Communicating through Graphic Design
An up-to-date look at one of the fastest-growing art career areas.
Developed to address the needs of computer-
based graphic design programs, this high-
school text is full of colorful designs by
professionals and students.
;;Computer-based and traditional approaches to each
;;Design challenges that reflect actual workplace practice
;;Career profiles of contemporary working professionals
;;Art and design historical references
;;Design timeline referenced to historical events
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New products tested and reviewed by art teachers just like you!
Teacher: MaryAnn F. Kohl, retired
art teacher, Bellingham, Washington
Level: Ages 5 through 12
Review: Learning to use basic shapes
to draw animals such as fish, dogs,
monkeys, birds, and dinosaurs with
Teacher Emily is a great supplement
to children’s individual exploratory
art experiences. Art House involves
kids through an interactive video that
helps them learn to draw using basic
shapes. The delightful video uses
their own creative endeavors.
Art House is an appropriate
Art House, Volume 1:
Basic Shapes and Animals
lively songs and charming animation
to show kids that everything they
see is made up of basic shapes, and by
learning to draw these shapes, they
can draw just about anything. The
video is a fun way for kids to learn
the basics of drawing and reinforce
addition to the home or classroom for
children ages five through twelve.
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