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1,500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor: Achieve precise color when painting landscapes, portraits, still lifes, and more

1,500 Color Mixing Recipes for Oil, Acrylic & Watercolor is the definitive colour-mixing resource for oil, acrylic, and watercolour artists. This user-friendly compendium is colour coded for quick-and..

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10 Step Drawing: Everyday Things: Draw 60 Familiar Items in 10 Easy Steps

If you want to draw your new phone, your coolest shades, or your favourite mug but don't know where to start, this is the book for you! 10 Step Drawing: Everyday Things will help you turn simple shape..

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10 Step Drawing: Manga: Draw Over 30 Manga Images in 10 Easy Steps

CREATE BEAUTIFUL MANGA PEOPLE AND ANIMALS IN 10 SIMPLE STEPS If you love drawing manga but don't know where to start, this is the book for you! 10 Step Drawing: Manga will help ..

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20 to Knit: Tiny Christmas Toys to Knit

We all love Christmas! This gorgeous little knitting book by the ever-popular Sachiyo Ishii contains irresistibly cute knitted Christmas toys for knitters of all abilities. All the projects are accomp..

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365 Days of Art in Nature: Find Inspiration Every Day in the Natural World

In 365 Days of Art in Nature, Lorna Scobie, invites the reader to take a closer look at the natural world - whether that's outside on location, or inside their own home - reminding us all that regardl..

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365 Days of Art: A creative exercise for every day of the year

365 Days of Art is an inspiring journal designed to help readers and budding artists nurture their creativity and explore their feelings through the medium of art. Featuring an activity for every day ..

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365 Days of Unicorns: How to Draw Unicorns and Friends Every Day of the Year

Draw adorable unicorn pictures for a whole year this fun book for the young and young at heart covers the widest range of unicorn designs ever 365 of them no less! In the magical universe all t..

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Acrylics: Colour Mixing Guide

This pocket-sized, practical guide has everything the acrylic artist needs to know about colour mixing, from colour theory to complementary, warm and cool colours, colour tone, using a limited palette..

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Amazing Glaze: Techniques, Recipes, Finishing, and Firing

Whether you look forward to glazing your work or are guilty of saying "I hate glazing!" Amazing Glaze is for you. Join author and Odyssey Clayworks founder Gabriel Kline on a journey that makes glazin..

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Amazing Japanese Crochet Stitches: A Stitch Dictionary and Design Resource (156 Stitches with 7 Practice Projects)

From elegant to funky, popular designer Keiko Okamoto presents a wide selection of crochet stitches in this valuable reference. Amazing Japanese Crochet Stitches includes versatile stitch patterns t..

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Art of Figure Drawing for Beginners: Learn to use basic shapes and art mannequins to draw faces and figures

Mastering the human form for portraiture is one of the most challenging subjects for a beginning artist to learn. Packed with practical instructions, helpful tips, and fundamental techniques, this com..

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Artist's Drawing Techniques

Learn how to draw with charcoal, pen, and pastel with step-by-step workshops from professional artists. Artist's Drawing Techniques is your guide to every aspect of drawing for pleasure, from choosing..

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Artist's Painting Techniques

Whether you're trying your hand at painting for the first time or honing your artistic ability, Artist's Painting Techniques is the handiest guide to teach you how to paint. Starting with the basics s..

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Botanical Drawing: A Step-by-Step Guide to Drawing Flowers, Vegetables, Fruit and Other Plant Life

This book provides a thorough and expert guide to the subject of botanical drawing, through detailed text, examples of the author's own studies, short exercises and larger projects. Penny Brown produc..

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Botanical Illustration from Life: A Visual Guide to Observing, Drawing and Painting Plants

Observe, draw, paint, explore and master the art of botanical illustration. Award-winning botanical artist Isik Guner shares her passion for drawing and painting living plants from around t..

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BOWIE: A Michael Allred Coloring Book

Color your way through the kaleidoscopic career of David Bowie and his alter ego Ziggy Stardust in this one-of-a-kind coloring book. From the unauthorized and New York Times best-selling graphic ..

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Calligraphy, 2nd Revised Edition:  Guide to Handlettering

If you've ever wanted to learn the techniques of hand lettering, Calligraphy gives practical advice and guidance on materials, tools, and proper methods. Containing four alphabets and 12 step-by..

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Complete Book of Mixed Media Art: More than 200 fundamental mixed media concepts and techniques

Featuring a wide variety of mixed media techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, ephemera, encaustics, collaging, journaling, and more, The Complete Book of Mixed Media Art is ..

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Create Comics: A Sketchbook: Includes Over 50 Pages of Lessons & Tips to Create Comics, Graphic Novels, and More!

Drawing your own comics has never been easier! Create Comics gives you all the tools to get started creating your own comic world by combining helpful tips and tricks with sketchbook pages with panels..

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Creative Watercolor and Mixed Media: A Step-by-Step Guide to Achieving Stunning Effects--Play with Gouache, Metallic Paints, Masking Fluid, Alcohol, a

In Creative Watercolor and Mixed Media, popular watercolour artist, instructor, and author Ana Victoria Calderon shares her simple step-by-step techniques for painting exciting and colourful motifs by..

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DIY Watercolor Jungle: Easy watercolor painting techniques for tropical foliage and flowers

The follow up to the bestselling DIY Watercolor Flowers, featuring step-by-step tutorials for on-trend botanical leaves and tropical flowers in ever-popular watercolours. Learn to paint tropical wate..

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Drawing & Painting Plants

This is a botanically based (as opposed to free-form drawing) practical manual on how to paint a vast range of plants in watercolour and other media. Drawing on her experience as a botanical art teach..

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Drawing on the Dominant Eye: Decoding the way we perceive, create and learn

From the author of the world's most popular drawing instruction manual Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, this new book helps you discover a new way of drawing and problem solving. Betty Edw..

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Workbook: The companion workbook to the world's bestselling drawing guide

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Workbook accompanies the world's most widely used drawing instruction book by Betty Edwards. This workbook reinforces the five basic skills of drawing and includ..

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Drawn to Type: Lettering for Illustrators

Illustrated lettering is one of the most recognisable trends in design, but how do you take your work in this area to new levels and make your projects stand out from the crowd? Illustrator, des..

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En Plein Air: Light & Color: Expert techniques and step-by-step projects for capturing mood and atmosphere in watercolor

Take your watercolour painting beyond the studio-learn how to effectively use colour and light to capture mood, create atmosphere, and convey emotion on location. Geared for beginning artists, En Plei..

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Figure Drawing: A Complete Guide

Figure Drawing: A Complete Guide is an essential handbook for anyone particularly interested in portrait drawing, and includes in-depth studies of human anatomy by master artist Civardi. Civardi's tec..

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Hand Lettering for Beginners: Simple Techniques. Endless Possibilities

Have you ever wanted to learn to hand letter, but didn't know where to start? Hand Lettering for Beginners has everything you need to learn the art of hand lettering. Sarah Ensign uses simple techniqu..

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How to Draw Almost Everything: An Illustrated Sourcebook

Learn to draw pretty much EVERYTHING. With over 2,000 images, this visual reference book offers instructions for drawing animals, people, plants, food, everyday objects, buildings, vehicles, clothing,..

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How to Draw Cute Stuff

How to Draw Cute Stuff teaches readers how to draw anything and everything - people, animals and things - in an adorable manner. Step-by-step, how-to sequences make drawing cute stuff really simple, w..

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How to Draw: Unicorns: In Simple Steps

Unicorns have captured the imagination of people all over the world. These fantastical creatures have never been so popular, and well-known fantasy artist Sharon Hurst shows you how to bring them to l..

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Ideal City: Exploring Urban Futures

The city is an always changing human experiment. But in the last half century, it has changed more than ever before - with little sign of slowing down. As this phenomenon takes place, an increasing nu..

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Innovative Artist, The : Drawing Dramatic Landscapes: New Ideas and Innovative Techniques Using Mixed Media

This book is aimed at artists who wish to explore new ways of using a variety of drawing media to create striking, dramatic landscapes. The author, Robert Dutton, works in a loose style and combines m..

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Inspired Artist: Block Print for Beginners: Learn to make lino blocks and create unique relief prints

Learn to create contemporary, unique works of art with traditional carving tools and printmaking techniques. Step-by-step projects and creative lino prints make it fun and easy. The Inspired Artist se..

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Just for Fun: Drawing: More Than 100 Fun and Simple Step-by-Step Projects for Learning the Art of Basic Drawing

Learning to draw in pencil has never been so easy! With Just for Fun: Drawing, aspiring artists and art enthusiasts who have never before picked up a pencil can follow incredibly simple step-by-step ..

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Kew Book of Painting Roses in Watercolour, The

Roses have a special place in both art and culture across the world. Published in Association with Kew Gardens, this stunning book teaches you how to capture their character, colour and form in waterc..

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Kew: The Watercolour A to Z of Trees and Foliage

Trees have inspired artists for generations. This unique watercolour artist's guide offers easy-to-follow, plant-specific information on how to paint a wonderful selection of the most popular species ..

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Keys to Drawing


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Knitted Rabbits: 20 Easy Knitting Patterns for Cuddly Bunnies

Love rabbits? Love knitting? Then this book is for you! Packed with 20 brilliant, bouncing bunnies to knit and love, this book has a carrot-crunching character for everyone! From fluffy, cu..

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Lessons in Classical Painting: Essential Techniques from Inside the Atelier

A companion volume to Lessons in Classical Drawing that breaks down the foundational skills and techniques of painting in a format that is accessible and manageable for all readers. With the same dire..

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Love Your Creative Space

Re-energize your crafting space with innovative ideas for organization and accessibility! Packed with over 150 photos of studios, storage, and ideas to help keep creativity flowing...

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Make Ink - A Forager's Guide to Natural Inkmaking

The Toronto Ink Company was founded in 2014 by designer and artist Jason Logan as a citizen science experiment to make eco-friendly, urban ink from street-harvested pigments. In Make Ink, Logan delves..

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Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels
No-Fail Watercolor: The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Painting with Confidence

Create Stunning Watercolor Projects in just a few simple steps. Mako, the artist behind the beloved blog and YouTube channel makoccino, brings you the most comprehensive beginner's guide to water..

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Off Grid: Nature Powered Homes

Interest in living off the grid, i.e. self-sufficiently without relying on public services such as the municipal water supply, electricity or local sewage and gas systems, has come on the scene as a g..

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Oh My Gouache!: The beginner's guide to painting with opaque watercolour

Welcome to the wonderful world of painting with gouache, with the creative guidance of popular artist and illustrator Zoe Ingram. In this comprehensive beginner's guide, Zoe shares everything she po..

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Origami 365: Includes 365 Sheets of Origami Paper for a Year of Folding Fun

Learn origami basics from the experts at Taro's Origami Studio in Brooklyn, New York, where dedicated professionals teach and promote the ancient art of origami. In this book, Taro Yaguchi, founder of..

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Origami Flowers and Birds: Paper Pack Plus 64-Page Book

Origami Flowers and Birds explores the best nature has to offer, with a 64-page instruction book that guides you step by step through 10 paper projects, including a crane, owl, robin, rose, tulip and ..

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Origami Paper 500 sheets Blue and White 4" (10cm): Tuttle Origami Paper: High Quality Double-Sided Origami Sheets Printed with 12 Different Designs

This paper pack contains 500 high-quality small 4-inch origami sheets printed with colorful and traditional Japanese blue & white designs These paper designs were developed to enhance the creativ..

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Origami Paper 500 sheets Flower Patterns 6" (15 cm): Tuttle Origami Paper: High-Quality Double-Sided Origami Sheets Printed with 12 Different Patterns

This pack contains 500 high-quality origami sheets printed with bright and cheerful flower patterns. These colourful origami papers were developed to enhance the creative work of origami artists ..

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Painting the Elements: Air Water Earth Fire

How to capture on paper the essential elements of life: air, water, earth, and fire? Through more than 700 images, learn the tips and tricks shared by over 50 painters through pictorial techniques. Se..

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