Michael Butkus, Merrie Destefano | 2010 | PDF | ISBN: 1600581986 | 131 pages | 102 MB
Over the years, vampires have earned a permanent place in pop culture. Numerous movies, TV shows, and book series have only upped the demand for these mythological beings. And now anyone can learn to draw and paint vampires with this in-depth handbook. How to Draw Vampires covers everything from rendering sharp fangs and glowing eyes to creating stylish immortal fashion. The book also contains 15 step-by-step projects featuring a mix of pencil, paint, and digital image-editing instruction, allowing artists to replicate each scene in graphic detail. Evil vampires, handsome vampires, gothic lairs, and the forbidden love between human and vampire merely scratch the surface of subjects in this must-have title.
ISBN: 0823014223 | 2007 | EPUB | 144 pages | 138 MB
From seductive vampires to corrupt samurai to wicked werewolves, all the inhabitants of the manga occult-and-horror genre welcome you into their nefarious universe. The latest book in the Manga Mania series from best-selling author Christopher Hart takes readers through the world of manga horror and occult with sinfully easy step-by-step instructions and decadently lush color illustrations. Beautiful depravity becons. Evil never looked so good.
English | December 25th, 2018 | ISBN: 1440353948 | 176 pages | EPUB | 115.43 MB
Overcome your artist's block and explore what drives you artistically! Artist and teacher Nita Leland shows how to be creative in daily life to develop and strengthen your natural curiosity, flexibility, independence and playfulness—all with the end-goal of creating more inspired, unique personal artwork. Enjoy a variety of fun activities designed to exercise your creative muscle, including how to make an autobiographical collage, creating an idea jar for when you need a random jumpstart, and how to make "dull" subjects more interesting. Learn to push your creative boundaries by trying new methods in dozens of types of media including paper crafts, Japanese brush painting, creative quilting, inventive photography, grown-up finger painting, monotype and more.
English | March 11th, 2014 | ISBN: 0823014010 | 272 pages | EPUB | 129.33 MB
A book whose sales have not diminished but rather increased dramatically since its publication 45 years ago, this bestselling classic is the ultimate manual of drawing taught by the late Robert Beverly Hale, who's famed lectures and classes at New York City's Art Student League captivated artists and art educators from around the world.
English | May 1, 2016 | ISBN: 1584236310 | 144 pages | AZW3 | 77 Mb
We all constantly interact with type in almost every aspect of our lives. But how do fonts affect what we read and influence the choices we make?
English | April 19, 2017 | ISBN: 0486815927 | 160 pages | AZW3 | 32 Mb
Ranging from classical to contemporary eras, this art instruction manual presents a historical overview of the depiction of women in drawings, paintings, sculpture, and photography. The highly detailed study is generously illustrated with black-and-white photographs, line drawings, and reproductions of paintings by Botticelli, Rubens, Vermeer, and other masters. More than 100 reference photos, referred to as "The Standard Poses," offer an additional resource for figure study.
English | February 11, 2019 | ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B07NNZ4JZS | AZW3 | 8.72 Mb
Frankly, there are way too many books on interior design and interior architecture, indicative of the huge interest on the subject; quite a few of these are written by journalists, self-taught individuals, or persons having an affinity for art and decoration. However, this unique book is written by a registered architect and avant-garde interior designer, holder of a Ph.D. title, having broad experience, who has worked and taught at both sides of the Atlantic.
The Big Book of Drawing: An Introduction to Essential Materials and Techniques by Watson-Guptill
English | 8 May 2012 | ISBN: 0823085678 | 301 Pages | EPUB | 106.75 MB
English | 7 Oct. 1991 | ISBN: 0486267237 | 144 Pages | PDF | 23.25 MB
This innovative approach focuses upon the specifics of surface anatomy. 177 of Sheppard's drawings show many different live models in front, back, and side views, and in various standing, sitting, kneeling, crouching, reclining, and twisting poses. Each drawing is accompanied by two diagrams, one for bones, one for muscles.
English | 15 Aug. 2011 | ISBN: 1448848008, 1448848040 | 82 Pages | PDF | 13.23 MB
Mangas popularity has spread well beyond Japan and is now firmly entrenched in North American pop culture. Manga has even come to influence visual arts, advertising, and increasingly anime-infused cartoon programming. There are increasing career opportunities for talented artists in this field. This book introduces readers to the art of manga and is a guide to creating ones own images and stories in the distinctive manga style. It explains, in easy-to-follow text and logical step-by-step photographs, the basic techniques required for mastery of the manga style, with particular emphasis on distinctive, dramatic, and striking expressions and poses. These progressive drawing and coloring instructions are followed by several projects designed to reinforce what has been learned, hone the drawing skills, and produce quality manga artwork.
English | February 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 1631582992 | 128 pages | EPUB | 91.86 MB
Paint Pouring is a form of abstract art that uses acrylic paints with a runny (fluid) consistency. The acrylic paints react with each other when combined to make interesting and visually organic motifs. Fluid acrylics can be used on many types of substrates through various techniques such as pouring, dripping, swirling, glazing, dipping, and more to create dazzling and masterful effects.
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0415711754 | 816 pages | PDF | 74,3 MB
Martin Evening, Photoshop hall-of-famer and acclaimed digital imaging professional, has revamped his much-admired Photoshop for Photographers book for an eleventh edition, to include detailed instruction for all of the updates to Photoshop CC on Adobe’s Creative Cloud. This comprehensive guide covers all the tools and techniques serious photographers need to know when using Photoshop, from workflow guidance to core skills to advanced techniques for professional results. Using clear, succinct instruction and real world examples, this guide is the essential reference for Photoshop users of all levels.
Wiley | 2013 | True PDF | ISBN: 1118454812 | 370 pages | 101 MB
This elegant Fourth Edition of Chip Sullivan's classic Drawing the Landscape shows how to use drawing as a path towards understanding the natural and built environment. It offers guidance for tapping into and exploring personal creative potential and helps readers master the essential principles, tools, and techniques required to prepare professional graphic representations in landscape architecture and architecture. It illustrates how to create a wide range of graphic representations using step-by-step tutorials, exercises and hundreds of samples.
English | March 22, 2015 | ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B00V37KFH2 | 104 pages | AZW3 | 3.19 Mb
This 84 pages e-book covers how to prepare, create and use your drawings using Sheet Set. You will learn to create page setup, title block, automatic view title, automatic sheet list, batch plot/publish… and more!
Julie Gilbert Pollard, "Watercolor Unleashed: New Directions for Traditional Painting Techniques"
English | ISBN: 1440320888 | 2013 | EPUB | 128 pages | 20 MB
Discover fresh, forgiving techniques that promise less frustration and juicier results!
Julie Gilbert Pollard subscribes to the "whatever works" school of painting. Not bound by tradition, she shows you how to unleash your watercolors for exciting and expressive results...and have lots of fun doing it! See how a few simple steps at the beginning can preserve the lights, lock in the darks, and allow you greater freedom to let your watercolor do what it does best: move and flow wet-into-wet, creating luminous layers of depth and vitality.
English | ISBN: 1600617972 | 2010 | EPUB | 256 pages | 18 MB
Have you ever struggled to complete a design project on time? Or felt that having a tight deadline stifled your capacity for maximum creativity? If so, then this book is for you.Within these pages, you'll find 80 creative challenges that will help you achieve a breadth of stronger design solutions, in various media, within any set time period. Exercises range from creating a typeface in an hour to designing a paper robot in an afternoon to designing web pages and other interactive experiences. Each exercise includes compelling visual solutions from other designers and background stories to help you increase your capacity to innovate.Creative Workshop also includes useful brainstorming techniques and wisdom from some of today's top designers. By road-testing these techniques as you attempt each challenge, you'll find new and more effective ways to solve tough design problems and bring your solutions to vibrant life.
English | May 1, 2012 | ISBN: 1592537669 | 224 pages | PDF | 35 Mb
This revolutionary guide is not only the first to look at how typography in design creates a call to action, but it also explores type and image as language. Stop, Think, Go, Do is packed with arresting imagery from around the world that influences human behavior. Page after page, you’ll find innovative messages that advocate, advise caution, educate, entertain, express, inform, play, and transform.
English | March 1, 2000 | ISBN: 1564963985 | 192 pages | PDF | 31 Mb
This fourth collection of the world's best letterhead and logo design showcases the most elemental–and popular–areas of graphic design today. Each featured letterhead and logo design was selected for its creativity and effectiveness: the volume as a whole presents a wealth of ideas for designers and clients. Designs for letterheads, business cards, envelopes, logos, and related stationary supplies are all included, making this a valuable resource for businesses large and small.
English | February 1, 2012 | ISBN: 1464400164 | 48 pages | EPUB | 11 Mb
DRAW CARTOON PEOPLE IN 4 EASY STEPS lets you learn how to draw some fun characters! From coaches and fans to police officers and ticket takers, you’re just getting started. Find out how to draw people playing a variety of sports and a few very important facial expressions. Then use author Stephanie LaBaff’s story prompts to create your own brand new cartoon story.
English | August 9th, 2011 | ISBN: 1402736282, 1402791038 | 272 pages | EPUB | 9.91 MB
Even as oversized McMansions continue to elbow their way into tiny lots nationwide, a much different trend has taken shape. This return to traditional architectural principles venerates qualities that once were taken for granted in home design: structural common sense, aesthetics of form, appropriateness to a neighborhood, and even sustainability. Marianne Cusato, creator of the award-winning Katrina Cottages, has authored and illustrated this definitive guide to what makes houses look and feel right—to the eye and to the soul.
ISBN: 0486227308 | 1971 | EPUB | 256 pages | 4 MB
Can drawing — sound, honest representation of the world as the eye sees it, not tricks with the pencil or a few "effects" — be learned from a book? One of the most gifted draftsmen, who is also one of the greatest art critics and theorists of all time, answers that question with a decided "Yes." He is John Ruskin, the author of this book, a classic in art education as well as a highly effective text for the student and amateur today.
English | February 12th, 2014 | ISBN: 0486249247 | 62 pages | EPUB | 14.78 MB
The sleek, exciting geometric motifs seen everywhere in today's decorative arts reflect the continuing Art Deco revival. Textiles, wallpaper, upholstery, and graphics abound with the dynamic, distinctive patterns associated with this influential and popular style.
English | February 7, 2019 | ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B07NJ1TH99 | 1027 pages | AZW3 | 22 Mb
Corel Draw is a vector based graphic designing software which one can use for creating logos, brochures, flexes and vector designs based on creativity and lining. This book is all about learning the latest version of Corel Draw which is X7. Learning this software enables You to create any kind of logo which is printable, because we use this software mostly for printable things.