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A Complete Drawing Kit for Beginners [With 6 Drawing, 1 Black, 1 Charcoal Pencil and Paint Brush and Black Watercolor Paint and Eraser a

By Michael Dobrzycki

Walter Foster Publishing, Hardcover, 9781600582875, 32pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2012


This complete kit makes it easy to start exploring the exciting art form of pencil drawing because it comes with everything a beginning artist needs from a set of high-quality materials to comprehensive instructions. Inside the 32-page guide, acclaimed illustrator Michael Dobrzycki covers the basics of drawing and shading, including tips on tools and materials, before breaking into step-by-step lessons that feature fire-breathers, earth-dwellers, and flying beasts galore And every lesson can be accomplished with the array of drawing materials provided. The hardcover case includes a 40-page paperback book, 8 pages of Spanish instruction, graphite drawing pencils, a charcoal pencil, a fine-tip black marker, a black colored pencil, a sharpener, a kneaded eraser, blending stumps, black watercolor paint, a paintbrush, a pencil extender, a sandpaper block, and drawing paper.

Warning This product is intended for use by ages 13 and older and is not intended for use by children.

About the Author
Michael Dobrzycki is an accomplished painter, carpenter, puppet maker, and sketch artist whose work has been featured in more than a dozen children s books and small-press publications over the last few years. Michael s illustration career began in 1999, when he toured the United States performing a one-man sketch artist show called Disney Doodles. Soon after, he began illustrating children s books for Yakovetic Productions. Michael has been a featured artist on Disney Channel Australia, and he was inducted into the Disneyland Entertainment Hall of Fame in 2001. A visiting professor at Whittier College, Michael received his MFA in illustration from California State University, Fullerton, and holds BAs in both art and history from Whittier College. Michael currently serves on the Whittier Cultural Arts Foundation s Board of Directors."