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The Nature Explorer's Sketchbook
The Nature Explorer's Sketchbook

The Nature Explorer's Sketchbook

9-12

JUVENILE NONFICTION

80 Pages, 7 x 10

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $16.95 (US $16.95) (CA $22.95)

Publication Date: November 2020

ISBN 9781943431595

Rights: WOR

Tumblehome, Inc. (Nov 2020)

Price: $16.95
 
 

Overview

This sketchbook helps kids look more closely at nature and capture what they discover with pencil, pen, and paint. The Nature Explorer's Sketchbook inspires exploration, creativity and observation, with beautiful sketchbook illustrations, ideas and tips, and plenty of space for kids to draw. 20 [ages of instruction andcolor illustrations followed by blank pages, with more hints and examples every ten pages. A perfect tool for home schoolers, environmental education programs, STEAM programs, or to give as a gift to young artists and nature lovers. Ages 10+

Reviews

"The texture of the pages and their soft eggshell color make this book feel like a true artist's delight. The guidance and exercises strike the perfect balance of encouragement and instruction, allowing explorers to observe, discover, and appreciate the natural world starting from where they are....A lovely and useful beginning." —Vicky Smith, Kirkus Reviews 

Very highly recommended, The Nature Explorer's Sketchbook is the perfect art-themed resource for home schoolers, environmental education programs, STEAM programs, or simply as a gift to budding young artists and neophyte nature lovers." —Diane Donovan, Midwest Book Review

Author Biography

Jean Mackay is an artist and environmental educator who has been keeping nature journals for more than 25 years. She teaches workshops nationally and shares the ordinary, yet extraordinary things that she encounters close to home and farther afield on her blog, Drawn In.