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Most popular Illustration & commercial art books

The most popular Illustration & commercial art books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Unicorns by Anne Stokes Wall Calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
The art of Anne Stokes features striking designs and lifelike portrayals of fantasy subjects. This eye-catching calendar gathers 12 of her celebrated unicorns in vivid artwork that really brings these ethereal creatures to life. Informative text accompanies each work in this art calendar and the datepad features previous and next month's views.
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Hundred: What You Learn in a Lifetime
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Moonlight Travellers
Bringing together two formidable talents for the first time, this literary and artistic collaboration on the theme of night travel features original artwork by Quentin Blake and text by Will Self.
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Long Drawn Out Trip: A Memoir
The legendary cartoonist and designer tells his life story for the first time.
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Book of Ideas: A Journal of Creative Direction and Graphic Design - Volume 1
Book of Ideas is just that: an outpouring of what one creative director and designer has discovered from many years working in the strange and endlessly fascinating world of the creative industry.
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Complete MAUS
Tells the story of Vladek Spiegelman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist coming to terms with his father's story. In this title, Vladek's harrowing story of survival is woven into the author's account of his tortured relationship with his aging father.
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I Know an Artist: The inspiring connections between the world's greatest artists
I Know an Artist is a collection of 84 beautifully illustrated portraits that reveal the fascinating connections between famous artists throughout history.
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2019 Atlas Obscura Wall Calendar
From the people behind AtlasObscura.com and the New York Times #1 bestselling book comes the 2019 calendar that celebrates the thrill of discovery. Explore the world month by month with vintage-style travel posters of 12 strange, wondrous locations: the centuries-old root bridges of Cherrapunji, India, grown from tangled aerial tree roots; the Balls Pyramid of Australia, a barren sea spire in the South Pacific that is home to the world's rarest insect; and 1,000 feet underground in Naica, Mexico, the Cave of the Crystals, some reaching up to 39 feet.
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Art of Protest
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Arboretum
An intimate, enigmatic glimpse into the mind of the legendary musician and internationally bestselling author of How Music Works. With a new introduction by the author
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Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee
A biography of Stan Lee, beloved comicbook writer and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics by Lee's handpicked regular interviewer and colleague for over three decades.
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Chinglish
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Draw 62 Characters and Make Them Cute: Step-by-Step Drawing for Figures and Personality; for Artists, Cartoonists, and Doodlers
The third title in Quarry's delightful new illustration series, Draw 62 Characters and Make Them Cute features how-to visual instruction and variation ideas for 62 different interesting characters, with room for readers to add their own!
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For the Love of Peanuts
A beautifully designed and produced collection of artwork by the Peanuts Global Artist Collective alongside original Peanuts strips and interviews with the artists.
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Kawaii: How to Draw Really Cute Food: Draw Adorable Animal Food Art in the Cutest Style Ever!
An instructional step-by-step guide devoted to drawing really cute food for young and old.
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Wonder: The Art and Practice of Beatrice Blue
Escape into the extraordinary world of Beatrice Blue, a playful illustrator with a story to tell...
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Art of Parenting: The Things They Don't Tell You
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Fox 8
Please Read Notes: Brand New, International Softcover Edition, Printed in black and white pages, minor self wear on the cover or pages, Sale restriction may be printed on the book, but Book name, contents, and author are exactly same as Hardcover Edition. Fast delivery through DHL/FedEx express.
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Book of Ideas: a journal of creative direction and graphic design - volume 2
Vol.2 continues offering yet more indispensable advice. Chapters cover issues ranging from creativity for good, how to decode creative DNA, embracing limitations, using humour or entertaining the right wrongs. Vol.2 offers holistic guidance on how to approach life and work in a mindful, smart way to make you a better designer, creator and thinker.
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Steven Universe: Art & Origins
The Art of Steven Universe is the first book to take fans behind the scenes of the groundbreaking and boundlessly creative Cartoon Network animated series Steven Universe. The eponymous Steven is a boy who-alongside his mentors, the Crystal Gems (Garnet, Amethyst, and Pearl)-must learn to use his inherited powers to protect his home, Beach City, from the forces of evil. Bursting with concept art, production samples, early sketches, storyboards and exclusive commentary, this lavishly illustrated companion book offers a meticulous oral and visual history of the show, as well as an all-access tour of the creative team's process.,<br> <br> Beginning with creator Rebecca Sugar's early influences and work, then delving into the making of the series, The Art of Steven Universe reveals how Sugar, the writers, the animators and the voice actors work in tandem to bring this adventure-packed television series to life.
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Fairyland Mini Wall calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
Step into a world of dancing fairies, moonlit meadows and enchanted forests with this lovely mini wall calendar, featuring 12 beloved artworks by Jean & Ron Henry. Poetry extracts accompany each image and the datepad features previous and next month's views.
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Wild Child's Guide to Endangered Animals
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Fairyland Wall Calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
Step into a world of dancing fairies, ethereal mermaids and enchanted forests with this charming wall calendar, featuring 12 beloved artworks by Jean & Ron Henry. Informative text accompanies each work and the datepad features previous and next month's views.
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Art of Game of Thrones: The Official Book of Design from Season 1 to Season 8
Filled with gorgeous illustrations and artwork from HBO's hit series, The Art of Game of Thrones is the definitive Game of Thrones art collection.
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World Of The Witcher
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How to Draw Comics the "Marvel" Way
Stan Lee, the founding father of Marvel Comics, and John Buscema, artist of the classic Silver Surfer series, give professional advice and instruction for budding comics artists. Learn how to draw the Marvel way, courtesy of this lavishly illustrated, step-by-step guide to all facets of the process.
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Art of Anne Stokes: Mystical, Gothic & Fantasy
Anne Stokes is a hugely popular artist in the field of gothic and magical fantasy. This long-overdue book showcases Anne's oeuvre in all its glory, accompanied by illuminating text about Anne and her inspirations, techniques and processes. It features the dark and the gothic, dragons, unicorns, mermaids and all that is mystical and magical.
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Art of Vintage DC Comics
Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of DC Comics, these 100 unique postcards feature the incredible art of DC's comic book covers from the 1930s through the 1980's.
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Wreck This Journal: Now in Colour
Now in spectacular full colour throughout, a special 10th anniversary edition of the internationally bestselling journal that started it all--with more than 7 million copies sold!<br> <br> Perhaps you're a seasoned Wreck-er, having made your way through one or more copies of Wreck This Journal. Or maybe you're new to the phenomenon (little do you know, this experience might just change your life). Whatever the case, you've found the perfect book to inflict damage on...The revolution is now in colour.,<br> <br> Why colour? Because it's dangerous. And if it isn't dangerous, then it isn't worth doing. You are hereby challenged to now try everything you've never done with colour.,<br> <br> Everything. Mixing, ripping, spewing, streaming, hurling, blowing up, throwing, dropping, exploding.Welcome to an all new-edition of Wreck This Journal, now in spectacular full colour! With a mix of new, altered, and favourite prompts, Wreck This Journal: Now in Colour invites you to destroy with colour. What colours will you use to &*%$ it up?
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Little Book of Manga Drawing: More than 50 tips and techniques for learning the art of manga and anime
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Spike Milligan - Mini Wall calendar 2020 (Art Calendar)
Perhaps best known as the co-creator of and writer for the Goon Show, Spike Milligan has received accolades as a comedian, musician, poet and playwright. This mini wall calendar features a selection of his hilarious cartoons that have been chosen by his Manager, Norma Farnes. The datepad features previous and next month's views.
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Powers of a Girl
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Art Of Bravest Warriors
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Botanical artistry
An insight into the processes and techniques of botanical illustration by an award-winning artist and experienced tutor.
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Alice: 100 Postcards from Wonderland
An exquisite collection of 100 postcards celebrating Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
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Game of Thrones: The Storyboards
Go behind the scenes of HBO's global television phenomenon with Game of Thrones: The Storyboards - an official collection featuring striking storyboard art.
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Marvel Museum
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Monster Book of Zombies, Spooks and Ghouls
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Re: Monster
Tomokui Kanata has suffered an early death, but his adventures are far from over. He is reborn into a world of monsters and magic - but as a lowly goblin! The now renamed Rou uses his new physical prowess and his old memories to plow ahead in a world where consuming other creatures allows him to acquire their powers.
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Bird King: An Artist's Sketchbook
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Anne Stokes: Dragon Mage Pocket Diary 2020
Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, this luxurious week-to-view pocket diary has a foil and embossed cover with magnetic closure. Featuring on its cover a beautiful design based on Anne Stokes's powerful artwork Dragon Mage, this diary makes a perfect gift or a special treat just for you.
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Soviet Posters
This large-format book of Soviet propaganda posters allows the reader to remove individual posters and is at once a revealing historical document and a sublime example of graphic art at its best.
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Misty Presents The Jordi Badia Romero Collection
Deluxe over-sized art-book celebrating the art of a lost master of horror illustration!
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Postcards from The New Yorker: One Hundred Covers from Ten Decades
"The New Yorker" was launched in 1925, and offers reporting, criticism, essays, fiction, poetry, humour, and cartoons. From the very first issue, the now iconic monocled dandy Eustace Tilley made "The New Yorker's" covers unique and pointed. This title presents a selection of these covers.
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Harryhausen: The Lost Movies
The official guide to the unrealised films of Ray Harryhausen.
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Little Book of Medicinal Plants
This little book, illustrated with charming vintage pictures, takes you on a journey to explore more than 70 types of medicinal plants and explains their origins, features and therapeutic properties.
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Migrations: Open Hearts, Open Borders
A unique collection of images created by illustrators from 28 countries on the theme of human migration.
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100 Manga Artists
Discover the latest and the greatest of Japan's manga scene. This revised and updated edition features classic maestros like Osamu Tezuka (creator of Astro Boy) and Katsuhiro Otomo (creator of Akira) as well as the most exciting newcomers such as Hajime Isayama and, of course, their fictional superstars.
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Book of Sarah
Distilled from thousands of diary drawings begun in her parents' garden shed back in 1996, Sarah Lightman's The Book of Sarah is an alternative bible to the one she moved away from, along with the religious Jewish lifestyle she followed as a teenager.
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Stickerbomb Skate: 150 Classic Skateboard Stickers
This new book of fully peelable stickers, compiled by the Stickerbomb team, brings together the best skateboard stickers - both classic and new - from the 1970s to today.