Art Instruction

ART WORLD DEMYSTIFIED: HOW ARTISTS DEFINE AND ACHIEVE THEIR GOALS

Written by Carey, Brainard
The Art World Demystified unfolds the confusing and often treacherous terrain of the art world, revealing the inner workings of a system that has few rules but many opportunities. In this volume, artists will find their own questions reflected and addressed, including: -How does an artist penetrate the inner circle of the art world?-How do museums choose exhibits?
April 19, 2016 | Paperback | Allworth | 308 Pages |
$19.99

STARTING YOUR CAREER AS AN ARTIST: A GUIDE TO LAUNCHING A CREATIVE LIFE

Written by Miller, Stacy
In this comprehensive manual, veteran art career professionals Angie Wojak and Stacy Miller show aspiring artists how to evaluate their goals and create a plan of action to advance their professional careers, and use their talents to build productive lives in the art world. In addition, the book includes insightful interviews with professional artists and well-known players in the art scene.
November 3, 2015 | Paperback | Allworth | 304 Pages |
$19.99

ART OF PAPERCUTTING

Written by Palmer, Jessica
Renowned papercutter, Jessica Palmer, shares her art from inspiration to conclusion. Learn how to separate the visual world into positive and negative shapes and design gorgeous images with pattern, texture and impact. A practical section shows step by step how to 'draw with a knife' safely and effectively.
October 19, 2015 | Paperback | Search Press(UK) | 144 Pages |
$21.95

3D COLORING CITIES

Create transcendent three-dimensional cityscapes! Beautiful cityscapes come to life with your imagination. Color anaglyphic illustrations by award-winning artist Hannah Davies, or create your own 3-D pictures. Learn how hot and cold colors can cause 3-D effects. Hours of entertainment for young and old alike. 3-D glasses included!
October 15, 2015 | Paperback | Thunder Bay Press | 96 Pages |
$14.95

1000 DOT-TO-DOT: MASTERPIECES

Written by Pavitte, Thomas
A renaissance in dot-to-dot puzzles! Reveal twenty art masterpieces in this entertaining extreme dot-to-dot puzzle book. You'll be surprised and delighted as tonal shading and expressive line work appears, simply by connecting the dots.
October 1, 2015 | Paperback | Thunder Bay Press | 48 Pages |
$14.95

ANATOMY 360: THE ULTIMATE VISUAL GUIDE TO THE HUMAN BODY

Written by Roebuck, Jamie
Anatomy 360 is part reference guide and part textbook, explaining the form as well as the function of human body systems. The amazing images in this book are generated from a comprehensive 3-D model twenty years in the making with help from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and Primal MRI data.
August 4, 2015 | Hardcover | Thunder Bay Press | 320 Pages |
$29.95

ILLUSTRATION

Written by Hall, Andrew
This broad introduction to illustration reveals the artistic, intellectual, and organizational skills needed to study and practice as a freelance illustrator. It includes a practical introduction to image-making, covering basic techniques, andalso looks at the mechanics of visualization and communication.
May 11, 2011 | Paperback | Laurence King | 228 Pages |
$19.95

ART OF URBAN SKETCHING: DRAWING ON LOCATION AROUND THE WORLD

Written by Campanario, Gabriel
The Art of Urban Sketching is both a comprehensive guide and a showcase of location drawings by artists around the world who draw the cities where they live and travel.
February 1, 2012 | Paperback | Quarry Books | 319 Pages |
$26.99

ARTIST'S EVERYTHING HANDBOOK

Written by Wilson, Kate
A practical and authoritative guide to the latest materials, hottest trends, and best techniques for creating stunning artwork, The Artist's Handbook is packed with easy-to-follow tutorials, engaging artist profiles, and inspirational galleries.
February 17, 2015 | Paperback | Harper Design | 288 Pages |
$29.99

YOU CAN PAINT WATERCOLORS IN TWELVE EASY LESSONS

Written by Nagayama, Yuko
Whether you are a beginner or an experienced painter, You Can Paint Vibrant Watercolors In Twelve Easy Steps is a visually rich guide that will help you master the stunning, but often complex techniques for creating beautiful, vibrant watercolors in twelve simple lessons.
September 23, 2014 | Paperback | Harper Design | 103 Pages |
$19.99

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