Art Instruction

ART OF NOTICING: 131 WAYS TO SPARK CREATIVITY, FIND INSPIRATION, AND DISCOVER JOY IN THE EVERYDAY

Written by Walker, Rob
An imaginative, thought-provoking gift book to awaken your senses and attune them to the things that matter in your life. Welcome to the era of white noise. Our lives are in constant tether to phones, to email, and to social media. In this age of distraction, the ability to experience and be present is often lost: to think and to see and to listen.
May 7, 2019 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$22.95

KEEP GOING: 10 WAYS TO STAY CREATIVE IN GOOD TIMES AND BAD

Written by Kleon, Austin
Keep Working. Keep Playing. Keep Creating.
April 2, 2019 | Paperback | Workman Publishing | 224 Pages |
$12.95

WABI-SABI FOR ARTISTS, DESIGNERS, POETS & PHILOSOPHERS

Written by Koren, Leonard
An updated version of the classic volume on the beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete.
November 1, 2008 | Paperback | Imperfect Publishing |
$16.00

COPY THIS BOOK: AN ARTISTA'S GUIDE TO COPYRIGHT

Written by Schrijver, Eric
This book is an artist's guide to copyright, written for makers. Both practical and critical, it will guide you through the concepts underlying copyright and how they apply in your practice. How do you get copyright? For what work? And for how long? How does copyright move across mediums, and how can you go about integrating the work of others?
April 23, 2019 | Paperback | Onomatopee | 192 Pages |
$20.00
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52 ASSIGNMENTS: STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

Written by Lloyd Duckett, Brian
This book features 52 color-coded commissions and concepts with alternative ideas for composing, creating and printing eye-catching images from the street.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Ammonite Press | 128 Pages |
$17.95
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MARKER WORKSHOP (2 BOOKS IN 1): LEARN TO INK IN 50 EXPERIMENTS

Written by Prood, Sasha
Take your drawing, doodling, or lettering to the next level and explore the incredibly diverse medium of fine-tip markers with this two-book set (an instruction book and corresponding workbook).
February 5, 2019 | Paperback | Harry N. Abrams | 248 Pages |
$24.99
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WATERCOLOR BOTANICALS (2 BOOKS IN 1): 20 PRINTS TO PAINT AND FRAME

Written by Strange, Nikki
Make your own collection of botanical watercolor paintings with this two-book set (an instruction book and corresponding watercolor pad). Once upon a time, a vase of beautifully arranged flowers was the perfect subject for a watercolor still life. Today, indoor house plants reign supreme and palms have replaced peonies as the botanical of choice for artists.
February 5, 2019 | Paperback | Harry N. Abrams | 200 Pages |
$24.99
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DAILY RITUALS: HOW ARTISTS WORK

Written by Mason Currey
Franz Kafka, frustrated with his living quarters and day job, wrote in a letter to Felice Bauer in 1912, "time is short, my strength is limited, the office is a horror, the apartment is noisy, and if a pleasant, straightforward life is not possible then one must try to wriggle through by subtle maneuvers." Kafka is one of 161 inspired--and inspiring--minds, among them, novelists, poets, pl
April 23, 2013 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$24.95
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WAR OF ART: BREAK THROUGH THE BLOCKS AND WIN YOUR INNER CREATIVE BATTLES

Written by Pressfield, Steven
A succinct, engaging, and practical guide for succeeding in any creative sphere, The War of Art is nothing less than Sun-Tzu for the soul. What keeps so many of us from doing what we long to do? Why is there a naysayer within? How can we avoid the roadblocks of any creative endeavor-be it starting up a dream business venture, writing a novel, or painting a masterpiece?
January 11, 2012 | Paperback | Black Irish Entertainment LLC |
$12.95
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ART MATTERS: BECAUSE YOUR IMAGINATION CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

Written by Riddell, Chris
A stunning and timely creative call-to-arms combining four extraordinary written pieces by Neil Gaiman illustrated with the striking four-color artwork of Chris Riddell."The world always seems brighter when you've just made something that wasn't there before."--Neil Gaiman
November 20, 2018 | Hardcover | William Morrow & Company | 112 Pages |
$19.99

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