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Ed Emberley's Big Orange Drawing Book
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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Sep 05, 2009 Scott rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: children ages 5-12
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
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