Posts Tagged: BOOKS

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Drawing Expressive People by Róisín Curé

Another book from the Urban Sketching Handbook series! How can they make them all so interesting and full of new information?. I recently reviewed Techniques for Beginners from the same series and it had a dedicated chapter about drawing people.

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Drawing Expressive People by Róisín Curé

Another book from the Urban Sketching Handbook series! How can they make them all so interesting and full of new information?. I recently reviewed Techniques for Beginners from the same series and it had a dedicated chapter about drawing people.

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Techniques for Beginners: How to Build a Practice for Sketching on Location by Suhita Shirodkar

When you read “urban sketching” what do you think?. Sketching buildings and outdoor spaces?. Yes? Well, that’s what I always thought. Sketching at home felt more comfortable than exposing myself to people and their potential interest in my activities. Now

The Urban Sketching Handbook: Techniques for Beginners: How to Build a Practice for Sketching on Location by Suhita Shirodkar

When you read “urban sketching” what do you think?. Sketching buildings and outdoor spaces?. Yes? Well, that’s what I always thought. Sketching at home felt more comfortable than exposing myself to people and their potential interest in my activities. Now

book cover

Creative Watercolor and Mixed Media by Ana Victoria Calderon

Creative Watercolor and Mixed Media by Ana Victoria Calderon is a wonderful book for creative exploration, specially suitable for beginners and art enthusiasts. Simple and beautiful projects that will entice you to experiment with watercolors, gouache, metallic paints, ink and

book cover

Creative Watercolor and Mixed Media by Ana Victoria Calderon

Creative Watercolor and Mixed Media by Ana Victoria Calderon is a wonderful book for creative exploration, specially suitable for beginners and art enthusiasts. Simple and beautiful projects that will entice you to experiment with watercolors, gouache, metallic paints, ink and

Just Act Normal by John McNamee

This is my first time reading John McNamee’s work and it was nice to meet another artist that speaks about the angst of life. His comic strips made me laugh and low key weep at relatable and oftentimes uncomfortable truths

Just Act Normal by John McNamee

This is my first time reading John McNamee’s work and it was nice to meet another artist that speaks about the angst of life. His comic strips made me laugh and low key weep at relatable and oftentimes uncomfortable truths

The Magnolia That Bloomed Unseen by Ray Smith

Somehow, just from reading the title, I felt melancholic. The main story of A magnolia that blooms unseen takes place in Mississippi during the 60’s, having the Civil Rights movement as the backdrop for a bittersweet romantic story. Somehow, I’m

The Magnolia That Bloomed Unseen by Ray Smith

Somehow, just from reading the title, I felt melancholic. The main story of A magnolia that blooms unseen takes place in Mississippi during the 60’s, having the Civil Rights movement as the backdrop for a bittersweet romantic story. Somehow, I’m

Japanese Cooking Recipes by Fumiyo Kawakami

Do you want to cook delicious Japanese home meals and also increase your Japanese vocabulary?. This book has both!. I really like bilingual books. In this case, you can see side by side (or up and down) same text written

Japanese Cooking Recipes by Fumiyo Kawakami

Do you want to cook delicious Japanese home meals and also increase your Japanese vocabulary?. This book has both!. I really like bilingual books. In this case, you can see side by side (or up and down) same text written

Success in Art: Drawing Hands and Feet by Ken Goldman

Hello friends, it’s been a while huh?. I have no idea how to blog anymore, but I’m trying to make my internet home a prettier, cozier corner where we can all relax. I will be posting more, I promise. I

Success in Art: Drawing Hands and Feet by Ken Goldman

Hello friends, it’s been a while huh?. I have no idea how to blog anymore, but I’m trying to make my internet home a prettier, cozier corner where we can all relax. I will be posting more, I promise. I

Let’s Talk in Traveling Japanese by Nihongo Inc, Iroriko (Illustrator)

I want to learn Japanese and I’m always on the look out for books or resources that can make it fun. The key to learning something challenging without high amounts of self-discipline is to make it as enjoyable as possible.

Let’s Talk in Traveling Japanese by Nihongo Inc, Iroriko (Illustrator)

I want to learn Japanese and I’m always on the look out for books or resources that can make it fun. The key to learning something challenging without high amounts of self-discipline is to make it as enjoyable as possible.

Learn to Paint in Acrylics with 50 More Small Paintings by Mark Daniel Nelson

It contains 50 step-by-step tutorials for creating small paintings like the ones you see on the cover, but here’s the catch: you are not just painting random images, each tutorial teaches you a mini art lesson. The best part? you don’t even feel like you are struggling to learn something new.

Learn to Paint in Acrylics with 50 More Small Paintings by Mark Daniel Nelson

It contains 50 step-by-step tutorials for creating small paintings like the ones you see on the cover, but here’s the catch: you are not just painting random images, each tutorial teaches you a mini art lesson. The best part? you don’t even feel like you are struggling to learn something new.