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Art Books

Art books make art more accessible to enthusiasts of all ages. Explore the world of art history, learn fundamentals and techniques, and complete activities with the wide selection of books covering everything from drawing and painting to sculpture and design.

Fundamental Techniques
Start at square one with technique books on drawing, painting, sewing, and more. Written for a wide range of reading levels, from elementary to high school age and beyond, these texts guide students through the process of creating art step by step. See how your work transforms from beginner to advanced quality by simply following the instructions and putting them into practice.

Teaching Tools
Perfect for a classroom setting, many of these art books help inform teachers' lesson plans. Use the books as a guide for framing classroom discussions of art and making projects fun and engaging. Give context to your lessons with facts about art history and the progression of artistic expression through the ages.

Workbooks
Designed for children but fun for all ages, art workbooks engage your creativity and help guide your artistic expression. Learn the craft while gaining the satisfaction of completing each task. Don't forget to choose quality arts and crafts supplies, which make the perfect complement to these books.

Language Learning
Spanish- and English-language art books for new readers help integrate language learning with artistic exploration. Help those who are new to a language retain information by learning the words for colors, numbers, shapes, and more while also using those colors, numbers, and shapes to create art. Try these books to see for yourself the powerful connection between creativity and language.


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My First I Can Draw Set with Crayons (10-Pack), Paperback (9781785980886)
Item : 2134505 / Model : 9781785980886B
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  • Set Includes, I Can Draw…Fast and Awesome, I Can Draw…Farm Animals, I Can Draw…Extreme Animals, I Can Draw…Pets, I Can Draw…Mighty Machines, I Can Draw…Bugs, I Can Draw…Safari Animals, I Can Draw…Ocean Creatures, I Can Draw…Cute and Cuddly, I Can Draw…Wild and Wonderful, Set of crayons.
  • Easy to follow steps teaches children how to draw a variety of things and helps with hand-eye coordination
  • These book encourage creativity and attention to details
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Random House Books-Lost Ocean Coloring Book
Item : 23979825 / Model : RA-10899
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  • Published Year: 2015
  • Artist: Johanna Basford
  • Softcover, 80 pages
16.99 $16.99
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String Art
Item : 1546218 / Model : K570321
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  • Published by Klutz
  • Created by Eva Steele-Staccio
  • Comprises 60 pages
19.99 $19.99
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North Light Charles Reid's Watercolor Secrets -- DVD Charles Reid's Watercolor Secrets -- DVD
Item : 1719416 / Model : 56072
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  • Enlightening lessons from Charles Reid, one of Americas finest human figure artists
  • Sit in on his sessions with a live model, as he paints several artistic poses, both sitting and reclining
  • DVD shows you how achievable figure painting can be
31.49 $31.49
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Macmillan Publishers SM-22056 Hand Lettering Book
Item : 23979824 / Model : SM-22056
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  • Published Year: 2017
  • Author: Thy Doan Graves
  • Softcover, 144 pages
20.79 $20.79
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St. Martin's Books-Zendoodle Coloring: Calming Collection
Item : 23979757 / Model : SM-32024
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  • Zendoodle Coloring: Calming Collection
  • Each page is perforated and printed on 1 side
  • Softcover; 96 pages
29.99 $29.99
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Quarry Illustration School Let'S Draw Happy People (9781592536467)
Item : 2130718 / Model : 44427
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  • Illustrate fun and appealing characters
  • Detailed and complete instruction
  • Learn from a distinct simple, appealing, happy and cute style that artist of any skill level can d
17.99 $17.99
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Race Point Publishing Books-Color Me Grateful
Item : 23979587 / Model : RPP-63220
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  • Color Me Grateful book
  • Nearly 100 coloring templates
  • Softcover; 208 pages
16.99 $16.99
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St. Martin's Books-Connect & Color: Spectacular Dot-To-Dot
Item : 23979756 / Model : SM-27882
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  • Connect & Color: Spectacular Dot-To-Dot
  • Tear-out pages make it easy to share each completed piece
  • Softcover; 128 pages
16.39 $16.39
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Race Point Publishing Books-Color Me Happy
Item : 23979649 / Model : RPP-99476
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  • Published Year: 2014
  • Illustrator: Angela Porter. Author: Lacy Muchlow
  • Softcover; 210 pages
16.99 $16.99
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St. Martin's Books-Connect & Color: Mindful Dot-To-Dot
Item : 23979837 / Model : SM-12501
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  • Mindful Dot-To-Dot Coloring
  • Tear-out pages make it easy to share each completed piece
  • Softcover, 96 pages
16.39 $16.39
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North Light How To Draw Lifelike Portraits From Photographs Rev. Each (9781600619700)
Item : 2130633 / Model : 44520
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  • Find brand new step-by-step demonstrations and detailed instruction on drawing all the elements of portraiture
  • Learn how to best utilize reference photos and the time tested grid method to create stunningly lifelike renderings of family and friends
  • Also includes a bonus DVD
28.49 $28.49
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Search Press Encyclopedia Of Mosaic Techniques Each (9781782211921)
Item : 2130707 / Model : 15144
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  • Transform pottery, furniture, walls, and floors
  • Learn foolproof techniques for color direction and design
  • Work from improvised mosaic pieces such as pebbles, colored glass, and more
18.99 $18.99
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North Light Lee Hammond'S Big Book Of Drawing Lee Hammond'S Big Book Of Drawing (9781581804737)
Item : 2130661 / Model : 10338
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  • Best-selling author Lee Hammond is known for her clear, basic methods for drawing nearly any subject
  • This giant book brings together the best projects from her other titles into one super-sized guide
  • You will find popular subjects like people, animals, flowers and nature
24.99 $24.99
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North Light The Chinese Brush Painting Bible The Chinese Brush Painting Bible [Pack Of 2] (2PK-9780785828662)
Item : 2138366 / Model : 12506-PK2
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  • The perfect resource from Chinese brush painting
  • Each motif features an explanation of its symbolic meaning
  • Step-by-step instructions
34.99 $34.99
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My Colors Swatchbook
Item : 1916986 / Model : 210030
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  • Unfolds to display 6 pages of color options
  • 80lb/216gsm paper
  • 10x-5-3/4"
17.19 $17.19
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Lark Books-Tropical World Coloring Book
Item : 23979546 / Model : LB-70913
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  • Published Year: 2015
  • Artist: Millie Marotta
  • Softcover; 96 pages
14.99 $14.99
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Walter Foster Color Mixing Recipes For Oil And Acrylic Color Mixing Recipes [Pack Of 2] (2PK-9781560108733)
Item : 2138743 / Model : 50510-PK2
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  • Concealed wire binding
  • Includes a color mixing grid
  • A practical resource for oil and acrylic artists
20.99 $20.99
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Quarry Illustration School Let'S Draw Cute Animals (9781592536450)
Item : 2130684 / Model : 44430
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  • Illustrate fun and appealing characters
  • Detailed and complete instruction
  • Learn from a distinct simple, appealing, happy and cute style that artist of any skill level can d
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North Light Fairies, Gnomes, And Trolls: Create A Fantasy World In Polymer Clay Fairies, Gnomes, And Trolls (9781581808209)
Item : 2130723 / Model : 24399
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  • Learn to create an entire fantasy land, from the secret door to enter this fantastic realm to the trolls, gnomes, fairies and sprites who inhabit it
  • Step-by-step photos to re-create characters exactly, and a wide array of project variations provide inspiration for making unique imaginary creatures
  • Author: Maureen Carlson Format: paperback, 128 pgs., 8 1/2 in. x 11 in. Publisher: North Light, 2006
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Barron'S Sketching And Illustrating Birds Each (9780764167911)
Item : 2130601 / Model : 23332
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  • Each illustration is tailored to meet specific needs
  • Discover the techniques needed to represent different kinds of birds
  • Learn to capture birds in motion
30.99 $30.99
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Search Press How To Draw Series Each (9781782212300)
Item : 2130727 / Model : 21032
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  • A focus n developing simple shapes and stunning images
  • Great for beginners
  • title: each
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Impact Face Off: How To Draw Amazing Caricatures And Comic Portraits Face Off (9781581807592)
Item : 2130536 / Model : 11491
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  • Easy to learn techniques
  • 30 step-by-step demonstrations
  • title: Face Off: How To Draw Amazing Caricatures & Comic Portraits
20.99 $20.99
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Advantus Tim Holtz Idea-Ology A Compendium Of Curiosities Vol 3" Hardcover Book
Item : 1113485 / Model : TH-93135
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  • Language: English
  • Title:"Tim Holtz Idea-Ology Book-A Compendium Of Curiosities Vol 3"
  • Author: Tim Holtz
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