This book features 29 step-by-step lessons and dozens of examples that will make you want to pick up your pencil and try your hand at drawing your own pets.
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The theme for May is "things that make you smile"! Create a work of art based on this theme and upload it to the theme thread: http://community.art-is-fun.com/forum/topics/monthly-theme-may-2013 See what others created, too!
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The Art Colony pleased to offer you a chance towin a free copy of Drawing Realistic Pets from Photographs,a 128-page book by Lee Hammond! This book…READ MORE
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