Woven book, Adventures in Bookbinding
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Make Your Own Woven Mini Book

Combine the art of weaving and bookbinding with easy-to-follow DIY steps from Adventures in Bookbinding. These beautiful woven books are perfect for storing memories and keepsakes for years to come. These woven mini book covers were Read More

City model, Pencil Art Workshop
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Photorealistic Drawing: Finding the Essence of a Form

It can be difficult to capture a moving subject in your drawings. Try finding the essence of a form with these tips from Pencil Art Workshop. A fleeting subject—such as a moving person or animal— requires capturing an image quickly. Read More

Basic Techniques, Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

8 Basic Watercolor Techniques

Getting started with watercolor painting? Anywhere, Anytime Art: Watercolor shows you eight techniques to create gorgeous watercolor art. Flat Wash Prop up watercolor paper on a support board, and dip your brush in a puddle of paint. Read More

Bullrider, Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

The Importance of Doodling

Learn the importance of doodling from American's greats! In Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School we see how artists like Norman Rockwell and Ben Stahl began their iconic pieces with a doodle. Norman Rockwell Sketch Pencil on Read More

Coaster, The Hand-Stitched Surface
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Hand-Stitched Boho Collage Coasters

Looking to add some character to your morning routine? The Hand-Stitched Surface shows us how to make beautiful, hand-stitched boho collage coasters. Soon you'll be sipping on your morning coffee in style. Every day for me begins Read More

Dune 5, The Spirit of the Brush
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Painting Sand Dunes

Is there anything better than the beach in the summer? Capture the essence of the ocean with this fun watercolor exercise from The Spirit of the Brush. DUNE SCENE WITH SUMMER FLOWERS My brush has taken me on a spiritual journey around the Read More

jump 2, Flipping Out: The Art of Flip Book Animation
Resources for Parents
Resources for Parents

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

seahorse, Drawing Geometric Prints Kit
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

The Art In Geometry

Is it possible to combine math and art? Of course! Drawing Geometric shows you how simple geometric shapes can become works of art. Many people also see sacred geometric links in nature. Consider the snowflake, honeycomb’s Read More

Art Techniques

What is Scratch & Create?

Are you an avid adult coloring book fan? Do you love to doodle? Like scratch tickets? We have just the thing for you! Our new Scratch & Create series helps to unwind your mind and release your creative side. Each page includes metallic Read More

forest 5, Artistry Pen & Ink
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Using Texture in Pen & Ink Drawings

It's important to utilize texture in your pen and ink drawings to create depth. Artistry Pen & Ink shows you how to use different techniques to create a whimsical forest scene using pen and ink. Here I use hatching, crosshatching, Read More

Dangle bookmark 2, The Art of Drawing Dangles
Art Techniques
Art Techniques

Easy Dangle Bookmark

A dangle is a string of illustrated charms you can use to decorate. The Art of Drawing Dangles provides tons of fun dangle projects, including this bookmark. When you’re drawing a dangle bookmark, begin by outlining the size and Read More