As an author, Art Sherwynâ€™s methods have proven indispensable to artists and educators. His techniques deepen the understanding of composition and color, employing exercises that encourage the reader, from all backgrounds, to embark on their own heroic journey, challenging common perception and to see their world with renewed passion and clarity. The left menu lists Art’s essays and editorials in recent publications and his books are listed below.
Art Sherwyn’s Books: (Available through Davis Publications)
Key concepts taught in a fun workbook format. An exciting path to drawing, composing, and creating with line, this workbook jump-starts the creative process while introducing fundamental art vocabulary and ideas.
Topics covered include the elements of design, design and composition, art history, and drawing and coloring techniques. Purchase on Amazon here.
Creative Coloring: Design Elements
Teach key concepts in art and design through an engaging coloring-book format! Creative Coloring jump-starts the creative process while introducing fundamental art vocabulary and ideas. Open spaces encourage students to explore their own artistic sensibilities. Concepts covered include the elements of design, composition, selected topics in art history (the Fauves, for example!), drawing and coloring techniques. For classroom use, buy a whole set – these are not blackline masters!