Art Technique Books

National Geographic Photo Basics: The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Great Photography Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781426219702
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Published: National Geographic - November 12th, 2019

For digital camera and smartphone users, this easy how-to guide, written by an experienced National Geographic photographer, imparts the essentials of taking great pictures.


How to Draw Without Talent Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781440300592
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Published: North Light Books - November 26th, 2019

Pastels for the Absolute Beginner (ABSOLUTE BEGINNER ART) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781782215639
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Published: Search Press - November 12th, 2019

If you have ever wanted a complete course in using pastels but lacked the confidence to start, then Pastels for the Absolute Beginner is the book for you.

Take your first steps with pastels and learn how to produce modern, lively and colorful artwork with this exciting art medium.


From the co-creator of the Mighty Marvel Universe and some of the most popular comic book characters of all time comes an in-depth comics drawing instruction book revealing the tools, styles, and techniques of today's top comics artists.


That Photo Makes Me Hungry: Photographing Food for Fun & Profit Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781682683989
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Published: Countryman Press - November 26th, 2019

  • See the light (craft and shape it the way you want)
  • Embrace the math (calculate ISO, aperture, shutter speed, and white balance)
  • Consider visual storytelling (single vs.


How to Draw Inky Wonderlands: Create and Color Your Own Magical Adventure Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780143133940
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Published: Penguin Books - October 15th, 2019

A welcoming drawing guide for creating beautiful worlds and wondrous wildlife from bestselling artist Johanna Basford


The Drawing Game Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781786275165
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - November 5th, 2019

Lose the fear of drawing and discover just how much fun it is! This book provides hours of doodling activity for anyone with a pen. Look at the world differently by making crazy and inventive drawings around simple household objects. For The Drawing Game, Nunes has gathered numerous photos of everyday things accompanied by suggestions for the doodles you can make out of them.


Animorphia Sea and Sky: Selections from Kerby's Bestselling Animorphia Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593188637
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Published: Plume - October 29th, 2019

A fabulous selection of twenty removable and framable artworks from Kerby Rosane's bestselling ANIMORPHIA.


A-Z of Bird Portraits: An illustrated guide to painting beautiful birds Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781782218173
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Published: Search Press - November 5th, 2019

Andrew Forkner's book provides you with all you need to paint a range of birds in acrylics; taking in birds of prey, songbirds and waterbirds from all over the world. It contains information on the materials and preparation you will need to capture the delicacy and majesty of the subjects.

* Twenty-six striking and characterful bird species


A Big Important Artist: A Womanual: Creative Projects and Inspiring Artists to Kick-Start Your Imagination Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780762495511
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Published: Running Press Adult - October 15th, 2019

Unleash your inner artist with this beautiful guided sketchbook, full of brand new creative projects, blank work pages, and illuminating bios of female artists, from the author of A Big Important Art Book (Now with Women).


How to Shoot Like a Pro: The Step-By-Step Guide to Taking Great Photographs Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781787390676
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Published: Carlton Books - November 5th, 2019

Attend this on-the-page digital photography school . . . and become a better photographer


Photographing Birds of Prey: The Art of Identifying & Documenting Raptors Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781682034248
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Published: Amherst Media - November 15th, 2019

In this beautifully illustrated book, acclaimed nature photographer Scott Joshua Dere gives bird lovers and photographers the tools they need to find and document raptors in their natural habitats. There are many types of raptors to be seen, and each can be identified by its size, coloration, habitat/location, and flight style.


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