jump 2, Flipping Out: The Art of Flip Book Animation
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Flip Book Animations: Jumps

A flip book is a series of pictures that have a slight change from each page to the next to create the illusion of animation. Flipping Out: The Art of Flip Book Animation shows you how to create the illusion of a jump. A jump Read More

Chalk on the Wild Side
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Summertime Crafts: Ice Chalk

Sidewalk chalk has been a summer pastime for what seems like forever. In Chalk on the Wild Side we see how to take sidewalk chalk and add a new element... ice. Nothing beats playing with ice chalk on a hot summer afternoon, because Read More

Echo Flower, Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids
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Warm and Cool Echo Flowers

Are you looking for a fun art project to do with your kids?  Let their imagination leave a mark with Sharpie Art Workshop for Kids. The book includes creative ways to use Sharpie, like this echo flower project using warm and cool Read More

Entangle finished, The Great Zentangle Book
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Valentine’s Day Zentangle

Are you looking for a unique way to decorate your Valentine's Day cards? The Luv-A Zentangle from The Great Zentangle Book will allow you to relax while creating a card for your Valentine. I love Luv-A because it has a Read More

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3 Mind Melting Mazes to Solve and Color

Do you enjoy doing puzzles? How about mazes? Mind Melt: Extreme Art Mazes to Color and Confound gives you 25 incredible mind melting puzzles from Sophie Roach to challenge and amuse. Some are colored in while others are left black and white Read More

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Make Your Own Dazzling Druzy Charms

Making a gorgeous and glittery charm is easier than you'd think! Bead-Making Lab shows you how to make your own beautiful druzy charms in 4 easy steps. In jewelry making, druzy is the special effect created when tiny crystals grow Read More

Shooter materials, Rubber Band Engineer
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Versailles Through Watercolor

Do you need a little inspiration?  Versailles has inspired artists since Marie Antoinette lived there.  One Watercolor a Day shows how artists have used watercolor to bring different people, places and moments to life. Use their examples Read More

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Colored Pencil Celestial Fairy

Capture the captivating world of mystery and enchantment that fairies live in with this beautiful step-by-step drawing exercise from Fairies in Colored Pencil. This project involves a lovely celestial fairy sprinkling moon dust into Read More

paper peacock
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The Paper Peacock

Paper weaving has a long history but remains to this day a fascinating art for people of all ages. The Art of Paper Weaving shows us to create many different paper weavings, including the paper peacock below. When planning the Read More

Put your sticky note pad to good use and create this awesome flip book
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Sticky Note Flip Book

Animation is all around us and its the perfect time to introduce kids to how they can make their own. Animation Lab for Kids shows you how to put a sticky note pad to good use with this awesome flip book. Oh, how we love flip books! Read More