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20 Ways to Draw A Cat Quarry Special Order Only

This inspiring sketchbook is designed to offer artists, designers and doodlers a fun and sophisticated collection of illustration exercises. Each spread features 20 inspiring illustrations of a single animal, such as a cat, giraffe, seal, elephant or whale with blank space for artists to explore all different illustration styles. The stylized animals are simplified, modernized and reduced to the most basic elements, showing how simple abstract shapes and forms meld to create the building blocks of any subject. Each of the 20 interpretations provides a different, interesting approach to drawing a single item. Presented in the authors uniquely creative style, this engaging and motivational practice book provides a new take on the world of sketching, doodling and designing. This paperback book is 96 pages in length.

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20 Ways to Draw a Tree Quarry Special Order Only

This motivational illustration book is designed to offer artists, designers and doodlers a unique collection of fun and sophisticated exercises. Each spread features 20 illustrations of a single item, such as a tree, tulip, shell, owl, peacock feather, mushroom, cloud or berry. A blank space is then provided for the aspiring artist to illustrate their version of the item. The stylized flowers, trees, leaves and clouds are simplified, modernized and reduced to the most basic elements, demonstrating how simple abstract shapes and forms meld to create the building blocks of subject. Each of the 20 interpretations provides a different approach to drawing a single item.

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Art Lab for Kids Quarry Special Order Only

A refreshing source of ideas for creating fine art with children, this book encourages the artist's own voice and style. It features 52 fine art projects set into weekly lessons, including drawing, painting, printmaking, paper collage and mixed media. Each lesson features and relates to the work and style of a contemporary artist. Lisa Congdon, Megan Bogonovich and Amy Rice are just a few of the artists included. The labs can be used as singular projects or to build up to a year of hands-on fine art experiences. The lessons are open-ended to be explored over and over with different results each time. Colorful photos illustrate how different people using the same lesson will yield different results, exemplifying the way the lesson brings out each artist's personal style. This is an ideal book for creative families, friends and community groups. The projects work as lesson plans for both experienced and new art teachers. Children of all ages and experience levels can be guided by adults and will enjoy these engaging exercises.

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Drawing Lab Quarry Special Order Only

Carla Sonheim is an artist and creativity workshop instructor known for her fun and innovative projects and techniques designed to help adult students recover a more spontaneous, playful approach to creating. Her innovative ideas are now collected and elaborated on in this unique volume. Carla offers a year's worth of assignments, projects, ideas and techniques that will introduce more creativity and nonsense into art and life. This book offers readers a fun way to learn and gain expertise in drawing through experimentation and play.

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Illustration School: Let's Draw Series Quarry Special Order Only

Created by Sachiko Umoto, one of Japan's most popular artists, this book series provides detailed and complete instructions for illustrating fun and appealing characters and elements that celebrate life. The author's distinct style is simple, appealing, happy and cute. The series offers artists, crafters, and art enthusiasts, with and without experience, the instruction and inspiration to draw in the Japanese character style. These books are for artists and crafters of all skill levels that want to bring their own illustrations to their work. They offer both entertaining and fun drawing instructions and techniques along with inspiring and sweet unique-style characters and elements.

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One Zentangle a Day Quarry Special Order Only

This illustrated interactive book teaches fun drawing exercises following the principles of the drawing method Zentangles. The Zentangle concept was started as a way to practice focus and meditation through drawing by using repetitive lines, marks, circles and shapes. Each mark is called a "tangle," artists combine various tangles into patterns to create "tiles" or small square drawings. This step-by-step book is divided into six chapters, each with seven daily exercises. Each exercise includes new tangles to draw in sketch books, teaches daily tile design, offers tips on related art principles and contains an inspirational "ZIA" (Zentangle Inspired Art) project on a tile that incorporates patterns, art principals and new techniques. 128 pages.

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