Features twenty-five projects for making crafts inspired by caticorns--a creature that is a combination of a cat and unicorn. Includes a materials list, safety information, step-by-step instructions, and templates.
Offers a series of step-by-step, photographic projects and fun activities to reconnect with nature. Activities include using materials found in the outdoors, including nuts, seeds, leaves, and twigs, to make things like a floral garland, a dreamcatcher, and heart decorations made out of rowan berries.
Provides thirty craft projects using recycled materials from around the house. Includes color photographs, step-by-step instructions, sidebars to encourage further embellishment, a list of craft resource books, and websites for further information.
Readers might be familiar with some of the works of Vincent Van Gogh. What they might not know is that he was an expressionist. The expressionists used color and painting techniques to suggest mood and emotion. An introduction to expressionism and celebrated expressionists, this book presents readers with the life and famous works of Edvard Munch, Van Gogh, Marc Chagall, and more through understandable, age-appropriate content. Each colorful spread...
"Abstract art might seem hard to define. But, by introducing readers to the major artists of the style, theyll have a good idea of the general characteristics of an abstract piece. In addition to biographical information about Henri Matisse, Jasper Johns, Paul Klee, and more important abstract artists, readers learn about each master's most famous pieces and ways they were able to achieve the look of the work. Fun, colorful projects accompany each...
Why throw out tin cans, plastic bottles, and other materials when you can make something cool with them instead? Creative readers will love making awesome projects such as tin can robots, alien masks, rubber band cars, and much more. Easy step-by-step instructions will have young builders creating amazing recycled projects in no time!
Offers advice for effective storytelling in comic book format, covering such topics as color, placement, pacing, visually representing ideas, and other techniques for short gag strips as well as graphic novels and other more involved storylines.