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Hand Drawn Lettering: Draw Paint Print
Hand Drawn Lettering: Draw Paint Print

Mark Bergin · Barron'S
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Unleash your creativity with this book that encourages readers to explore new ideas, nurture originality, and create unique forms of lettering. You'll find:32 pages of instructions, and another 96 pages of alphabet samples for practicePointers on techniques and the use of colorTips on materials...
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Poems About Sculpture
Poems About Sculpture

Murray Dewart · Everyman's Library
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Poems About Sculpture is a unique anthology of poems from around the world and across the ages about our most enduring art form. Sculpture has the longest memory of the arts: from the Paleolithic era, we find stone carvings and clay figures embedded with human longing. And poets have long...
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Creating Textures in Watercolor: A Guide to Painting 83 Textures from Grass to Glass to Tree Bark to Fur
Creating Textures in Watercolor: A Guide to Painting 83 Textures from Grass to Glass to Tree Bark to Fur

Cathy Johnson · North Light Books
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

A step-by-step guide to painting 83 textures from grass to glass to tree bark to fur. Includes detailed demonstrations.
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The humorless ladies of border control : touring the punk underground from Belgrade to Ulaanbaatar
The humorless ladies of border control : touring the punk underground from Belgrade to Ulaanbaatar

Franz Nicolay · New Press
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

In 2009, musician Franz Nicolay left his job in the Hold Steady, aka "the world's greatest bar band." Over the next five years, he crossed the world with a guitar in one hand, a banjo in the other, and an accordion on his back, playing the anarcho-leftist squats and DIY spaces...
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Stairway to Heaven: Led Zeppelin Uncensored
Stairway to Heaven: Led Zeppelin Uncensored

Richard Cole · Harpercollins
Pages: 391
Format: Hardcover

Led Zeppelin's tour manager describes the group's beginnings; the private lives of Page, Plant, Bonham, and Jones; the band's appetite for sexual excess; their friendship with Elvis and the Who; the death of Plant's son; and more. $75,000 ad/promo.
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The art of Beatrix Potter
The art of Beatrix Potter

Emily Zach · Chronicle Books LLC
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Published to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Beatrix Potter's birth, this magnificent collection celebrates the artist behind The Tale of Peter Rabbit and numerous other beloved children's books. Brimming with famous images and rarely seen gems - ranging from character sketches and notebook...
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A Wish Your Heart Makes: From the Grimm Brothers' Aschenputtel to Disney's Cinderella
A Wish Your Heart Makes: From the Grimm Brothers' Aschenputtel to Disney's Cinderella

Charles Solomon · Disney Editions; Gift edition
Format: Hardcover

With its kind heroine who receives her just reward-and a dashing prince-with the help of her Fairy Godmother, Cinderella is one the most beloved fairy tales throughout the world. Although the most popular versions appeared in Charles Perraults Histoires ou contes du temps pass Stories...
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Sketching People: An Urban Sketcher's Manual to Drawing Figures and Faces
Sketching People: An Urban Sketcher's Manual to Drawing Figures and Faces

Lynne Chapman · Barron's Educational Series
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Drawing people in the outside world can be a real thrill; each sketch captures a particular person and place in time. But it can also be a challenge. How do you spot a likely subject? How do you choose the person most likely to stay still? How do you draw movement for the person that refuses...
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Every song ever
Every song ever

Ben Ratliff · Farrar
Format: Print book

What is music in the age of the cloud? Today, we can listen to nearly anything, at any time. It is possible to flit instantly across genres and generations, from 1980s Detroit techno to 1890s Viennese neo-romanticism. This new age of listening brings with it astonishing new possibilities--as...
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Picturing America's National Parks
Picturing America's National Parks

Jamie M Allen · Aperture
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

To celebrate the centennial of America's National Park Service, Picturing America's National Parks brings together some of the finest landscape photography in the history of the medium, from America's most magnificent and sacred environments. Photography has played an integral...
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Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar
Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar

Brad Tolinski · Doubleday Canada
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

By a pair of veteran music writers, an unprecedented history of the electric guitar, its explosive impact on music and culture, and the people who brought it to life For generations the electric guitar has been an international symbol of freedom, danger, rebellion, and hedonism. In Play...
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The Bluesman: The Musical Heritage of Black Men and Women in the Americas
The Bluesman: The Musical Heritage of Black Men and Women in the Americas

Julio Finn · Interlink Pub Group Inc
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Book by Finn, Julio
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Punk London. 1977
Punk London. 1977

Derek Ridgers · Carpet Bombing Culture
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Punk. London.1977. Most people blinked and missed it. Many spent a decade trying to catch up. Derek Ridgers stumbled across it by accident, where it was, in the beating filthy heart of the Roxy in middle of a derelict slum called Covent Garden. Stumbling through the moshpits trying to keep...
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An Animator's Gallery: Eric Goldberg Draws the Disney Characters
An Animator's Gallery: Eric Goldberg Draws the Disney Characters

David A. Bossert · Disney Editions
Format: Hardcover

This whimsical, deluxe Art Deco-themed art book showcases Walt Disney characters in a style reminiscent of caricatures from the famed walls of Sardi's and The Brown Derby. Disney Supervising Animator and Director Eric Goldberg drew a little more than 200 stylized images in a collection...
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