Learn to Draw: Pets (Draw and Color)
Now anyone can learn to draw 23 favorite animals! Simple step-by-step instructions make it fun and easy to draw lifelike animal friends. Just start with basic shapes and follow the illustrated examples, and you’ll be creating your own amazing masterpieces in no time at all!
Peter F. Copeland and Coloring Books
The Amistad Coloring Book (Dover History Coloring Book)
Features 28 meticulously rendered, ready-to-color illustrations, among them the capture of Africans in their homeland, their revolt aboard ship in Havana, imprisonment in a New Haven jail, and their successful defense before the Supreme Court by former U.S. President John Quincy Adams. Captions.
Idiot’s Guides: Drawing
Learning to draw can be intimidating, but all you need is a good teacher. This step-by-step, project-based approach to learning the fundamentals of drawing teaches you in the easiest way possible. This all-new guide uses color to show the progression of strokes and techniques for completing 50 fun drawing projects from scratch. It also gives you an introduction to the tools and materials you’ll need to get started. Features include:
50 easy-to-understand project-based lessons, with step-by-step illustrations.
A variety of the most important drawing subjects are featured, including people, animals, objects, landscapes, still-lifes, buildings, and more.
Basic concepts of drawing, such as contour, proportion, gradation, abstraction, texture, dimension, perspective, symmetry, light and shadow, texture, depth, and anatomy.
Lauren Jarrett, Lisa Lenard
Complete Idiot’s Guide to Drawing
You will learn to unlock the artist within you so you too can draw and express yourself!! This book will show you how to use different basic mediums, such as pencils, charcoal, pen and ink. It will also teach you different types of drawing such as line, cartoon, figure, perspective and technical drawing. The book will include using shading, light, dimension, energy and mood techniques. Blank pages are included to serve as practice pages.
Gilda Berger and Melvin Berger
How Do Flies Walk Upside Down?
Scholastic question and answer
Find answers to more than 75 questions about insects, including. . .
• Are insects strong?
• How do mosquitoes find you in the dark?
• Do all bees sting?
• How do fireflies make light?
• How can you tell a moth from a butterfly?
• Are all ladybugs ladies?
Read straight through and become an expert. Find answers fast. Quiz your friends. There are hundreds of facts to collect, plus dramatic illustrations that bring insects to life in spectacular detail.
So, how do insects walk on six legs? Keep reading to find out. . .
Help Your Kids with Math: A Unique Step-By-Step Visual Guide, Second Edition
After its publication in 2010, Help Your Kids with Math quickly climbed to the top of DK’s bestseller charts. Families were hungry for meaningful math help-not Internet searches and hours of family frustration. The simple, visual approach of Help Your Kids with Math was exactly what parents needed to understand and explain the concepts children use most in grades 3 through 6.
Covering everything from basic arithmetic to the more complex subjects of statistics, geometry, and algebra Help Your Kids with Math uses bright, easy to understand visuals and thoughtful explanations to cut through the confusion. DK’s acclaimed designers and editors have taken expert explanations and advice and made them appealing to children-and understandable for parents.
This newly updated edition includes even more content for parents and their children on challenging topics like fractions, times tables, telling time, and Roman numerals.