100 Things to Draw with a Circle is a doodling book that loosens the imagination, and inspires creative thought. Circles and other basic geometric shapes are at the core of art, they're the structures where form and drawing begin.
It provides you with circles that appear as prompts on every page: one or many, large and small, colourful or not, peeking from the bottom or tumbling from the top – you fill in the rest. The simplest of shapes brings you back to the basics and lets you create anything you can see in your imagination.
Abstract or realistic, minimal or over-the-top, there are no wrong choices in this book – and you don't have to be a master at drawing. Pick up your pencil; see what the shapes suggest and where your imagination leads you.$24.99
100 Ways to Draw a Triangle is a doodling book that loosens the imagination, and inspires creative thought. Triangles and other basic geometric shapes are at the core of art, they're the structures where form and drawing begin.
Sarah Walsh provides you with triangles that appear as prompts on every page: one or many, large and small, colourful or not, sprouting from the bottom or tumbling from the top – you fill in the rest. If one triangle suggests the roof of a house, you might add just the doors and windows, or draw the entire town. If a row of triangles looks like waves, you might draw a fantasy seascape or simply add a lonely seagull or a swimmer in mid-crawl.
Abstract or realistic, minimal or over-the-top, there are no wrong choices in this book – and you don't have to be a master at drawing. Pick up your pencil, see what the shapes suggest and where your imagination leads you.$24.99
The best way to learn to draw is to draw! And this fun sketchbook is going to help you do just that.
20 Ways to Draw a Chair is filled with eclectic and inspiring everyday objects – from birdcages and bottles to teacups and toys – with plenty of room for sketching all of our favourite things. Each spread features 20 inspiring illustrated examples of 45 themes - spoons, vases, baskets, lamps, bowls and much, much more – over 900 drawings, with blank space for you to draw your take.
Get out your favourite drawing tool, and remember, there are not just 20 ways to draw a chair!$24.99
Archidoodle City is filled with an array of beautiful and fun drawings, posing 75 architectural challenges for the user: from building an underground community or designing your own imaginary city to creating a new park for New York, plus many more.
Aimed at anyone who loves drawing buildings and cities, it encourages users to imagine their own creative solutions by sketching, drawing and painting in the pages of the book. In so doing, they will learn about a whole range of significant issues, such as the importance of transport, lighting and green spaces, the history of urban design and planning, and the use of monuments and symbols.
The book also includes numerous examples of works and ideas by major architects to draw inspiration from and will appeal to everyone from children to students and professional architects.$27.99
If you love the look of hand lettering and calligraphy, but find it too intimidating or perhaps too ornate, then The Art of Doodle Words is the book for you. Now you can learn the basics of lettering just by doodling.
Whether you're drawing a word like cold or love or idea, Sarah will show you how to transform it into doodles using super-cute sketches and simple lines. A basic word becomes an adorable illustration. Sarah will also teach you how to work in reverse, starting with a doodle and turning it into a cute illustration of letters and words.
Pick up The Art of Doodle Letters and begin learning stress-free, laid-back lettering styles now!$24.99
The Art of the Doodle includes both an instructional book and guided journal.
The instruction book, Guide to the Doodle, gives tips on creating doodles, colouring with pencils and markers, and ways to use your doodles – such as for note cards, frames, gift bags and more. There are six chapters – paisleys, flowers, letters, butterflies, mandalas and geometrics.
The guided art journal section provides an elegant place to experiment with all of the techniques. It includes elaborate colouring activities, as well as simple guidelines to get started on creative doodling pages. Inspirational quotations add subtle meaning to the art pages. When the journal is complete, it will be a beautiful book to be proud of and cherish.$29.99
Improve your bullet journals, to-do lists, class notes and everything in between with The Art of Visual Notetaking and its unique approach to taking notes in the twenty-first century. The book is a resource for learning the art of sketchnoting, including how to create layouts, focal points, embellishments and doodles, for inspired notetaking, journaling and creative visual expression.
You will find helpful "Getting Started" pages of icons and badges for common note-taking purposes, with tips and encouragement for creating you own unique icons. You'll go on to discover instruction and how-to techniques, tips and tutorials that focus on visual notetaking for different settings, from a business meeting, workshop, or convention, to a college lecture or sermon.$22.99
Cat lovers unite! Now you can doodle away your days like never-before with of fun prompts for doodling, drawing and decorating hundreds of kitty cats.
From cat feelings to cat colours and cat dances to cats clothing, this drawing book will never let you down with its collection of fun, creative collection of prompts in the style of the beloved game Neko Atume. Scribble, doodle, draw, colour and love this cat-extravaganza.$17.99
Using a simple doodle as a starting point, 18 artists take you on an inspirational, crafty journey!
Filled with inventive prompts designed to fuel the imagination, these 75 exercises motivate crafters to pick up a pencil, brush or marker, and explore their artistic voice. From quick "try it" ideas using shapes and patterns to doodled portraits and contour drawings, these step-by-step projects are wild creative fun.
The featured artists include Cori Dantini, who provides a "Recipe for a Face"; Flora Chang with innovative watercolour designs; and Teesha Moore who offers ideas for adding personality to doodled characters.$29.99
Learn the fine art of doodling while exercising your creativity at the same time. Creative Doodling & Beyond features a fun variety of projects, prompts, exercises and ideas to get your doodling juices flowing, while also providing inspiration for how to use your doodles creatively.
Start with some warm-up exercises and basic drawing instruction. From there, embark on creating projects with doodles that get progressively more advanced through the book, starting with a gift tag and ending with elaborate doodling projects on wood and fabric.
Energize your soul and soothe your spirit with the fun and colorful doodle and lettering techniques inside Doodle Art and Lettering with Joanne Sharpe.
Using her popular, playful style, Joanne is back with lessons, techniques and ideas all devised to help you incorporate and elevate the humble doodle. Not only will you learn how to doodle, you will learn how to incorporate these simple techniques into your art and lettering styles. Get ready to create inspiring art no matter what your skill level!
- The basics of drawing and doodling (you'll learn the importance of pattern, line and shape)
- 9 all new alphabets, including Sassy Serifs, Letter Liners and Coloring Book Characters
- Dozens of drawing, painting and mixed-media techniques using simple, everyday art supplies like pens, markers and watercolor paints
- More than 100 prompts for doodling and terrific ideas for recording and saving your doodles
In Doodled Cats, Gemma Correll provides inspiration and ideas for doodling a variety of different cat breeds in a fun, quirky style.
From a Persian and a Sphynx to a Scottish Fold and Siamese, doodle enthusiasts will learn to draw and doodle all their favourite feline friends, in addition to anthropomorphic cats, fashionable furballs and even cats in hats! A bonus project demonstrates how to create your own cat-doodled mug.
This compact book makes the perfect gift for on-the-go creative types and cat lovers alike.$19.99
Gemma Correll provides inspiration and ideas for doodling a variety of different dog breeds in a fun, quirky style.
From a Yorkshire Terrier and Gemma’s signature Pug to a Greyhound and Standard Poodle, doodle enthusiasts will learn to draw and doodle all their favourite canine companions, in addition to anthropomorphic dogs, canines in costumes, and even dogs in hats! A bonus project demonstrates how to create your own dog-doodled mug.
This compact hardcover book makes the perfect gift for on-the-go creative types and dog lovers alike.$19.99
Doodle, draw, paint and play! Traci Bautista teaches you how to use doodling as a meditative exercise, a raw form of expression and a vehicle for telling your personal story. Work with an arsenal of creative tools, from markers, pencils and pens to stamps, stencils, inks and paints, to find unique, intuitive ways to make your mark.
You'll learn how to:
- Doodle spontaneous marks, repetitive patterns, stylistic scrawls and more
- Create textured and doodled backgrounds for your mixed-media art
- Use photographs, vintage fabric and typography as inspirations for doodling
- Work with unusual tools – skewers, toothpicks, sequin waste and more – to create surprising and unique marks
- Develop a doodling style that's all your own
With over 60 doodling techniques and exercises, you'll find plenty of ways to unleash your creative spirit and make your mark!$42.99
Sketchbooks are an essential part of the creative process for artists of all disciplines. The sketchbook is a complete record of the creative process which, it can even be argued, is more important that the finished object at the end of this process.
Extraordinary Sketchbooks takes the reader through different themes and functions for sketchbooks, including drawing to collect visual research, course work, developing concepts and suggestions for making simple and quick visuals into exciting images. The book includes an inspiring gallery of examples from a range of artists including recent graduates, practising artists and lecturers and working professionals form a variety of art and design industries. A fantastic resource for artists everywhere.$39.99
Don't believe seagulls and stingrays can be cute? Think again!
How to Draw Cute Animals teaches you how to draw almost 100 different animals in an adorable manner. Step-by-step, how-to sequences make drawing cute animals really simple, which means this book is perfect for beginners.
You don't need any specialist tools or materials to start drawing cute stuff. Start by experimenting with different pens, pencils and surfaces to work out which is best for you. With chapters on technique, guidelines and how to draw any animal in an adorable style, this is the perfect book for anyone who loves drawing!$19.99
Doodling is really just mark making ... marks that happen when you are otherwise occupied. These intuitive marks that flow from you naturally while you are doodling are an expression of your true style, like your handwriting. This book looks at our doodles as resources; treasures from which we can create full-sized paintings. Even if you don't consider yourself a doodler, the exercises and techniques in this book will give you a fun way to tap into your personal style, the voice that comes from deep inside.
Through the exercises in this book, you will dig into your creative life to find a style that is authentically yours. The invitation starts with a pencil as you work through automatic and specific doodle assignments. Eventually, you will learn how to size up and combine these doodles into larger compositions. Then, you will begin mixing it up with watercolour paints and, finally, with acrylic paints.$27.99
Kawaii is a popular and easy-to-draw art style beloved by millions around the globe. Author Zainab Khan has organized the book city by city and shows you how to draw cuties from each location. In Paris, for example, you will learn how to draw a cute Eiffel Tower and kawaii macarons. You will master how to draw natural wonders like Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa and monuments like the Taj Mahal in India.
The simple, step-by-step illustrations and instructions make drawing these characters easy and interesting. Thanks to this adorable crash course in doodling all things kawaii, you'll soon be enhancing your notebooks, stationery, artwork and anything else you can put a marker to with unbelievable cuteness.$27.99
Zen Doodle provides you with the first steps toward creating unique tangled art, including traditional tiles, letter forms, Zendalas, landscapes, four-tile ensembles, paper quilts and more! Inside you'll find:
- More than 100 pieces of Zen doodled art from 42 artists
- Step-by-step instruction to help you begin your own Zen doodles
- Four chapters of doodle inspiration: Abstracts, Shapes & Objects, Animals & Beasts, and Friendship & Love