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Amy Cutler: Turtle Fur
Amy Cutler: Turtle Fur
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Polite ladies in Victorian costume dancing on tabletops with chairs worn like hats on their heads; young girls with little foals strapped to their backs; a team of women dutifully mending docile tigers with needle and thread--all of these surreal antics... (read more)

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The Golden Mean: In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin and Sabine Concludes
The Golden Mean: In Which the Extraordinary Correspondence of Griffin and Sabine Concludes
by Nick Bantock
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Sabine — I was sure I understood. Yet you were not here when I returned and there was no sign that you ever had been here.... Today comes your card saying you were in this house for three days after my return. I am bewildered. I need you... (read more)

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Dragons: A Book of Designs (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Dragons: A Book of Designs (Dover Pictorial Archives)
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Reptilian in appearance, able to fly, and possessing supernatural powers, dragons were also said to be vigilant guardians of fair maidens, treasures, and villages. The age-old mythical creature, depicted in a wide array of configurations, is featured in... (read more)

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Griffin & Sabine: An Extraordinary Correspondence
Griffin & Sabine: An Extraordinary Correspondence
by Nick Bantock
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It all started with a mysterious and seemingly innocent postcard, but from that point on nothing was to remain the same in the life of Griffin Moss, a quiet, solitary artist living in London. His logical, methodical world was suddenly turned upside down... (read more)

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Re-Bound: Creating Handmade Books from Recycled and Repurposed Materials
Re-Bound: Creating Handmade Books from Recycled and Repurposed Materials
by Jeannine Stein
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Any booklover with the slightest inkling toward craftiness will swoon over the darling projects outlined in this book. Make a sharp-looking portfolio from vintage album covers, a paint-sample photo album, or a journal from a hot water bottle. (Far more... (read more)

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The Art Spirit
The Art Spirit
by Robert Henri
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In this book are the essential beliefs and theories of a great teacher and American artist, Robert Henri. While it embodies the entire system of his teaching, with much technical advice and critical comment for the student, it also contains inspiration... (read more)

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Decorative Patterns of the Ancient World for Craftsmen with 3064 Illustrations
Decorative Patterns of the Ancient World for Craftsmen with 3064 Illustrations
by Flinders Petrie
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Mythical animals, florals, rosettes, religious and secular symbols, more.... (read more)

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Art of Modern Rock: The Poster Explosion
Art of Modern Rock: The Poster Explosion
by Paul Grushkin and Dennis King
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The follow-up to The Art of Rock, this striking collection of modern rock posters demonstrates the innovation of today's designers on an international scale. Showcasing the finest pieces from an array of artists with an eclectic mix of styles, this... (read more)

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Creating Welded Sculpture
Creating Welded Sculpture
by Nathan Cabot Hale
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In this generously illustrated guide, newly revised and updated, a well-known American sculptor shares his forty years of experience working with welded sculpture techniques. Nathan Cabot Hale begins with the basic assumption that it is necessary for a... (read more)

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Klee Wyck
Klee Wyck
by Emily Carr
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The Art of Howard Terpning
The Art of Howard Terpning
by Elmer Kelton
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The seminal collection of paintings from Howard Terpning, master painter of the Plains Indians.... (read more)

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Mary Engelbreit: The Art and the Artist
Mary Engelbreit: The Art and the Artist
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An Artist's Book of Inspiration: A Collection of Thoughts on Art, Artists, and Creativity
An Artist's Book of Inspiration: A Collection of Thoughts on Art, Artists, and Creativity
by Astrid Fitzgerald
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Gathered during one person's life of making art and studying the spiritual traditions, this is a collection of the best thoughts on art, artists, and the creative process, drawn from different traditions, times and places. It is meant as a guide and an... (read more)

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Elements of Design: Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships (Design Briefs)
Elements of Design: Rowena Reed Kostellow and the Structure of Visual Relationships (Design Briefs)
by Gail Greet Hannah
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A hands-on book design students and designers alike will welcome.Elements of Design is a tribute to an exceptional teacher and a study of the abstract visual relationships that were her lifelong pursuit. Rowena Reed Kiostellow taught industrial design at... (read more)

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Pop Art 25th
Pop Art 25th
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"Everything is beautiful," raved Andy Warhol, in raptures about the glamour of modern life, consumer society, and the world of the media and its stars; his proclamation can be considered the maxim of the pop generation, which included artists... (read more)

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Inside the Painter's Studio (09 Edition)
Inside the Painter's Studio (09 Edition)
by Joe Fig
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"Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work." Chuck Close Inside an art gallery, it is easy to forget that the paintings there are the end products of a process involving not only creative inspiration, but also plenty of... (read more)

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Draw Real People!
Draw Real People!
by Lee Hammond
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In Lee Hammond's Big Book of Acrylic Painting, Hammond gives readers friendly, easy-to-follow instruction for achieving detailed, realistic art from photographs with an encouraging ?You can do it ? attitude. This big guide, a great companion to Lee... (read more)

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Discoveries: Chardin: An Intimate Art (Discoveries)
Discoveries: Chardin: An Intimate Art (Discoveries)
by Helene Prigent
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Charming yet scholarly, this book explores the work of the French artist Jean Baptiste Simeon Chardin, who brought a breath of fresh air to 18th-century painting. A major Chardin exhibition opens in June at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York... (read more)

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Buddhist Art and Architecture (World of Art)
Buddhist Art and Architecture (World of Art)
by Robert E Fisher
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To guide and inspire believers, innumerable symbols and images were made, beginning in India in the 3rd century BC. This phenomenally diverse tradition includes not only frescoes, relief carvings, colossal statues, silk embroideries and bronze ritual... (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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