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Simon Leach's Pottery Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to Throwing Beautiful, Functional Pots

by Simon Leach & Bruce Dehnert

At one time or another, every potter gets frustrated at the wheel. Whether struggling to center the clay or attach a handle with precision, potters of all levels crave advice and answers, and world-renowned...

Painting Rivers from Source to Sea

by Rob Dudley

Rivers can be enchanting or exciting, but are always absorbing. They provide a myriad of painting opportunities and challenges for the artist. Focusing on watercolour - one of the most direct of mediums - this...

Artist's Toolbox: Painting Tools & Materials: A practical guide to paints, brushes, palettes and more

by Walter Foster Creative Team

Discover the essential tools, materials, and techniques needed to get started in painting.

The Artist's Toolbox series provides easy-to-use reference guides for beginning and aspiring artists. While many instructional...

Creating Celtic Knotwork

by Cari Buziak

Whether you're a complete beginner or have already attempted to learn the art of Celtic knotwork, this is the book for you! Artists at all levels will treasure this guide, which not only demonstrates how to...

Draw and Color the Baylee Jae Way: Characters, Clothing and Settings Step by Step

by Baylee Jae

Learn how to draw and color the Baylee Jae way!


YouTube superstar cartoonist and illustrator Baylee Jae presents her first-ever art instruction book! It's an easy-to-follow complete cartoon-style course covering...

Francisco Goya

by 50MINUTES.Com

Keen to learn but short on time? Find out everything you need to know about the life and work of Francisco Goya in just 50 minutes with this straightforward and engaging guide!

Francisco Goya is one of the most...

Abstract Painting and Abstraction

by Emyr Williams

Abstract painting and abstraction can be a daunting and frustrating genre of art. How should you approach a surface? How can you use colour effectively? How can you make better, more expressive paintings? This...

Beyond Bullets

by Megan Rutell


Going beyond basic tools, this book offers tips, tricks and creative ways to transform your notebook into a treasured life companion,...

The Emergence of the Professional Watercolourist: Contentions and Alliances in the Artistic Domain, 1760-1824

by Greg Smith

This title was first published in 2002: Draw ing on extensive primary research, Greg Smith describes the shifting cultural identities of the English watercolour, and the English watercolourist, at the end of...

How to Draw Video Games: Create Unique Characters, Worlds, Levels and More!

by Steve Harpster

Gamers, get ready to level up with How to Draw Video Games!


From helpful sidekicks to 8-bit aliens and block-style beasts, the video game galaxy is an epic and endless world of battle-ready bosses, spewing...

Calligraphy Workbook for Beginners

by Maureen Peters

Try your hand at a beautiful, classic and modern style of writing!

A basic, how-to book for beginners featuring 5 popular fonts or hands, Italic, Uncial, Foundational, Gothic, and Casual Pointed Pen, shown in...

Recipes for ArtFull Success

by Fritz F Wasser, Linda Cooney Wasser & Kirk V Huttleston

“Recipes for ArtFull Success“ is a comprehensive guide compiled and fully illustrated by two professional educators with a combined total of over 80 years of classroom experience. The husband and wife team...

On Weaving

by Anni Albers, T`ai Smith, Manuel Cirauqui & Nicholas Fox Weber

The classic book on the art and history of weaving—now expanded and in full color

Written by one of the twentieth century’s leading textile artists, this splendidly illustrated book is a luminous meditation...

Manga Crash Course Fantasy: How to Draw Anime and Manga, Step by Step

by Mina Petrovic

The best fantasy manga drawing with focus on fantasy!

Manga artist and popular YouTuber, Mina "MISTIQARTS" Petrovic, helps you bring your wildest manga fantasies to life. Let your creativity...

30 Millennia of Painting

by Klaus H. Carl, Joseph Manca & Megan McShane

From the cave paintings of Lascaux, to the Madonnas of the Renaissance Italians, from the revolutionary Impressionists to the provocative canvases of the Pop Art movement—30 Millennia of Painting reunites...

Color Birdz: Creative Inspiration of the Feathery Sort

by Amarilys Henderson

Amarilys Henderson paints through Dr Ph Martin's Radiant Water Colors Sets A, B, and C with a different bird to showcase each! What began as a social media challenge--#colorbirdz--is now compiled in this small,...

What is Painting?: New Edition (Revised Edition)

by Julian Bell

Julian Bell’s incisive, fully updated study of modern art and the nature of painting, which daringly tries to explain it

“Yes, but is it art?” This lucid book by Julian Bell, himself a painter, confronts...

149 Paintings You Really Need to See in North America

by Julian Porter & Stephen Grant

Tour North America’s greatest museums and galleries in the company of two incomparable guides.

This essential companion to all the major North American museums and galleries highlights some of the world’s...

Blackboard Sketching

by Frederick Whitney

"Blackboard Sketching" constitutes an accessible and comprehensive guide to drawing on a blackboard. Designed for teachers, it presents pictures depicting various blackboard sketches accompanied by some text...

Drawing in Charcoal and Crayon for the Use of Students and Schools

by Frank Fowler

Presented here is a comprehensive and accessible guide to illustrating with charcoal and crayon, originally intended for use in schools. Written in clear, plain language and full of handy tips, this volume is...