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  • Start Sketching & Drawing Now

    Simple techniques for drawing landscapes, people and objects

    by Grant Fuller

    A complete course for the can't-wait-to-get-started beginner!Got the urge to draw? What are you waiting for?! Getting started is as easy as 1-2-3 with Grant Fuller's Start Sketching & Drawing Now! Packed full of easy and fun techniques, readers will learn to create accurate and expressive likenesses of people, animals, landscapes, and objects. Suddenly rendering even something as mundane as an ... Read more

    $20.12 AUD

  • Pastels For Dummies

    by Sherry Stone Clifton and 1 more

    The latest tips and techniques for working with pastels - in full colorPastels offer bright colors, a great level of portability, and no drying time - plus they're relatively inexpensive and can be used to draw and paint on almost any surface. Pastels For Dummies covers the many aspects of this exciting medium, from the fundamentals of choosing the right materials to step-by-step projects, ... Read more

    $33.99 AUD

  • Claude Monet: 103 Drawings and Pastels

    by Narim Bender

    Although Claude Monet helped perpetrate the myth that he did not, and maybe even could not, draw, nearly 500 of more than 2,500 his works are sketchbooks, drawings and pastels. This work is focused on Monet's drawings, pastels and sketchbooks, offering a new aspect of the artist's work. Drawing upon recently discovered documents and a body of graphic work largely unknown to the public and scholars ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Learn How to Paint Landscapes Using Pastels For the Beginner

    by Paolo Lopez de Leon and 1 more

    series Learn to Draw
    Learn How to Paint Landscapes Using Pastels For the BeginnerTABLE OF CONTENTSIntroductionMaterialsShaving your PastelsVarious ways to blend using PastelsAdditional Techniques:Color WheelTips to RememberHow to render using Pastels with brushExercises:Tropical Beach SceneThe Canadian RockiesAutumn Leaves CabinDelicate Arch in Arches National ParkWaterfall at Yellowstone National Park<br ... ... Read more

    $3.74 AUD

  • Berthe Morisot: 101 Drawings

    by Narim Bender

    Berthe Morisot was French artist, member of the circle of painters in Paris who became known as the Impressionists. She was described by Gustave Geffroy as one of "les trois grandes dames" of Impressionism alongside Marie Bracquemond and Mary Cassatt. She formed a close friendship with Manet, who became her brother-in-law, and she served as model for several of his paintings. The two greatly ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • The Art of Pastel: Discover techniques for creating beautiful works of art in pastel

    Discover techniques for creating beautiful works of art in pastel

    by Marla Baggetta and 2 more

    series Collector's Series
    The velvety strokes of pastel have enchanted fine artists for more than a century. From airy strokes to bold marks and soft hues to vibrant shades, the versatility of pastel makes it suitable for a wide range of subjects and moods. Now anyone can experience this multi-dimensional medium with The Art of Pastel. Inside this comprehensive guide, five artists provide instruction for using soft, hard, ... Read more

    $24.52 AUD

  • Learn How to Draw and Paint Horses for Beginners

    by Paolo Lopez de Leon and 1 more

    series Learn to Draw
    TABLE OF CONTENTSIntroductionMaterialsCharcoalAirbrushPastelsThe BasicsSphereConeCubeCylinderHow to Draw a HorseDrawing Horses in Different PosesHow to Render a Horse WithPencilsHow to Draw a Cartoon Horse:Charcoal PaintingRendering theHorse in CharcoalLearning about ColorsPastel PaintingRendering the Horse in PastelsWatercolor PaintingPainting... ... Read more

    $4.30 AUD

  • Pastel Painting Atelier

    Essential Lessons in Techniques, Practices, and Materials

    by Ellen Eagle

    Revel in the luminous and vibrant qualities of pastel with Ellen Eagle’s essential course in the history, techniques, and practices of the medium. In this comprehensive yet intimate guide, Eagle explores pastel’s rich but relatively unexamined past, reveals her own personal influences and approaches, and guides you toward the discovery and mastery of your own vision. In Pastel Painting Atelier, ... Read more

    $15.50 AUD

  • Painting with Pastels For Beginners: Step by Step Guide to Painting

    by Paolo Lopez de Leon and 1 more

    series Learn to Draw
    TABLE OF CONTENTSIntroduction:Materials:Shaving your PastelsColor WheelHow to render using Pastels with a brushSection 1 LandscapesTropical Beach SceneThe Canadian RockiesAutumn Leaves CabinDelicate Arch in Arches National ParkWaterfall at Yellowstone National ParkSection 2 Painting Animals with PastelsExercises:The WolfThe Capuchin MonkeyThe Sugar GliderRendering the Horse in Pastels<br ... ... Read more

    $4.30 AUD

  • Renoir

    by Narim Bender

    Pierre-Auguste Renoir is French painter who was important figure in the development of the Impressionist movement. The female nudes were one of his primary themes. His early work reflected many influences including those of Courbet, Manet, Corot, Ingres and Delacroix. Under the influence of Gustave Courbet and painters of the School of Barbizon he turned to plein air painting. Together with Claude ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Learn How to Paint Portraits of People Using Pastels For the Beginner

    by Paolo Lopez de Leon

    series Learn to Draw
    Learn How to Paint Portraits of People Using Pastels For the BeginnerTABLE OF CONTENTSIntroduction:Materials:Shaving your PastelsPastel StorageVarious ways to blend using PastelsAdditional Techniques:Tips to prevent two colors from Mixing each otherColor WheelPrimary ColorsSecondary ColorsTertiary ColorsTips to RememberHow to render using Pastels with brushExercises:Pastel Portr... ... Read more

    $4.17 AUD

  • Laura's Tips for Pastel Nagomi Art

    by Laura Liu

    series 創藝館 #5045
    This book will subvert people's assumptions about pastel paintings. The pastel works in this book are not created by professional painters; rather, they are made by amateurs. As long as you are willing to apply colors with your fingers, you can create a beautiful and colorful piece of pastel painting. You don't need to have any art background to finish a Pastel Nagomi painting, nor do you need any ... Read more

    $14.48 AUD

  • Soft Pastel - The Ultimate Workshop

    by Erin Cronin-Webb

    A comprehensive study and reference guide for students wishing to work with soft pastels. The workshop will take the student through the basic steps of of creating a simple image with pastels using well illustrated exercises and tips on using pastels. As the workshop progresses you will learn different methods of underpainting, how to "build" a pastel painting, working from photographs and ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Abstract Art Painting

    Expressions in Mixed Media

    by Debora Stewart

    Would you love to take your art in a new direction?In Abstract Art Painting, you will enter a realm of tactile, intuitive excitement, combining pastel and acrylic to achieve results as unique as you are. You'll learn how to explore the use of color theory in abstraction and to use underpainting to bring structure and depth to your art. In addition you'll begin to understand how to work in a series ... Read more

    $24.85 AUD

  • The Drawing Ideas Book

    by Frances Stanfield

    Refresh your creativity and boost your motivation to draw with the expert help of The Drawing Ideas Book.If you're stuck in a rut - or simply just stuck - this book is filled with ideas for what to draw, how to draw and even where and when to draw. Packed with arresting examples of creatives' drawings and sketchbooks from all over the world, it's sure to fire up your creativity.Imagine it, doodle ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Handbook to Pastel

    by Marie Guerin

    This volume presents a complete guide to creating art using pastel, with historical information, step instructions, handy tips, and much more. "Handbook to Pastel" will be of utility to both beginner and experienced artists alike, and it would make for a useful addition to collections of related literature. Contents include: "Pastel and Its Origin-Complementary Colours", "Masters who have Rendered ... Read more

    $7.69 AUD

  • Edgar Degas: Drawings in Close Up

    by Annabelle Thornhill

    series In Close Up #1
    Like the Impressionists, Degas sought to capture fleeting moments in the flow of modern life, yet he showed little interest in painting plain air landscapes, favoring scenes in theaters and cafes illuminated by artificial light, which he used to clarify the contours of his figures, adhering to his Academic training. He is especially identified with the subject of dance; more than half of his works ... Read more

    $3.06 AUD

  • Learn How to Draw with Charcoal For The Beginner: Landscapes – Portraits - Animals

    by Paolo Lopez de Leon and 1 more

    series Learn to Draw #23
    Learn How to Draw with Charcoal For The Beginner - Landscapes – Portraits - AnimalsTABLE OF CONTENTSIntroduction:Drawing MaterialsRENDERINGPencilSphereConeCubeCylinderCharcoalApplicationDrawing an OutlineGrid SystemDrawing and RenderingLandscapes in CharcoalSahara Desert in PencilThe Chocolate Hills in CharcoalThe Lone Tree in PencilMountain View in CharcoalNature’s Path... ... Read more

    $6.33 AUD

  • Creative Drawing

    A practical guide to using pencil, crayon, pastel, ink and watercolour

    by Barrington Barber

    This fully illustrated user-friendly guide by best-selling artist Barrington Barber reveals the skills required to meet the demands of drawing with a range of media. It demonstrates how we can develop our artistic abilities and respond to the world around us in a creative and absorbing way.• A step-by-step approach teaches techniques in handling coloured pencil, crayon, pastel, ink and watercolour ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Portfolio: Beginning Pastel

    Tips and Techniques for Learning to Paint in Pastel

    by Paul Pigram

    series Portfolio
    Beginning Pastel guides beginning artists through an exploration of pastel techniques and step-by-step projects for a**comprehensive and approachable overview of the vibrant pastel medium.**Pastels are a unique tool, and Beginning Pastel is the perfect introductory resource for artists just getting started in this colorful medium. Before jumping into the step-by-step projects, this book covers ... Read more

    $27.05 AUD

  • Drawing for the Absoute Beginner

    by Massey Carole

    series Absolute Beginner Art
    If you have ever wanted to learn to draw but lacked the confidence to start, then this is the book for you.An accomplished artist with many years of experience in teaching, author Carole Massey will have even the most hesitant of beginners picking up the skills and techniques needed to start drawing. The book is a complete drawing course, designed to help you progress from simple techniques such ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Painting in Pastels

    by Robert Brindley

    Pastels are an extremely versatile and immediate medium. These characteristics can lead to bold, exciting and impromptu paintings, however, their responsive, flexible nature can also be used to create subtle, gentle colour with little or no texture. This practical book will guide you through the full scope of painting in pastels and explain particularly how they can be used to capture light, ... Read more

    $20.56 AUD

  • Kreativt Tecknande

    Lär dig teckna med blyerts, färgpennor, pastellkritor, bläck och vattenfärg

    by Barrington Barber

    Denna fullt illustrerade och användarvänliga vägledning av den bästsäljande konstnären Barrington Barber avslöjar allt som krävs för att lära sig teckna med en rad olika material. Den visar hur vi utvecklar vår konstnärliga förmåga och kan fånga vår omvärld på ett kreativt och fängslande sätt.• Metoder för att steg för steg lära sig teknikerna för färgpennor, pastellkritor, bläck och vattenfärg• ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Dessin

    Les Grands Articles d'Universalis

    by Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Partez à la découverte du dessin avec ce Grand Article Universalis !La lecture d'un dessin, l'investigation de tous les signes inscrits sur la surface d'un feuillet résulte de multiples observations dont la première est l'étude objective de la matière déposée sur le support.Un ouvrage spécialement conçu pour le numérique afin d’en savoir plus sur le dessinÀ PROPOS DES GRANDS ARTICLES D ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD