Art

14X19 MESH STORAGE BAG

$4.25
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
038236033103

ACRYLICS

$10.95
Tools are described and techniques are shown with examples of acrylic paintings in various stages of progress.
ISBN/SKU: 
0764150111

ALPHABETICA

$21.99
Mixed media techniques have come to forefront again, with artists in every field combining materials and effects to create journals, altered art, collage pieces, memory art and more. With all the creative experiementation developing at such a fast pace, it is pertinent to know how various techniques and combinations work and whether they are right for your latest project. Alphabetica illuminates new techniques through detailed visuals and rich, explanatory text. From cover to cover, readers absorb the specialties of each contributing artist, such as Judi Riesch's use of vintage photographs, and Lesley Riley's sophisticated fabric transfers, and are able to get an "over the shoulder" glance at how these artists work.
ISBN/SKU: 
1592531768

AMES LETTERING GUIDE

$2.75
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
038236027027

ART 370 SPRING 2017

$17.25
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
230377

ART 390-01 KIT

$5.25
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
215296

ARTISTS HDBK MAT & TECH REV & UPDTD

$25.98
Since 1940, when it was originally published, The Artist's Handbook has become indispensable for thousands of practicing artists and art students. The book has remained continually in print through many editions and has sold more than a quarter of a million copies. A detailed index makes a wealth of information readily available. Charts and line drawings throughout.
ISBN/SKU: 
0670837016

COLOR AND CREATIVITY

$12.99
"Beginner Art Guides" instruct in the fundamentals of art, then present a series of projects for the student to master. Projects are presented in order of difficulty, and are supplemented with practical suggestions, ideas for color experiments, and techniques for creating special effects. The final page of each book presents a capsule biography of a famous artist whose work offers classic examples of the title's central subject. This volume offers advice on mixing and contrasting colors on paper or canvas to create dramatic effects, or evoke special moods and atmospheres.
ISBN/SKU: 
0764159100

COMPRESSED GRAPHITE STICKS #4B

$1.14
Condition: New
Kimberly 4B Medium Firm Graphite Stick offers a wide range of special effects when deep gray tone areas are blended and the flat edge provide broad strokes. Non-Toxic stick is perfect for drawing, sketching and visualizing techniques. 3 in stick can be used efficiently by breaking into smaller pieces and is sold as 12 per pack.
ISBN/SKU: 
044974097406

CONICAL W/B MARKER 18CT

$4.89
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
8411574800927

General's > SKETCH & WASH < #588

$1.10
Condition: New
ISBN/SKU: 
044974794503

HOW TO PAINT LIKE TURNER

$24.95

British artist J.M.W. Turner (1775–1851) painted unforgettable watercolors and was revered for his masterly use of shifting light and dramatic cloudscapes. Now, this clear, accessible book reveals the secrets of Turner’s technique, making his magical effects possible for today’s painters. The book examines the materials Turner used and suggests modern-day equivalents to recreate his effects. Using his works as examples, chapters explore themes such as sky, water, trees, people, moonlight, and more. Step by step, contemporary artists explain how to emulate the examples and master the techniques to create other compositions. Only the Tate, the global center for Turner scholarship, could create this instructional gem.

ISBN/SKU: 
185437883X

Lit:Cinematic Lighting Techniques for Epic Portrait Photography

$29.99
Aspiring photographers are always looking for that edge, that fresh point of view to add drama to their images. Photographer Joey L. found his vision early, drawing critical acclaim as a brilliant commercial photographer with a distinctive technical expertise for lighting.
In "Photographing Shadow and Light," Joey lifts the curtain on his dramatic, creatively fearless approach to portraiture, sharing his personal philosophy and a behind-the-scenes look at 15 striking photo sessions from personal projects shot in Africa, India, and Brooklyn to commercial shoots for 50 Cent, the Jonas Brothers, and "Project Runway All Stars." Joey provides readers with a step-by-step description of how he visualized each shoot, formed meaningful connections with his subjects, and built his signature dramatic lighting effects one light at a time.
Featuring more than 85 stunning portraits, detailed lighting diagrams, and a foreword from industry icon David Hobby (aka Strobist), "Photographing Shadow and Light" shares the creative process behind one of today s most exciting photography talents, providing serious amateurs and professionals a fresh perspective on creating compelling, professional quality portraits.
Joey Lawrence is . . . the future of photography. Get used to it. David Hobby (Strobist)
Get inside the images of commercial and fine art portrait photographer Joey L. with this behind-the-lens guide to his fearless approach, creative vision, and signature lighting techniques.
Also available as an ebook"
ISBN/SKU: 
9780817400149
Publication Date: 
2012-12-04
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THE VISUAL DICTIONARY OF TYPOGRAPHY

$24.95

The Visual Dictionary of Typography is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms used within typography and its associated disciplines.

Over 250 terms are explained and contextualised, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from historical and contemporary typography. The dictionary covers traditional, manual practices and processes as well as modern terminology. It also defines a wide variety of practical terms, such as Point size,Leading and Gutter, as well as movements and lettering styles includingGothicReductionism, andConstructivism.

The Visual Dictionary of Typography is an invaluable reference tool that improves the reader’s understanding of the professional terms applied in the world of typography.

 

ISBN/SKU: 
2940411182

WATERCOLOR PAINTING: EXPERT ANSWERS TO THE QUESTIONS EVERY ARTIST ASK

$16.99
Art Answers books are precisely that--practical answers to the questions that every artist asks himself or herself while working on a project. Such questions are always specific, and require immediate and specific answers: Which brush to use in order to create the precise desired effect?. . . What is the best way to organize workspace? . . Which papers and inks to select for a given project?. . . and literally hundreds more similar questions. In this book, art students and hobbyists will find reliable answers from experienced professionals about texture and tone, creating reflections in water, contrasting light and shadow, blending and smudging, framing and mounting, and much more. More than 100 instructive color illustrations come with step-by-step tips and methods that teach artistic skills and improve on the reader's previously acquired techniques. The practical and sturdy Flexibinding covers make these books ideal both for studio use and for carrying along on field trips.
ISBN/SKU: 
1438000227

WHEN PHOTOGRAPHY REALLY WORKS

$14.99
Every day and all over the world, millions of people take countless photographs. Yet only a few of those images stand out from the rest, demand the world's attention, and survive the test of time. This unusual new book showcases 100 outstanding photographers and points out the unique qualities that make their pictures great. Skillfully analyzed here are--

  • The dramatic landscapes of Ansel Adams
  • The experimental images of Man Ray
  • The dramatic photos of Margaret Bourke-White
  • Incongruous humor caught by Garry Winogrand
  • The candid immediacy of Henri Cartier-Bresson . . . and many others

    Guided by the expert eye of author Val Williams, When Photography Really Works covers a time span of more than 100 years, showing readers how to recognize the defining qualities of important photographic art in genres that include portraits, landscapes, nudes, photojournalism, abstract imagery, and more.
  • ISBN/SKU: 
    0764147897

    X-ACTO KNIFE W/ NO.11 BLADES

    $5.69
    Elmer's Products Precision Utility Knife X3311 1153For more than 65 years, Elmer's Products, Inc. has been providing creative adhesive solutions that support success and turn ideas into reality.
    ISBN/SKU: 
    079946085686

    ZEN & THE MAGIC OF PHOTOGRAPHY (ROCKY NOOK INC)

    $24.95

    Zen and the Magic of Photography is geared toward helping photographers develop their visual awareness, sensitivity, and intuition. It is designed to improve the quality of your photography by helping you to discover, create, and capture the points of intersection and merging between photography and Zen; between camera and "real moments"; between seeing and being. This is the point at which all such distinctions no longer exist, the point at which photography and Zen are one. This is the point at which we discover and create our best photographic images..

    Topics include:

    - The nature of Zen- The nature of photography: the two essential elements in every photograph- The relationship between Zen and photography- The art of photographic analysis: making the invisible visible- How to experience the creative process- How to make your best photographs: experiencing Zen through photography and photography through Zen- The interconnections and interrelationships between the still photograph, the photo essay, and the motion picture- Photographic examples of the points of intersection and merging between photography and Zen



    ISBN/SKU: 
    1933952547