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Art lab for kids : 52 creative adventures in drawing, painting, printmaking, paper, and mixed media-for budding artists of all ages / Susan Schwake ; photography by Rainer Schwake.

Schwake, Susan, (author.). Schwake, Rainer. (Added Author).

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  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

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Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell J 702.8 SCH (Text) 38144000352395 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J702.8 SCHWAKE (Text) 39230032109199 Children Books Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 702.8 SCHWAKE (Text) 37500004065633 Kids Fact Books Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL J 702.8 SCH (Text) 30419101390884 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Bookmobile BJ 702.8 SCH (Text) 70621000557721 BKM-Juv NonFiction Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton 702.8 Sch (Text) 30890000445823 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Putnam County Public Library - Main 702.8 SCH (Text) 30041001759685 Adult Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 702.8 SCH (Text) 31951003715510 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781592537655
  • ISBN: 1592537650
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Beverly, Massachusetts : Quarry Books, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Unit 1: How to use this book and make art with others
Unit 2: Drawing - Lab 1: Contour drawings -- Lab 2: Large-scale ink drawings -- Lab 3: Scribble drawings -- Lab 4: Soft pastel drawings -- Lab 5: Oil pastel drawings -- Lab 6: Crayon scratchboard -- Lab 7: Drawing with an eraser -- Lab 8: Drawing negative space -- Lab 9: Oil pastel resist -- Lab 10: Dream animals.
Unit 3: Painting -- Lab 11: Painting in the style of ... -- Lab 12: Tiny paintings on wood -- Lab 13: Painting like a Fauvist -- Lab 14: Reverse color landscape painting -- Lab 15: Charcoal and acrylic painting -- Lab 16: Watercolor and salt painting -- Lab 17: Watercolor and plastic painting -- Lab 18: Tempera trees, gouache skies -- Lab 19: Marker and acrylic painting -- Lab 20: Watercolor shapes -- Lab 21: Fingertip painting on wood.
Unit 4: Printmaking -- Lab 22: Found object prints -- Lab 23: Serigraphs/silk screen -- Lab 24: String printing -- Lab 25: Polystyrene plate printing -- Lab 26: Monotypes -- Lab 27: Fruit and vegetable prints -- Lab 28: Leaf prints with watercolor -- Lab 29: Cardboard relief print -- Lab 30: Stencil me this -- Lab 31: Gelatin printing.
Unit 5: Paper -- Lab 32: Foamy stamps -- Lab 33: Large-scale paper fish -- Lab 34: Collage tissue self-portraits -- Lab 35: Paper masks -- Lab 36: Torn-paper landscapes -- Lab 37: Texture monsters -- Lab 38: Map collage -- Lab 39: Text as texture -- Lab 40: Vellum adventures -- Lab 41: Make your own collage papers -- Lab 42: Pop art collage.
Unit 6: Mixed Media -- Lab 43: Painting with paper inclusions -- Lab 44: Charcoal and watercolor -- Lab 45: Acrylic and ink abstracts -- Lab 46: Paper family quilts -- Lab 47: Watercolor and pencil -- Lab 48: Photos in my painting -- Lab 49: Larger-than-life portraits -- Lab 50: Batik landscapes -- Lab 51: Contact paper insects -- Lab 52: Nature paintings.
Summary, etc.:
Presents art lessons for art projects of varying styles including drawing, printmaking, and mixed media.
Subject: Art > Technique > Juvenile literature.

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