An innovative gift book for colouring fans who are looking for an exciting new format or for younger children looking for a fun activity. Each colouring page turns into a gorgeous gift box, perfect for Christmas time.
Each page of this brilliant book is actually a box! Simply tear along the dotted lines and fold along the scored lines to create a gift box perfect for storing all kinds of Christmas treats. The 24 boxes are ornately decorated with black and white festive designs, which can be customised with pens or pencils. This fantastic book of boxes is a fuss-free and effective way to make truly special Christmas gifts.$19.99
Rosie Sanders's botanical paintings lie at the extreme end of botanical art - they exude dynamism and sensuality in every brushstroke and their richness of colour sets her apart from her contemporaries. She exhibits a selection of flowers, from tulips to orchids, roses to irises, anemones to amaryllis, and illuminates them with fascinating and skillful uses of perspective and light.
This large-format book showcases over 80 of her finest paintings in exquisite detail and they are accompanied by excellent and accessible scientific commentary. This book is perfect for artists want to get a closer look at a master's brushstrokes, textures and colour in paintings, or readers who are interested in contemporary botanical art.
Chapters include: 1. Diversity in the Garden 2. Dark Flowers: the Magic of Night 3. A Fascination of Orchids 4. Lilies in Spring 5. Varieties of Belladonna 6. In Search of the Black Iris.$59.99
Create, relax and inspire one stroke at a time with The Great Zentangle Book! Complied by certified Zentangle trainer, Beate Winkler, these 100 step-by-step Zentangle patterns will help you relax while creating approachable and beautiful works of art.
Discover beautiful tangles from artists from around the world, including Zentangle founders Maria Thomas and Rick Roberts. Be up to date on current Zentangle trends with new, delicate bijou tiles and find inspiration for your own Zentangle artwork while learning fascinating information and techniques.$27.99
Using carefully drawn line illustrations of famous masterpieces, avid colouring fans will relish not only the bold, bright lines of works such as Van Gogh’s Starry Night, but also mastering the intricacy of some of the world’s most renowned paintings.
Among the 46 masterpieces featured are such celebrated works as Michelangelo’s Creation of Adam and Renoir’s Moulin de la Galette as well as a Mughal hunting scene of the 16th century and some stunningly complex Aboriginal art. Each entry explains how the artist achieved his or her effects, and offers suggestions on how the reader might try to reproduce them.
Art Studio is simultaneously relaxing, challenging and informative: a combination that will appeal to anyone who’s caught the colouring bug – or to anyone on the verge of catching it.$21.99
This is the definitive instructional guide to the art of botanical illustration, published in association with The Society of Botanical Artists and featuring detailed step-by-step demonstrations by members of the Society.
This beautifully illustrated book covers all aspects of the subject and is an essential book for all serious students of botanical painting. The book includes useful information about materials, basic plant anatomy, flower and leaf shapes, and then explores the techniques for drawing and coloured pencil work, as well as painting with watercolour and gouache. Subjects include exotic and common plants, flowers, fruit and vegetables, as well as flowers in the garden.
Packed with step-by-step demonstrations and stunning illustrations, this is an inspiring, practical guide, as well as a visual treat.$29.99
Zentangle 12 contains 30 original tangles, and 16 bonus interactive pages to help you unwind and de-stress.
This book features new and exciting techniques for black and white Zentangle art, and demonstrates the amazing range of design techniques that can be used to push the artistic limits. Let your imagination run amok as you create your own extraordinary designs using coloured pencils, felt-tips, crayons, gel pens, water colours, marker pens and more!$14.99