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Digital Collage and Painting, Second Edition

If you already know your way around Photoshop and Painter and want to use these amazing programs to take your skills further, this book is for you! Much more than a simple "how-to" guide, Susan Ruddick Bloom takes you on a full-fledged journey of the imagination and shows you how to create incredible works of fine art. Supplemented by the work of 20+ world renowned artists in addition to Sue's own masterpieces, you'll learn how to cr...

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Zentangle, No Boundaries

No boundaries means just that. Use Zentangle to establish art with no boundaries that similar to doodling, is more directed. Increase focus, productivity, and best of all, learn to relax. Tangling daily can make those benefits, and others, possible. This workbook has dedicated spaces for tangling and ideas for doing so. Color and black and white illustrations are presented in an easy to execute manner. Young and old can enjoy this ar...

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Pencil Drawing Techniques

I like this book as it covers most of the basic topics in pencil drawing. As compared to other books for beginners, this book gives sufficient guidelines and examples. The only concern I have is that the examples are not very "real", not "live" enough. After all, I would recommend this book to beginners in pencil drawing.

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Painting Nature in Pen & Ink With Watercolor

Gives good guidelines that are easy to understand. Excellent illustrations. Helpful for beginners as well as experienced artists. Claudia is a good teacher. Nice offers a large-format color exploration of the natural world in broad context. The forest scenes, the coral reef, and desert themes help create a substantial manual in an up-to-date format. If the budget is tight, Dover offers a reprint of Sy and Dorothea Barlow's Illustrati...

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Nautical Illustrations: 681 Royalty-Free Illustrations from Nineteenth-Century Sources

Detailed images — taken from rare sources — depict primitive canoes, a Roman galley, ship figureheads, naval battles, dock scenes, lighthouses, pirate ships, steam-powered battleships, and a wealth of other subjects. Brief captions identify pictures, which are arranged chronologically. Irresistible to boating enthusiasts and armchair sailors. Over 600 black-and-white illustrations. While this book is intended is intended for all who ...

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An Introduction to Oil Painting

An introduction to the essential techniques of oil painting in a full range of media. It provides fully annotated, photographic sequences to guide the reader from the first strokes to the final composition, and full-size reproductions allow closer inspections of great masterworks. I enjoyed this book. It spent two pages on every topic that's important to beginning artists. It never rambled on about useless, trivial information. The a...

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Botanical Illustration

Probably the best serious book on botanical illustration that I've seen, and I have a number of them. Kew is eminent worldwide in botanical science and the study and preservation of plant species, and Christabel King has been doing illustrations for them for 40 years and is their foremost botanical artist. Here she explains both scientific botanical illustration and the looser botanical art, and covers materials, collecting and prese...

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3Ds Max Modeling: Bots, Mechs, And Droids

3ds Max Modeling: Bots, Mechs, and Droids offers an unparalleled, project-based learning strategy for anyone who is interested in modeling with 3ds Max. From the very first pages, readers will discover how to use the Max toolset to create sophisticated models, including a spider bot, hunter-killer, battle mech, and android. Learn how to use the 3ds Max toolset without relying on third-party models. Watch the progression of the models...

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Animation: The Mechanics of Motion

Covering everything from familiar walk cycle techniques to character design, animal motion to sound synchronisation, each section is succinct and easy to follow...A well-researched guide that should be of use to animators of all skills and abilities. He makes a complicated subject understandable and he makes it sound fun to do. Webster's book will give you an understanding of how the various parts of animation are done and the book i...