This Book Thinks You're An Artist

Filled with creative, playful activities, This Book Thinks You're an Artist asks budding artists to imagine their eccentric- artist alter ego before working through seven key topics: observation, drawing, color pattern, design, sculpture, and, crucially, how to steal ideas (Be inspired! Offend the viewer!). Each spread offers a different project and outlines everything you need to make your own work of art inspired by a famous artist or movement in a lighthearted and playful tone.

Activities include making a Bruegel circus, playing a Surrealist game, selling a scribble for a million dollars, and painting your face like a Russian Futurist. A section of paper-based crafts at the end of the book even includes a kit to build a viewfinder and make a mini-manifesto book.

Illustrated by Harriet Russell
25cm x 19.6cm
Paperback
96 pages


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