Description : Something is terribly wrong with Connor's mom—she keeps slipping into bizarre trances. Connor suspects that the key to his mom's strange behavior is an old art book filled with paintings of a woman who looks exactly like her. But the artist who created those paintings died before his mom was evenborn. Connor gets his chance to break the evil link between the past and the present when he is mysteriously whisked back in time to the 1920s. But can he save his mom—and himself—before it's too late?
Description : The bible is back! Now comprehensively updated, "Paint Magic" has undergone a complete makeover since it was first published in 1981. Cool, sophisticated finishes have replaced the busy finishes of the 1980s, and there has been a worldwide switch from traditional oil-based to environmentally "greener" water-based paint media. This book reflects all the changes and shows how to get started with paint projects. 140 color photos.
Description : Paint with Magic is a comical rhyming tale of an outrageous octopus, an aspiring artist and a multitude of beautiful sea creatures that come to life. When a child paints an octopus with magic paints, the octopus comes to life, keen to offer plenty of advice on how the painting should be done! As the story and painting unfold, all the marine ......
Description : 'He was blamed for endless disasters, from failed exams to a bridge collapse, an avalanche, even a shipwreck: all due, in the stupid opinion of, first, his fellow-students and, later, his colleagues, to the penetrating power of his evil eye...' Profound and compassionate, Primo Levi was one of the most astonishing literary voices to emerge from the twentieth century. Whether describing the most beautiful poem ever composed or an invention gone horribly wrong, these eight exquisitely wrought stories open up a rich, fantastical world of wonder, adventure and cruel twists of fate, where nothing is as it seems. This book contains The Magic Paint, The Death of Marinese, Censorship in Bitinia, Knall, Gladiators, The Fugitive, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Buffet Dinner
Description : This book is a story is about a charming little town waysided by progress. Pressed by the tough economical times, the town finds itself in a slump. A highly spirited young girl uses compassion, creativity, and a positive attitude to inspire a little magic. She revitalizes her town to a whole new level. She turns around her little town and turns everyones frown upside down.
Description : The magical virtue of this simple concept is to imbue you with the faculty of improvising dance as freely as you do language. Its freedom and its fecundity in improvising new dance of unlimited complexity ranks it a one of the master concepts of dance.
Description : Love to paint? Want to learn? Then grab your paints and brushes and get started! Learn all the tricks and techniques you need to perform "magic" with paint! In Painting Magic, the third volume of his popular painting series, Jerry Yarnell helps you move beyond the basics and begin tackling more involved paintings. You'll find ten beautiful step-by-step projects, each designed to provide a new set of artistic challenges that help you to master composition, design, perspective, value, color and atmosphere. Paint gorgeous mountain cliffs, weathered adobe buildings, mist-shrouded forests, a rustic farm, a covered bridge and more! Jerry makes it easy for you to improve, expand your repertoire or skills and build true artistic confidence.
Description : Shortly after achieving a long-desired magic dream, stage magician Paul Kayton faces a crisis which causes him to seriously question his chosen genre in magic. He must find the solution to this crisis and when he does, he makes an artistic decision which challenges him and takes his life on a path he would never have dreamed of.
Description : Drew and the Magic Paint is a book about a young boy who is faced with choices. Trapped and imprisoned by a crazy magician, Drew must think and make the right choice not only to outwit the magician but also in an attempt to gain his freedomand make it home before he is turned into a monkey.