Author(s): Karen Libecap
Discover how to draw and paint beautiful, miniature works of art. The Big Book of Tiny Art is a modern, eclectic collection of miniature art. Showcasing both drawing and painting, this inspirational guidebook offers an up-close look at the art of the miniature. Beginning with an introduction to miniature art and its history, The Big Book of Tiny Art includes photographs of stunning miniature art composed to highlight and demonstrate the actual size of the artwork. Packed with amazing photography and illustrations, The Big Book of Tiny Art is not just a feast for the eyes. Alongside incredible art examples, readers will find insight and professional tips from the artists about how they work and how to achieve big impact on tiny canvases. A "small" selection of how-to projects demonstrates how beginning artists interested in miniature art can get started.
Karen Libecap has considered herself an artist for more than 35 years. She attended Kent State University for graphic design and was an art director in various major cities, including Chicago and Cincinnati. Karen works in varied mediums, including watercolor, acrylics, clay, encaustic wax, pastels, and oils. She was awarded the Hoover Arts Alliance Award from the Alabama Pastel Society in 2013. Visit www.etsy.com/shop/KarenLibecap.