The Sketchbook Challenge
Have you ever bought a new sketchbook, opened to the first page, and thought, "Now what do I do?" Sue Bleiweiss and the talented minds behind The Sketchbook Challenge are here to help. Imagine a supportive community of artists sharing the innermost pages of their sketchbooks and offering you tips and… More »
Have you ever bought a new sketchbook, opened to the first page, and thought, "Now what do I do?" Sue Bleiweiss and the talented minds behind The Sketchbook Challenge are here to help. Imagine a supportive community of artists sharing the innermost pages of their sketchbooks and offering you tips and techniques for overcoming creative blocks. That's what The Sketchbook Challenge is all about, and the popular blog of the same name has already inspired thousands. Inside this book, you'll find: · Themes that will motivate you to start your sketchbook--and, more important, keep at it · Tutorials spotlighting such mixed-media techniques as thread sketching, painted papers for collage, digital printing, and much more · Strategies to get off the sketchbook page and start creating inspired art--whether you're into painting, collage, fiber art, or beyond. · In-depth profiles of artists who have taken the Sketchbook Challenge and used it as a launching pad for their own meaningful artwork« Less
Getting started : An overview of tools and materials ; Paper ; Sketchbook formats ; Mark-making tools ; Paints and inks ; Glue and adhesives ; Adding background ; Loosening up ; Working with themes ; Exploring a theme ; Getting off the page ; The sketchbook challenge begins -- Circles : Carol Sloan ; Lyric Kinard ; Technique spotlight : Screen painting -- Dwellings : Jamie Fingal ; Technique spotlight : Stenciling ; Diana Trout -- Elements : Kathyanne White ; Technique spotlight : Digital printing ; Sue Bleiweiss -- Everyday objects : Lane LaFazio ; Kelli Nina Perkins ; Technique spotlight : Thread sketching -- Messages : Kim Rae Nugent ; Technique spotlight : Painted papers for collage ; Judi Hurwitt -- Patterns and grids : Jane Davies ; Technique spotlight : Hand-carved stamps ; Sue Bleiweiss ; Technique spotlight : Hand-dyed fabric -- Rhythm : Jackie Bowcutt ; Technique spotlight : Soy wax resist ; Laura Cater-Woods -- Simple pleasures : Leslie Tucker Jenison ; Technique spotlight : Image transfers ; Lynn Krawczyk -- Symbols : Carla Sonheim ; Violette Clark ; Technique spotlight : Foiling -- Treasure : Kathy Sperino ; Technique spotlight : Silk fusion ; Tracie Lyn Huskamp -- Vistas and views : Susan Brubaker Knapp ; Carol Sloan ; Technique spotlight : Moldable foam stamps -- Weathered beauty : Jill Berry ; Technique spotlight : 4-step drawing of a cabin ; Judi Hurwitt.
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