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The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
by Julia Cameron
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“THE ARTISTS WAY by Julia Cameron is not exclusively about writing—it is about discovering and developing the artist within whether a painter, poet, screenwriter or musician—but it is a lot about writing. If you have always... (read more)

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Art/Work: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) as You Pursue Your Art Career
Art/Work: Everything You Need to Know (and Do) as You Pursue Your Art Career
by Heather Da Bhandari
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A well-known advocate and proponent of art in Chicago, Paul Klein is a longtime gallerist whose friendships with artists, dealers, collectors, and curators have afforded him a rare vantage point on the vagaries and victories of the art world. Since... (read more)

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The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love
The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love
by Jackie Battenfield
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A well-known advocate and proponent of art in Chicago, Paul Klein is a longtime gallerist whose friendships with artists, dealers, collectors, and curators have afforded him a rare vantage point on the vagaries and victories of the art world. Since... (read more)

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Artists Handbook of Materials & Techniqu 5TH Edition
Artists Handbook of Materials & Techniqu 5TH Edition
by Ralph Mayer
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**** An earlier edition of this classic is recommended by BCL3. This edition of the reference is revised by Steven Sheehan (Yale Art School). It covers pigments, oils, acrylics, tempera, grounds, watercolor, pastel, mural painting, gums, waxes... (read more)

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The Artist's Everything Handbook: A New Guide to Drawing and Painting
The Artist's Everything Handbook: A New Guide to Drawing and Painting
by Kate Wilson
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The Artists Everything Handbook is your complete guide to the fundamentals of artistic creation. Encompassing a diverse range of drawing, sketching, and painting techniques—from pen and ink to oils and acrylics—youll find everything... (read more)

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Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools, and Observations on the Artistic Process
Studio Life: Rituals, Collections, Tools, and Observations on the Artistic Process
by Sarah Trigg
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Artist and writer Sarah Trigg embarked on an ambitious field expedition across the United States in 2009, interviewing more than two hundred artists in their studios. Through conversations with a wide spectrum of painters, performance artists, sculptors,... (read more)

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The Organic Artist: Make Your Own Paint, Paper, Pigments, Prints and More from Nature
The Organic Artist: Make Your Own Paint, Paper, Pigments, Prints and More from Nature
by Nick Neddo
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It's time to go back to basics! If you're interested in art, but find that it's becoming an increasingly expensive hobby, The Organic Artist is just the book for you! It encourages us all to return to those days when art was made with all-natural... (read more)

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Vasari on Technique
Vasari on Technique
by Giorgio Vasari
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Giorgio Vasari (1511-1571) is well known for his celebrated work on the lives of the Renaissance artists. But not many people know that Vasari was a painter and architect as well as a biographer, and that he wrote one of the most valuable treatises on... (read more)

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The Art and Craft of Collage
The Art and Craft of Collage
by Simon Larbalestier
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Simon Larbalestier is a research fellow at the Royal College of Art in England whose collage work has been internationally exhibited.... (read more)

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The Complete Guide to Altered Imagery: Mixed Media Techniques for Collage, Altered Books, Artists Journals and More
The Complete Guide to Altered Imagery: Mixed Media Techniques for Collage, Altered Books, Artists Journals and More
by Karen Michel
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Karen Michel is a mixed media artist. She lives in New York, where she runs a 10-year old nonprofit art center for kids, the Creative Art Space for Kids Foundation, with her artist husband Carlo Thertus. Along with sharing her love for the arts with... (read more)

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Artist's Journal Workshop: Creating Your Life in Words and Pictures
Artist's Journal Workshop: Creating Your Life in Words and Pictures
by Cathy Johnson
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By nature, art journaling is a private activity. But when Dawn Sokolandrsquo;s first book, 1000 Artist Journal Pages, broke the fourth wall and shared the work of artists all over North America and parts of Europe, it created a ripple of inspiration... (read more)

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Creating Textured Landscapes with Pen Ink & Watercolor
Creating Textured Landscapes with Pen Ink & Watercolor
by Claudia Nice
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Capture the Rich Textures of Nature, Step by Step Capture nature's beauty as you never have before. Beloved artist and teacher Claudia Nice leads you on an inspired journey through the great outdoors. With paints in hand, she shares with you her best... (read more)

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The Guerilla Art Kit
The Guerilla Art Kit
by Keri Smith
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Keri Smith is an author and illustrator turned guerilla artist. She is the author of several books including Living Out Loud and Tear Up This Book and the creator of the popular weblog Wish Jar Journal, which attracts over ten thousand readers daily.... (read more)

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Green Guide for Artists: Nontoxic Recipes, Green Art Ideas, & Resources for the Eco-Conscious Artist
Green Guide for Artists: Nontoxic Recipes, Green Art Ideas, & Resources for the Eco-Conscious Artist
by Karen Michel
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Inspiring artists to make better eco-conscious choices within their work and their studios, this four-section resource presents recipes for DIY art supplies, safe and green practices for the workspace, ideas for using recycled materials through creative... (read more)

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The Sound of Paper: Starting from Scratch
The Sound of Paper: Starting from Scratch
by Julia Cameron
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A beautifully designed deluxe collection of 64 full-color cards that convey the feel and essence of Julia Cameron’s life-transforming bestseller, The Artist’s Way. The perfect gift that offers daily inspiration and creative direction... (read more)

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Fill in the Blank: An Inspirational Sketchbook
Fill in the Blank: An Inspirational Sketchbook
by Vahram Muratyan
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With more than 100 different spreads to envision, design, and draw, FILL IN THE BLANK lets you create everything from new products (cars, shoes, vegetables) to new works of architecture (houses, skyscrapers, and cityscapes), from new works of art... (read more)

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Living Color: Painting, Writing, and the Bones of Seeing
Living Color: Painting, Writing, and the Bones of Seeing
by Natalie Goldberg
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From fill-in art journals to self-help books on creativity, more than ever the public is striving to bring artistic enlightenment into their everyday lives. In Living Color, one of the countrys most celebrated writers expounds on her own path to artistic... (read more)

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An Illustrated Life: Drawing Inspiration from the Private Sketchbooks of Artists, Illustrators and Designers
An Illustrated Life: Drawing Inspiration from the Private Sketchbooks of Artists, Illustrators and Designers
by Danny Gregory
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Find Insight and Inspiration for Your Creative Life An artist's journal is packed with sketches and captions; some rough, some polished. The margins sometimes spill over with hurriedly scrawled shopping lists and phone numbers. The cover may be travel... (read more)

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Tattoo a Banana: And Other Ways to Turn Anything and Everything Into Art
Tattoo a Banana: And Other Ways to Turn Anything and Everything Into Art
by Phil Hansen
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From Phil Hansen, renowned multimedia artist whose TED Talk “Embrace the Shake” is inspiring individuals around the world to overcome their limitations and express themselves creatively, comes this entertaining and witty guide to turning... (read more)

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How to Draw Your Own Graphic Novel: Learn All about Creating Characters, Storytelling, Lettering and Inking
How to Draw Your Own Graphic Novel: Learn All about Creating Characters, Storytelling, Lettering and Inking
by Steve Beaumont
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How to Draw Your Own Graphic Novel is a comprehensive full-color guide to creating authentic comic book art, comic strips, and visual storytelling. Clear, step-by-step instructions make it easy for readers to re-create impressive drawings of their own... (read more)

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