• Art,  Gift Guide,  Los Angeles,  New York,  San Diego,  WorldWide

    Mermaids and unicorns make delightful doodle mashups in CREATE & COLOR!

    From hair to fashion and even to food, mermaid and unicorn inspiration can be found almost everywhere! And now, artists of all ages can add these colorful and fantastical creatures to your creative practice with Walter Foster’s new Create & Color series, available this October: The Mermaid’s Book of Tails and Unique Horns and Unicorns! If you’re ready to take your creative talents to imaginative new heights, this book from the Create & Color series is just for you. The Mermaid’s Book of Tails offers tons of drawing, doodling, and coloring prompts and ideas for creating mer-mazing doodle mash-ups. Mix and match the characters with a variety of colorful, patterned…

    Comments Off on Mermaids and unicorns make delightful doodle mashups in CREATE & COLOR!
  • Art,  New York,  San Diego,  WorldWide

    Learn to draw the fundamentals of the human form with The Art of Figure Drawing for Beginners

    Mastering the human form for portraiture is one of the most challenging subjects for a beginning artist to learn. Packed with practical instructions, helpful tips, and fundamental techniques, the comprehensive, The Art of Figure Drawing for Beginners (Walter Foster Publishing / November 3, 2020 / US $21.99) is your essential resource for learning to draw the human form and poses with ease. The Art of Figure Drawing for Beginners features instruction for learning how to render the head, body, and extremities using very basic shapes, as well as drawing mannequins placed in a variety of configurations. The book’s informative, easy-to-follow content covers figure drawing essentials, including: An overview of basic anatomy Natural variations in shape, texture, and proportion Helpful techniques for rendering humans in single and group poses Information for working with the tools of the trade. Whether you are a beginning artist, art enthusiast, or serious…

    Comments Off on Learn to draw the fundamentals of the human form with The Art of Figure Drawing for Beginners
  • Art,  Gift Guide,  New York,  San Diego,  WorldWide

    Find inspiration in the everyday with DRAW EVERY LITTLE THING

    Learn to draw and paint more than 100 of your favorite everyday items! Step-by-step projects and creative inspiration make it fun and easy. With Draw Every Little Thing (Walter Foster / October 1, 2019 / US $19.99), the first book in the new Inspired Artist series, you can learn todraw and paint your favorite everyday items. From learning to capture plants, flowers, and bicycles to the neighborhood café and the contents of the kitchen cabinet, this contemporary drawing book demonstrates just how easy it is to render the world around you with little more than a pencil, paper, and paint. Following a brief introduction to the joys of simplistic drawing and painting, Draw Every Little Thing familiarizes you with a range of drawingtools and materials, including graphite pencil,…

    Comments Off on Find inspiration in the everyday with DRAW EVERY LITTLE THING
  • New York,  WorldWide

    Create works of art no matter where you are with ANYWHERE, ANYTIME ART!

    Walter Foster’s Anywhere, Anytime Art series teaches readers to create in a variety of mediums no matter the time or place. Gouache painting is gaining in popularity, and Anywhere, Anytime Art: Gouache gives you the tools you need to begin, whether you’re experienced in a different medium or beginning your art journey. Meanwhile,Anywhere, Anytime Art: Colored Pencil presents colored-pencil drawing in a modern way, focusing on urban and suburban scenes as well as subjects from daily life. In both books, you will learn about tools, materials, techniques, and color theory, and then dive into helpful tips, hacks, and techniques for creating art while out and about. Step-by-step projects covering a variety of subjects make creating…

    Comments Off on Create works of art no matter where you are with ANYWHERE, ANYTIME ART!
  • New York,  WorldWide

    Big art lessons in little books – new from Walter Foster

    Discover the “Little Books” that pack a big punch from Walter Foster Publishing! In this new series, artists and hobbyists alike will learn a variety of interesting art topics, including manga, hand-lettering, and sketching, in a small and portable format. Filled with practice pages, creative exercises, and fun prompts, these books are great for beginners looking to learn the fundamentals in an entertaining way. The Little Book of Manga Drawing More than 50 tips and techniques for learning the art of manga and anime by Jeannie Lee and Samantha Whitten Paperback | 128 Pages $14.99 US, $19.99, CAN 9781633224735 | March 6, 2018 The Little Book of Lettering & Word Design…

    Comments Off on Big art lessons in little books – new from Walter Foster