The Starving Artist's Way, Easy Projects for Low Budget Living by Nava Lubelski, from Three Rivers Press, ISBN 1400051916. Make it yourself. Make it cool. Make it cheap. These are the tenets of the Starving Artist lifestyle, as explained by real-life starving artist Nava Lubelski. With projects ranging from recipes and home decor to cosmetics and clothing, this irresistibly inviting book demonstrates the best of funky chic and creativity on a budget. More than 50 projects are included, placed in context by informative, fascinating sidebars on the artistic movements and artists that inspired them.