This exciting coloring book offers dozens of heavy detailed, highly decorative pen and ink illustrations of affable animals to decorate with markers, colored pencils, gel pens, or watercolors. Each companionable creature is embellished with multiple patterns and striking line work. Beautifully colored finished examples are provided, along with a handy guide to basic art techniques from patterning and combinations to shading and color theory. Each design is printed on one side only of archival-grade, acid-free, 200-year paper. Each perforated page detaches easily for gifting or display.
About the Author
Filippo Cardu is an Italian artist based in Milan. His work consists of heavy detailed ink illustrations full of patterns, characters, and natural elements, that all blend together to give life to intricate compositions and provide visual impact and variation. He draws in a beautifully stylized visual language influenced by medieval ornament, Chinese traditional illustration, and calligraphy.