An Introduction to the Art of Flowers, Cacti, and More
Author: Alli Koch
Publisher: Paige Tate & Company
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Alli Koch has mastered the art of turning simple doodles into beautifully designed floral illustrations. She shares her expertise in How To Draw Modern Florals, a step-by-step guide that teaches everything you need to know about modern florals, including: * Tools of the trade * Where to find inspiration * The anatomy of a flower * The basic shapes for drawing a flower You'll feel as though you're sitting down with Alli at a coffee shop as she walks you through the process of drawing and designing all aspects of modern florals. You'll learn designs from classic favorites like the rose to today's trendiest florals, as well as succulents and cacti?some of Alli's favorites! How to Draw Modern Florals is an introduction, so no experience is needed! If you can draw an S or a C with a pen, Alli can teach you to draw a beautiful, modern floral design.
Instagram sensation, muralist, author, and overall floral illustrating aficionado Koch of Allikdesign introduces an assortment of new flowers, designs, and digitizing techniques through a series of projects that combine these skills.
Este volumen incluye 139 grabados japoneses de tres siglos, de 43 maestros famosos de ukiyo-e, tal como se denomina la tcnica de la xilografa en Japn. Las lminas proceden de Riccar Art Museum en Tokio, la coleccin ms amplia y famosa del mundo. Ochenta y siete de ellas son piezas de gran valor que por su importancia y rareza estn calificadas de Tesoro nacional japons o Importante patrimonio cultural nacional.
Instagram sensation, muralist, author, and floral aficionado Alli Koch of @Allikdesign introduced thousands to the basics of modern floral illustrating with her best-selling book, How to Draw Modern Florals. Each page of Alli's new book, Bloom, comes to life with a variety of her signature floral designs. She invites you to customize each bloom and bouquet, and bring these pages to life! Bloom features- * Two pages of velvet coloring * 30+ additional images on premium, high quality paper * Perforated, removable pages * A gorgeous, hand-illustrated cover that is art for your bookshelf!
A step-by-step guide to creating dynamic modern florals in ink and watercolor
Author: Isa Down
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
Illustration Studio: Inking Florals features inking and watercolor tips and techniques, drawing basics, an overview of plant and flower structures, and step-by-step inking projects for a well-rounded, engaging introduction to multimedia botanical art geared toward artists of all skill levels. You will love learning to work with ink, pencil, and watercolor as you create your own favorite plants and flowers. Step-by-step projects feature popular plants and flowers from ferns and grasses to poppies, lavender, peonies, snapdragons, and more for a wide variety of well-loved plants that many of us have in our own gardens and/or see while out and about. The Illustration Studio series features interactive exercises, creative prompts, and step-by-step exercises to educate and excite beginning and aspiring artists working in a variety of media and techniques, from manga and anime to illustration done in ink Illustration Studio: Inking Florals opens with an introduction to plant structure. Essential tools and materials are covered as well, and then you can learn all about drawing basics, ink shading tips, and watercolor techniques so that you have some basic knowledge before getting started on the more than 15 step-by-step drawing projects that round out the book. The final project is a bouquet that incorporates all of the instructions and tips that you have learned throughout the book. Each project in the book makes a beautiful keepsake item or gift for a loved one. With Illustration Studio: Inking Florals, you can learn to draw, ink, and add color to all your favorite botanicals!
Learn to create spiral art and geometric drawings using pencil, pen, and more
Author: Jonathan Stephen Harris
Publisher: Walter Foster Publishing
The Art of Spiral Drawing offers a fresh, modern take on everyone’s favorite childhood toy from the 1960s through today, the Spirograph®. With The Art of Spiral Drawing, no complicated tools are needed, as artists of all skill levels learn to create their own spiral art using little more than paper and a pen or pencil. Written and illustrated by Jonathan Stephen Harris, the author of the popular The Art of Drawing Optical Illusions, the book opens with helpful sections on tools and materials, perspective, and shading, ensuring that beginning artists know the basics before getting started on the step-by-step projects that follow. Instructions for creating basic shapes, including a triangle, a circle, and a square, progress into more detailed patterns featuring perspective, florals, and more. Instructions are also included for creating a variety of subjects, from flowers to animals, all featuring a spiral pattern as their framework. Artists can even add color to their spiral artwork using the tips featured in the book and simple tools like colored pencils and markers. Beginning and intermediate artists, doodlers, optical illusionists, and more will love creating their own spiral and geometric art with the help of The Art of Spiral Drawing!
Collector's Workbook - A 8.5x11" Size Journaling Notebook for Botanists, Bird Watchers, Collectors and Many More. Pages with top half blank for drawing, bottom half medium ruled (college ruled) line spacing for easy writing, Standard line spacing, for ease of writing and efficient use of paper, 100 sheets, 200 writable pages, Pages without illustrations or blank margins offering you maximum space to draw and write. Why Write? Writing with pen and paper helps to boost creativity. Helps to improve your memory. Helps to structure your thougths. Writing on paper is just as important now as it was 10, 20, 50 years ago. Maybe even more. Online media offer many distractions. It's so easy to quickly click or swipe. You might almost forget to just sit down and write down your thoughts, your list of things, draw or doodle whatever is on your mind. Many people talk about mindfulness, conscious living, but getting this notebook and taking time to write or draw helps to get some rest, to get grounded, to pace yourself. Creativity and Inspiration Writing by hand will increase your creativity. It helps you focus your energy and support your flow. Whether you are structuring strategic plans, organising your day, writing your next book, or jotting down your thoughts as a reminder, writing it down makes your creative juices flow. More and better ideas. Quicker and easier. Organising and Memorising Writing down your goals, actions and achievements helps to accomplish more, and to feel proud and successful of what you have achiveved. Feeling better. Besides, it has been scientifically proved that writing things down will increase your memory.Last but not least, writing down your experiences and reflections will help to process and manage emotions, and support self-improvement. (We suspect one journal will not be enough, for all the things you can do with pen and paper). A perfect gift and unique present Our Journals and Notebooks are great gifts presents for ladies, women, mom, mother, aunt, sister, girlfriend, teacher, valentine's day, christmas, or on any other occasion. And don't forget mother's day, graduation gifts, co-workers or boss, birthdays, gift baskets or stocking stuffers, your hostess. Or just for yourself, as a daily journal, travel journal, doodle diary, school workbook, grocery lists, to collect poems or recipes, writing stories. And so much more...