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  • Drawing on the Artist Within: A Guide to Innovation, Invention, Imagination and Creativity
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 0671493868 (0-671-49386-8)
    Hardcover, Simon & Schuster

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    Drawing on the Artist Within by Betty Edwards Hardcover Book Publisher: Simon & Schuster (1986) Everyone has experienced that joyful moment when the light flashes on -- the Ah-Ha! of creativity. Creativity. It is the force that drives problem-solving, informs effective decision-making and opens new frontiers for ambition and intelligence. Those who succeed have learned to harness their creative power by keeping that light bulb turned on. Now, Betty Edwards, author of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, the million-copy best-seller that proved all people can draw well just as they can read well, has decoded the secrets of the creative process to help you tap your full creative potential and apply that power to everyday problems. How does Betty Edwards do this? Through the power of drawing -- power you can harness to see problems in new ways. Through simple step-by-step exercises that require no special artistic abilities, Betty Edwards will teach you how to take a new point of view, how to look at things from a different perspective, how to see the forest and the trees, in short, how to bring your visual, perceptual brainpower to bear on creative problem-solving. You will learn how the creative process progresses from stage to stage and how to move your own problem-solving through these key steps: * First insight * Saturation * Incubation * Illumination (the Ah-Ha!) * Verification Whether you are a business manager, teacher, writer, technician, or student, you'll find Drawing on the Artist Within the most effective program ever created for tapping your creative powers. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of instructional drawings and the work of master artists, this book is written for people with no previous experience in art.

  • Drawing on the Artist Within: An Inspirational and Practical Guide to Increasing Your Creative Powers
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 067163514X (0-671-63514-X)
    Softcover, Touchstone

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    Whether you are a business manager, teacher, writer, technician, or student, you'll find Drawing on the Artist Within the most effective program ever created for tapping your creative powers. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of instructional drawings and the work of master artists, this book is written for people with no previous experience in art.

    AH-HA! I SEE IT NOW!
    Everyone has experienced that joyful moment when the light flashes on -- the Ah-Ha! of creativity.

    Creativity. It is the force that drives problem-solving, informs effective decision-making and opens new frontiers for ambition and intelligence. Those who succeed have learned to harness their creative power by keeping that light bulb turned on.

    Now, Betty Edwards, author of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, the million-copy best-seller that proved all people can draw well just as they can read well, has decoded the secrets of the creative process to help you tap your full creative potential and apply that power to everyday problems. How does Betty Edwards do this? Through the power of drawing -- power you can harness to see problems in new ways.

    You will learn how the creative process progresses from stage to stage and how to move your own problem-solving through these key steps:
    * First insight
    * Saturation
    * Incubation
    * Illumination (the Ah-Ha!)
    * Verification

    Through simple step-by-step exercises that require no special artistic abilities, Betty Edwards will teach you how to take a new point of view, how to look at things from a different perspective, how to see the forest and the trees, in short, how to bring your visual, perceptual brainpower to bear on creative problem-solving.

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  • DRAWING ON THE ARTIST WITHIN: How to Release Your Hidden Creativity
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 0006372643 (0-00-637264-3)
    Softcover, Fontana

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    Drawing on the Artist Within. How to release your hidden creativity - Edwards, Betty - Fontana/Collins

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  • Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 1585429201 (1-58542-920-1)
    Softcover, Tarcher

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    A revised edition of the classic drawing book that has sold more than 1.7 million copies in the United States alone.Translated into more than seventeen languages, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain is the world's most widely used drawing instruction book. Whether you are drawing as a professional artist, as an artist in training, or as a hobby, this book will give you greater confidence in your ability and deepen your artistic perception, as well as foster a new appreciation of the world around you. This revised/updated fourth edition includes: a new preface and introduction;crucial updates based on recent research on the brain's plasticity and the enormous value of learning new skills/ utilizing the right hemisphere of the brain;new focus on how the ability to draw on the strengths of the right hemisphere can serve as an antidote to the increasing left-brain emphasis in American life-the worship of all that is linear, analytic, digital, etc.;an informative section that addresses recent research linking early childhood "scribbling" to later language development and the importance of parental encouragement of this activity;and new reproductions of master drawings throughout A life-changing book, this fully revised and updated edition of "Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain" is destined to inspire generations of readers to come.

  • Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: A Course in Enhancing Creativity and Artistic Confidence
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 0285641778 (0-285-64177-8)
    Hardcover, Souvenir Press Ltd

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    This volume uses the results of discoveries in brain research to enable anyone to draw well. The step-by-step text shows how to stimulate the 'right side of the brain' which is the more creative, intuitive and artistic half.

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  • Sabella, Kaysie L.: Kermit (Images of America) (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing))
  • New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 1585421952 (1-58542-195-2)
    Softcover, J P Tarcher 2002-10-01

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    A brand-new edition of the world's most widely used drawing instruction book, expanded and updated with more than 50 per cent new material. If you enjoy sketching but feel stuck at a childlike level, this classic handbook will give you the drawing skills you have always wanted. If you are already drawing as a professional artist, it will improve your confidence and deepen your artistic perception. As well as giving detailed advice on how to draw anything you want - including ways to step from black-and-white into colour - Edwards exploits recent developments in brain research to show how drawing skills can be used in the corporate world, in education, and even in problem-solving. Since it first appeared more than 20 years ago, this book has helped millions of people perfect their drawing skills. It can work for you, too.

  • Edwards, Betty: Wally Walnut
    Wally Walnut
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 1425930824 (1-4259-3082-4)
    Softcover, AuthorHouse

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  • WORKBOOK: Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: The Definitive
    by Betty Edwards
    ISBN 1585429228 (1-58542-922-8)
    Softcover, Jeremy P. Tarcher

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    A fully revised and updated edition of the essential companion to Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain--over half of the exercises are new!

    Millions of people around the world have learned to draw using the methods outlined in Dr. Betty Edwardss groundbreaking Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain. In this workbook, the essential companion to her international bestseller, Edwards offers readers the key to truly mastering the art of drawing: guided practice in the five foundational skills of drawing.
     
    Each of the forty carefully constructed exercises in this updated second edition is accompanied by brief instruction, sample drawings, ready made formats and blank pages on which to draw, and helpful post-exercise pointers. You will explore wide-ranging subject matterstill life, landscape, imaginative drawing, portraits, and the figureand gain experience with various mediums, such as pen and ink, charcoal, and Conte crayon.
     
    Learning to draw is very much like mastering a sport or a musical instrument: once you understand the basic skills, you must practice, practice, practice. This brilliantly designed and practical workbook from a world-renowned art teacher offers the perfect opportunity to improve your skills and expand your repertoire.

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