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Bi-Scriptual.: Typography and Graphic Design with Multiple Script Systems

Ben Wittner · Niggli
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

At first, Bi-Scriptual discusses on a theoretical level questions such as the sociocultural relations between various writing systems and the increasing importance of sociocultural communication. Following a general section on the practical application of bilingual design, experts of the concerned...
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The Enthusiast's Guide to iPhone Photography: 55 Photographic Principles You Need to Know

Sean Duggan · Rocky Nook
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

If you're a passionate photographer and you're ready to take your work to the next level, The Enthusiast's Guide book series was created just for you. Whether you're diving head first into a new topic or exploring a classic theme, Enthusiast's Guides are designed to help...
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The Classical Music Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff · DK
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

This original, graphic-led book explores and explains the key ideas underpinning the world's greatest classical compositions and musical traditions, defines their importance to the musical canon, and places them into their wider social, cultural, and historical context.The nineteenth...
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Utilization of Clinical Database for Quality Improvement in Health Care

A Tomotaki
Format: Article

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Akira Kurosawa: A Viewer's Guide

Eric San Juan · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 260
Format: Hardcover

The career of acclaimed filmmaker Akira Kurosawa spanned more than five decades, during which he directed more than thirty movies, many of them indisputable classics: Rashomon, Ikiru, Seven Samurai, The Hidden Fortress, Throne of Blood, and Yojimbo, among others. During the height of his creative...
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Philadelphia Mummers

STEPHEN M HIGHSMITH · ARCADIA PUB
Pages: 96
Format: Print book

The Philadelphia Mummers are costumed individuals and families who celebrate by "strutting" and performing on New Year's Day. For many, mummery is also a way of life. The first official parade occurred in 1901, but it is an evolving tradition, reflecting both the challenges...
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Children's Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2019

Bloomsbury Publishing · Bloomsbury Yearbooks
Pages: 480
Format: Paperback

The annual, bestselling guide to all aspects of the media and how to write and illustrate for children and young adults. Acknowledged by the media industries and authors as the essential guide to how to get published. The 70 articles are updated and added to each year. Together they provide...
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The World New Made: Figurative Painting in the Twentieth Century

Timothy Hyman · Thames & Hudson Ltd. 2016.
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

A bold new critique of the accepted history of figurative painting in the twentieth centuryFor thousands of years pictorial representations have engaged humankind, yet in the twentieth century, with the arrival of abstraction and the accompanying liberation of painting from figuration and bourgeois...
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Manga Art for Beginners: How to Create Your Own Manga Drawings

Danica Davidson · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 220
Format: Print book

With titles ranging from Attack on Titan to Pokémon, manga is a billion-dollar industry with millions of fans worldwide. Readers will love this step-by-step guide to drawing characters that resemble the Japanese comics and anime they love. In this book, fans can learn how to draw their...
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Drawing People for the Absolute Beginner: A Clear & Easy Guide to Successful Figure Drawing

Mark Willenbrink · North Light Books; 1 edition
Format: Book

Yes, you can!Known for their friendly, focused, you-can-do-it approach to teaching art, Mark and Mary Willenbrink show beginning artists how to draw people in a realistic style. Inside youll find everything you need to succeed, from how to select and hold your pencils to expert instruction...
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Master the Art of Speed Painting: Digital Painting Techniques

Debbie Cording · 3dtotal Publishing
Pages: 254
Format: Print book

For matte painters and concept artists working in the movie, videogame, and TV industry, it can often be important to be able to quickly and efficiently create artwork, for storyboarding and storytelling purposes. Master the Art of Speed Painting: Digital Painting Techniques aims to be the go-to...
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The urban sketchbook : urban sketches, a personal account

Sergi Cámara · Barron's
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

Sketching is an artistic form of expression that has been practiced by countless creative people since time immemorial. In the past, it was not considered "artwork" in itself, but an intimate look at the artist's surroundings that might be utilized to study, learn, and grow. The Urban...
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