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Metal Thread Embroidery, Barbara Dawson
1 Barbara Dawson Metal Thread Embroidery
New York Watson-Guptill Publications 1976 082303044x / 9780823030446 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
HC/DJ - near fine/VG. Hardcover is in excellent condition - pages are clean and intact, only markings are previous owner's name in pen on first endpage and a small red ink dot bottom edge of pages, light age tanning to page edges. Minor corner bumping. B/w illustrations. Dustjacket has light edgewear, a few tiny edge tears, moderate scuffing and age tanning to edges. A comprehensive guide to one of the most challenging embroidery techniques used for ecclesiastical embroidery and vestments. It covers tools, materials, techniques and places where metal thread embroidery can be seen. (785-4-14) ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 216 pages 
Price: 21.50 USD
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MIND AND CONTEXT IN THE ART OF DRAWING, Beittel, Kenneth R
2 Beittel, Kenneth R MIND AND CONTEXT IN THE ART OF DRAWING
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1972 0030860458 / 9780030860454 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Clean, tight condition. Pages unmarked, a little sticker residue inside front cover. Cover has moderate wear to spine ends & corners, otherwise very good. No jacket as issued. An empirical and speculative account of the drawing process and the drawing series and of the contexts in which they occur. [570]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pages 
Price: 11.95 USD
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THE COMPLETE POTTER'S COMPANION, Birks, Tony
3 Birks, Tony THE COMPLETE POTTER'S COMPANION
Little, Brown & Company 1993 0821220144 / 9780821220146 First Edition Softcover Good 
Ex-library book, but still in good, readable condition. Laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Interior is clean other than light soiling inside covers, all pages intact. Cover has some wear to laminate edges and spine tears to spine ends, moderate soiling/staining to outer edge of pages. Profusely illustrated in colour. "Revised and updated, this classic potter's volume explains everything from preparation through firing, with stops along the way for detailed coverage of working on the wheel; coiled, slab, and pinch pots; mold making; slip casting; and glazing and decorating...." (840) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 11.50 USD
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A BORDER OF BEAUTY Arthur Lismer's Pen and Pencil, Bridges, Marjorie Lismer
4 Bridges, Marjorie Lismer A BORDER OF BEAUTY Arthur Lismer's Pen and Pencil
Red Rock 1977 0920178049 / 9780920178041 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
HC/DJ - fine/VG+. Hardcover clean, tight and unmarked, a little bumping at spine ends, slight upward tilt to front cover. Jacket has light edgewear, few small tears and light age tanning, not clipped. Colour & b/w illustrations. A myriad of pen and ink drawings - landscapes, satirical, and always the faces of people - a mood, a time, a place - captured by the artist with swift strokes of pen and pencil.... [770] ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 156 pages 
Price: 15.95 USD
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PAINTED WOOD PROJECTS:  In the Pennsylvania Folk Art Style, Bridgewater, Alan & Gill
5 Bridgewater, Alan & Gill PAINTED WOOD PROJECTS: In the Pennsylvania Folk Art Style
1995 0806905085 / 9780806905082 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Ex-library with mylar cover, usual lib stickers, only light wear overall. First section has slight wrinkling to upper corner. Interior pages are otherwise clean & tight. Colour & b/w illus."When the Amish - Mennonite and other German-speaking groups settled in Pennsylvania from the seventeenth century onwards, they brought with them a heritage of decorative painting techniques. Whether decorating a small wooden box, a chest of drawers, or a two-storey barn, the Pennsylvania Dutch used exuberant, colorful designs. Now anyone can learn to create their characteristic motifs, including hearts, tulips, hex signs, birds and others, and use them on a variety of projects large and small. " Full Color. Decorative painting manual, a pattern sourcebook, a technical guide, and a historical celebration all in one. Provides instructions to complete 20 projects. ; ; 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 10.05 USD
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Principles of Art Therapies, Brown, Daniel
6 Brown, Daniel Principles of Art Therapies
London Thorsons 1998 0722534957 / 9780722534953 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
Excellent condition, pages clean and unmarked, overall wear very light. 110 pages. B/w illus. ; Thorsons Principles; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 110 pages; The arts have the power to reach our innermost feelings. We can harness this healing power to foster self-development, increase confidence and work towards greater happiness. (115os) 
Price: 4.95 USD
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FILM AND TELEVISION MAKEUP, Buchman, Herman
7 Buchman, Herman FILM AND TELEVISION MAKEUP
Back Stage Books 1990 0823075605 / 9780823075607 First Edition Very Good+ 
Ex-library book, but still in great condition - sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and intact. Cover has light wear to edges/corners. B/w & colour illustrations. 224 pages. "Shows you the means to create magical transformations, changing a character's size, shape, age or race. Whether you are an actor, makeup artist, film or TV director, still photographer or theater teacher, this book is a crucial guide to the craft...." [761]; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 10.50 USD
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8 Buckingham, Sandra STENCILLING A Harrowsmith Guide (Includes 3 New Stencils)
Camden House 1989 0920656099 / 9780920656099 Softcover Very Good 
Only light wear overall to book. The stencils are new and unused - the packaging may have a little scuffing/soiling. Book is complete with clear illustrations and photographs, and presents foolproof instructions. The author, an experienced stencilling instructor, explains all aspects of her ornamental art, including materials, pattern design, cutting techniques, painting - and correcting mistakes. The book is suited to all levels of experience from the novice to the expert.The stencils included are the Classic Fleur-de-lis Molding, and two different styles of Ivy Border. ; 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 12.50 USD
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PAINT YOUR OWN MASTERPIECE, Churchill, Mark
9 Churchill, Mark PAINT YOUR OWN MASTERPIECE
Chartwell Books, Inc. 1982 0890095280 / 9780890095287 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Excellent condition. Interior pages clean & tight, no markings. Profusely illustrated in colour. Jacket has light edgewear, a little scuffing and one small tear. 160 pages. Copying the works of the great master painters is a long established and invaluable part of any artist's training. This book gives you the chance to attempt the same in your own home... (*Book is oversize & will incur addt'l shipping charges) ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Create Your Own Stage Make-Up (Makeup), Davies, Gill
10 Davies, Gill Create Your Own Stage Make-Up (Makeup)
Back Stage Books 2001 0823077136 / 9780823077137 Softcover Very Good 
Ex-library book, but still in very good condition - sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and intact, a small amount of spotting/soiling to outer edge of pages. Laminate has light wear at corners. Highly illustrated and informative, with step-by-step guidelines, photographs and lots of useful lists, hints and tips - makes the art of makeup accessible to all, whether novice or expert. (505) ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 160 pages; (0211) 
Price: 13.95 USD
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FOLK DANCES OF SCANDINAVIA, Duggan, Anne Schley; Schlottmann, Jeanette; Rutledge, Abbie
11 Duggan, Anne Schley; Schlottmann, Jeanette; Rutledge, Abbie FOLK DANCES OF SCANDINAVIA
New York Ronald Press Company 1948 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Ex-library book, shows moderate overall wear, light soiling, some creasing to jacket, usual library markings. C. 1948, could be later printing. Internal pages are good for the most part - there are a couple of taped edge tears, a few earmarks, occasional light soiling. Pages are tight. B/w & color illus. "...illus. With colored costume plate, pictorial maps, b/w maps of Scandinavian countries & line drawings of dance steps & floor patterns. Provides material for an overview of the folk dances of the Scandinavian countries. " ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 20.50 USD
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EXPERIMENTAL WORK, Feininger, Andreas
12 Feininger, Andreas EXPERIMENTAL WORK
New York AMPHOTO 1978 0817424415 / 9780817424411 First Edition Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Internal pages clean & tight. Please note that one small corner photo has been clipped out. Pages are otherwise undamaged. Library binding with usual ex-lib type markings. Moderate edgewear & scuffing to cover. Top spine end is worn down, light soiling. "There is a world of difference between photographs that merely provide reproductions of the subject they depict, and those that present interesting, stimulating, and thought-provoking interpretations. " [860]; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 11.95 USD
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NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY  A National Audubon Society Guide, Fitzharris, Tim
13 Fitzharris, Tim NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY A National Audubon Society Guide
Firefly Books 1996 1895565928 / 9781895565928 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
Excellent condition - clean and unmarked. Cover has light scuffing and very light wear at corners. Profusely illustrated in colour. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 168 pages; A complete and inspiring guide covering equipment, basic and advanced techniques, composition, wildflowers, birds, landscapes, wildlife, insects, and more. Tim Fitzharris is the author and photographer of 16 books. A feature writer and professional adviser to OUTDOOR PHOTOGRAPHER magazine, his nature and wildlife photographs have been exhibited by the National Museum of Canada and featured on calendars. [650] 
Price: 13.95 USD
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HOW TO DRAW TREES Drawing Shrubs, Trees and Landscapes, Frederick J. Garner
14 Frederick J. Garner HOW TO DRAW TREES Drawing Shrubs, Trees and Landscapes
Walter Foster Publications 0929261240 / 9780929261249 Softcover Very Good 
Undated, circa 1950s to 1960s. Folio (approx. 14 x 10"). Spine is reinforced with tape, light edge and corner wear, a few creases, occasional light soiling. B/w & two-tone illustrations throughout - approx. 40 pages. This is one of the wonderful Walter Foster How-To Art Series. They are oversized, easy to understand and follow. Very popular in the late 50's and early 60's. (300-osl) ; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Price: 11.95 USD
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COLOR IN TREES SHRUBS, WEEDS, Garner, Frederick
15 Garner, Frederick COLOR IN TREES SHRUBS, WEEDS
Walter Foster Publications Softcover Very Good+ 
Undated, circa 1950s to 1960s. Oversize softcover, folio (approx. 14 x 10") - only light wear overall, B/w & Color illustrations throughout - approx. 40 pages. This is one of the wonderful Walter Foster How-To Art Series. (250-osl) ; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Price: 11.95 USD
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16 Gick, James E. CREATING WITH STAINED GLASS Basic Techniques for Leaded and Copper Foil Projects
Future Crafts Today 1976 First Edition Softcover Good+ 
Oblong (8 x 11"). Ex-library with laminated cover & usual markings. Light wear & creasing to cover, pages tight, occasional wrinkling. Colour illus. 48 pages. Covers history, tools, stained glass, colour & design, the cartoon, making the pattern, cutting stained glass, leading, soldering lead came, copper foil techqnique etc. (**lower shipping available to most locations) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.05 USD
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FLORALCRAFTS 50 Extraordinary Gifts & Projects, Gillian Souter & Lawrence, Catherine
17 Gillian Souter & Lawrence, Catherine FLORALCRAFTS 50 Extraordinary Gifts & Projects
Three Rivers 1995 051788481X / 9780517884812 Softcover Fine 
Excellent condition, only light wear overall. Beautifully illustrated. Ingram: "Reveals creative techniques that can be applied to floral projects, and offers three sections--personal gifts, decorative home ideas, and special events--that can be referred to for any occasion. " [650]; 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 11.95 USD
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DIGITAL EXPRESSIONS Media Literary and English Language Arts, Hammett, Roberta F. & Barrell, Barrie R. C.
18 Hammett, Roberta F. & Barrell, Barrie R. C. DIGITAL EXPRESSIONS Media Literary and English Language Arts
Calgary, AB Detselig 2002 1550592378 / 9781550592375 First Edition Softcover New 
Softcover is new with no markings - couple light creases on front. B/w illus. 228 pages. Faced with new curricula which mandate the incoporation of various forms of media, many new and experienced English language arts teachers are at a loss as to how to do this in a field of study that has been largely print-based for most of its history.....This book brings together the views of a number of teachers, educators and scholars, all with an interest in exploring how digital media can be incorporated into the classroom in interesting, exciting and educationally meaningful ways..... (380-noto) ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.95 USD
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Black & White Portrait Photography, Helen T. Boursier
19 Helen T. Boursier Black & White Portrait Photography
Amherst Media, Inc. 1998 0936262613 / 9780936262611 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Ex-library book, but still in very nice condition - sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and intact. Cover has light scuffing and a little wear to laminate edges. B/w photos. (480os) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Potter's Guide to Ceramic Surfaces - How to Decorate Your Ceramic Pieces by Adding Color, Texture, and Pattern, Jo Connell
20 Jo Connell The Potter's Guide to Ceramic Surfaces - How to Decorate Your Ceramic Pieces by Adding Color, Texture, and Pattern
Iola, WI Krause Publications 2002 0873493591 / 9780873493598 First Edition Hardcover Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Ex-library book, but still in good condition with light wear and tear from usage, laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are alll intact and clean other than some light small stains inside covers. Hardcover has some wear to corners and edges, moreso to bottom edge where there is some paper loss at corners. Laminated jacket has some scuffing and light edgewear, a little moreso at corners. Profusely illustrated in colours. Good, solid reading or study copy. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Readers will learn how to beautify their ceramic pieces by introducing color, texture, and pattern using a range of decorative techniques at various stages of the making process - at the wet, leatherhard and biscuit stages, as well as (exploring) multiple firing and post-firing methods. Designed to encourage both the novice and the experienced potter to explore new techniques and combine them in a fresh and creative way, this is the most visually comprehensive decoration book every produced. More than 70 techniques are described and clearly laid out with detailed step-by-step instructions. This is the book that will inspire all ceramists. (943,0514) 
Price: 27.50 USD
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