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30 Days of Creativity: Draw, Color, and Discover Your Creative Self Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143136941
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Published: Penguin Books - October 26th, 2021

The creator of the worldwide bestselling coloring books is back with a new book to unlock that inner creative lurking in us all, a guide that encourages comfort, pushes us to experiment, and above all, empowers us to discover joy in our own lives

The Artist's Manual: The Definitive Art Sourcebook: Media, Materials, Tools, and Techniques Cover Image
ISBN: 9780744033762
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Published: DK - November 30th, 2021

Take your creativity to the next level with the ultimate artist’s bible! 

Covering everything from how to draw and paint to ceramics, sculptures and printmaking, you’ll get the most out of your passion for art with this beautifully illustrated artist’s handbook. It also includes newer areas like digital art and animation — perfect for modern artists!

Artist's Guide to Drawing World Wildlife: Essential Step-by-Step Lessons for Beginners Cover Image
ISBN: 9781580935630
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Published: Monacelli Studio - January 4th, 2022

In her 9th book, best-selling author J.C. Amberlyn takes readers of all ages who aspire to draw or already love to draw wild animals step by step through the entire process of creating drawings of animals from around the world with her easy-to-use drawing method.

Complete Photography: The beginner's guide to taking great photos Cover Image
ISBN: 9781781578537
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Published: Ilex Press - October 26th, 2021

A complete and accessible guide to photography, bringing fantastic photography within everyone's grasp

Whatever your level of photographic experience, this incredibly in-depth guide is guaranteed to raise your game.

The Landscape Painter's Workbook: Essential Studies in Shape, Composition, and Color (For Artists) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780760371350
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Published: Rockport Publishers - January 25th, 2022

The Landscape Painter's Workbook is the definitive hands-on guide to the time-honored techniques and essential elements of landscape painting.

Written by celebrated landscape artist, instructor, and author Mitchell Albala, this richly informative and beautifully illustrated volume leads you step by step through his approach to the genre, from establishin

Photographers on Photography Cover Image
ISBN: 9781786279156
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - February 8th, 2022

Through a carefully curated selection of quotations, images and interviews, Photographers on Photography reveals what matters most to the masters.

Women + Patterns + Plants: A Self-Care Coloring Book Cover Image
By Sarina Mantle (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781912634392
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Published: Liminal 11 - November 2nd, 2021

Immerse yourself in divine feminine energy and wonderful natural images as you fill in the pages of this spiritually nourishing coloring book, now with flexi binding and a ribbon marker.

Birds, Bees & Blossoms: A Step-by-step Guide to Botanical and Animal Watercolour Painting Cover Image
ISBN: 9781781578322
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Published: Ilex Press - October 5th, 2021

Create stunning botanical and animal watercolor paintings in a fresh, contemporary style with the expert guidance of award-winning artist Harriet de Winton  In her second book, botanical artist Harriet de Winton shows you how to paint modern watercolor artworks to treasure and share.

Drawing People: Learn How to Draw Realistic Figures, Expressive Poses, and Lifelike Portraits (How to Draw Books) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646042456
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Published: Ulysses Press - November 9th, 2021

Discover how to draw true-to-life human figures and poses with detailed step-by-step instructions and tips and tricks on the best drawing techniques.

Grab your sketchbook, pens, and pencils and follow along as this instructional drawing guide teaches you everything you need to know about creating the most realistic human figures. 

With more than 150 easy-to-follow illus

Hand Lettering for Self-Care: Calligraphy Projects to Inspire Creativity, Practice Mindfulness, and Promote Self-Love Cover Image
ISBN: 9781646042432
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Published: Ulysses Press - October 19th, 2021

Letter from the heart with this first-ever calligraphy-meets-self-care guide packed with fun and easy projects each designed to soothe anxiety and decrease daily stress while creating beautiful art.

Learning calligraphy and hand lettering is not only a fun hobby, but also a calming self-care practice—no prior experience required!

Sketching for the Absolute Beginner Cover Image
ISBN: 9781782218746
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Published: Search Press - November 30th, 2021

If you have ever wanted a complete course in how to sketch effectively, but lacked the confidence to start, then Sketching for the Absolute Beginner is the book for you.

Watercolor in Nature: Paint Woodland Wildlife and Botanicals with 20 Beginner-Friendly Projects Cover Image
ISBN: 9781645674146
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Published: Page Street Publishing - November 30th, 2021

Capture the Natural World with Vibrant Works of Art

Nature illustrator Rosalie Haizlett has hiked through countless forests with her sketchbook and watercolors, documenting the plants, animals and landscapes that she encounters. She has also taught tens of thousands of students to paint and appreciate nature’s beauty through her popular online classes and in-person workshops.