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Figure Drawing Methods for Artists: Over 130 Methods for Sketching, Drawing, and Artistic Discovery

by Peter Boerboom & Tim Proetel

Simple methods teach how to draw figures.

When we try to draw a person, we are quickly confronted with various challenges. The proportions need to be correct, the attitude must be clear and vivid, the face should...

Tangle-Inspired Botanicals: Exploring the Natural World Through Mindful, Expressive Drawing

by Sharla R. Hicks

Get tangled up in the serenity of the natural world.

It's easy to see why interest in tangle drawing continues to grow. With a focus on simple mark making as well as drawing with the intention to relax and be...

Drawing for Joy: 15-Minute Daily Meditations to Cultivate Drawing Skill and Unwind with Color--365 Prompts for Aspiring Artists

by Stephanie Peterson Jones

The joyful feeling of creating art is at your fingertips with Drawing for Joy.

In Drawing for Joy, author and illustrator Stephanie Peterson Jones offers beginning artists a low-stress way to build a successful...

Brush Pen Lettering: A Step-by-Step Workbook for Learning Decorative Scripts and Creating Inspired Styles

by Grace Song

The first book dedicated entirely to the use and mastery of modern brush pens

Drawing gorgeous letters, words and phrases with a brush pen doesn't have to be difficult! Brush Pen Lettering will show you how...

Brush Pen Lettering

by Grace Song

The first book dedicated entirely to the use and mastery of modern brush pens

Drawing gorgeous letters, words and phrases with a brush pen doesn’t have to be difficult! Brush Pen Lettering will show you how...

You Can Draw It in Just 30 Minutes: See It and Sketch It in a Half-Hour or Less

by Mark Kistler

"Sharpen your pencils and open your sketchbook; your teacher is waiting."--Boston Globe

Emmy Award-winning and longtime PBS host Mark Kistler is back with You Can Draw It in Just 30 Minutes, the sequel to his...

The Art and Practice of Typography - A Manual of American Printing

by Edmund G. Gress

In the preface to the first edition of "The Art and Practice of Typography,” the author stated that he did not "anticipate again having the pleasure of producing a book as elaborate as this one,” but the...

Foundations of Drawing: A Practical Guide to Art History, Tools, Techniques, and Styles

by Al Gury

From a leading art instructor at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, a complete survey of drawing as an art form covering its history, materials, and key techniques, alongside step-by-step...

Contemporary Landscapes in Mixed Media

by Soraya French

A great guide for painters who want to experiment with mixed media and make their landscape paintings more adventurous. Popular artist and teacher, Soraya French, encourages readers to experiment with mixing...

Mark Xiornik Rozen Pettinelli Color Artwork Drawings by Hand Neon

by Mark Rozen Pettinelli

This artwork book of hand drawings by Mark Pettinelli is the neon version of the other book, it has the same drawings only modified to be neon. These are drawing and coloring that the auther did by hand.

Pencil Art Workshop: Techniques, Ideas, and Inspiration for Drawing and Designing with Pencil

by Matt Rota

The humble pencil is the world’s most flexible and forgiving drawing material. And in Pencil Art Workshop, artist and educator Matt Rota (author of The Art of Ballpoint) explores the pencil’s phenomenal...

Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon: An artist's colorful guide to drawing on the go!

by Monika Forsberg

Anyone can draw and paint, anywhere and at any time!

 Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon allows artists of all skill levels to create beautiful, spontaneous artwork inspired by their surroundings, no matter where...

About Sketching

by Jasper Salwey & Leonard Squirrell

Written as a sketching artist's companion, this guide by a noted author of art instruction manuals attests to the value of sketching as a distinct art form rather than merely a vehicle to achieve more polished...

If You Can Doodle, You Can Paint: Transforming Simple Drawings into Works of Art

by Diane Culhane

Doodle your way into a big painting!

Doodling is really just mark making . . . marks that happen when you are otherwise occupied. These intuitive marks that flow from you naturally while you are doodling are...

Drawing Calm: Relax, refresh, refocus with 20 drawing, painting, and collage workshops inspired by Klimt, Klee, Monet, and more

by Susan Evenson

Maybe it's the colors, or the eye-stretching vistas, or maybe it's just the idea that harmony can exist on a square of canvas, but there is something in art that lets it calm and inspire at the same time.


Painting Urban and Cityscapes

by Hashim Akib

Cities provide endless exciting scenes for the artist, from sun-baked cafes, rain-soaked streets, illuminated nightscapes and busy squares to quiet, atmospheric corners. This practical book explains how to paint...

Painting with Watercolour

by David Howell

Watercolours are the first choice for many painters, but few master the full potential of the medium. This book encourages you to be bold and colourful. Written by an internationally respected artist and teacher,...

Painting the Sacred Within: Art Techniques to Express Your Authentic Inner Voice

by Faith Evans-Sills & Mati Rose McDonough

Claim your space. Start painting. Begin now.

By Painting the Sacred Within you, you'll unlock a new rhythm of working intuitively to allow space for your own transformation. Inside these pages, you'll discover...

Learn to Paint People Quickly

by Haze Soan

A practical guide to learn painting individual people and crowds, with simple exercises and step-by-step demonstrations. Bestselling artist and writer Hazel Soan has distilled her art teaching into the things...

Pastel Innovations: 60+ Creative Techniques and Exercises for Painting with Pastels

by Dawn Emerson

Pastel Painting Techniques That Are Revolutionary, Fun and Easy!

Designed for beginners considering using pastel for the first time, for experienced artists who may feel uninspired, and for anyone in between,...