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Inspire your creative spirit - everyday
Whether you're a beginner or an experienced artist, Art Escapes provides the ideas and encouragement you need to discover greater creativity and artistic confidence, even when you're short on time. Professional artist and instructor Dory Kanter shows you how to: Experience more fun and greater confidence drawing and paintingExpress yourself and experiment everyday with an art journalReinterpret daily life with simple, beautiful sketchesFind painting inspiration in unexpected placesPaint freely, intuitively and passionately with a simple four-step approachCreate new forms of art, including watercolor mosaics, paper weavings and found object collagesYou'll also find 13 drawing, watercolor, mixed media, and assemblage projects, plus several page-a-day ideas.
With Art Escapes, you'll learn how to build an art habit, one that brings joy with every stroke of your brush.
This wonderful book is deigned for those who are motivated to do art, yet who find it difficult to fit art into their daily lives. Includes daily projects for drawing, watercolor, mixed media, collage, and more.
This delightful book is designed for the many artists who are motivated to paint and draw, yet who find it difficult to fit art into their daily lives. It is especially for those artists who see art as a necessary outlet for their creativity. Dory Kanter's inspirational instruction is perfect for both beginning and experienced artists alike. Unlike other books that simply try to motivate readers to be creative, Art Escapes gives readers fun, easy-to-execute ideas for building an "art habit." Inside, they'll find daily projects for drawing, watercolor, mixed media, collage and more. All of these projects are presented simply, yet none are simplistic. The concealed spiral binding makes using the book easy and accessible. Readers will increase their skill and creativity, as well as find the time to make a little bit of art everyday.
This title for both beginning and experienced artists gives readers ideas for building an art habit. It contains daily projects for drawing, watercolour, mixed media, collage and more. It aims to help readers increase their skill and creativity and find time to make a little bit of art every day.