This inspiring sketchbook is part of the new 20 Ways series from Quarry Books, designed to offer artists, designers, and doodlers a fun and sophisticated collection of illustration fun. Each spread features 20 inspiring illustrated examples of 45 themes - tree, tulip, shell, owl, peacock feather, mu..
Be inspired by this fun compilation sketchbook of four favorite volumes from Quarry Books' 20 Ways series Designed to offer artists, designers, and doodlers a fun and sophisticated collection of illustration fun, each spread features 20 inspiring illustrated examples of 135 themes, over 3600 drawing..
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..
This guide offers an outstanding overview of the finer points of pencil work, both for sketching and detailed finished drawings. Author Frank M. Rines discusses approaches to graphite work and techniques for still life and landscape drawing. He emphasizes the importance of good design and compositio..
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..
Beginners and accomplished artists alike are attracted to the beauty and versatility of acrylic painting. In this comprehensive book, you will find all the instruction and inspiration you need to master the medium or improve your painting skills. Accomplished artist Tom Swimm guides you step by step..
``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..
Artists of classical Greece and the Renaissance were highly aware of the complexity and great beauty of the human figure, and strove in their artwork to depict the ideal form. This book by an experienced twentieth-century art teacher covers two fundamentals of figure drawing that were equally import..
Anatomy for Artists is a concise, user friendly anatomy book that tackles the specific challenges faced by artists. Acclaimed author Barrington Barber provides clearly annotated diagrams showing the detail of the bone structure, the muscle layers and the surface of each part of the body. Each chapte..
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..
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..
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..
Pen & Ink combines practical instruction with inspirational artwork to awaken a new generation of pen-and-ink enthusiasts.Drawing with pen and ink has been a celebrated art form for centuries. In addition to ballpoint pen, today's pen-and-ink artists use a variety of tools, including fountain pens, ..
This photo-documentary of Baltimore graffiti writers' tags, or specially styled signatures, features the widest range of such artwork ever compiled. In one of the most staggering local graffiti compendiums available, photos taken between 2011 and 2014 highlight the myriad variations of tags and thro..
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..
How to paint oil portraits like the Old Masters Mona Lisa. Girl with a Pearl Earring. Madame X. The infinite variety and beauty of humankind--like the mysteries behind sparkling eyes, a sly smile or an averted gaze--has captivated artists since the beginning of time. This expanded edition of Chris S..
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 celebration of the life and work of the pop-culture icon who gently encouraged millions to explore their creativity. Known for incorporating ``happy little`` clouds, mountains, and trees in paintings he would create in just twenty-six television minutes, Bob Ross had an encouraging and soothing de..
Bridgman's classic, essential guide--with more than 1,000 drawings and 22 expert lessons on mastering the human figure from every angle--is now completely redesigned Bridgman's Complete Guide to Drawing from Life combines six well-known books by celebrated artist and lecturer George A. Bridgman, who..
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..
Experience the scorching art of Burning Man with this visual history, now updated through 2015 Every August, tens of thousands of participants gather to celebrate artistic expression in Nevada's barren Black Rock Desert. This vastly inhospitable location, called the playa, is the site of Burning Man..
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 ..
Calling all cat lovers and artists: this clever book by bestselling illustrator Lulu Mayo will tickle your creative funny bone Whether you want to sketch your inner happy cat or create a ``National Cat Portrait Gallery,`` you'll love these cool and quirky drawing activities, all centered on fabulo..
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 is arguably the best known glass artist in the world. Each title in the 'Chihuly Mini Book' series takes readers on a visual tour of Chihuly's work, exploring what makes each of his genres unique. NUME CARTE: Chihuly Persians [With DVD], HardcoverISBN: 1576841758PRET EDITURA: 61.99AUTOR..
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 putti, and features a short essay exploring the genre. NUME CARTE: Chihu..
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..
Colored Pencil Step by Step, from the acclaimed Walter Foster Artist's Library Series, is filled with information that will help artists of all levels learn all about drawing with colored pencil. This colorful, comprehensive guidebook explores drawing and layering colors, plus a range of styles and ..
``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 ..
Drawing is experiencing an unparalleled surge in the art world. Passe notions that once defined drawing as being a preparatory stage for painting or sculpture have long since been cast aside. Drawing is now fully recognized as its own art form in the biennials, art fairs, museum exhibitions, and bey..
Make your landscape paintings more adventurous with these mixed-media techniques Popular artist and teacher Soraya French encourages her students to broaden their horizons, and here she gives painters the tools they need to experiment with exciting combinations of acrylics, pastels, and collage. Th..
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..
Creative Lettering and Beyond combines the artistic talents and inspirational tips and tutorials of several professional hand letterers and calligraphers for a dynamic and interactive learning experience.After a brief introduction to the various tools and materials, artists and lettering enthusiasts..
You're never too old to enjoy coloring with markers Creative Marker Art and Beyond is here to provide the inspiration. Whether you love to draw snoozing cats, inquisitive horses, watchful birds, patterned landscapes, or stunning sunsets, there's something for everyone in Creative Marker Art and Bey..
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..