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I Love Activity Books Pages 6,7, & 8

Hours of fantastic fun!

More than 100 pages of games, art projects, stickers and more!

April 2011 $9.95 ÂŁ 6.99 $ 10.95 CAN


I Love Activity Books Stickers, trivia, step-by-step drawing projects, and more for the pet lover in you!

Ages 6+

The Creative Team at Walter Foster Publishing, Illustrated by Diana Fisher ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-224-0 ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-225-7 ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-226-4 $9.95 US ÂŁ6.99 UK $10.95 CAN

April 2011

120 pages, PB 350 photos/illustrations All rights available Juvenile Nonfiction/Activity Books Ct. Qty. 24

8.5 x 11 in 216 x 279 mm What better way for kids to show their feline fancy than with this fun-filled I Love Activity Books? Inside, kids can learn how to draw all their furry friends, keep a record of their favorites, and demonstrate their pet pride with an assortment of cool pet-related items, such as bookmarks, stickers, postcards, and door hangers. Packed full of activities and projects, this book is sure to provide hours of creative entertainment. They can also increase their know-how with fun-fact trivia cards, answer entertaining diary prompts, and even learn how to treats. Full of stickers, postcards, bookmarks, and other accessories, this book is a must-have for all pet-loving kids!


I Love Activity Books

April 2011


Learn to draw

Farm Animals Page 9

Learn to draw a variety of favorite farm animals, including a cow, a pig, a goat, and even an alpaca—step by step!

March 2011 $ 4.95 ÂŁ 3.99 $ 5.95 CAN


LEARN TO DRAW FARM ANIMALS Step-by-step instructions for 21 favorite subjects, including a horse, cow & pig!

March 2011

Jickie Torres, Illustrated by Robbin Cuddy ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-213-4 $4.95 US £3.99 UK $5.95 CAN 8.37 x 10.87 in 213 x 276 mm

40 pages, PB 78 photos/illustrations All rights available Juvenile Nonfiction/Art/Drawing Ct. Qty. 50

Ages 6+

Learn to Draw Farm Animals, the first book in Walter Foster’s original award-winning Learn to Draw series since 2006, teaches children to draw all of their favorite farm animals using easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions. Each lesson starts with a basic shape, such as a square, a circle, or an oval; each new drawing step then builds upon the previous step, guiding young artists through the process until they’ve completed an amazingly realistic finished drawing, including a full-color final. Engaging text tells a little bit about each subject, while fun farm-animal facts educate children as they draw for an enjoyable, well-rounded artistic experience.


Learn to draw

Farm Animals

March 2011


Learn to Draw Pages 10 & 11

Learn to draw a variety of land, air, and sea vehicles—from a commercial jetliner and rescue chopper to an ocean steamer, cargo ship, and a variety of military vehicles

August 2011 $ 4.95 ÂŁ 3.99 $ 5.95 CAN


LEARN TO DRAW Step-by-step instructions for 22 vehicles in each book Illustrated by Tom LaPadula

August 2011 Ages 6+

ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-218-9 ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-219-6

40 pages, PB 78 photos/illustrations

$4.95 US £3.99 UK $5.95 CAN

All rights available Juvenile Nonfiction/Art/Drawing Ct. Qty. 50

8.37 x 10.87 in 213 x 276 mm

Whether young artists aspire to become pilots or captains—or simply love all manner of moving machines—Learn to Draw new titles in Walter Foster’s award-winning instructional drawing series for children, features a little bit of something for everyone. Using basic shapes as a starting point, artists will learn to draw a range of exciting, realistically rendered moving machines. Engaging snippets of text accompany each drawing subject, while additional fun facts about select subjects round out this unique artistic adventure.


Learn to Draw

August 2011


How To Draw

Magical, Monstrous & Mythological Page 12

Creatures Master the art of drawing and painting a variety of magical, scary, and otherworldly beings— from a manga warrior and a dragon to a vampire and a swamp creature.

July 2011 $ 16.95 ÂŁ 12.99 $ 18.95 CAN


HOW TO DRAW MAGICAL, MONSTROUS & MYTHOLOGICAL CREATURES Discover the magic of drawing more than 20 legendary folklore, fantasy, and horror characters Merrie Destefano, Illustrated by Bob Berry ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-228-8 $16.95 US ÂŁ12.99 UK $18.95 CAN 9 x 12 in 229 x 305 mm

July 2011

Ages 10+

128 pages, PB 300 photos/illustrations All rights available Juvenile Nonfiction/Art/Drawing Ct. Qty. 24

How to Draw Magical, Monstrous & Mythological Creatures is for artistic tweens who dream about the magical, mystical, and darker side of things. Starting with an introduction to various drawing tools and techniques, the goth-inspired title in the new Walter Foster Studio series for tweens will have enthusiastic artists learning to draw their favorite creatures and beasts across three categories, including Magical Characters, Mythological Creatures, and Monsters. From a manga warrior and a dragon to Medusa and the boogeyman, aspiring fantasy artists will find inspiration on every page. Additionally, character history, folklore, legends, fun facts, and trivia-driven sidebars add to this fantastic experience.


How To Draw

Magical, Monstrous & Mythological

Creatures

July 2011


Fashion Design Workshop Page 13

A girl’s first guide to fashion illustration.

July 2011 $ 16.95 ÂŁ 12.99 $18.95 CAN


FASHION DESIGN WORKSHOP Stylish step-by-step projects and drawing tips for upand-coming designers

July 2011

Samantha Rei SBN-13: 978-1-60058-229-5

SBN-13: 978-1-60058-229-5

$16.95 US £12.99 UK $18.95 CAN

$16.95 US £12.99 UK $18.95 CAN

9 x 12 in 229 x 305 mm

9 x 12 in 229 x 305 mm

This delightful guide offers budding artists the perfect introduction to the fundamentals of fashion figure drawing. Showcasing the hip, girly artistic style of Samantha Rei, the step-by-step projects cover a range of looks—from sophisticated and elegant to cool and casual. The book also contains tips on accessorizing with purses, shoes, hats, and more. And for those who are serious about style, Fashion Design Workshop includes a glossary of fashion terms and a collection of model templates so readers can develop their own line of clothing!


Fashion Design Workshop

July 2011


How to Draw and Paint Page 14

Learn to paint a collection of beautiful scenes—step by step

March 2011 $8.95 £ 5.99 $10.95 CAN


How to Draw & Paint OIL & ACRYLIC: LANDSCAPES Learn to paint a collection of beautiful scenes—step by step ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-222-6 $8.95 US £5.99 UK $10.95 CAN 10.25 x 13.75 in 260 x 349 mm

March 2011

32 pages, PB 100 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/Painting Ct. Qty. 50

In this helpful guide, professional artists Anita Hampton, Michael Obermeyer, Kevin Short, and Tom Swimm guide readers through the process of creating charming outdoor scenes—from sketch to finished masterpiece. The book covers important aspects of landscape painting, such as composition, color schemes, and perspective, as the authors show readers how to render eight charming landscapes step by step. Full of inspiring images and invaluable tips from the pros, this modern look at a traditional genre is an essential addition to any beginning artist’s library!


How to Draw and Paint

March 2011


How to Draw and Paint

Pastel: Horses & Ponies Page 15

Learn to paint a a range of breeds— step by step

May 2011 $8.95 ÂŁ 5.99 $10.95 CAN


How to Draw & Paint PASTEL: HORSES & PONIES Learn to paint a range of breeds—step by step

May 2011

Lesley Harrison ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-223-3 $8.95 US ÂŁ5.99 UK $10.95 CAN 10.25 x 13.75 in 260 x 349 mm

32 pages, PB 100 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/Pastel Drawing Ct. Qty. 50

In this comprehensive and inspiring instruction book, professional artist Lesley Harrison shares her artistic insights and techniques for creating breathtakingly realistic equine artwork in pastel. The book opens with essential information on tools, materials, color theory, and fundamental pastel techniques, introducing beginners to everything they need to get started right away. Then Lesley guides readers through six easy-to-follow lessons, with helpful tips each step of the way.


How to Draw and Paint

Pastel: Horses & Ponies

May 2011


The Art of Airbrushing Page 16

Discover the secrets to creating realistic effects with the airbrush.

May 2011 $ 9.95 ÂŁ 6.99 $ 11.95 CAN


Artist’s Library Series THE ART OF AIRBRUSHING Techniques and step-by-step projects for the novice David Morton ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-214-1 $9.95 US £6.99 UK $11.95 CAN 6.5 x 9.5 in 165 x 241 mm

May 2011

64 pages, PB 120 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/Airbrush Ct. Qty. 50

Known for its smooth gradations and seamless blends, the airbrush has become a fixture in the world of fine art. With this book, aspiring airbrush artists can learn the basics through simple demonstrations and easy-to follow projects. Beginning with instructions on using equipment and mastering fundamental techniques, the book guides readers from initial sketches to polished works of art. Full of inspiring images and helpful tips from the pros, The Art of Airbrushing is an essential onestop resource.


The Art of Airbrushing

May 2011


Modern Acrylics Page 17

A fine artist’s guide to today’s most exciting developments in the world of acrylic.

June 2011 $ 9.95 £ 6.99 $10.95 CAN


Artist’s Studio MODERN ACRYLICS Innovative mediums, tools, and techniques for today’s artist SBN-13: 978-1-60058-220-2 $9.95 US £6.99 UK $10.95 CAN

June 2011

64 pages, PB 120 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/Acrylic Painting Ct. Qty. 50

6.5 x 9.5 in 165 x 241 mm

Over the past decade, manufacturers have made drastic improvements to acrylic paint that make it wonderfully appealing to the fine artist. An extensive array of acrylic mediums is available, allowing artists to lengthen the drying time of the paint, completely alter the paint’s consistency, add an iridescent sheen, and much more. This book offers all the information a contemporary artist needs to be on the cutting edge of this versatile medium.


Modern Acrylics

June 2011


The Art of Calligraphy & Lettering Page 18

Comprehensive reference for the lettering enthusiast.

July 2011 $ 19.95 ÂŁ 14.99 $ 24.95 CAN


July 2011

Collector’s Series THE ART OF CALLIGRAPHY & LETTERING Master techniques for traditional and contemporary handwritten fonts Cari Ferraro and Contributing Artists ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-200-4 $19.95 US £14.99 UK $24.95 CAN

144 pages, PB 500 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/Calligraphy Ct. Qty. 24

9 x 12 in 229 x 305 mm

In a world saturated by computer-generated fonts, more and more artists and crafters are turning to the organic art of hand lettering. The Art of Calligraphy & Lettering offers a broad scope of instruction, starting with basic calligraphic alphabets and moving to unique modern characters. Creative step-by-step demonstrations introduce readers to illumination and word painting while inspirational projects teach beginners how to incorporate their new skills into a variety of crafts. From adding decorative flourishes to guilding, this book covers it all!


The Art of Calligraphy & Lettering

July 2011


How to See Like An Artist Page 19

August 2011 $ 19.95 ÂŁ 14.99 $ 21.95 CAN


HOW TO SEE LIKE AN ARTIST Train your creative perception through the universal principles of art

August 2011

William Catling ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-227-1 $19.95 US £14.99 UK $21.95 CAN 9 x 12 in 229 x 305 mm

144 pages, PB 300 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/General Ct. Qty. 24

Being an artist isn’t just about drawing or painting—it involves seeing and interpreting the world around you. In this book, experienced artist William Catling walks readers through the process of learning to see like an artist. Catling shows how to identify and apply the elements and principles of art, offering an in-depth study of each. From line, shape, and form to color, contrast, and proportion, Catling covers a broad scope of terms and concepts, providing readers with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of art. Exercises, questions, and prompts encourage reader participation along the way and promote an interactive journey.


How to See Like An Artist

August 2011


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How to Draw Fallen Angels Page 20

A heaven-sent guide to creating edgy fantasy art, step by step.

June 2011 $ 19.95 ÂŁ 12.99 $ 24.95 CAN


Fantasy Underground HOW TO DRAW FALLEN ANGELS Discover the secrets to drawing, painting, and illustrating beings of the otherworld

June 2011

Michael Butkus and Merrie Destefano ISBN-13: 978-1-60058-221-9 $19.95 US ÂŁ12.99 UK $24.95 CAN 9 x 12 in 229 x 305 mm

128 pages, PB 225 photos/illustrations All rights available Art/Techniques/Drawing Ct. Qty. 24

Mysterious and graceful, angels have sparked imaginations for centuries, making their way into countless legends, works of art, movies, and even current young adult fiction. And now anyone can learn to render these celestial beings with pencil, paint, and digital image-editing software. How to Draw Fallen Angels offers in-depth instructions that guide artists from initial sketches to finished works of art. From a handsome heartthrob to a dark angel, aspiring artists will find a variety of personalities to re-create in a range of edgy artistic styles.


How to Draw Fallen Angels

June 2011


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