I Love to Draw!

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Lark Books, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Celebrate kids and their special talents.
There's nothing kids like more than putting pencil, crayon, or chalk to paper and drawing their favorite things. But mastering technical skills isn't always easy for them. So visual artist and instructor Jennifer Lipsey has created an appealing new series that gently takes youngsters 4-to-8 beyond what they know--and this first entry introduces them to some very simple drawing basics. On the left page are hand-drawn how-tos, all in bright purple. On the right is the finished piece, with even more entertaining things to do. And the minimal text allows even pre-readers to follow the instructions easily. While children happily create great pictures of ice cream, dinosaurs, and bicycles, they're learning how to turn basic lines into shapes, construct accurately proportioned people and objects, capture silhouettes, and produce realistic three-dimensional effects.


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My office space will soon look like The Louvre

User Review  - deanh - Overstock.com

This is a great way to help children move from coloring to drawing.This book has easy to read text with graphic examples on drawing basic shapes. This will help new drawers understand that complex ... Read full review

Kids book

User Review  - titletownjake - Overstock.com

Nice for children. I thought it was an adult drawing info book. Price is right so get it and pass it on to a kid. Read full review

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