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Art Books for Christmas

I usually do up little montages and text citations for books, but I bought so many for Christmas that I’m using photos to explain. As usual, I started buying these before Christmas, but I had been waiting for months for … Continue reading

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New Botanical Drawing and Painting Books and Sketchbooks

Botanical Drawing using Graphite and Coloured Pencils by Sue Vize which has a lovely mix of graphite and coloured pencil, one of my favourite approaches to botanicals. The other one uses support boards for painting which is not something I’m … Continue reading

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Switcharoo Book Meets Canon van der Paele

Ah yes, the glory of cancelling purchases at Amazon: The book I had pre-ordered on drawing insects seems to be nowhere, even at the publisher’s site, so I cancelled it. I was reading reviews of another book by that publisher … Continue reading

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