Art Instruction

DARTH VADER AND FAMILY COLORING BOOK

Written by Brown, Jeffrey
Jeffrey Brown's reimagining of the Star Wars universe has delighted adult fans and young Jedi alike. This new adult coloring book is equally fun to share, featuring a careful translation of artwork from the bestselling Darth Vader and Son(TM) series to a large-format collection on crisp white paper, plus nine new images to color.
March 28, 2017 | Paperback | Chronicle Books | 96 Pages |
$14.95

EXHIBITIONIST: JOURNAL ON EXHIBITION MAKING: THE FIRST SIX YEARS

A journal by curators for curators, The Exhibitionist has asked the most pertinent questions on contemporary exhibition-making since its founding in 2009
February 28, 2017 | Paperback | Exhibitionist | 975 Pages |
$39.95

DAMIEN HIRST: COLOURING BOOK

Damien Hirst: Colouring Book features the British artist's most iconic works rendered as simple line drawings. Coloring fans of all ages can immerse themselves in themes and motifs found within some of the artist's most enduring series, including anatomical models, butterflies, medicine cabinets, spin paintings, color charts and kaleidoscope paintings.
November 22, 2016 | Paperback | Other Criteria | 56 Pages |
$12.00

COMPLETE GUIDE TO ANATOMY FOR ARTISTS & ILLUSTRATORS

Written by Bammes, Gottfried
Originally published in German in 1964, Professor Gottfried Bammes Die Gestalt des Menschen is still considered the definitive guide to drawing the human form. Having undergone numerous editions since it was first published and still much in demand today, this, the first ever English translation of the complete work, has been long awaited.
February 6, 2017 | Hardcover | Search Press(UK) | 504 Pages |
$80.00

CINNAMON BUN DREAMS: A COMFORT FOOD COLORING BOOK

Written by Squishable Com Inc
Classic comfort foods-grilled cheese, cinnamon buns, donuts, burgers, and pies-are as popular as ever. They tap into a nostalgia for simpler times, which is also one of the driving factors in the rise of adult coloring activities. Like those foods, coloring books are finding a stronghold in our daily lives.
January 3, 2017 | Paperback | Countryman Press | 112 Pages |
$14.95

MINDFULNESS & THE ART OF DRAWING: A CREATIVE PATH TO AWARENESS

Written by Greenhalgh, Wendy Ann
Wendy Ann Greenhalgh explores how drawing creates a deeper connection with ourselves and the world around us, and is as natural to us as breathing. Through mindful creative exercises and personal anecdote, she reveals how artists can rediscover the playful pleasure of drawing, and doodlers can experience wellbeing through mark making.
September 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Leaping Hare | 144 Pages |
$12.99

CHINESE CALLIGRAPHY: 50 CHARACTERS TO INSPIRE PEACE AND CALM - INCLUDES BOOK & PRACTICE JOURNAL

Written by Wu, S M
For centuries, scholars have viewed Chinese calligraphy as a regimen, a practice of calming the mind and nurturing the heart. It is viewed not only as a way to release stress and build patience but also as a path to self-development. It takes time and care to slowly grind the solid inkstone into liquid ink. It encourages good hand-eye coordination to execute the brushstroke.
October 4, 2016 | Hardcover | Wellfleet Press | 144 Pages |
$20.00

ART OF CHINESE CALLIGRAPHY: THE ESSENTIAL STROKE BY STROKE GUIDE TO MAKING OVER 300 BEAUTIFUL CHARACTERS

Written by Ho, Yat-Ming Cathy
Practice the ancient art of Chinese calligraphy with this step-by-step guide to rendering more than 300 individual characters for use in arts, crafts and design projects. With characters as beautifully decorative as they are meaningful, this elegant script can be used to embellish just about anything and a single character can convey myriad thoughts and emotions.
February 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Chartwell Books | 256 Pages |
$14.99

FLORA COLORING BOOK

Written by Trolle, Maria
Venture into Flora’s fairytale land as the seasons change. Illustrations of lush springtime flowers give way to a verdant summer and bountiful autumn which progress into a peaceful winter snowfall. People, sprites, and animals co-exist in this abundant garden. Let your mind come to rest as you color floral wreaths, sleeping fairies, fanciful houses, and busy bees. Includes a register for the plants and animals found within these pages, as well as twelve pages with Maria Trolle’s signature white-on-black imagery.Venture into Flora's fairytale land as the seasons change. Illustrations of lush springtime flowers give way to a verdant summer and bountiful autumn which progress into a peaceful winter snowfall. People, sprites, and animals co-exist in this abundant garden. Let your mind come to rest as you color floral wreaths, sleeping fairies, fanciful houses, and busy bees.
August 13, 2019 | Hardcover | Gibbs Smith | 96 Pages |
$14.99
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WAYS OF DRAWING: ARTISTS? PERSPECTIVES AND PRACTICES

Written by Royal Drawing School, The
Drawing is among the most direct ways of engaging with the world; a way not just of seeing, but of understanding what you see. At once inspirational and instructive, Ways of Drawing collects a rich variety of reflections on the craft from practicing artists, teachers, and writers.
October 22, 2019 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson |
$39.95

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