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Exploring Illusions - Paintings - The Use of Optical Illusions in Art by Gary B Rohrabaugh
This book simplifies and categorizes optical illusions so the reader can learn more about them. This success of this work can be measured in the knowledge gained by defining and understanding optical illusions. Applying this knowledge should make it easier to appreciate great art and the artist's use of optical illusions.
 
Counterfeit by Lee Carver
AMATEUR. MASTER. UNWILLING RECRUIT. Dr. Richard Reed, wealthy professor and connoisseur of fine art, becomes a temporary member of Interpol's Experts Group to stop the flow of fraudulent paintings. He feels sure he has found a master copyist when he zones in on an attractive tourist, Kendra Cooper. Kendra, who scrimped for years to travel to Amsterdam and study originals of the great masters, has much to teach the professor. [...]
 
Drawing Breath by Laurie Boris
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Floating Lombardi (Clip Art Series Book 1) by Andi Scarlatti
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The Lover's Portrait - An Art Mystery (Adventures of Zelda Richardson Book 2) by Jennifer S. Alderson
When a homosexual Dutch art dealer hides the stock from his gallery - rather than turn it over to his Nazi blackmailer - he pays with his life, leaving a treasure trove of modern masterpieces buried somewhere in Amsterdam, presumably lost forever. That is, until American art history student Zelda Richardson sticks her nose in. After studying for a year in the Netherlands, Zelda scores an internship at the prestigious [...]
 
Burning Tears by Lucia Trifan
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Mixed Media Art - Living Your Passion by Cindy Adkins
AMAZON BESTSELLER, Kindle, Mixed Media Bestselling author and gallery artist Cindy Adkins offers an exciting look at mixed media art. If you are a mixed media artist or have ever wanted to become one, then the inspiration in this book could be just what you need to enhance your artistic journey. It includes descriptions of projects that will keep you busy exploring your own creativity. Learn where you can obtain materials; [...]
 
Time Under Scorpio by Brian A. Kenny
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Dragons of China Picture Book - Dragon Pictures and an introduction to Chinese Dragons for children by Christina Huo
Dragons of China Picture Book, a children's book about dragons, is a fascinating window into the world of dragons in Chinese and other Asian cultures with beautiful images and insightful descriptions. Written by Christina Huo, "Dragons of China Picture Book" is the first in her "Chinese Culture for Kids" series for children of all ages. Christina Huo grew up in China and now lives with her husband and daughter in England. [...]
 
Earth, Myths, and Ecofeminist Art by Kyra Belan
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Morris Park Crew - The Official History by John F. Lorne
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Chez Hawk (Clip Art Series Book 2) by Andi Scarlatti
Chez Hawk is Short Episode 2 of Andi Scarlatti's Clip Art Series. Andi, along with sister Zoe, are slowly taking over the helm of a powerful and far-reaching Organized Crime syndicate. But along the way, the women are still deeply committed to their first loves. Art for Andi. Or more specifically, liberating valuable antiquities and other valuables from their once and former owners. Call her a thief. She has to argument with [...]
 
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Sketchboy by Randy Briley
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Maggie McGill Mystery #2 - When Florida psychotherapist, Maggie McGill, has a bad day at work does it mean burnout? How could she survive if she no longer could work as a therapist? Maggie picks up her paintbrush and finds that her art hobby provides balance that helps her continue her counseling career. Encouraged by her beloved daughter, Allie, Maggie attempts to market her art. But her budding art career is threatened by a [...]
 
Lost Ties by Tim Anthony
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Dear Miss Schneider, Please Excuse Walter... by Linda Schilling Mitchell
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The Waking Muse Omnibus by Cate Morgan
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Paint it Blue by George Thomas Clark
We wonder what they're thinking, so we ask Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. And you, Picasso, what are you really like? Vincent van Gogh, please tell us more about your agony and inspiration. We must also learn about distinguished women - Paula Modersohn-Becker, Seraphine Louis, Lee Krasner, Diane Arbus, and others. I know they'll tell us. So will expressionists like Ernst Ludwig Kirschner and Otto Dix. African American artists [...]
 
The Perfect Round by Will Silver Hastings
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Agent Mouse - Snowdon Adventure by Geraint Thomas
Ioan is a small, quiet and shy ten-year-old who, not surprisingly, everyone, including his mother and stepfather, calls Mouse. The only thing about Mouse which made him different from most other quiet and shy 10-year-olds was that he had a very real and vivid imagination. Most children daydream from time to time, especially during boring lessons, but Mouse 'lived' in his dreams, the real world was rarely visited! He was [...]
 

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