This Book Thinks You're an Artist

Author(s): Harriet Russell (Illustrator); Caroline Osborne (Contribution by); Laura Worsley (Contribution by)

Art & Design

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--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.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780500651384
  • : Thames & Hudson Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Thames and Hudson (Australia) Pty Ltd
  • : August 2018
  • : ---length:- '9.88'width:- '7.62'units:- Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : English
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 96
  • : 96
  • : Harriet Russell (Illustrator); Caroline Osborne (Contribution by); Laura Worsley (Contribution by)
  • : Harriet Russell (Illustrator); Caroline Osborne (Contribution by); Laura Worsley (Contribution by)