Kung Fu Panda

kung fuLearn to Draw DreamWorks Animation’s Kung Fu Panda: Featuring Po, Tigress, Master Shifu, and all your favorite new characters from Kung Fu Panda 3! (Licensed Learn to Draw)

This isn’t for the absolute beginner, but if you’ve worked with other “learn to draw” books, you should have no trouble following along to create the characters from the movie.

A handy size chart is included to help you visualize the size of the various characters comparatively to each other.

I received this book for free through a  Goodreads giveaway in exchange for an honest review.

Pop Painting

popPop Painting: Inspiration and Techniques from the Pop Surrealism Art Phenomenon by Camilla d’Errico

If you’ve ever wondered how to create surrealist art based on current pop culture, this is your go-to guide.

From tools of the trade, how to set up a studio, and where to find inspiration through the very basic elements and complete composition.  Camilla covers it all  in an often humorous way.

And even if you consider yourself too clumsy to pick up a paintbrush, this makes a great coffee-table book with numerous works throughout.

For more info, click here.  Author bio.

I received this book from Blogging for Books in exchange for an unbiased review.