This new series provides an introduction to art using well-known works as a starting point. A variety of styles and elements are used to explore the techniques and materials used in each example. Readers are encouraged to learn more about these applications and techniques by producing their own work. Hands-on projects using readily-available materials help readers explore painting, drawing, sculpture, collage, ceramics, printing, 3-D, and textiles.
This title examines the many different techniques and styles that can be used when drawing animals. Many different methods are explored, watercolor, sketching, photomontage, printing, and working in clay. Young readers are encouraged to learn from the masters and create their own representation of many different kinds of animal.