The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling

The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling
Author: John Muir Laws
Rating: 4.69
Bestsellers Rate: 46385
Publisher: HEYDAY BOOKS
Book Format: Paperback
Binding: None
Pages: 312
Hours of reading: 5.2 hours
Publication Date: 2021
Languages: | English |
Price: 31,16 €

About the book

A potent combination of art, science, and boundless enthusiasm, the latestart instruction book from John Muir Laws (The Laws Guide to Drawing Birds)is a how-to guide for becoming a better artist and a more attentive naturalist. In straightforward text complemented by step-by-step illustrations, dozens of exercises lead the hand and mind through creatingaccurate 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. While the book s advice will improve the skills of already accomplished artists, the emphasis on seeing, learning, and feeling will make this book valuable even revelatory to anyone interested in the natural world, no matter how rudimentary their artistic abilities. A sketchbook, constructed to withstand excursions in the field and containing several exercises from The Laws Guide to Nature Drawing and Journaling, is also available.

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John Muir Laws Biography

John (Jack) Muir Laws is a scientist, educator, and author, who helps people forge a deeper and more personal connection with nature through keeping illustrated nature journals and understanding science. His work combines science, art, and mindfulness. He observes the world with rigorous attention, looks for mysteries, plays with ideas, and seeks connections in all he sees. Jack teaches techniques that make, observation, curiosity, and creative thinking a part of everyday life. Visit his website at johnmuirlaws.com. Facilitator, author, educator, and poet Emilie Lygren has cowritten dozens of outdoor science publications with the award-winning BEETLES Project and has published poems in a range of literary journals. Visit her website at: emilielygren.com. ... Read full biography

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Languages: | English |
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ISBN13: 9781597143158
ISBN10: 1597143154
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Book Format: Paperback
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Pages: 312
Book Weight: 1179.34
Book Dimensions: 216x279x25.4
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Publication date: March 31, 2016
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Publication City/Country: Berkeley, United States

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