Everyone can learn how to draw- and feel truly proud of the results - using Mona Brookes' proven drawing methods. Now the author of America's best-selling art instruction book for young children provides a complete course for older children, teens and adult beginners.In Part I, you'll discover the many different styles you can choose to draw in and how to develop your own personal style.In Part II, you'll discover a unique way of seeing that allows you to draw any shape you observe. You'll learn the basics (from buying art supplies to planning your compositions) and all the good stuff- proportion, scale, perspective, contrast shading and special effects. Lastly, Mona provides essential information on drawing the human form, animals, still, landscapes, and buildings.It's all here. Now nothing can prevent you from discovering the joys of drawing. Open this book and you'll see what creative possibilities await you! Special NoteDrawing For Older Children & Teens includes special sections for art teachers and educators.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/1/1991Pages: 256Reading Level: Age 18 and Up
There's nothing worse than a rotten redheaded older brother who can do everything you can do better! Patricia's brother Richard could run the fastest, climb the highest, and spit the farthest and still smile his extra-rotten, greeny-toothed, weasel-eyed grin. But when little Patricia wishes on a shooting star that she could do something -- anything -- to show him up, she finds out just what wishes -- and rotten redheaded older brothers -- can really do. Patricia Polacco's boldly and exuberantly painted pictures tell a lively and warmhearted tale of comic one-upsmanship and brotherly love.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/1/1998Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Children often have mixed feelings about the arrival of a new baby. This book takes the expectant older sibling from the announcement of the new baby through the first months of sharing family time. Activities are preplannedgiving parents more time with the child that is making the transition from younger child to older sibling. The book is designed to involve the child in the preparation process for the new baby, stimulate the child’s interest in the newcomer, and teach about the baby’s capabilities.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/1/1999Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
Greg Heffley, the kid who made ?wimpy? cool, is back in this sidesplitting sequel based on the second installment of the best-selling book series! Having rid himself of the Cheese Touch , Greg enters the next grade with his confidence and friendships intact, and an eye on the new girl in town, Holly Hills . But at home, Greg is still at war with his older brother, Rodrick, so their parents have handed down the toughest ?punishment? imaginable -forcing the boys to spend quality time with each other.Features include: -MPAA Rating: PG -Format: DVD-Runtime: 99 minutes
From the illustrator of the Melvin Beederman, SUPERHERO series comes a story about a masked hero and his trusty steed. Together they save Halloween from ruthless toilet paper–tossing mummies and pumpkin-sucking vampires.No siree, Halloween won’t be canceled anytime soon, not while the Halloween Kid’s around. With a rootin’ tootin’ Halloween monster–shootin’ text and retro-modern illustrations, The Halloween Kid will lasso in readers both young and old. Because who doesn’t love a hero who defends the right to trick or treat? Yee-Ha-lloween!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 8/3/2010Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Greg Heffley, the kid who made ?wimpy? cool, is back in this sidesplitting sequel based on the second installment of the best-selling book series! Having rid himself of the Cheese Touch , Greg enters the next grade with his confidence and friendships intact, and an eye on the new girl in town, Holly Hills . But at home, Greg is still at war with his older brother, Rodrick, so their parents have handed down the toughest ?punishment? imaginable -forcing the boys to spend quality time with each other.Features include: -MPAA Rating: PG -Format: Blu-Ray-Runtime: 99 minutes
LEGO City ZipBin Toy Box & PlaymatLEGO City ZipBin Toy Box & Playmat doubles as a playmat and storage box. Kids will learn to neatly tuck away their tows. It comes with a city-themed playmat for added play time fun.Why You'll Love It: Fun and clean-up are finally both easy. Age: 3 years and up Features Convenient storage toy box Playmat features great graphics Wipe-clean surface Comes with heavy duty zippers Soft edges of the box keep it kid friendlyRecommended Ages:3 – 12
Far from child's play. An astonishing collection." -- Publishers WeeklyMix hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks with dozens of artists, and what do you get? Beautiful LEGO, a compendium of LEGO artwork that showcases a stunning array of pieces ranging from incredibly lifelike replicas of everyday objects and famous monuments to imaginative renderings of spaceships, mansions, and mythical creatures.You'll also meet the minds behind the art. Interviews with the artists take you inside the creative process that turns simple, plastic bricks into remarkable LEGO masterpieces.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 9/30/2013Pages: 280Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Toddlers and young children love the chunky blocks, and they ll love our readers, activity kit and sticker book!What better way to build our DK Ultimate Sticker Book and DK Reader library than with one of the most recognizable brands in the preschool world: Lego Duplo? Our hit series has gone blocky! Children will love the images and stickers in the sticker book, and can play with them alongside their chunky Duplo blocks.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 3/16/2009Pages: 96Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Kid Galaxy Police SUV Fight crime and serve the public with the Police rescue vehicle from Kid Galaxy. Push buttons to activate realistic sounds and working lights. Vehicle comes with detachable crowd control plow. Batteries included. Recommended Ages: 5-10 yearsProduct Measures: 7.87 x 3.94 x 4.72 inches
Kid Cookbook Prepare nutritious and simple dishes for your child with the Beaba Kid Cook Book. Written by Virginie Michelin, a full-time mother of three, the Kid Cook Book contains 25 recipes that creatively encourage your child to eat fruits and vegetables. This 64 page, full-color cook book is designed specifically for use with the Babycook and is a great recipe resource for those who like to cook.
Kid O Bilibo Loaded with fun, Kid O Bilibo combines a rocking chair, a spinning top, a cradle and a tunnel in one single toy! With multiple playtime activities, this toy is suitable for indoor as well as outdoor fun. Age: 2 to 7 years Features Encourages imaginative play Indoor and outdoor activities Made of high-density polyethylene ABOUT KID O We believe children have the most fun when they're discovering new things. For them, playing is learning. That's why all Kid O products are thoughtfully designed with lots of opportunities to explore built right in. Our toys engage and stimulate children again and again with a rich variety of shapes, colors, and sizes - so the possibilities for open- ended, creative play are limitless. And when children's play is powered by their own imaginations, they develop skills they'll use for a lifetime. -Architect, mother and Kid O Founder, Lisa Mahar
My Quotable Kid Journal My Quotable Kid -- Outrageous, poignant, or bitingly witty—the things our children say always offer an unexpected glimpse into a world that is all their own. Filled with roomy pages for jotting down conversations or overheard saying, this handsome keepsake journal also features a bound-in photo window for adding a unique, personal touch. Whether parents prefer safely stowing precious insights for future generations or sharing priceless quips with family and friends, My Quotable Kid will become a lasting record of a child's most memorable quotes.
Kid O Silver Bilibo A rocking chair, a spinning top, a cradle, or a tunnel - children create countless uses for the award-winning Bilibo, both indoors and out. Product Measures: 15" x 15" x 8" Recommended Ages: 2 years & upABOUT KID O We believe children have the most fun when they're discovering new things. For them, playing is learning. That's why all Kid O products are thoughtfully designed with lots of opportunities to explore built right in. Our toys engage and stimulate children again and again with a rich variety of shapes, colors, and sizes - so the possibilities for open- ended, creative play are limitless. And when children's play is powered by their own imaginations, they develop skills they'll use for a lifetime. -Architect, mother and Kid O Founder, Lisa Mahar
Radio Flyer Kid's Wheelbarrow Radio Flyer Kid's Wheelbarrow is designed for kid-sized fun. This little wheelbarrow is a tool of choice for hauling flowers, grass clipping, toys and other treasures. It looks like a real Wheelbarrow. Its authentic look and scaled down measurements make it easy for kids to play. The wheelbarrow has a sturdy steel body with smooth-finished handles. Its molded steal and rubber wheel can stand up rough terrain and difficult yard work. Thus, kids will have hours of fun collecting treasures with the wheelbarrow. Why You'll Love It: Radio Flyer Kid's Wheelbarrow helps children experience the outdoors better. This can become the favorite pastime for kids and engage them in learning new things. Age: 18 months to 7 years Features Seamless steel tray with no scratch edges Durable molded wheels Easy cleaning Rubber tires Weight Limits: Up to 30 lbs
A NEWER, REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION OF THIS BOOK IS NOW AVAILABLE, The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary (DOG DAYS EDITION), ISBN 978-1419706424. INCLUDES 32 NEW PAGES ABOUT THE THIRD WIMPY KID MOVIE, DOG DAYS, PLUS AN ALL-NEW COVER ILLUSTRATION. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 3/16/2010Pages: 208Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
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