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Your Dressage Chronicles: A Training Journal for Riders
Your Dressage Chronicles is a writing journal to accompany The Dressage Chronicles. The journal contains generous lined space for the rider to capture each day's activities and progress. In addition, Karen has included twelve informative articles that she has written. The rider, regardless of their experience level, will find them quite interesting and helpful. Further icing on the cake are the phenomenal photographs taken by Italian dressage ...
The Next Step in Guided Reading: Focused Assessments and Targeted Lessons for Helping Every Student Become a ...
Scholastic Teaching Resources (Theory an
Teachers facing the challenge of meeting the diverse reading needs of students will find the structure and tools they need in Jan Richardson's powerful approach to guided reading. Richardson has identified the essential components of an effective guided reading lesson: targeted assessments, data analysis that pinpoints specific strategies students need, and the use of guided writing to support the reading process. Best of all, Richardson ...
Fretboard Theory - Guitar Scales, Chords, Progressions, Modes, and More
Desi Serna Guitar-Music-Theory.com
Fretboard Theory by Desi Serna teaches music theory for guitar including scales, chords, progressions, modes and more. Hands-on approach to theory gives you total command of the fretboard and music's most critical elements by visualizing shapes, patterns and how they connect. Content includes: How to learn and practice Pentatonic and Major scale patterns. Guitar CAGED system including chord inversions and arpeggio patterns. Guitar chord ...
Figure Drawing: Design and Invention
Figure Drawing: Design and Invention is an instructional figure drawing book geared towards the novice and experienced artist alike. This book emphasizes a simplified understanding of surface anatomy, in order to clarify the mechanics of the figure, facilitate invention, and ultimately create a skill-set that can be successfully applied to other media. In addition, this book focuses very strongly on practical usage, making sure the artist is ...
The Commandments of R&B Drumming: A Comprehensive Visual Guide to Soul, Funk, and Hip-Hop
Alfred Pub Co
Featuring 14 of the funkiest tunes in significant sub-genres like gospel, blues, soul, funk, go-go, new jack swing, and hip-hop, this play-along package chronologically documents the evolution of R&B drumming from the 1950s through the late 90s. The CD includes original songs by R&B legends such as James Brown, The Meters, Aretha Franklin, and Janet Jackson, and all tracks are recorded by an all-star R&B band featuring Al McKay, the legendary ...
The Clarke Tin Whistle: Deluxe Edition (Book & CD)
The lessons are so clear and easy to follow that a complete beginner can learn to play a simple tune at first sitting. Then through a specially selected series of folk tunes, beginners are carefully guided through all the basics of playing one step at a time. Intermediate and advanced players will enjoy exploring this book's exciting collection of traditional music. There are 83 pieces in all - jigs, reels, hornpipes, fife tunes, slow airs, ...
The Art of Journey
Sony Computer Entertainment America's Santa Monica Studio and thatgamecompany in collaboration with Bluecanvas are proud to bring you The Art of Journey, a behind-the-scenes exploration of the ideas and visual development that went into the critically-acclaimed video game. Written by Journey® Art Director, Matt Nava, the book shows the stylistic influences, narrative devices and game design goals that made Journey what it is. Inside, readers ...
Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 2: Survival Ties, Pouches, Bars, Snake Knots, and Sinnets
4th Level Indie
Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 2 ( PFT-V2 ) is the second installment in the paracord fusion ties book series and another stunning achievement by author J.D. Lenzen. Like Paracord Fusion Ties - Volume 1, PFT-V2 reveals innovative and stylish ways of storing paracord for later use. So once again you'll find crisp, clear, full-color photographs (over 950 in all!), coupled with succinctly written, easy to follow step-by-step instructions for ...
During his career as one of America's most sought-after illustrators, Andrew Loomis (1889-1959) taught at the American Academy of Art in Chicago, and in 1939 he codified his lessons in his first manual, Fun with a Pencil . Four years later it had already been through six printings, and he followed up over the next two decades with a series of even more successful how-to books that remain the gold standard for artists to this day. Creative ...
Beadwork Techniques of the Native Americans
Here is a book that covers basics, advanced techniques, appropriate supplies, and actual examples, all richly illustrated and easy to follow. This volume covers bead work found among the western Plains Indians both past and present. Styles include loom work, applique, lazy/lane stitch and the gourd (peyote) stick (conventional, brickwork, and loom-variation). Also included are instructions are how to make and bead moccasins. Highly detailed ...
Chasing & Repoussé
Nancy Megan Corwin
Virtually every culture with a history of metalsmithing has demonstrated accomplished work in the complementary techniques of chasing and repoussÃ©. This lavishly illustrated book provides first-time artists with enough information to get started, but also offers advanced workers insights into design and process. Almost 500 photos and drawings guarantee not only clear instruction but bounteous inspiration.
The Harvard Dictionary of Music (Harvard University Press Reference Library)
This classic reference work, the best one-volume music dictionary available, has been brought completely up to date in this new edition. Combining authoritative scholarship and lucid, lively prose, the Fourth Edition of The Harvard Dictionary of Music is the essential guide for musicians, students, and everyone who appreciates music. The Harvard Dictionary of Music has long been admired for its wide range as well as its reliability. ...
Contemporary Geometric Beadwork
Kate McKinnon Design
This visually stunning and groundbreaking book showcases timeless stitches and forms in sewn beadwork, and presents them in springing leaps of shape and structure that will remind you of flowers, cathedrals, spaceships, and contemporary architecture. From the points of the Wings and Horns to the folding flowers of the Fortuneteller Bangles, these innovative (and quite wearable) structures will delight and engage you, as it has beaders around ...
Figure Sculpting Volume 1: Planes and Construction Techniques in Clay
In their third book on modeling techniques in clay Philippe and Charisse Faraut present a comprehensive approach to the complex subject of the human figure. Over 700 photos and illustrations are used to demonstrate series of exercises for the head, torso, arms, hands, legs, feet and full figure that promote rapid progress while learning the anatomy specifically relevant to the 3D artist. The traditional clay sculptor, as well as the digital ...
Contemporary Geometric Beadwork, Volume II
Kate McKinnon Design, USA
This is the second volume in the groundbreaking series of books that has captivated the world of seed beading. The books present soaring architectural forms, built simply and with no armatures or looms. The work is intricate, but the paths to make it are elegant, original, and most of all, beautiful. The book comes with a complimentary digital PDF download, so you can carry it on your tablet, Kindle, phone or view it on your home computer. ...
Athletes Wanted: The Complete Game Plan for Maximizing Athletic Scholarship and Life Potential
Collegiate Athletic Educational Foundaton Provide by Quality Books Inc
The Complete College Recruiting Guidebook for Maximizing Athletic Scholarship and Life Potential If a student plays football, he knows that face-masking is illegal. If he plays hockey, he knows that he will be penalized for high sticking. And if she plays soccer, she knows she will be red-carded for receiving two yellow cards. Athletes know the rules of the game. They know that they must play by the rules to be successful. What a ...
Creative Metal Forming
Betty Helen Longhi
Two accomplished metalsmiths, both with extensive teaching careers, have joined forces to provide a comprehensive survey of the ways to form sheet metal. The 256-page text covers a huge swath, from a basic dapped disk through synclasting, anticlasting and spiculums to a raised vessel. Along the way, special attention is given to anticlastic forming and the vocabulary first introduced by their mentor, Heikki Seppä. Creative Metal Forming ...
The Rock Warrior's Way: Mental Training for Climbers
6 CD set, unabridged, approximately 6 hours, read by the author---Mental training is scarcely covered in the climbing literature, yet it is as important to performance as strength, flexibility, and technique. In his unique approach to mental training, Arno Ilgner draws essential elements from the rich "warrior" literature, as well as from sports psychology, and combines these with his extensive climbing experience to create The Rock Warrior`s ...
Karate: The Art of "Empty Hand' Fighting (First Edition / First Printing)
Hidetaka; Brown, Richard C. Nishiyama
Charles E. Tuttle
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