Best Teen & Young Adult Art Techniques Books

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1. The Cursive Handwriting Workbook for Teens: Learn the Art of Penmanship in this Cursive Writing Practice book with Motivational Quotes and Activities for Young Adults and Teenagers

Author: by Modern Kid Press
English
79 pages
1952842239

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The Cursive Handwriting Workbook for Teens by Modern Kid PressThe Cursive Handwriting for Teens workbook helps teens and young adults practice and sharpen their cursive handwriting skills. This book takes you through the alphabet, numbers, words and sentences before setting you off on your own with thoughtful open ended prompts.

Teens will learn the art techniques of cursive and drawing beautiful letters. We have included uplifting words and phrases throughout this book to not only perfect your handwriting but also to encourage and affirm the writer! The Cursive Handwriting Workbook for Teens includes:Suitable for teens 12 to 18Printed on high quality interior stockCute and fun tutorials with easy to follow instructionsInspirational words, phrases and prompts!

Space for creative writing in cursive!8. 5 x 11 – the perfect size! No cursive experience required! About Modern Kid Press Press Modern Kid Press is a husband + wife run publishing company! We are passionate about creating cute and practical books for kids!


2. Art for Kids: Drawing: The Only Drawing Book You'll Ever Need to Be the Artist You've Always Wanted to Be

Author: by Kathryn Temple
Sterling Children's Books
English
112 pages

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The only drawing book children need to become the artists they want to be! This is a gold mine of information. Library Media Connection When children draw, they want to create an accurate likeness of the things they see. With this imaginative, informative, and amply illustrated guide, it’s amazingly easy for kids to make their art dreams come true.

The entertaining, hands-on lessons begin with contour drawing techniques and feature numerous exercises that show budding artists how to make basic shapes and forms, create the illusion of volume with light, use perspective, and accurately draw people, animals, landscapes, and more.


3. The Easy Drawing Book for Teens: 20 Step-by-Step Projects to Improve Your Drawing Skills

Author: by Angela Rizza
English
108 pages
1646111338

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Elevate your drawing skills with this easy guide for teens Are you a budding artist who wants to take your artwork to the next level? This book is everything drawing books for teens should be, providing the tools and techniques to tackle 20 detailed drawingsfrom start to finishin just 8 simple steps.

Practice basic and next-level drawing skills such as shading, proportion, and adding fine details. Sketch your way through easy, step-by-step lessons with drawing projects ranging from modern still life to detailed portraits and finally photorealistic drawings. Find artist tips and prompts to help spark your imagination, discover your own personal style, and capture the world around you.

Fundamentals of drawingBuild your art skills with tutorials on shading, proportion, finishing techniques, coloring, and more. Awesome art projectsFrom a Colorful Dragon to a Crawling 3D Spider, wow your friends with 20 fun and elaborate projects you won’t find in other drawing books for teens.


4. The Elements of Pop-Up

Author: by James Diaz
Little Simon
English
18 pages

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Here at last is the definitive book on how to make a pop-up. Every aspect of the creation of a pop-up, known as paper engineering, is clearly and thoroughly covered. All types of parallel folds, angle folds, wheels, and pull tabs are accurately detailed verbally and visually, flat and in dimension.

Also included is a history of pop-ups and a step-by-step photographic essay on how a pop-up is made from start to finish. This guided tour is perfect for aspiring pop-up creators, paper engineers, students, and appreciators of this unique art form.


5. Drawing Fantastic Dragons: Create Amazing Full-Color Dragon Art, including Eastern, Western and Classic Beasts (How to Draw Books)

Author: by Sandra Staple
English
128 pages
1612437613

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Create and Customize the Dragon of Your Dreams! If you can dream it, this book will show you how to bring it to life in distinct and dramatic color. With easy-to-follow, step- by-step instructions, Drawing Fantastic Dragons teaches the tricks and techniques to create your own amazing art.

Start with a sketch of the dragon’s body form. Then add the head, tail, arms and legs. Next customize it with one of the many styles of horns, scales, claws and wings detailed in this guide. You will even learn how to add age, personality and animal attributes to your dragon.

Lastly, author Sandra Staple shows how to finish your dragon drawing with amazing color effects. Packed with example after example, this hands-on guide features dragons of all shapes and sizes, and includes a special section on how to draw unique beasts like earth, air, and fire dragons, wyverns, hydras, and more.

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Kids Draw Big Book of Everything Manga

Author: by Christopher Hart
Watson-Guptill
English
256 pages

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All manga, all the time, all the Chris Hart way! Bumper book of 256 manga-packed pages Learn to draw manga, step by step One gigantic celebration of manga mania Kids are drawn to manga like magnets, and Christopher Hart’s manga books are among the hottest sellers of all books, with more than 2.

5 million copies in print. Now Watson-Guptill has gathered Hart’s four best-selling Kids Draw books and combined them into one giant manga book. If they’re out there in the world of manga, they’re in here: cute little critters, sophisticated heroes, witches and wizards, magical boys and magical girls, and everything else manga!

Each character is drawn in clear step-by-steps, so young artists can easily follow along.At just 19. 95 dollars, Kids Draw Big Book of Everything Manga is one big bundle of manga-drawing fun for one, low price.


7. Illustrators Annual 2020: (Children's Picture Book Illustrations, Publishing and Illustrator Art Reference Book)

Author: by Bologna Children's Book Fair
English
192 pages
1452163634

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Illustrators Annual 2020 is the 2020 edition of Chronicle Books’ yearly publication celebrating artists featured at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair. Selected by the year’s jury at the fair, these illustrators represent the most daring, exciting artistic minds working across the world.

Celebrating debut and storied talent from around the worldtalent poised to engage a whole new generation of book loversthis glorious compendium can be read cover-to-cover or browsed through at random. An annual publication that brings groundbreaking art from around the world to the English-speaking market Inspires readers to marvel at the brilliance of the gifts shared by children’s book illustrators Provides a fascinating peek into the world of global children’s book illustrationA highlight of the time-honored gathering of children’s publishers in Bologna, Italy, the Illustrators Annual is juried every year from the finest art at the show.

Every year a new issue is published, each filled with art that represents the best of illustration todayand to come. A must-have inspirational source for illustrators, artists, designers, and art fans alike, as well as educators, librarians, independent bookstore employees, and hardcore fans of children’s books The Bologna Illustrators Annual has long been a prized resource for artists, illustrators, and designers.


8. Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Crochet

Author: by Deborah Burger
Quarry Books
English
128 pages

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With over 200 photos and clear, concise instructions, this book helps parents guide their children through easy projects, where kids learn all the basics of crocheting.


9. Teaching Art with Books Kids Love: Art Elements, Appreciation, and Design with Award-Winning Books

Author: by Darcie Clark Frohardt
Fulcrum Publishing
English
192 pages

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Using award-winning books, Frohardt teaches realism, surrealism, expressionism, naive, and cartoon. Complete directions, enhanced by liberal illustrations, make this a user-friendly resource for grades 3-6.

10. Drawing Anime from Simple Shapes: Character Design Basics for All Ages (Drawing With Christopher Hart)

Author: by Christopher Hart
English
144 pages
1684620147

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Leading art instructor and bestselling author Christopher Hart teaches tweens and teens how to draw cool anime characters. When you start with simple shapes, who knows where you might end up? They’re key to drawing just about anythingincluding full-fledged, expressive anime characters.

This book, especially geared to the talents of teens and tweens, is loaded with more than 100 step-by-step demonstrations created by Chris Hart. He explains how to draw everything you need to make this popular genre come alive, from dramatic hairstyles to a comically bad kitty that’s spilled the milk: faces, figures, emotions, gestures, poses, fashions, and more.

Led by a cute mascot who takes them through the book, readers will enjoy these fun, effective, and easy techniques.

11. Express Yourself: A Hand Lettering Workbook for Kids: Create Awesome Quotes the Fun & Easy Way!

Author: by Amy Latta

Page Street Publishing
English
160 pages

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Personalize Your School Supplies, Room Dcor, Note Cards & More! Decorate your life with fun fonts and beautiful quotes made your way. Amy Latta will show you the basics of hand lettering and beyond. Learn fancy cursive and watercolor lettering. Add adorable details like flowers and animals.

In the craft bonus section, you’ll find ideas on how to turn your finished work into fabulous DIY projects. Embellish pillows, notebooks and wall art with your own unique writing. It’s easy to share your art online, and make one-of-a-kind cards and invitations for friends and family.

With high-quality art paper and practice space, you can try your new hobby right on these pages. It’s the perfect activity for kids ages 10 and up to do at home, after school or on the go. Once you’ve mastered the quotes in this book, you can change up words or styles to make them your own.

Packed with tons of creative ideas and helpful tips, this book will inspire you to create your own art every day. Keep the creativity flowing with these other books in Amy Latta’s bestselling hand lettering workbook series: Hand Lettering for Relaxation- Hand Lettering for Laughter- Hand Lettering for Faith

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Celestial Journal Unlined: Unique Black Paper Sketch Book || Gold and Dreamy Premium Designed Diary

Author: by Paper Panda Press
B08DFY6WJ6
English
108 pages

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This Unique Black Paper Journal and Sketchbook is Your Perfect Stargazing Companion! Gear up with your favorite metallic gel and glitter pens and start exploring the universe. Write your thoughts.Doodle your ideas. Learn from the stars. Teens and Tweens will surely love this reverse color concept:it can be used as a notebook to study constellationsor do a fun art activity at home ~ drawing aliens and monsters!

Let your imagination go inter-galactic. Order your copies and gift your loved ones today!Love this design? We have a matching Password Log Book available in our catalog. Browse the Paper Panda Press Author Page by clicking on the author name, and see a collection of journals and bucket lists to inspire you!

A wonderful birthday and graduation gift for creative friends and family.Get yours now!

13. My Faith Book: Life is messy. God is Good. Capture it here. (Write it, glue it, mark it or dream it. Scrapbook for life, photos, favorite Scriptures, prayers, hobbies, sermons, souvenirs or secrets)

Author: by Shanna Noel
English
82 pages
1644548186

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Bible journaling expert and author, Shanna Noel inspires a whole new generation of Bible journalers to document their faith through beautiful, artistic expression. Young adults can tell their very own God stories in My Faith Book. There are lots of creative journaling prompts and tools that will help you explore your creativity as you write down those special memories, everyday moments, favorite Scriptures, bible study notes, worship songs, gratitude, prayers and more.

Use paint, markers, crayons, or even glue sticks to add in concert tickets, youth group photos, selfies, pictures with friends, magazine clippings, all those one-of-a-kind memories you want to capture. It’s a fun way to record what God is doing in your life, and don’t worry, it’s supposed to be a little messy.

There’s no judgement, no right or wrong way to Bible journal. Plus, when it’s all done, you’ll have a cherished, uniquely yours remembrance of how God showed up in your life, and a personal keepsake that beautifully recounts your story with Him.

14. Young Artists Draw Manga (Christopher Hart's Young Artists Draw)

Author: by Christopher Hart
Watson-Guptill
English
144 pages

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Do you love manga?Now you can learn to draw your own! This book has everything the beginning manga artist needs! You’ll learn how to draw the basic manga head and body typesbut that’s just the beginning! Over 100 manga charactersfrom magical shoujo girls and their super-cute chibi friends to mysterious ninjas and double-crossing villains are broken down into easy-to-follow steps so you can start drawing all of your favorite manga characters right away!

15. Zen Scratch Art: Magical Woodlands

Author: by Gakken Giftworks
English
6 pages
4056210764

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A creative, meditative activity, Zen Scratch Art empowers you to channel your inner artist. Six lavish paintings are waiting to be revealed by the enclosed, double-sided stylus which enables you to detail each piece a little, or a lot. Gorgeous work by famed Japanese artist Yoshiyasu features nature scenes with hidden animals.

The idea is to trace along the lines, and then embellish at your leisure. Get your creative juices flowing in a totally stress-free, thoroughly satisfying way.

16. How to Create Mehndi Designs (Dover Fun and Games for Children)

Author: by Jessica Mazurkiewicz
Dover Publications
English
48 pages

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People around the world have practiced the art of mehndi or henna tattoos for centuries. The intricate designs are often worn in conjunction with religious rituals to cultivate good luck and blessings. They’re also a popular form of self-expression, offering a beautiful and temporary form of body art.

These illustrated step-by-step instructions feature easy-to-follow exercises showing how to combine dots, swirls, ripples, and other patterns into original versions of the traditional patterns. Guidelines include suggestions for combining the simple shapes that form the basic elements of mehndi, a selection of motifs, practice pages with unfinished patterns, many helpful tips, and plenty of samples for coloring.