Considered a founding father of modern painting, Vincent van Gogh is also one of the most famed tragic figures in art history. This comprehensive introduction brings together a detailed account of the artist's life with a complete catalog of his 871 paintings.
Credited with inspiring Walt Disney to pursue a career in animation, this book is a wonderful masterclass in drawing a delightful range of subjects. Pictures are broken down into simple shapes and lines, which are then built up, with the aid of clear step-by-step instructions, into beautiful drawings.
Notorious bad boy of Italian Baroque painting, Caravaggio (1571-1610) is finally getting the recognition he deserves. In this book you'll find over 50 of Caravaggio's best paintings; we think you'll agree that he was a genius beyond his time.
You don't need an allotment to grow your own. This is a guide to maximizing even the smallest of gardening space so you can grow fruit and vegetables at home. It showcases a multitude of plots and ideas to make the most of your small spaces. It includes key techniques such as sowing seeds, assessing soil and choosing the right plants.
Sharpen your skills and your pictures with award-winning travel photographer Richard I'Anson, who's spent over 30 years capturing the world. Whether you're a novice or enthusiast, wield a smartphone or DSLR, this new and expanded edition features ten golden rules and 45 practical tips for creating brilliant photographs.