to observe, sketch, and paint nature from an award-winning outdoor artist and art teacher - Explains how to ``see`` color depending on time of day, sea..
This pocket-sized, practical guide has everything the watercolour artist needs to know about colour mixing, from colour theory to complementary, warm and cool colours, colour tone, using a limited palette, dull and bright colours and local colour. There follows an array of essential colour mixes usi..
The author of this superb guide was not only a renowned watercolor painter but also a brilliant teacher with an unmatched talent for conveying to his students the techniques and aesthetic philosophy underlying great paintings. Years after becoming award-winning painters themselves, his students stil..
``Excellent. The most valuable, detailed anatomical studies (which are also beautifully drawn) of all parts of the figure.`` -- American Artist``The best book on artist's anatomy available anywhere.`` -- Art Students League NewsCountless artists and students since the 1920s have used this and other ..
Form drawing is an artistic activity using the art of the line. By following a systematic series of exercises, drawing skill is developed, as well as awareness of other inner capacities, such as self-confidence and equilibrium. This is the second volume of three workbooks, a successful series that ..
Over 30 detailed drawings depict men and women in Victorian regalia adorned with goggles, gears, antique clocks, and other artifacts of the steam-powered era. Evocative backgrounds feature moody mashups of butterflies, flowers, and stars with locomotives, hot-air balloons, Victrolas, and other machi..
Distinguished art educator and publisher shows importance of classic perspective rules - and when to violate them. Picture plane, foreshortening and convergence, other topics. Analysis of works by leading artists and illustrators. 349 illustrations. NUME CARTE: Creative Perspective for Artists and I..
Disney Villains: Delightfully Evil is a comprehensive catalog showcasing cruel-intentioned characters from the past eight decades of Disney and Pixar films. Each villain is profiled in detail, including information on the animators, directors, and voice actors who brought the evildoers to life. Fres..
From YouTube personality KL Cao (IamKayElle) comes the first step-by-step temporary tattoo book to help you rock a variety of on-trend tattoo styles for any occasion. Free spirits can now match their body art to their mood--and be ready to accessorize for the moment, no matter where, what, or when ..
``His Don Quixote from its first to its last page is] a marvel of imagination, poetry, sentiment, and sarcasm. . . . People still speak of it only as 'Dore's Don Quixote'.`` Life and Reminiscences of Gustave DoreDore himself had something of Quixote's chivalry and spent an arduous life drafting imp..
Unleash the Beasts For millennia historians, artists and scientists have chronicled their ideas and discoveries of mythological and magical monsters in encyclopedias known as bestiaries. From Asia to America, Japan to the jungles of South Africa, the vast menagerie of exotic and legendary creatures ..
An Artist's Field Guide to the World's Great Dragons Creatures of great beauty and terrible ferocity, dragons have been featured and revered for centuries. Of the thousand-plus species still in existence, none have inspired more folklore and artistic awe than the eight species of Great Dragons. With..
Everything you ever wanted to know about dragons, but were afraid to find out Fantasy artists can now breathe easier thanks to this less perilous alternative to drawing dragons from life. Dracopedia offers you safe, easy access to the world's most prominent dragon species, from tiny, innocuous feydr..
This book brings to life Siamese, Persians, lions, tigers, panthers and such celebrity felines as Felix, Top Cat and Snaggle Puss. NUME CARTE: Draw 50 Cats: The Step-By-Step Way to Draw Domestic Breeds, Wild Cats, Cuddly Kittens, and Famous Felines, PaperbackISBN: 0823085759PRET EDITURA: 41.99AUTOR(..
Old English sheep dogs, German Shepherds and Malamutes are just a few of the fun-loving, furry breeds that anyone can create by following these sketches. An American Bookseller Pick of the Lists. NUME CARTE: Draw 50 Dogs: The Step-By-Step Way to Draw Beagles, German Shepherds, Collies, Golden Retri..
A barrel of laughs is what aspiring cartoonists of all ages will have while they learn to draw their favorite characters from the funny pages. NUME CARTE: Draw 50 Famous Cartoons: The Step-By-Step Way to Draw Your Favorite Classic Cartoon Characters, PaperbackISBN: 0823085686PRET EDITURA: 41.99AUTOR..
Arabians, Pintos, Morgans and Clydesdales: jumping, bucking, rearing, grazing and kicking -- all are in this collection of 50 drawings. NUME CARTE: Draw 50 Horses: The Step-By-Step Way to Draw Broncos, Arabians, Thoroughbreds, Dancers, Prancers, and Many More..., PaperbackISBN: 0823085813PRET EDITUR..
Learn to Draw 50 Magical Creatures Draw 50 Magical Creatures teaches aspiring artists how to draw with ease by following simple, step-by-step instructions. Acclaimed author and illustrator Lee J. Ames shows you how to draw an enchanting variety of mystical creatures and legendary beasts, including a..
Part of the best-selling Draw 50 series this step-by-step guide to sketching and rendering astronauts, planets, asteroids, comets, spaceships, space stations, and other elements related to outer space exploration is for artists of all levels. In this new installment of Lee J. Ames's beloved Draw 50 ..
Part of the best-selling Draw 50 series this step-by-step guide to drawing various fish, sharks, oysters, bottlenose dolphins, crabs, polar bears, coral, and other ocean life is for artists of all levels. In this new installment of Lee J. Ames's beloved Draw 50 series, readers will find easy-to-foll..
Learn how to draw and color the Baylee Jae way YouTube superstar cartoonist and illustrator Baylee Jae presents her first-ever art instruction book It's an easy-to-follow complete cartoon-style course covering everything from basic materials and finding drawing inspiration to creating characters,..
How to Create Anthropomorphic and Fantasy AnimalWhat do you get when you cross a human with a horse (or a hamster, or a hummingbird)? You get any one of a number of fun anthropomorphic animals, also known as ``furries`` to their friends. From facial expressions to creative coloring, this book contai..