Unleash your inner artist with this informative series. Each book focuses on the fundamentals of a different art form, such as watercolors, pastels and charcoal. These accessible guides teach readers the basics of each medium, making this series a perfect tool for any art curriculum. A gorgeous, simple design with full-colour photographs makes each book a pleasure to read. Achievable, motivating project ideas are explained, step-by-step. Masterclass pages intersperse the project spreads, introducing readers to more techniques they can explore to become proficient in each media. Pull-out boxes and captions on each spread give helpful hints and tips.

Each title in this series is chock full of intriguing color photos and interesting facts sure to delight middle grades readers. The text is informative, but carefully controlled with short sentences and paragraphs and each page is fully illustrated. Highly recommended.
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