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100 Things to Draw with a Triangle
100 Things to Draw with a Triangle

100 Things to Draw with a Triangle is a fun doodling book that uses triangles as prompts — you fill in the rest! You don't need to be a master at drawing. Just grab your pencils, markers, or crayons and doodle wherever your imagination leads you. Sarah Walsh. Paperback. 112 pages. 8-1/2" x 10".

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20 Ways to Draw Series
20 Ways to Draw Series

20 Ways to Draw series sketchbooks are designed to offer artists, designers, and doodlers fun, inspiration, and motivation. They are not a step-by-step technique books — rather, the subjects are simplified, stylized, and reduced to their most basic elements.

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Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon
NEW! Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon - An Artist's Colorful Guide to Drawing on the Go!

Create beautiful, spontaneous artwork inspired by your surroundings — no matter where you are! Anywhere, Anytime Art: Crayon is an inspiring resource for artists of all skill levels. Fun and simple step-by-step projects teach you how to create your own works of art using crayons.

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Art Answers: Drawing and Sketching
Art Answers: Drawing and Sketching

What pencil should be used to create a particular effect? How best to fix a mistake? This comprehensive book about drawing and sketching provides practical answers to the questions that every artist asks in the studio.

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Basic Drawing Made Amazingly Easy
Basic Drawing Made Amazingly Easy

Here is a complete drawing book for the beginning artist that gives you all the tools you need to build a solid foundation in art. Paperback. 160 pages.

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The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets
The Big Book of Realistic Drawing Secrets

This book makes drawing easy enough for complete beginners while also offering advanced students lots of great information for refining their skills.

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Cloud Sketching
Cloud Sketching

Relive childhood days of lying in the grass and watching the clouds with Cloud Sketching: Creative Drawing for Cloud Spotters and Daydreamers. The book features partial cloud sketches as well as "blank" clouds. It also includes blank journal pages for sketching clouds found in real life.

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The Complete Beginner's Guide to Drawing
The Complete Beginner's Guide to Drawing

With helpful tips and beautiful, inspiring artwork, The Complete Beginner's Guide to Drawing is the perfect resource for new and intermediate artists looking to improve their drawing skills. The book provides approachable step-by-step lessons for drawing a vast array of subjects.

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The Complete Book of Poses for Artists
The Complete Book of Poses for Artists

The human figure is one of the most difficult subjects to capture in drawing. The Complete Book of Poses for Artists demonstrates how to render the human form in more than 500 realistic poses. Packed with techniques and expert instruction, it's the perfect resource for artists of all levels.

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Creative Doodling & Beyond
Creative Doodling & Beyond

Creative Doodling & Beyond features a variety of fun projects, prompts, exercises, and ideas to get your doodle juices flowing, and also provides inspiration for bringing doodling into your wider creative practice.

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Creative Illustration & Beyond
Creative Illustration & Beyond

From illustrating characters and stylizing everyday objects to creating dynamic layouts and intricate word art, Creative Illustration & Beyond captivates doodlers and illustrators from the very first colorful and interactive page.

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Creative Lettering and Beyond
Creative Lettering and Beyond

Covering a variety of styles and types of lettered art, including calligraphy, illustration, chalk lettering, and more, Creative Lettering and Beyond offers a plethora of exercises to help readers develop their own unique lettering style.

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Draw Fashion Now
Draw Fashion Now

Draw Fashion Now is a combination how-to guide and workbook that teaches the best techniques for illustrating modern fashion. Find your own unique style from professional fashion illustrator Danielle Meder. The book also includes two elegant paper dolls with high-fashion wardrobes.

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Draw-A-Saurus
Draw-A-Saurus

Draw-A-Saurus is an in-depth yet accessible dinosaur drawing guide that combines humor, creativity, and the latest dinosaur research to show artists how to breathe life into their drawings of prehistoric creatures.

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Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces
Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces

Drawing and Painting Beautiful Faces is an inspiring, mixed media workbook that shows you how to draw and paint beautiful, fashion illustration-style faces.

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Drawing and Painting Imaginary Animals
Drawing and Painting Imaginary Animals

If you want to have loads of fun while improving your drawing skills, expanding your creativity, and learning new art techniques, Drawing and Painting Imaginary Animals is the perfect book for you.

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Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
Drawing for the Absolute Beginner

This inspiring book makes drawing in a realistic style easier than you may think and more fun than you ever imagined! Authors Mark and Mary Willenbrink cover it all - from choosing materials, to expert advice on the tricky stuff.

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Drawing Ideas
Drawing Ideas - A Hand-Drawn Approach for Better Design

Drawing Ideas is an intensive how-to primer that shows design professionals how to use hand drawing techniques to create compelling concept designs. After finishing this "drawing boot camp," designers will have the skills they need to create better layouts, diagrams, product drawings, and more.

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Drawing in Black and White
Drawing in Black and White

Learn to make a bold statement with a limited palette. Drawing in Black and White will hone your drawing skills and your eye for design. This clever drawing and design book contains 36 inspiring exercises, a gallery of inspiring artwork, and 16 pages of paper for practicing your new techniques.

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Drawing Lab for Mixed Media Artists
Drawing Lab for Mixed Media Artists - 52 Creative Exercises to Make Drawing Fun

Drawing Lab for Mixed Media Artists provides a year's worth of assignments, projects, ideas, and techniques that introduce more creativity and nonsense into your art and life. She offers those interested in drawing a fun way to learn and gain expertise through experimentation and play.

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Drawing Masterclass
Drawing Masterclass

Suitable for artists at all levels, Drawing Masterclass helps you improve and enhance the drawing skills used in various art and design fields, including architecture, interior design, industrial design, graphic design, multimedia, and the applied arts.

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The Drawing Mind
The Drawing Mind

Deborah Putnoi's interactive sketchbook helps artists reconnect to the open, nonjudgmental creative state that she calls The Drawing Mind.

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain - The Definitive, 4th Edition

Translated into more than 17 languages, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain is the world's most widely used drawing instruction book.

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Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Workbook
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Workbook

Millions of people around the world have learned to draw using Betty Edwards's groundbreaking book Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain. In this workbook, Edwards offers readers guided practice in the five foundational skills of drawing.

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Drawing Secrets Revealed: Basics
Drawing Secrets Revealed: Basics

In Drawing Secrets Revealed, author Sarah Parks shares the basic techniques that enable artists to draw anything and everything they see. Follow along as she guides you through more than 20 demonstrations that make that kind of skill possible for you — even if you're entirely new to drawing.

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Drawing Still Lifes
Drawing Still Lifes

With Drawing Still Lifes, beginning artists can learn everything they need to draw realistic compositions using graphite pencil.

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Drawing with Children
Drawing with Children

Now in a revised and expanded edition, Drawing with Children is a perennial best seller and definitive guide for parents and teachers on how to encourage drawing.

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Drawing: Landscapes & Vistas
Drawing: Landscapes & Vistas

From tools and materials to basic drawing techniques, this complete guide shows aspiring artists how to draw a variety of beautiful landscape subjects using various mediums including pencil, charcoal, and ink.

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Fearless Drawing
Fearless Drawing

Wouldn't it be great to find a book that could re-ignite the profound joy and artistic passion of fearless drawing, as when we were children? Fearless Drawing is precisely that — a fun and beautiful exercise and adventure book that shows readers how to rediscover the joy of drawing.

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Figure Drawing
Figure Drawing

Have you always dreamed of being able to draw the human figure? If so, Figure Drawing will teach you everything you need to know, including advanced concepts such as gesture, proportion, and movement.

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Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count
Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count

Change the way you approach figure drawing. Figure Drawing for Artists: Making Every Mark Count teaches artists how to draw the human body from the first few marks of the quick sketch to the last stroke of the finished masterpiece with an easy-to-understand method. No more stiff, lifeless marks.

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The Fine Artist's Guide to Tools & Materials
The Fine Artist's Guide to Tools & Materials Clearance!

The Fine Artist's Guide to Tools & Materials is a handy reference guide that explains how to use a vast array of fine art tools and materials. It includes a brief description of each item, an explanation of its purpose, and any safety tips to bear in mind when using it.

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The Fundamentals of Drawing
The Fundamentals of Drawing

Starting with the very basics, including how to hold a pencil, The Fundamentals of Drawing provides both inspiration and a great foundation for all further art studies.

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How to Draw
How to Draw - Drawing and Sketching Environments and Objects from Your Imagination

How to Draw combines great content with the latest smartphone and tablet technology to help teach you how to draw from your imagination. More than 25 pages link to video tutorials for a completely rich and exciting learning experience.

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How to Draw Almost Everything
How to Draw Almost Everything

With over 2000 images, this charming visual reference book offers instructions for drawing animals, people, plants, food, everyday objects, buildings, vehicles, clothing, and more. Each entry is broken down with step-by-step illustrations.

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How to Draw and Paint Series: Dogs & Puppies
How to Draw and Paint Series: Dogs & Puppies

Have you ever dreamed of drawing realistic dog portraits? Learn everything you need to know in How to Draw and Paint: Dogs & Puppies — filled with expert instruction, inspirational artwork, and insider tips for drawing canine companions of every stripe (and spot!).

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How to Draw Cars Like a Pro 2nd Edition
How to Draw Cars Like a Pro 2nd Edition

In this long-awaited follow-up to How to Draw Cars Like a Pro, renowned car designer Thom Taylor goes back to the drawing board to update his classic book with all-new illustrations, and to expand on such topics as the use of computers in design today.

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How to Draw Crazy Cars & Mad Monsters Like a Pro
How to Draw Crazy Cars & Mad Monsters Like a Pro

Award-winning car-designer Thom Taylor and legendary kustom culture figure Ed Newton reveal the tricks and techniques used by masters past and present to render these whack rods and their "warts-and-all" drivers.

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How to Draw What You See
How to Draw What You See Clearance!

This classic premise may unlock talent. By first defining the basic shape of an object, such as a cube, cylinder, cone, or sphere, you can more easily draw and build it into a still-life, a landscape, or figure. Includes 220 black-and-white illustrations.

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Just Draw It!
Just Draw It! Clearance!

Individual exercises focus on a different approach to drawing precisely what the eye sees — rapid sketches of moving objects, detailed observation of tones and shadow, exercises that teach rules of perspective, and much more.

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Keys to Drawing with Imagination
Keys to Drawing with Imagination Clearance!

This is a book that can help artists at all skill levels gain confidence and enhance their creativity. It contains a gallery of hundreds of inspiring examples by artists ranging from R. Crumb to Maya Lin. Expert instruction plus over 40 exercises.

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Lee Hammond's Big Book of Drawing
Lee Hammond's Big Book of Drawing

Learn how to draw people, animals, flowers, and nature after reading Lee Hammond's instructional book. Clear, basic steps can turn any beginner into an artist.

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Map Art Lab
Map Art Lab

Journey through the exciting world of cartography with Map Art Lab. This fun and creative book features 52 exciting explorations in map making, imagination, travel, and art.

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The Marker Playbook
The Marker Playbook

The Marker Playbook explores the versatility of markers as an artistic tool. Learn texture, pattern drawing, geometrics, meditative doodling, and more with this creative practice book. Professional tips and tricks build your skills. Beautiful, modern illustrations inspire artists of all levels.

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Pencil Drawing Step by Step
Pencil Drawing Step by Step

For anyone who wants to master realistic drawing techniques in the iconic medium of graphite, Pencil Drawing Step by Step provides a fresh, contemporary approach enhanced by plenty of inspiration and encouragement.

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Pencil Magic
Pencil Magic

With Pencil Magic, you can master professional methods to create a richer experience whenever you are making a card, embellishing a scrapbook page, or just doodling for fun.

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The Pencil Playbook
The Pencil Playbook

The Pencil Playbook is a playful, colorful practice/inspiration book that will soon have you making magical art. Pencils of all types, including colored pencils and charcoal pencils, are explored as artistic tools.

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Playing with Sketches
Playing with Sketches

By encouraging you to break the rules, collaborate, and more, Playing with Sketches is sure to inspire many meaningful insights for your drawing practice. Eventually you create a “toolkit” of ideas and skills developed through the process of play.

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The Realism Challenge
The Realism Challenge

The Realism Challenge is a captivating, step-by-step guide that teaches artists how to draw and paint stunningly realistic images of common objects, rendered in the style of artist Mark Crilley, host of the popular "Realism Challenge" YouTube video series.

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Sharpie Art Workshop
Sharpie Art Workshop

Sharpie Art Workshop offers ideas and inspiration to anyone who's looking to explore the creative potential of this exciting medium. Through a series of examples and exercises, Goodman demonstrates how to make different kinds of marks, patterns, and images on a variety of surfaces.

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Sketch! The Non-Artist's Guide to Inspiration, Technique, and Drawing Daily Life
Sketch! The Non-Artist's Guide to Inspiration, Technique, and Drawing Daily Life

Have you always wanted to sketch and draw but didn't think you had time? With Sketch! The Non-Artists Guide to Inspiration, Technique, and Drawing Daily Life, author France Belleville-Van Stone shows you how easy and fun it can be to integrate sketching into your daily life.

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Sketching Basics: One Point Perspective
Sketching Basics: One Point Perspective

Watch your sketches take on a life of their own with the help of Sketching Basics: One Point Perspective.

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Starting Out Drawing
Starting Out Drawing

Learn the basics of drawing in this "how-to" book designed for adult beginners. Each book in the "Starting Out" series covers basic materials and techniques, and is suitable for an adult beginner. Author-Mike Butkus. Paperback. 32 pages.

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Strathmore Learning Series Instructional Drawing Pads
Strathmore Learning Series Instructional Drawing Pads

Learn to draw animals, cartoons, or manga from a pro artist. Strathmore Learning Series Instructional Art Pads offer step-by-step lessons and online video tutorials to help you master new illustration styles. Good for both beginning and experienced artists.

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The Usborne Step-By-Step Drawing Book
The Usborne Step-By-Step Drawing Book

From rockets to robots and monkeys to monsters, find out how to draw everything you've ever wanted by following the simple step-by-step instructions in The Usborne Step-By-Step Drawing Book.

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Walter Foster The Art Of Series
Walter Foster The Art Of Series

Whether your interest lies in drawing animals, people, or fantasy characters - or in refining your watercolor, oil painting, or acrylic techniques, you'll find inspiration in the instruction shared by the accomplished artists of The Art Of series.

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Walter Foster Artist's Library Series
Walter Foster Artist's Library Series

The books in this series have helped many students expand their creativity, overcome technical obstacles, and explore new media. Each book focuses on the materials and methods of a specific medium, and provides step-by-step demonstrations, helpful tip

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy Series
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy Series

The Drawing Made Easy series introduces budding artists to the fundamentals of pencil drawing by simplifying even the most complex concepts and making it easy for the beginner to gain an in-depth understanding of this very versatile medium.

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Flowers in Colored Pencil
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Flowers in Colored Pencil

Inside, artist Cynthia Knox teaches her method of developing a colored pencil drawing through simple step-by-step demonstrations, with helpful tips and tricks sprinkled throughout. She also discusses basic flower shapes, anatomy, photographing references, and setting up dynamic still lifes.

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Forest Animals
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Forest Animals

Drawing in pencil is a fundamental art skill and good starting point for any aspiring artist. Forest Animals from Walter Foster's Drawing Made Easy series offers in-depth information for creating realistic pencil drawings of forest wildlife quickly and easily.

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Getting Started
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Getting Started

Join the ranks of Degas, Van Gogh, and da Vinci in helping to perpetuate the virtually forgotten art of pencil drawing. This inaugural title from Walter Foster's Drawing Made Easy series introduces aspiring artists to the fundamentals of graphite drawing.

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Realistic Textures
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Realistic Textures

With step-by-step projects that are designed to help sharpen skills and heighten confidence, Realistic Textures demonstrates simple techniques for rendering the textures of everyday objects, such as metal, wood, plastic, hair, fur, feathers, and more.

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Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Shortcuts & Artists’ Secrets
Walter Foster Drawing Made Easy: Shortcuts & Artists’ Secrets

Inside this guide, accomplished artist Diane Cardaci guides readers through several shortcuts to drawing realistically — from projecting and using the grid method to utilizing a computer. A step-by-step project accompanies each drawing technique, so readers can test out the methods firsthand.

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Walter Foster How To Series
Walter Foster How To Series Clearance!

Each how-to paperback book is an introduction to a basic drawing and painting technique. Step-by-step instructions also cover the gamut of subjects, from animals to people of the world in pencil. (Walter Foster).

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Walter Foster Learn to Draw Series
Walter Foster Learn to Draw Series - New Editions

Using basic shapes as a starting point, these books demonstrate how to draw by building up forms, resulting in amazingly lifelike, full-color finished drawings. Simple step-by-step instructions make it easy, even for children as young as six.

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What to Draw and How to Draw It
What to Draw and How to Draw It Clearance!

Credited with inspiring Walt Disney to pick up a pencil and pursue a career in animation, E.G. Lutz's What to Draw and How to Draw It shows novices how to draw complex illustrations in gradual, simplified stages.

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You Can Draw Anything
You Can Draw Anything

If you look, really look, and see the lines and shapes that things are made of, you can draw anything! Through step-by-step guidance, helpful tips, and lots of pictures, You Can Draw Anything shows kids how.

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