Art Instruction

LEARN CALLIGRAPHY: THE COMPLETE BOOK OF LETTERING AND DESIGN

Written by Shepherd, Margaret
In an age of myriad computer fonts and instant communication, your handwriting style is increasingly a very personal creation. In this book, Margaret Shepherd, America's premier calligrapher, shows you that calligraphy is not simply a craft you can learn, but an elegant art form that you can make your own.
February 20, 2001 | Paperback | Watson-Guptill | 168 Pages |
$18.99

LOCAL COLOR

Written by Robinson, Mimi
Whenever we first encounter a new place, whether landscape or cityscape, one of the most immediate and powerful sensations comes from its colors, or the palette of colors, which profoundly influence our reaction to and sense of a space.
April 21, 2015 | Paperback | Princeton Architectural Press | 128 Pages |
$19.95

IT'S NOT HOW GOOD YOU ARE IT'S HOW GOOD YOU WANT TO BE

Written by Arden, Paul
"It's Not How Good You Are, It's How Good You Want to Be is a handbook of how to succeed in the world: a pocket bible for the talented and timid alike to help make the unthinkable thinkable and the impossible possible.
June 1, 2003 | Paperback | Phaidon Press | 128 Pages |
$12.95

MAKING IT IN THE ART WORLD

Written by Carey, Brainard
Learn how today's artists survive, exhibit, and earn money, without selling out! This book explains how to be a professional artist and new methods to define and realize what success means. Whether you're a beginner, a student, or a career artist looking to be in the best museum shows, this book provides ways of advancing your plans on any level.
November 15, 2011 | Paperback | Allworth | 256 Pages |
$19.95

TAXIDERMY ART

Written by Marbury, Robert
In this collection of taxidermy art, you'll find a winged monkey with a fez and a martini glass, a jewel-encrusted piglet, a bionic fawn, and a polar bear balancing on a floating refrigerator. Author Robert Marbury makes for a friendly (and often funny) guide, addressing the three big questions people have about taxidermy art: What is it all about? Can I see some examples?
September 23, 2014 | Hardcover | Artisan Publishers |
$18.95

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. In his previous books Steal Like an Artist and Show Your Work!, both New York Times bestsellers, Austin Kleon gave readers the keys to unlock their creativity and showed them how to become known.
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. Every book about wabi-sabi is based on the paradigm introduced in the original edition of this book.
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 |
$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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