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Ed Emberley's Big Orange Drawing Book

(Ed Emberley Drawing Books)

4.45  ·  Rating details ·  86 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Step-by-step instructions for drawing people and animals using a minimum of line and circle combinations.
Paperback, 91 pages
Published September 30th 1980 by LB Kids (first published September 1st 1980)
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Michael
Dec 11, 2007 rated it really liked it
When I was a kid I must have gone through Emberley's books ten times each. I can't draw to save my life, but they were so much fun, and I am so happy that they're still in print!
Scott
Sep 05, 2009 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: children ages 5-12
Shelves: art-books, children
Ed Emberley starts where most elementary-aged kids are at (stick figures) and brings drawing to the next immediate level of complexity. No shading, still just two-dimensional, but able to capture more of the world. Children tend to be very methodical and formulaic in their drawing--what they haven't seen others draw before, they tend to lack the imagination and talent to figure out (on their own) the technique for rendering it in a recognizable form. What most need is an engaging mentor that wil ...more
Mo
Aug 21, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Fan of Ed Emberley. Love how he breaks everything down into simple easy steps with basic shapes & lines. Love all the pumpkins, tigers, etc... featured in this how-to book! Especially the haunted house ~ SO COOL!
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Jan 08, 2017 rated it really liked it
Ed emberley = genius
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Jul 09, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: kids, aunts, uncles
It's Orange and you can draw stuff.
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American artist and illustrator, best known for children's picture books.

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