- BRUSSELS BRUGES GHENT &ANTWERP
The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring these historic and vibrant cities. Check out Belgium's comic book heroes at the Comics Art Museum, marvel at the treasured Adoration of the Mystic Lamb in Ghent or wander Brussels's impressive Grand Place: everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of Brussels, Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp with this indispensable travel guide. Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Brussels, Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp: - Over 15 colour maps, plus a large-scale pull-out map covering each city and a transport map of Brussels, help you navigate with ease - Simple layout makes it easy to find the information you need - Comprehensive tours and itineraries of Brussels, Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp, designed for every interest and budget - Illustrations and floorplans show in detail Brussel's elaborate Hotel de Ville and impressive Parc du Cinquantenaire, Bruges's art-filled Groeningemuseum, Antwerp's lovingly restored Rubenshuis and more - Colour photographs of each city's historic sights, palaces, museums, churches, parks and more - Detailed chapters, with area maps, cover Brussels, including the Lower Town, the Upper Town and Greater Brussels; and beyond Brussels, including Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp - Historical and cultural context gives you a richer travel experience: learn about each city's history, architecture, museums and galleries, parks and gardens, and festivals and events - Experience the culture with features on Belgian artists, Brussels' Art Nouveau architecture, Belgian comic strip art, tapestry and lace, World War I battlefields and more - Essential travel tips: our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful phrases, visa and health information DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Brussels, Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you get the most from your visit to Brussels, Bruges, Ghent and Antwerp. DK Eyewitness: winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017. "No other guide whets your appetite quite like this one" - The Independent Want to explore more of Belgium and beyond? Try our DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Belgium and Luxembourg. About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK's highly visual Eyewitness guides show you what others only tell you, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your holiday. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.
- Paper Craft
Full of creative craft ideas that are guaranteed to impress, Paper Craft will teach you how to transform plain old paper into beautiful decorations, handmade cards, scrapbooks and more. Do you want to create bespoke wedding invites? Or impress your friends with personalised birthday cards and wrapping paper? Paper Craft contains absolutely everything you need to know, from the necessary equipment, to techniques and materials, with 50 projects to get you crafting. With templates to save you time and simplify projects you can start crafting pop-up cards, jewellery, bunting, lanterns and more and if you're feeling even more creative then variations throughout will inspire you to make your projects even more unique.Whether you're a total novice or already familiar with handmade crafts, you'll soon be cutting, folding, glueing and printing your way to paper craft heaven.
- Animated Realism: A Behind The Scenes Look at the Animated Documentary Genre
With the development and accessibility of animation tools and techniques, filmmakers are blurring the boundaries between documentary filmmaking and animation. The intimacy, imperfection and charm of the animated form is providing live-action and animation directors with unique ways to tell stories, humanize events and convey information not easily adapted for live-action media. Animated Realism presents animation techniques as they apply to the documentary genre with an inspirational behind-the-scenes look at award-winning animated documentaries. Animators and documentary filmmakers alike will learn how to develop a visual style with animation, translate a graphic novel into a documentary and use 3D animation as a storytelling tool, all in the context of creating animated documentaries.
With insight and inspiration, Animated Realism includes interviews from industry luminaries like John Canemaker, Oscar Winning Director of The Moon and the Son, Yoni Goodman, Animation Director of Oscar Nominated Waltz with Bashir and Chris Landreth, Oscan Winning creator of Ryan. Packed with beautiful, instructive illustrations and previously unpublished material (including storyboards, photos and hand-drawn sketches) and interspersed with interviews - this is an exceptional source of inspiration and knowledge for animators, students and fans alike. With a companion website featuring animated shorts from leading animated documentaries, animators, students and documentary filmmakers will be able to analyze and apply Oscar-winning animation techniques to their own films.
- The Immersive Worlds Handbook: Designing Theme Parks and Consumer Spaces
Scott Lukas, famed industry expert on designing themed spaces, brings you a book that focuses on the imaginative world of themed, immersive and consumer spaces. Whether or not you are involved in designing a theme park, cultural museum, shop, or other entertainment space, you will benefit from the insider tips, experiences, and techniques highlighted in this practical guide. Make your themed spaces come to life and become true, immersive worlds. The book features informative sidebars addressing possible design issues and current trends; case studies and interviews with real-world designers, and further reading suggestions. The book also includes a companion website, as well as exercises that accompany each chapter, lavish photos, illustrations, and tables.
- In the Night Garden: A Big Box of Little Books
Join all of your favourite In the Night Garden characters in this gorgeous big box of little books. The sturdy box fits perfectly around a set of nine chunky little board books. Featuring all the best-loved Night Garden characters, this is the ideal gift for little ones who love Igglepiggle, Upsy Daisy and all their friends!