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Author Laws, John Muir.

Title The Laws guide to nature drawing and journaling / written and illustrated by John Muir Laws ; in joyful, inspired collaboration with Emilie Lygren.

Publication Info. Berkeley, California : Heyday, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  508 LAW    DUE 11-20-18
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    508 LAW    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    508 LAW    Available
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Description vi, 303 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-302).
Contents Observation and intentional curiosity -- Projects that focus awareness -- Methods of deepening inquiry -- Visual thinking and displaying information -- Your journaling kit and materials -- Nature drawing -- Media-specific techniques -- How to draw animals -- How to draw wildflowers -- How to draw trees, near and far -- How to draw landscapes.
Summary In straightforward text complemented by step-by-step illustrations, dozens of exercises lead the hand and mind through creating accurate reproductions of plants and animals as well as landscapes, skies, and more. Laws provides clear, practical advice for every step of the process for artists at every level, from the basics of choosing supplies to advanced techniques.
Subject Nature study.
Diaries -- Authorship.
Natural history illustration -- Technique.
Added Title Nature drawing and journaling
ISBN 9781597143158 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1597143154 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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