Simply Color - Orange

A Crayon Box for Quilters


Author: Vanessa Christenson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781940655093

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 9988

At is simplest, each book is an exploration of color. By understanding the fundamentals of colorwork and successful color combinations, the first part of these books will celebrate a single color. The second part of the book features 6 patchwork projects (4 quilts and 2 small projects) that showcase that single color through a series of one or two colored projects. Simple piecing appeals to a broad range of quilters, from those looking for a quick project through to an intermediate of adventurous beginner.

Simply Stars

Quilts That Sparkle


Author: Alex Anderson

Publisher: C&T Publishing Inc

ISBN: 1607050285

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 8695

Alex teaches every quilter how to make stunning star quilts by applying technical excellence to exciting fabric combinations. Using Alex's student-tested shortcuts, you can achieve dynamic results with a few simple guidelines. Alex begins your star journey by showing each pattern in order of difficulty, from beginner to advanced.

Color Appearance Models


Author: Mark D. Fairchild

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118653106

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 472

View: 436

The essential resource for readers needing to understand visual perception and for those trying to produce, reproduce and measure color appearance in various applications such as imaging, entertainment, materials, design, architecture and lighting. This book builds upon the success of previous editions, and will continue to serve the needs of those professionals working in the field to solve practical problems or looking for background for on-going research projects. It would also act as a good course text for senior undergraduates and postgraduates studying color science. The 3rd Edition of Color Appearance Models contains numerous new and expanded sections providing an updated review of color appearance and includes many of the most widely used models to date, ensuring its continued success as the comprehensive resource on color appearance models. Key features: Presents the fundamental concepts and phenomena of color appearance (what objects look like in typical viewing situations) and practical techniques to measure, model and predict those appearances. Includes the clear explanation of fundamental concepts that makes the implementation of mathematical models very easy to understand. Explains many different types of models, and offers a clear context for the models, their use, and future directions in the field.

Rachael Ray's Big Orange Book

Her Biggest Ever Collection of All-New 30-Minute Meals Plus Kosher Meals, Meals for One, Veggie Dinners, Holiday Favorites, and Much More!


Author: Rachael Ray

Publisher: Clarkson Potter

ISBN: 0307954994

Category: Cooking

Page: 360

View: 7772

In the 10 years since she served up her first 30-minute meal—and thousands of delectable dinners later— Rachael Ray has learned just about all there is to know about getting a great tasting meal on the table in a hurry, whether it is one of her patented 30-minute miracles or something just a tad more involved for a special gathering. Rachael’s Big Orange Book is the ultimate resource for busy cooks. Need kitchen inspiration? It’s all here and it’s all new—and bigger than ever! Just one for dinner tonight? Forget the cold cereal. Rach has a chapter of recipes that make dining on your own a thoroughly civilized occasion, with great meals that won’t leave you with a fridge full of leftovers. Vegetarians on the guest list? No problem! Choose from dozens of meat-free meals that are every bit as satisfying as your tried-and-true standards and savory enough to please the carnivores in your crowd. Observing a Kosher menu? Check out the selection of menus just for Kosher cooks, all ready in less than, you guessed it, 30 minutes. There's even a mother lode of burger recipes for fans of the bun—so many options you could make a different burger every day for a full month! In addition to her latest 30-minute creations, Rachael has put together an array of menus and recipes for easy entertaining, from quick snacks to serve for game night and easy hors d’oeuvres, to soup-to-nuts menus for her favorite holidays and special occasions. Whip up a pasta buffet for a special mom on Mother’s Day, please a crowd with a super-simple Oscar party menu, and give thanks for not one but four fantastic menus that keep holiday stress to a minimum by getting you out of the kitchen in record time. Best of all, these recipes have all the huge flavors you’ve come to expect from Rachael, with something to please every taste—and every food budget. You’ll even find the treasured family recipes that Rachael and her husband, John, have enjoyed for years; see if they don’t become beloved family traditions in your home as well. Whether this is your first introduction to cooking the 30-minute way or you are a long-time convert, you’ll find irresistible new recipes here to make the most of every second you spend in the kitchen. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Simply Stripes


Author: DRG Dynamic Resource,House of White Birches

Publisher: Leisure Arts

ISBN: 1601403097

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 24

View: 4710

Who knew that stripes could take on so many different looks! The 5 afghans in this collection reflect wavy stripes, mirror-image stripes, lacy stripes, bold diagonal stripes, and textured stripes created with a Long Double Crochet Stitch that extends into the row before last. 5 striped afghans to crochet in bulky yarn or with 2 or 3 strands of medium/worsted weight yarn: Colors of Summer by Melissa Leapman; Yikes! Stripes! by Agnes Russell; Rainbow Lightning by Alma Shields; Smoke & Mirrors by Rena V. Stevens; and Jeweled Waves by Charlene Finiello. Beginner, Easy, and Intermediate designs call for N, P, and Q hooks.

Simply Samplers

Easy Techniques for Hand Embroidery


Author: Cheryl Fall

Publisher: Stackpole Books

ISBN: 0811760685

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 114

View: 8530

A sampler is a project made from a "sampling" of different stitches or different motifs. Once the learning tool that helped generations of girls master basic needlework skills, this traditional project is still a great way to learn and practice embroidery skills—as well as a creative way to add color to a room or a fabric item. Covers samplers in several different styles: cross-stitch, counted thread, surface, and freestyle embroidery Creative uses for sampler art beyond the basic wall hanging: gift bags, ornaments, scarves, tote bags, and more Includes a how-to section with step-by-step instructions for basic embroidery stitches and sewing skills 16 projects for decorative sampler designs plus creative variations

Essentials of International Marketing


Author: Donald L. Brady

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317471202

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 432

View: 4320

Unlike other International Marketing texts, Essentials of International Marketing includes only the most important information that can be easily covered in one semester. The book covers all the key topics for an International Marketing course, but in a concise, no-nonsense manner that meets the needs of undergraduates..In addition to including all the basic topics, this affordable text also offers two unique chapters on the metric system and on countertrade that provide essential information for successful international marketers. Essentials of International Marketing has been extensively class-tested and is well crafted to serve as a learning tool and a ready reference for students. Each chapter includes an opening case vignette, learning objectives, plentiful exhibits and tables, a summary, key terms, and discussion questions.

Brilliantly Vivid Color-by-Number: Flowers and Mandalas

Guided Coloring for Creative Relaxation--30 Original Designs + 4 Full-color Bonus Prints--Easy Tear-out Pages for Framing


Author: F. Sehnaz Bac

Publisher: Creative Publishing International

ISBN: 1589239474

Category: Art

Page: 80

View: 9790

Original artwork numbered for coloring provides creative relaxation. Each book in the Brilliantly Vivid Color-by-Number series presents 30 pieces of numbered, ready-to-color original artwork by Italian artist F. Sehnaz Bac, renowned for the stunning palettes of her whimsical painted rock designs. Flowers and Mandalas offers a wide variety of floral and circular pieces, all numbered for vibrant coloring in markers, pencils, or pens, along with coloring instructions (with a color key) and four bonus full-color prints. Relax, unwind, and be creative as you color in these lovely pieces of art.

Colors for Your Every Mood

Discover Your True Decorating Colors


Author: Leatrice Eiseman,Robert Hickey

Publisher: Capital Books

ISBN: 9781892123008

Category: House & Home

Page: 176

View: 2121

Offers advice on choosing color combinations for decorating one's home, discusses the psychology of color, and answers decorating questions

Peggy Dean's Guide to Nature Drawing and Watercolor

Learn to Sketch, Ink, and Paint Flowers, Plants, Trees, and Animals


Author: Peggy Dean

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0399582169

Category: Art

Page: 224

View: 1120

This fun and easy-to-use nature drawing and watercolor guide is perfect for anyone inspired by nature to draw, doodle, ink, and paint colorful flora and fauna. Artist, author, and popular art instructor Peggy Dean presents this nature drawing guide that teaches you how to master drawing and watercolor techniques from sketching and shading to washes and blending. With Peggy's easy and energetic lessons, absolutely anyone--regardless of ability--can learn to draw the natural world. Beginning with delicate cherry blossoms, wildflowers, and lacy ferns, lessons build to composing stunning bouquets of flowers and majestic landscapes. You'll also discover how to draw animals such as colorful fish and birds in flight, as well as mammals like stoic camels and the mighty polar bear. Through the lessons on technique combined with clear, detailed instructions, you'll gain the expertise and confidence that will allow you to quickly build your skills, discover your own personal style, and achieve beautiful botanical and animal illustrations.