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How To Make A Personalized Name Bug
By Tanya Provines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This is a fun project to do for you or as a gift for someone else. It is intended for children and adults who are able to write names in cursive. It can be done independently or used for classroom instruction, with markers, crayons, or colored pencils. If you think this project is just for girls, think again. The boys in my classes had just as much fun doing this as the girls did!
Create Realistic Portraits with Colored Pencils
By Ron Celano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
With just average drawing skills you can learn how to create realistic portraits with colored pencils. Fully illustrated in color, this book will show you how. Starting with required materials and continuing with subjects such as how to compose and make your sketch, simple pencil drawing techniques, what colors you should have and how to use them to get realistic skin tones, values and contrast.
How to Build Large Canvases for a Tiny Fraction of the Cost!
By Guy Wann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This book will show you how to save money building your own custom canvases for your Acrylic and Oil painting projects.
The Illuminator's Palette: A Study of Pre-Seventeenth Century Pigments for Medieval Book Art
By Britni Patterson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
A concise compilation of modern research into the pigments used by medieval artists for painting various works of art. This monograph includes a list of 66 pigments along with charts showing their use throughout time, and the locations of use, describes how to mix your own paint with historically accurate binders, and explains the techniques necessary to successfully emulate the medieval artist.
A B C of Acrylic Painting-Bird of Paradise
By Guy Wann
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Painting with oils can be a challenge, but acrylic paints are an excellent choice for beginners. You can take them directly from the tubes and place them on a palette.
Harmonious Color Schemes; no-nonsense approach using the Color Wheel
By Elaine Farmer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Learn to use The Color Wheel as a tool to help achieve color harmony in your paintings and discover how it serves to simplify color mixing. This approach is suitable for the beginner student as well as the professional artist and It can be applied to any subject or style of art forms. Color harmony is essential to all good art no matter the medium, subject or style.