Moviemakers' Master Class

Private Lessons from the World's Foremost Directors

Author: Laurent Tirard

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780571211029

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 215

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Features interviews with twenty of the world's top film directors to reveal techniques, approaches, and visions, in a volume that includes discussions with such filmmakers as Martin Scorsese, Lars Von Trier, Bernardo Bertolucci, Laurent Tirard, Woody Allen, Tim Burton, and John Woo. Original.
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Jazz Tutor

Author: HAL LEONARD

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780793555888

Category:

Page: 86

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Crochet Master Class

Author: Jean Leinhauser,Rita Weiss

Publisher: Potter Craft

ISBN: 030796552X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

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Crochet Master Class presents 18 crochet techniques taught by some of the world’s best crochet designers and instructors. Each chapter focuses on a different technique, inviting you to dip in, experiment, and then apply your newfound skills to create a custom piece designed by these crochet luminaries. You’ll learn Hairpin Lace from Stitch Diva Jennifer Hansen, discover the intricate color work of tapestry crochet from Carol Ventura, and explore free-form crochet with renowned fiber artist Prudence Mapstone. Filled with expert instruction, inspiring stories, and projects created exclusively for this book, Crochet Master Class is your guide to the incredible range of crochet possibilities. Techniques include: Filet Crochet • Hairpin Lace • Tapestry Crochet • Aran Crochet • Entrelac Crochet • Fashion Crochet • Tunisian Crochet • Woven Crochet • Double-Ended Crochet • Tassels • Bullion Stitch • Overlay Crochet • Bead Crochet • Bruges Crochet • Painted Crochet • Free-Form Crochet • Irish Crochet • Wire Crochet From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Master Class

Teaching Advice for Journalism and Mass Communication Instructors

Author: The AEJMC Elected Standing Committee on Teaching

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1538100541

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 172

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In Master Class: Teaching Advice for Journalism and Mass Communication Instructors, members of the AEJMC Elected Standing Committee on Teaching take readers behind the scenes to explain the teaching strategies, preparation tips, exercises, and project ideas that have, in many cases, earned them university and national teaching awards. It is designed to benefit everyone from instructors-in-training who are about to teach their first class to more experienced professors who are looking for ways to freshen their approach in the classroom. A companion website with additional resources can be found at http://www.aejmc.org/home/resources/teaching-help/.
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A Master Class

Sensational Recipes from the Chefs of the New England Culinary Institute and Ellen Michaud

Author: New England Culinary Institute,Ellen Michaud

Publisher: UPNE

ISBN: 9781584656807

Category: Cooking

Page: 274

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The more than two hundred recipes in this cookbook, created by the chefs of the New England Culinary Institute, have been converted for home use and include suggestions for finishing touches, presentation, wine or beverage pairings, and chef's notes.
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Digital Photography Masterclass

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146542119X

Category: Photography

Page: 360

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Join Tom Ang's masterclass for a one-on-one guide to every aspect of digital photography. You'll improve your skills, develop your eye and learn to take control of your camera in Digital Photography Masterclass. Learn to be a better photographer; find out how to imagine the results you want before achieving them. Discover how to master the complexities of lighting, composition and timing. Enhance your pictures with image manipulation, then start to specialise in what interests you; from sport to portrait, following Tom's tips on taking genre photos.
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Bonsai Master Class

Author: Craig Coussins

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 1402735472

Category: Gardening

Page: 256

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Join the contemporary artists around the world who are refining and developing the ancient art of bonsai. Find out about state-of-the-art tools invented by Ken Moore. See how Rob Clausen uses latex and fiberglass to create dramatic groupings of trees on a rock base. Explore the breakthrough methods of Singapore’s bonsai masters, with inspiring examples of the results. Covering both basic and advanced techniques and illustrated with step-by-step photographs taken over months, Bonsai Master Class is designed to guide the reader on an artistic journey. It provides expert tips throughout on buying bonsai, seasonal care, horticultural requirements for different climates, and distinctive ways to display the results.
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Robert Jones' Makeup Masterclass

A Complete Course in Makeup for All Levels, Beginner to Advanced

Author: Robert Jones

Publisher: Fair Winds Press

ISBN: 1631595415

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

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Robert Jones’ Makeup Masterclass is a comprehensive guide to makeup that is organized from beginner to pro. You can start at your skill level and learn! This all inclusive guide to the makeup brush is a full beauty education for women (and men!) of all ages and skill levels. Robert Jones' Makeup Masterclass features lessons for people of all skill levels; from the “makeup-challenged” to those who are ready to take their skills to the professional level. This guide book includes: Step-by-step photos to build your makeup repertoire and maximize natural beauty at any age Techniques to highlight your best traits and build your confidence as a makeup artist Before-and-after photos to help you achieve looks for any skin tone Basic products and tools you should have in your makeup drawer Extensive product information to help you make smart purchases Tips for organizing your makeup—know what to keep and what to toss Secrets about product shelf-life and makeup ingredients you should know before buying Tips and tricks to help you achieve your desired effect, shape your face, and find quick fixes for problem areas (dark circles, age spots, thin lips, uneven skin tone, and more) Helpful Q&As in every chapter Quick-reference index Robert Jones’ Makeup Masterclass is about more than dramatic transformations. It’s for honing makeup artistry and building confidence for a beautiful result.
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Interior Design Master Class

100 Lessons from America's Finest Designers on the Art of Decoration

Author: Carl Dellatore

Publisher: Rizzoli Publications

ISBN: 0847848906

Category: Decoration and ornament

Page: 352

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"Features one hundred essays by America's top designers--from established design legends to members of the new guard--that explore in detail the process of designing a home, from the fundamentals to the finishing touches"--Amazon.com.
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The PR Masterclass

How to develop a public relations strategy that works!

Author: Alex Singleton

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118756207

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 208

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The PR Masterclass is written by former newspaper, magazine and digital journalist Alex Singleton, who is now a prominent PR trainer and consultant. It reveals the secrets of effective PR and shows how to put in place a practical, reliable and successful media strategy for your product, business or activity – one that delivers the greatest results. Through the book, you get to discover how to develop and pitch effective newsworthy material, regardless of your budget. The PR Masterclass is aimed at PR professionals as well as small business owners and entrepreneurs implementing a PR strategy. "PR can do more for your money than any other marketing tool. But very few people understand how to use it. Alex does because he has been at the receiving end. So will you if you read this remarkably practical book." —Drayton Bird, author, Commonsense Direct and Digital Marketing "The lessons contained within The PR Masterclass should be plastered over the walls of organisations seeking to utilise the media effectively for their campaigns. This book is a must-have reference point." —Ryan Bourne, CityAM columnist and Head of Economic Research, Centre for Policy Studies "This is an important book about public relations and how the media is changing. Singleton is a straight-talking journalist-turned-practitioner who pulls no punches. He calls on the industry to grow up and adopt the rigour of a professional discipline. It's a call to action that I wholly heartedly support. You should read The PR Masterclass if you're new to public relations or work in the profession and want to continue doing so." —Stephen Waddington, European director, Ketchum, and 2014 President of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) "Provides all you need to know about securing press coverage." —Fraser Seitel, O'Dwyer's PR magazine "Every page is packed with insight and practical advice." —Steve Harrison, co-founder, Harrison Troughton Wunderman "Written in a no-nonsense style, every chapter contains a mine of information about the subject. What's more, it's clear that Alex knows the business inside out. This is the kind of book you need to have close at hand. Do what it says, and you'll be miles ahead with your PR." —James Hammond, brand consultant "Alex Singleton's book on public relations strategy is an excellent practical guide to the real world of PR." —Ray Hiebert, Editor, Public Relations Review
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Garden Masterclass

Author: John Brookes

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780789483829

Category: Gardening

Page: 352

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Drawn from forty years of experience, an authoritative guide to garden design, filled with lively text, magnificent full-color photographs, and annotated sketches, shows how to transform any garden into a creative masterpiece.
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Master Class: Living Longer, Stronger, and Happier

Author: Peter Spiers

Publisher: Center Street

ISBN: 1455510432

Category: Self-Help

Page: 336

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They can be seen in communities throughout the country-- those amazingly hale, hearty, and happy older folks who are having fun, have a million friends, are sharp as tacks, and look like they'll live forever. Their secret-- revealed and explained in MASTER CLASS-- is an active lifestyle that blends moving, thinking, socializing and creating. Through inspirational stories from active seniors, supported by the latest research in the fields of psychology and neuro-science, MASTER CLASS shows how to build an enriching lifestyle on the foundation of favorite activities. Author Peter Spiers, Senior Vice President of Road Scholar, the top-notch life-long learning organization, provides easy-to-follow charts that allow readers to break out of their daily routines into Moving/Thinking/Socializing/Creating. By filling the gaps with a selection from 25 "Master Activities," such as learning a musical instrument, playing tennis, volunteering and more, they'll create a happy, holistic, brain-healthy lifestyle that's rich and meaningful.
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Blender Master Class

A Hands-On Guide to Modeling, Sculpting, Materials, and Rendering

Author: Ben Simonds

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN: 1593275102

Category: Computers

Page: 288

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Blender is a powerful and free 3D graphics tool used by artists and designers worldwide. But even experienced designers can find it challenging to turn an idea into a polished piece. For those who have struggled to create professional-quality projects in Blender, author Ben Simonds offers this peek inside his studio. You’ll learn how to create 3D models as you explore the creative process that he uses to model three example projects: a muscular bat creature, a futuristic robotic spider, and ancient temple ruins. Along the way, you’ll master the Blender interface and learn how to create and refine your own models. You’ll also learn how to: –Work with reference and concept art in Blender and GIMP to make starting projects easier –Block in models with simple geometry and build up more complex forms –Use Blender’s powerful sculpting brushes to create detailed organic models –Paint textures with Blender and GIMP and map them onto your 3D artwork –Light, render, and composite your models to create striking images Each chapter walks you through a piece of the modeling process and offers detailed explanations of the tools and concepts used. Filled with full-color artwork and real-world tips, Blender Master Class gives you the foundation you need to create your own stunning masterpieces. DVD includes files for each project in the book, as well as extra textures, brushes, and other resources. Covers Blender 2.6x
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Master Class

Author: Terrence McNally

Publisher: Dramatists Play Service, Inc.

ISBN: 9780822215219

Category: Drama

Page: 51

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THE STORY: Maria Callas is teaching a master class in front of an audience (us). She's glamorous, commanding, larger than life--and drop-dead funny. An accompanist sits at the piano. Callas' first victim is Sophie, a ridiculous, overly-perky sopra
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Knitting Masterclass

With Over 20 Technical Workshops and 15 Beautiful Patterns

Author: Juliet Bernard

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781908449023

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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Presents fourteen knitting projects, from hats and jumpers to socks and cardigans, discussing how to cast on and off, how to hold the needles, and how to choose yarn.
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Master Class

Scenes from a Fiction Workshop

Author: Paul West

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 259

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The novelist and author re-creates his last writing seminar in which fifteen students reflect on the art of writing great fiction as they discuss one another's work and share their insights into the creative writing process.
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Polymer Clay Master Class

Exploring Process, Technique, and Collaboration With 11 Master Artists

Author: Judy Belcher,Tamara Honaman

Publisher: Watson-Guptill

ISBN: 0823026671

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

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Explores the signature techniques and creative influences of top artists in polymer clay as demonstrated by 15 instructive projects that utilize a range of styles and methods, in a volume that includes contributions by such masters as Lindly Haunani, Sarah Ahriver and Robert Dancik. Original.
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A Masterclass in Dramatic Writing

Theater, Film, and Television

Author: Janet Neipris

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317421132

Category: Reference

Page: 168

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For decades writers have competed to enroll in the legendary Master classes led by Janet Neipris at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, and across the globe. Several generations of playwrights, screenwriters, and television writers have been inspired and educated by her. Her newest book provides the next best thing to studying with her around the seminar table. It’s wise, engaging, focused. The fourteen chapters, organized like a semester, guide the writer week-by-week and step-by-step to the completion of a first draft and a rewrite. There are Weekly Exercises and progressive Assignments. Chapters include Beginnings, Creating Complex Characters, Dialogue, Escalating Conflicts, Endings, Checkpoints, Comedy, and Adaptation. For professional writers, teachers, and students, as well as anyone who want to complete their first piece. What’s important is that you will finish. Janet will be guiding you to The End. An award winning playwright and Professor of Dramatic Writing at NYU, Janet Neipris has written for Screen and Television. She has also taught dramatic writers at UCLA and in China, Australia, Indonesia, South Africa, Italy, and in the UK at Oxford, CSSD, University of Birmingham, and the University of East Anglia. Previous publications include To Be A Playwright (Routledge 2006). Janet Neipris’s plays and letters are in the Theatre Collection of Harvard University’s Houghton Library.
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The Cauchy-Schwarz Master Class

An Introduction to the Art of Mathematical Inequalities

Author: J. Michael Steele

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521546775

Category: Mathematics

Page: 306

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This lively, problem-oriented text, first published in 2004, is designed to coach readers toward mastery of the most fundamental mathematical inequalities. With the Cauchy-Schwarz inequality as the initial guide, the reader is led through a sequence of fascinating problems whose solutions are presented as they might have been discovered - either by one of history's famous mathematicians or by the reader. The problems emphasize beauty and surprise, but along the way readers will find systematic coverage of the geometry of squares, convexity, the ladder of power means, majorization, Schur convexity, exponential sums, and the inequalities of Hölder, Hilbert, and Hardy. The text is accessible to anyone who knows calculus and who cares about solving problems. It is well suited to self-study, directed study, or as a supplement to courses in analysis, probability, and combinatorics.
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A Study Guide for Terrence McNally's "Master Class"

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1410352285

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 22

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A Study Guide for Terrence McNally's "Master Class," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Drama For Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Drama For Students for all of your research needs.
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