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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
Paperback      ISBN: 0874770882
Helps the reader gain access to right-brain functions, which affect artistic and creative abilities, by teaching drawing through unusual exercises designed to increase visual skills. Simultaneous. Hardcover available. 35,000 first printing.
The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
The Artist's Way
A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
Paperback      ISBN: 0874776945
Presents a twelve-step program to increase creativity
Draw Me a House
Draw Me a House
Paperback      ISBN: 0956205372
Draw Me a House is an interactive coloring book for budding architects. Warm, humorous drawings from acclaimed illustrator Thibaud Herem accompany playful suggestions to draw a new top on the Chrysler building, design a deluxe doghouse, or fix up the Parthenon. A delight for adults and children alike.
Drawing With Crayons, Pastels, Sanguine, and Chalks
Drawing With Crayons, Pastels, Sanguine, and Chalks
Paperback      ISBN: 0812019318
Teaches the techniques of each medium by showing and commenting on the working and finished stages of projects by various artists. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Drawing on the Artist Within: An Inspirational and Practical Guide to Increasing Your Creative Powers
Drawing on the Artist Within
An Inspirational and Practical Guide to Increasing Your Creative Powers
Paperback      ISBN: 067163514x
Offers advice on how to make use of the functions of both sides of the brain to improve creativity and develop problem-solving abilities
How to Draw and Paint Fairies: From Finding Inspiration to Capturing Diaphanous Detail, a Step-by-step Guide to Fairy Art
How to Draw and Paint Fairies
From Finding Inspiration to Capturing Diaphanous Detail, a Step-by-step Guide to Fairy Art
Paperback      ISBN: 0823023834
A guide to drawing and painting fairies details different types of mediums and method, offers instructions for creating fairies with basic shapes, and discusses fundamental art techniques including laying washes with watercolors and using masking film.
The Illustrator's Bible: The Complete Sourcebook of Tips, Tricks, and Time-Saving Techniques in Oil, Alkalyd, Acrylic, Gouache, Casein, Watercolor, D
The Illustrator's Bible
The Complete Sourcebook of Tips, Tricks, and Time-Saving Techniques in Oil, Alkalyd, Acrylic, Gouache, Casein, Watercolor, D
Paperback      ISBN: 0823025322
Surveys useful tools, materials, and techniques for the professional illustrator
Film Noir: An Encyclopedia Reference to the American Style
Film Noir
An Encyclopedia Reference to the American Style
Paperback      ISBN: 0879514795
Provides plot summary and information on cast and credits for more than three hundred films, and discusses the qualities of film noir
Basic Figure Drawing Techniques
Basic Figure Drawing Techniques
Paperback      ISBN: 0891345515
- How to mix every color you need from a basic palette - Pages of detailed at-a-glance color charts - Mixing with both dry and water-soluble pencils - Ideas for mixing a wide range of greens - The best mixture for deep, rich colors - Useful techniques for blending and overlaying - Technical information on pigments
Painting Better Landscapes
Painting Better Landscapes
Paperback      ISBN: 082303576x
Fifteen lessons concentrate on different aspects of landscape painting, including negative shapes, value relationship, depth, lines and composition of movement, linear perspective, and division of space