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  • A Village Murder

    The start of a new crime series from the bestselling author of the Exham-on-Sea Murder Mysteries

    Book 1 - The Ham Hill Murder Mysteries
    'I loved A Village Murder and its setting. It kept surprising me!' Faith Martin, #1 bestselling author The start of a brand new series from the bestselling author of the Exham-on-Sea Murder Mysteries. An English village can be deadly, when your past catches up with you...In the beautiful rural Somerset village of Lower Hembrow, crammed full with English eccentrics, something is amiss.. ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Stepmother

    An emotional and suspenseful novel packed with family secrets

    by Ros Carne ...
    One guilty secret will tear her life apart...After a series of heart-breaking miscarriages, Kate's marriage is hanging by a thread. When her husband Michael tells her he has shocking news, at first, she thinks the worst - he's been having an affair. It would explain why he's been so distant. Instead, he reveals that the daughter he abandoned twenty years ago is coming to stay.Kate is blindsided by ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Optickal Illusion

    In The Optickal Illusion, Rachel Halliburton’s meticulous recreation of Georgian society reveals the sordid details of a genuine scandal that deceived the British Royal Academy.Her debut novel questions the lengths women must go to make their mark on a society that seeks to underplay their abilities - a theme only too relevant today. It is three years from the dawn of a new century and in London, ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Painting Boats

    Dynamic Dimensions

    by Ev Hales ...
    Painting boats with watercolor can be exciting and challenging. Discover how to: - - simplify drawing boats. - harness the energy in the water. - use the character of wharves and jetties where boats are found. - use the figurative element for scale. - exploit the energy of your brush mark. - use the variety of subject matter under the painting boats umbrella. - create exciting compositions from ... Read more

    $14.66 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Landscape Painting In Oils: Twenty Step by Step Guides: Step by Step Art Projects on Oil Painting: Landscapes in Alla Prima, Impasto and More

    How do I complete my first oil painting step by step?This book outlines 20 achievable oil painting demonstrations for the beginner featuring landscape art from the simple to the more challenging (taken from my hardback Oil Paintings from the Landscape published by GMC Publications 2003)Find subject matter including a stone circle, a church, a cornfield, a lake, a castle, a coast, plus more exotic ... Read more

    $4.42 AUD

  • Get Started Painting: Explore Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Watercolor

    Explore Acrylic, Oil, Pastel, and Watercolor

    series How to Draw & Paint
    Learn how to paint in four different media! Taking the first steps to learn how to paint can be a challenge, especially when beginning artists are unsure which medium best suits them. With this book, aspiring artists will discover the qualities and benefits of four painting media-acrylic, oil, pastel, and watercolor-making it easier for them to begin their artistic journey. After an in-depth ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Renoir's Dancer

    The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

    In the 1880s, Suzanne Valadon was considered the Impressionists’ most beautiful model. But behind her captivating façade lay a closely-guarded secret.Born in poverty in rural France, as a teenager in Montmartre, Suzanne began posing for – and having affairs with – some of the age’s most renowned painters. Then Renoir caught her indulging in a passion she had been trying to conceal: the model was ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD

  • 10-Minute Watercolours (Collins Gem)

    by Hazel Soan ...
    series Collins Gem
    This handy, practical and inspirational little book is perfect for the pocket or art bag. It shows watercolour painters of all levels how to loosen up their paintings and maintain spontaneity by painting simple watercolour studies in no more than 10 minutes.Written by popular artist Hazel Soan, the book is arranged in three parts: the first section explains all about the equipment you will need; ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Florals & Botanicals / Watercolor: Learn to Paint Step by Step

    Learn to Paint Step by Step

    series How to Draw & Paint
    Learn to paint sunflowers, water lilies, roses, and more! In this gorgeous 32-page project book, four accomplished watercolorists show aspiring artists how to paint a range of florals and botanicals--from delicate orchids to bold birds of paradise. Beginning with the basics, the detailed lessons demonstrate how to portray three-dimensional forms and create compelling designs. Each project features ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Relax creatively - Fabric painting - Your fast & easy guide Number 2 - Fabric colouring in

    Your fast & easy guide, #2

    Book 2 - Your fast & easy guide
    Are you looking for new and effective ways to reduce stress and relax?Fabric colouring in could be your solution!What is fabric colouring in?Adult colouring-in books are very popular because many stressed-out people value colouring in as being an easy way to relax.Fabric colouring in – the new fabric-painting discipline – <s... ... Read more

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  • Watercolor Painting

    A Comprehensive Approach to Mastering the Medium

    by Tom Hoffmann ...
    The beauty of a watercolor painting lies in its diaphanous layers, delicate strokes, and luminous washes. However, the very features that define the beauty of the medium can make it difficult to master. This complete guide to understanding the relationships between color, value, wetness, and composition unravels the mysteries of watercolor to help your practice evolve.Experienced teacher and ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Acrylic Painting Step by Step

    Discover all the basics and a range of special techniques for creating your own masterpieces in acrylic

    by Tom Swimm ...
    series Artist's Library
    Beginners and accomplished artists alike are attracted to the beauty and versatility of acrylic painting. In this comprehensive book, you will find all the instruction and inspiration you need to master the medium or improve your painting skills. Accomplished artist Tom Swimm guides you step by step through 12 stunning acrylic projects, offering easy-to-follow instructions along with his personal ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Realistic Painting Workshop: Creative Methods for Painting from Life

    Creative Methods for Painting from Life

    by Dan Carrel ...
    This is a unique, how-to art instruction book, taught by masterful artist Dan Carrel. Using Dan's original method of painting, readers with little or no painting experience will easily learn to create realistic renderings of any subject. Through a simple process of layering and learning how to create light and shadow with paint, a complex and sophisticated image emerges. What begins as chaotic ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • The Last Pre-Raphaelite

    Edward Burne-Jones and the Victorian Imagination

    Winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize, this is the biography of celebrated nineteenth-century artist Edward Burne-Jones, who - with William Morris - connects Victorian and modern art.'A triumph of biographical art.' Independent'Magnificent.' Guardian'Rarely are biographies both as authoritative and engaging as this.' Literary ReviewThe angels on our Ch... ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • The Drover's Wife

    A Collection

    Since Henry Lawson wrote his story 'The Drover’s Wife' in 1892, Australian writers, painters, performers and photographers have created a wonderful tradition of drover's wife works, stories and images.The Russell Drysdale painting from 1945 extended the mythology and it, too, has become an Australian icon.Other versions of the Lawson story have been written by Murray Bail, Barbara Jefferis, Mandy ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $12.99 AUD

  • Daily Painting

    Paint Small and Often To Become a More Creative, Productive, and Successful Artist

    by Carol Marine ...
    A unique system for jump-starting artistic creativity, encouraging experimentation and growth, and increasing sales for artists of all levels, from novices to professionals.Have you landed in a frustrating rut? Are you having trouble selling paintings in galleries, getting bogged down by projects you can’t seem to finish or abandon, or finding excuses to avoid working in the studio? Author Carol ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Why do My Skin Tones Look Lifeless? Plus 25 Solutions to Other Portrait Painting Peeves: Tips and Techniques on Oil Painting Portraits, Mixing Skin Colours, Eyes, Hair and More

    A troubleshooting guide for portraiture.Portraiture is often seen as the last frontier of representational art as every detail has huge consequences upon whether a portrait looks like the person depicted. The beginner need not venture far before encountering a possible minefield of problems. Common issues might be why a portrait painting looks childish, eyes look like marbles, hair looks like a ... Read more

    $5.53 AUD

  • Monet

    For Claude Monet the designation ‘impressionist’ always remained a source of pride. In spite of all the things critics have written about his work, Monet continued to be a true impressionist to the end of his very long life. He was so by deep conviction, and for his Impressionism he may have sacrificed many other opportunities that his enormous talent held out to him. Monet did not paint classical ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Portrait Painting in Oil: 10 Step by Step Guides from Old Masters: Learn to Paint Portraits via Detailed Oil Painting Demonstrations

    Portraiture would seem an art form reserved for the most intrepid and experienced of artists.But this oil painting guidebook aims to break down this seemingly exacting subject matter into manageable pieces.Within you will find step-by-step instructions on completing 10 old master portraits in oil. Leaving no stone unturned, portrait painting would seem more possible.Each demonstration comprises an ... Read more

    $6.26 AUD

  • Portrait Painting Atelier

    Old Master Techniques and Contemporary Applications

    The art of portraiture approached its apex during the sixteenth century in Europe with the discovery of oil painting when the old masters developed and refined techniques that remain unsurpassed to this day. The ascendance of nonrepresentational art in the middle of the twentieth century displaced these venerable skills, especially in academic art circles. Fortunately for aspiring artists today ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Renoir’s Nudes

    43 Paintings

    by Daniel Coenn ...
    series World Gallery
    As celebrator of feminine sensuality and beauty, Renoir is final representative of tradition which runs directly from Rubens to Watteau. The female nude was one of his primary subjects. In characteristic Impressionist style, Renoir suggested the details of a scene though freely brushed touches of color, so that his figures softly fuse with one another and their surroundings. The women he painted, ... Read more

    $2.95 AUD

  • How to Draw Zombies: Discover the secrets to drawing, painting, and illustrating the undead

    Discover the secrets to drawing, painting, and illustrating the undead

    series Fantasy Underground
    From the pages of great literature to Hollywood movies, zombies are appearing everywhere. Now aspiring artists can bring them to life, so to speak, by learning to render them with pencil, paint, and digital image-editing software. This comprehensive book gets into all the gory details, such as creating bloodshot eyes, forming robust brows, and imitating the look of pale, dead flesh. How to Draw ... Read more

    $23.99 AUD

  • Landscape Painting

    Essential Concepts and Techniques for Plein Air and Studio Practice

    Because nature is so expansive and complex, so varied in its range of light, landscape painters often have to look further and more deeply to find form and structure, value patterns, and an organized arrangement of shapes. In Landscape Painting, Mitchell Albala shares his concepts and practices for translating nature's grandeur, complexity, and color dynamics into convincing representations of ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Fun Face Painting Ideas for Kids

    40 Step-by-Step Demos

    Design a silly face...or a scary one, or a fairy one, or anything else you can dream up! The world-renowned authors of Extreme Face Painting are taking it back to the basics, with some innovative twists. All ages and all skill levels will learn the secrets to creating awesome face art with easy-to-find materials, friendly instruction for beginners, and fresh inspiration for more seasoned face ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD