Having spent 30 years making beautiful pots, de Waal has a particular sense of the secret lives of objects. When he inherited a collection of 264 tiny Japanese wood and ivory carvings, he wanted to know who had touched and held them, and how the collection had managed to survive. And so begins this extraordinarily moving memoir and detective story.
Spanning the spectrum of fantasy illustration, Roel Wielinga can create images of dark magic, or gleaming visions of a cybernetic future. "Devil's Forge" features Roel's point of view, including his glorious female creations and mystical worlds of wonder.
This artist's portfolio of 25 watercolour prints of architectural Cape Town is a feast of colour, character and perspective. The late Ronald Cohen, architect and artist, spent a lifetime capturing his surroundings on paper.
Recognised as an exquisite artist and remarkable inker, Rudy Nebres has been a mainstay in the comics industry for over 30 years. From his earliest work in the glory days of Warren Magazine's "Creepy" and "Eerie" titles, to his accomplishments at Marvel and DC, Rudy has always been an innovator, as this collection of his talents will show.
One of Europe's better-known fantasy greats, Brocal's brand of barbarian non-stop action has graced the cover of many a paperback and magazine. This title contains cover-to-cover carnage, with brain-splitting scenes of swords, sorcery, and sinister mayhem!
These beautifully crafted concertina colouring books feature 15 unique colouring templates that allow you to bring the worldÆs great buildings, gardens and fashion runways to life. Printed on premium weight matte paper and featuringan elastic closure, each album seamlessly unfurls to form a 10-foot (3 metre) -long panorama.
An artistÆs canvas reflects the face he chooses to show to the world, but the place in which that art is made is seldom revealed. Paul Duncan was given unparalleled access into the homes and lives of fifteen of South AfricaÆs most revered artists.
Introduction to Drawing covers basic techniques for you to learn how to draw simple and complex shapes, create depth and perspective, master composition and produce life drawings across a range of subject matter.
The vast spaces of the Karoo abound with images pecked, incised or engraved onto rock surfaces. These landscape markings, generally known simply as 'rock engravings', were created in the pre-colonial period by San hunter-gatherers who roamed this land in search of sustenance and water.