Coloring Knights Featuring the artwork of celebrated illustrator Anne Yvonne Gilbert

Coloring Knights by Anne Gilbert

Featuring the artwork of celebrated illustrator Anne Yvonne Gilbert

Format: Paperback / softback, 16 Pages
ISBN: 9781600584022
Publisher: Walter Foster
Series: PicturaTM
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Pictura showcases a stunning range of art to collect and admire and encourages beginning to advanced artists to put their own stamp of creativity on the artwork by coloring it in. Its unique accordion foldout format makes it an attractive decorative piece that can be displayed and shared with others. Some of the world's most famous and respected illustrators set the foundation of the artwork by creating beautiful, original, and imaginative scenes. It is up to the individual to color in these spectacular settings, enhancing the scenes and adding their own personal touch. Coloring Knights features the unique art of talented and renowned artist Anne Yvonne Gilbert, whose elaborate style features realistic figure work and keen attention to details and textures. Through her intricate artwork, Anne offers the artist a scene of chivalry and romance, filled with decorative textures and patterns. On the flip side of the panel, artists can follow a guide showing the various aspects of being a knight and try their hand at drawing a knight on horseback or down on one knee. With so many details packed into an 8-panel display, Coloring Knights invites artists to engage in their creative abilities and discover a romantic world filled with chivalry.

Yvonne is an illustrator and author. She was born in Northumberland, UK, and studied at both Newcastle and Liverpool Colleges of Art. Since becoming a freelance illustrator in 1978, she has worked with many of the major publishing houses and design groups worldwide. Yvonne lives in Toronto, Canada.
Format: Paperback / softback, 16 Pages
ISBN: 9781600584022
Series: PicturaTM
Illustrations: 18 color
Size: 6.75 in x 9 in x 0.375 in / 171.45 mm x 228.6 mm x 9.525 mm
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