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Art/work: Everything You Need To Know (And Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career (09 Edition)
Art/work: Everything You Need To Know (And Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career (09 Edition)
by Heather Darcy Bhandari
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Find Out What They Didn't Teach You in Art School The most comprehensive guide of its kind, Art/Work gives artists of every level the tools they need to make it in an art world so competitive one dealer likens it to "The Sopranos, except nobody gets... (read more)

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Art Forms in Nature: The Prints of Ernst Haeckel
Art Forms in Nature: The Prints of Ernst Haeckel
by Ernst Heinrich Philip Haeckel
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The geometric shapes and natural forms, captured with exceptional precision in Ernst Haeckel's prints, still influence artists and designers to this day. This volume highlights the research and findings of this natural scientist.... (read more)

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Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist (51 Edition)
Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist (51 Edition)
by Stephen Rogers Peck
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Stephen Rogers Peck's Atlas of Human Anatomy for the Artist remains unsurpassed as a manual for students. It includes sections on bones, muscles, surface anatomy, proportion, equilibrium, and locomotion. Other unique features are sections on the types of... (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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Using a "tough love approach" to pursuing a career in the visual arts, Jackie Battenfield expands on her highly successful classes and workshops to provide a comprehensive guide for both emerging and mid-career artists. Providing real-life examples... (read more)

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Come Look with Me: Exploring Landscape Art with Children (Come Look with Me)
Come Look with Me: Exploring Landscape Art with Children (Come Look with Me)
by Gladys S Blizzard
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The "Come Look with Me" series was created by Gladys S. Blizzard, whose experiences as an art teacher and work as a curator of education at Bayly Art Museum at the University of Virginia served as the basis for this educational style.... (read more)

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Artist's Complete Health and Safety Guide (3RD 01 Edition)
Artist's Complete Health and Safety Guide (3RD 01 Edition)
by Monona Rossol
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This classic reference shows artists how to handle materials safely while practicing their craft. New Third Edition features updated information on safety and ventilation equipment, latest government regulations, and more.... (read more)

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Starting Your Career as an Artist: A Guide for Painters, Sculptors, Photographers, and Other Visual Artists (Starting Your Career)
Starting Your Career as an Artist: A Guide for Painters, Sculptors, Photographers, and Other Visual Artists (Starting Your Career)
by Angie Wojak
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Starting Your Career as an Artist is a comprehensive manual full of sound advice for artists seeking to advance their professional careers. Veteran art career professionals Angie Wojak and Stacy Miller show aspiring artists how to evaluate their goals... (read more)

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Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists
Anatomy: A Complete Guide for Artists
by Joseph Sheppard
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In this superb art instruction guidebook, a master of figure drawing shows readers in precise detail how to draw human anatomy convincingly. Over 460 illustrations reveal the structure of the body by presenting careful, knowledgeable articulation of the... (read more)

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1001 Paintings You Must See Before You Die
1001 Paintings You Must See Before You Die
by Stephen Farthing
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From Ancient Egyptian frescoes to the Renaissance masters, from French Impressionists to American Abstract Expressionists, this highly browsable guide embraces all cultures and every style of painting from 4,000 BC to the present. A visually arresting... (read more)

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HarperCollins Dictionary Art Terms & Techniques
HarperCollins Dictionary Art Terms & Techniques
by Ralph Mayer
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The HarperCollins Dictionary of Art Terms and Techniques, 2nd edition, contains over 3,200 clear definitions of terns encountered in the study and practice of the visual arts and in their literature. It covers all forms of easel and mural paintings... (read more)

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The Paintings That Revolutionized Art
The Paintings That Revolutionized Art
by Claudia Stauble
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Art history is filled with paintings that shocked, intrigued, enraged, and mystified their audiences--paintings that exemplified the period in which they were created and forever changed the way we think. Here, 100 examples of these icons of art are... (read more)

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The Power of Limits: Proportional Harmonies in Nature, Art, and Architecture
The Power of Limits: Proportional Harmonies in Nature, Art, and Architecture
by Gyorgy Doczi
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One of the delights of life is the discovery and rediscovery of patterns of order and beauty in nature—designs revealed by slicing through a head of cabbage or an orange, the forms of shells and butterfly wings. These images are awesome not just... (read more)

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Dynamic Anatomy Rev Edition
Dynamic Anatomy Rev Edition
by Burne Hogarth
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Praised by critics and teachers alike for more than 40 years, Burne Hogarth's Dynamic Anatomy is recognized worldwide as the classic, indispensable text on artistic anatomy. Now revised, expanded, and completely redesigned with 75 never-before-published... (read more)

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An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Traditional Symbols
An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Traditional Symbols
by J C Cooper
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With over 200 illustrations and lively, informative and often ironic texts, she discusses and explains an enormous variety of symbols extending from the Arctic to Dahomey, from the Iroquois to Oceana, and coming from systems as diverse as Tao... (read more)

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Art & Visual Culture 1850-2010: Modernity to Globalization
Art & Visual Culture 1850-2010: Modernity to Globalization
by Steve (edt) Edwards
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The essays in this volume engage directly with topical issues around art and gender, globalization, cultural difference, and curating, as well as explorations of key artists and movements and some less well-documented work by contemporary artists.... (read more)

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Creating Historical Clothes: Pattern Cutting from Tudor to Victorian Times
Creating Historical Clothes: Pattern Cutting from Tudor to Victorian Times
by Elizabeth Friendship
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Learn to draft and cut patterns for women's clothing from a period spanning 400 years of history, from 1535 to 1900, including the key style elements from each era, from farthingales to crinolines, ruffs to leg o' mutton sleeves. With this inspirational... (read more)

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The Art of Writing About Art
The Art of Writing About Art
by Suzanne Hudson
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THE ART OF WRITING ABOUT ART is designed for ease of use and can serve as a quick reference for students writing various types of essays, research papers, exhibition reviews, or even examinations. The premise of the book is that students in all... (read more)

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Illuminated Manuscripts: Treasures of the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York (Tiny Folios)
Illuminated Manuscripts: Treasures of the Pierpont Morgan Library, New York (Tiny Folios)
by Pierpont Morgan Library
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Glorious works of art as well as documents of bygone eras, painted an illuminated manuscripts supply perhaps the greatest and by far the best-preserved evidence of daily life during the Middle Ages and Renaissance. This Tiny Folio draws on one of the... (read more)

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Nature and Its Symbols (Guide to Imagery)
Nature and Its Symbols (Guide to Imagery)
by Lucia Impelluso
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"Nature and Its Symbols is the fifth volume in the series A Guide to Imagery, reference guides whose goal is to explain the symbols used in art. This volume includes chapters on plants, flowers, fruits, and animals of the earth, air, and water, as well... (read more)

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Health Hazards Manual for Artists (6TH 08 Edition)
Health Hazards Manual for Artists (6TH 08 Edition)
by Mccann
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The classic resource for working artists and art students In this updated and revised edition of the classic reference on health hazards faced by working artists and art students, Michael McCann—the leading authority in the field—and... (read more)

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