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Human Anatomy for Artists
Human Anatomy for Artists
by Eliot Goldfinger
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The power of the image of the nude--the expressivity of the flesh--has inspired artists from the beginning. An understanding of human form is essential for artists to be able to express themselves with the figure. Anatomy makes the figure. Human Anatomy... (read more)

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Fill Your Oil Paintings with Light & Color
Fill Your Oil Paintings with Light & Color
by Kevin D. Macpherson
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These pages practically glow with Kevin Macpherson's rich and powerful paintings He shares his techniques for quickly capturing the mood of a scene in bold, direct brushstrokes, with step-by-step instructions that make it easy - simply a matter of... (read more)

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Carlson's Guide To Landscape Painting
Carlson's Guide To Landscape Painting
by John F. Carlson
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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... (read more)

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Constructive Anatomy (60 Edition)
Constructive Anatomy (60 Edition)
by George B. Bridgman
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"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 News Countless... (read more)

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The Artistic Anatomy of Trees
The Artistic Anatomy of Trees
by Rex Vicat Cole
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"Monumental book . . . Mr. Vicat Cole is a born teacher."—Contemporary Review "Mr. Vicat Cole's ability as a landscape painter is well known, and he unites to his executive talents the qualifications of an accomplished teacher."&#8212... (read more)

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Techniques of the Observer : on Vision and Modernity in the 19TH Century (92 Edition)
Techniques of the Observer : on Vision and Modernity in the 19TH Century (92 Edition)
by Jonathan Crary
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In Techniques of the Observer Jonathan Crary provides a dramatically new perspective on the visual culture of the nineteenth century, reassessing problems of both visual modernism and social modernity.Inverting conventional approaches, Crary considers... (read more)

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Watercolorist's Answer Book (05 Edition)
Watercolorist's Answer Book (05 Edition)
by Gina Rath
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Your All-Inclusive Solution Guide Not sure which technique you need to improve your watercolor? Choose them all The Watercolorist's Answer Book combines the wisdom, expertise and beautiful work of eight accomplished artists in one comprehensive volume... (read more)

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Life, Paint and Passion
Life, Paint and Passion
by Michele Cassou
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Life, Paint And Passion is a deeply involving approach to using the creative process as a tool for self-discovery. With vibrant and contagious enthusiasm, the authors liberate the reader's urge to create freely and spontaneously, as a painter or an... (read more)

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The Practice of Tempera Painting
The Practice of Tempera Painting
by D V Thompson
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Tempera painting, the method in which colors are mixed with some binding material other than oil (primarily egg yolk), is the earliest type of painting known to man. The wall paintings of ancient Egypt and Babylon are tempera, as are many of the... (read more)

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Perspective for Artists (Dover Art Instruction & Reference Books)
Perspective for Artists (Dover Art Instruction & Reference Books)
by Rex Vicat Cole
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"A truly admirable book."—Bookman's Journal and Print Collector "As a book of reference to the practicing artists who wants to solve some particular difficulty, the book could hardly be bettered."—Field Rex Vicat Cole makes learning... (read more)

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Ultimate Art Bible: A Complete Reference with Step-By-Step Techniques
Ultimate Art Bible: A Complete Reference with Step-By-Step Techniques
by Sarah (edt) Hoggett
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Everything you wanted to know about drawing and painting . . . in one beautiful volume! The latest in the bestselling Ultimate series reveals all the techniques of the masters in an easy-to-understand format. From tools and materials to a rich array of... (read more)

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Materials and Techniques of Medieval Painting (56 Edition)
Materials and Techniques of Medieval Painting (56 Edition)
by Daniel V. Thompson
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Medieval painters built up a tremendous range of technical resources for obtaining brilliance and permanence. In this volume, an internationally known authority on medieval paint technology describes these often jealously guarded recipes, lists of... (read more)

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Abstract Painting: Concepts and Techniques
Abstract Painting: Concepts and Techniques
by Vicky Perry
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"Abstraction allows man to see with his mind what he cannot physically see with his eyes...Abstract art enables the artist to perceive beyond the tangible, to extract the infinite out of the finite. It is emancipation of the mind. It is an explosion... (read more)

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Hawthorne on Painting
Hawthorne on Painting
by Charles Webster Hawthorne
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Look around and select a subject that you can see painted. That will paint itself. Do the obvious thing before you do the superhuman thing. It may have been accidental, but you knew enough to let this alone. The good painter is always making use of... (read more)

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Chinese Animal Painting Made Easy
Chinese Animal Painting Made Easy
by Rebecca Yue
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A complete guide to painting pandas, horses, elephants, and 47 other beloved creatures in the traditional Chinese brush-style. Chinese animal painting is an ancient form characterized by its simplicity and natural elegance. Chinese masters spent years... (read more)

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Tattoo Bible, Book Two
Tattoo Bible, Book Two
by Superior Tattoo
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Based on the success of Tattoo Bible - Book One, ArtKulture and Superior Tattoo bring to market Tattoo Bible - Book Two, another unique and colorful collection of flash art. Everything is here, from Skulls to Tribal, from Americana to the avant-garde... (read more)

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Painting Trees and Landscapes in Watercolor
Painting Trees and Landscapes in Watercolor
by Theodore Kautzky
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Join noted watercolorist Ted Kautzky as he shares his wisdom on painting the infinitely wonderful details of trees and landscapes. Beginning with the fundamentals of good composition, value arrangement, balance, rhythm, and basic brushstrokes, the book... (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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Since 1940, when it was originally published, The Artist's Handbook has become indispensable for thousands of practicing artists and art students. The book has remained continually in print through many editions and has sold more than a quarter of a... (read more)

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Confident Color: An Artist's Guide to Harmony, Contrast and Unity
Confident Color: An Artist's Guide to Harmony, Contrast and Unity
by Nita Leland
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Learn how to use color in your own unique and expressive way Color is what you make it: sensitive, explosive, dreamlike, atmospheric, somber, cheerful... Nita Leland brings logic and intuition together to create a foundation for color selections that... (read more)

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Making Art a Practice: 30 Ways to Paint a Pipe (How to Be the Artist You Are)
Making Art a Practice: 30 Ways to Paint a Pipe (How to Be the Artist You Are)
by Cat Bennett
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Helping artists catapult into further action, this guide is a treasury of insight and inspiration. Rather than focus on art techniques that build skills or overcome creative blocks through playful activities or writing, this guide walks the artist... (read more)

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