Nature Anatomy

Filename: nature-anatomy.pdf
ISBN: 9781612128146
Release Date: 2015-10-09
Number of pages: 224
Author: Julia Rothman
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online Nature Anatomy in PDF and EPUB See the world in a whole new way! Acclaimed illustrator Julia Rothman combines art and science in this exciting and educational guide to the structure, function, and personality of the natural world. Explore the anatomy of a jellyfish, the inside of a volcano, monarch butterfly migration, how sunsets work, and much more. Rothman’s whimsical illustrations are paired with interactive activities that encourage curiosity and inspire you to look more closely at the world all around you.


Nature Anatomy

Filename: nature-anatomy.pdf
ISBN: 9781612122311
Release Date: 2015-01
Number of pages: 224
Author: Julia Rothman
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online Nature Anatomy in PDF and EPUB See the world in a new way! Acclaimed illustrator Julia Rothman celebrates the diverse curiosities and beauty of the natural world in this exciting new volume. With whimsically hip illustrations, every page is an extraordinary look at all kinds of subjects, from mineral formation and the inside of a volcano to what makes sunsets, monarch butterfly migration, the ecosystem of a rotting log, the parts of a bird, the anatomy of a jellyfish, and much, much more.


Nature Anatomy

Filename: nature-anatomy.pdf
ISBN: 1612122329
Release Date: 2015-09-07
Number of pages: 224
Author: Julia Rothman
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online Nature Anatomy in PDF and EPUB See the world in a new way! Acclaimed illustrator Julia Rothman celebrates the diverse curiosities and beauty of the natural world in this exciting new volume. With whimsically hip illustrations, every page is an extraordinary look at all kinds of subjects, from mineral formation and the inside of a volcano to what makes sunsets, monarch butterfly migration, the ecosystem of a rotting log, the parts of a bird, the anatomy of a jellyfish, and much, much more.


Farm Anatomy

Filename: farm-anatomy.pdf
ISBN: 9781612121413
Release Date: 2011-12-22
Number of pages: 224
Author: Julia Rothman
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online Farm Anatomy in PDF and EPUB Learn the difference between a farrow and a barrow, and what distinguishes a weanling from a yearling. Country and city mice alike will delight in Julia Rothman’s charming illustrated guide to the curious parts and pieces of rural living. Dissecting everything from the shapes of squash varieties to how a barn is constructed and what makes up a beehive to crop rotation patterns, Rothman gives a richly entertaining tour of the quirky details of country life.


Food Anatomy

Filename: food-anatomy.pdf
ISBN: 9781612129501
Release Date: 2016-11-23
Number of pages: 224
Author: Julia Rothman
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online Food Anatomy in PDF and EPUB Get your recommended daily allowance of facts and fun with Food Anatomy, the third book in Julia Rothman’s best-selling Anatomy series. She starts with an illustrated history of food and ends with a global tour of street eats. Along the way, Rothman serves up a hilarious primer on short order egg lingo and a mouthwatering menu of how people around the planet serve fried potatoes — and what we dip them in. Award-winning food journalist Rachel Wharton lends her editorial expertise to this light-hearted exploration of everything food that bursts with little-known facts and delightful drawings. Everyday diners and seasoned foodies alike are sure to eat it up.


The Curious Nature Guide

Filename: the-curious-nature-guide.pdf
ISBN: 9781612125107
Release Date: 2015-10-03
Number of pages: 144
Author: Clare Walker Leslie
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online The Curious Nature Guide in PDF and EPUB With dozens of simple prompts and exercises, best-selling author, naturalist, and artist Clare Walker Leslie invites you to step outside for just a few minutes a day, reignite your sense of wonder about the natural world, and discover the peace and grounding that come from connecting with nature. Using stunning photography as well as the author's own original illustrations, The Curious Nature Guide will inspire you to use all of your senses to notice the colors, sounds, smells, and textures of the trees, plants, animals, birds, insects, clouds, and other features that can be seen right outside your home, no matter where you live. Sketch or write about one exceptional nature image each day; learn to identify cloud types and the weather they bring; or create a record of what you see each day as you walk your dog. Easy, enjoyable, and enlightening, these simple exercises will transform your view of the world and your place within it.


Drawing Trees and Leaves

Filename: drawing-trees-and-leaves.pdf
ISBN: 9781631592607
Release Date: 2016-12-01
Number of pages: 144
Author: Julia Kuo
Publisher: Curious Artist

Download and read online Drawing Trees and Leaves in PDF and EPUB Capture the essence of the forest with Drawing Trees and Leaves. Trees are a perennially inspiring subject for artists. Think of their beautiful multicolored leaves in the fall, or the way the snow settles on their branches in the winter. Start by learning how to identify trees and leaves, their benefit and life stages, the oldest trees, famous forests, and other fascinating aspects and phases of growth. Then, use this inspiration paired with charming prompts to draw the diverse beauty of these endlessly captivating and beautiful subjects. Flip this book open vertically; these are drawings of tall trees!


Drawn to Nature

Filename: drawn-to-nature.pdf
ISBN: 9781631060823
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Number of pages: 128
Author: Holly Ward Bimba
Publisher: Race Point Pub

Download and read online Drawn to Nature in PDF and EPUB A bird lands softly on a tree and begins to sing. Butterflies dance through the air. A sturdy oak sways gently with the breeze. Artist and illustrator Holly Ward Bimba inspires you to notice the natural world all around with this gorgeous guided journal. Broken into 8 segments, Drawing to Nature calls attention to leaves, flowers, insects, forests, animals, seasons, plants, and living with nature. Each section includes a 150 word introduction and is filled with beautiful, unique artwork to help sketch artists tap into their creative side and enjoy the naturally breathtaking surroundings. Includes an illustrated sketchbook, pencil, 20 wax envelopes, and a keepsake envelope to store your nature treasures.


The Where the Why and the How

Filename: the-where-the-why-and-the-how.pdf
ISBN: 9781452119113
Release Date: 2012-09-14
Number of pages: 168
Author: Matt Lamothe
Publisher: Chronicle Books

Download and read online The Where the Why and the How in PDF and EPUB A science book like no other, The Where, the Why, and the How turns loose 75 of today's hottest artists onto life's vast questions, from how we got here to where we are going. Inside these pages some of the biggest (and smallest) mysteries of the natural world are explained in essays by real working scientists, which are then illustrated by artists given free rein to be as literal or as imaginative as they like. The result is a celebration of the wonder that inspires every new discovery. Featuring work by such contemporary luminaries as Lisa Congdon, Jen Corace, Neil Farber, Susie Ghahremani, Jeremyville, and many more, this is a work of scientific and artistic exploration to pique the interest of both the intellectually and imaginatively curious.


How to Be a Wildflower

Filename: how-to-be-a-wildflower.pdf
ISBN: 9781452152653
Release Date: 2016-02-16
Number of pages: 208
Author:
Publisher: Chronicle Books

Download and read online How to Be a Wildflower in PDF and EPUB A fresh perspective, an outdoor exploration, a new adventure about to begin—How to Be a Wildflower is the book to celebrate these and other wide-open occasions. Encouraging self-discovery through encounters with nature, beloved artist Katie Daisy brings her beautiful paintings and lettering to this collection of things to do and make, quotes, meditations, natural history, and more. A recipe for strawberry rhubarb pie, a prompt to hike by the light of the moon, a place to press flowers: every page inside the charming textured two-piece case invites readers to wander, gather, savor, and ponder the natural world around them. For every wild and free spirit—and those who aspire to be—this is a field guide to living life to the fullest.


Creaturepedia

Filename: creaturepedia.pdf
ISBN: 9781847806963
Release Date: 2015-08-06
Number of pages: 216
Author: Adrienne Barman
Publisher: Wide Eyed Editions

Download and read online Creaturepedia in PDF and EPUB Welcome to this collection of best-loved animals from all over the world, chosen for their special talents and characteristics, with fun illustrations by Adrienne Barman. Meet 'the architects', the 'noisy neighbours', the 'homebodies', the 'forever faithfuls', the 'champions of forgetfulness' and more in this alphabetically ordered encyclopedia. Filled with fascinating facts, curious creatures and characterful cartoons, this book will keep young explorers busy for hours.


Play the Forest School Way

Filename: play-the-forest-school-way.pdf
ISBN: 9781780289298
Release Date: 2016-06-16
Number of pages: 160
Author: Peter Houghton
Publisher: Duncan Baird Publishers

Download and read online Play the Forest School Way in PDF and EPUB Forest School is founded on a philosophy of nature-based play and learning that encourages children to develop confidence and self-esteem. This book will get your kids outside, making and building in the real world (instead of on a computer screen!). Whether your local woodland is a forest or a strip of trees along the edge of an urban park, these activities provide fantastic opportunities for family time and will encourage your children to fall in love with outdoor play. This is the first book to share Forest School games, crafts and skill-building activities with families and friends, its magical illustrations and simple instructions drawing children easily into a world of wonder.


The Big Book of Nature Activities

Filename: the-big-book-of-nature-activities.pdf
ISBN: 9781550925968
Release Date: 2016-06-20
Number of pages: 384
Author: Jacob Rodenburg
Publisher: New Society Publishers

Download and read online The Big Book of Nature Activities in PDF and EPUB The average child can identify over one thousand corporate logos, but only ten native plants or animals—a telling indictment of our modern disconnection from nature. Soaring levels of obesity, high rates of ADHD, feelings of stress and social awkwardness, and "Nature Deficit Disorder" are further unintended consequences of a childhood spent primarily indoors. The Big Book of Nature Activities is a comprehensive guide for parents and educators to help youth of all ages explore, appreciate and connect with the natural world. This rich, fully illustrated compendium features: Nature-based skills and activities such as species identification, photography, journaling, and the judicious use of digital technology Ideas, games, and activities grounded in what's happening in nature each season Core concepts that promote environmental literacy, such as climate change and the mechanisms and wonder of evolution, explained using a child-friendly, engaging approach Lists of key species and happenings to observe throughout the year across most of North America Perfect for families, educators, and youth leaders , The Big Book of Nature Activities is packed with crafts, stories, information and inspiration to make outdoor learning fun. Jacob Rodenburg is the Executive Director of the Camp Kawartha summer camp and outdoor education centre. As well as publishing numerous articles on children, nature and the environment, he has worked in the field of outdoor education for twenty-five years. Drew Monkman is an award-winning environmental advocate, naturalist, and retired teacher. In addition to his weekly nature column, Drew is the author of two season-based nature guides, including Nature's Year.


Hello Nature

Filename: hello-nature.pdf
ISBN: 1780677359
Release Date: 2016-03-01
Number of pages: 224
Author: Nina Chakrabarti
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

Download and read online Hello Nature in PDF and EPUB A fantastic new nature activity book from Nina Chakrabarti, exploring the exciting natural world around us. This is your very own nature scrapbook, packed with fascinating facts and brilliant activities. Doodle, draw and colour in leaves, butterflies, plants and much more. How many different types of snowflakes are there, and how are leaves formed? Find out how to make your own leaf prints, twig sculptures and minibeast hotels. With her beautiful, distinctive illustrations, explore the weird and wonderful things you can find all around you - whether you're out in a park, in your back garden or sitting in your living room at home!


The Who the What and the When

Filename: the-who-the-what-and-the-when.pdf
ISBN: 9781452137230
Release Date: 2014-10-14
Number of pages: 176
Author: Jenny Volvovski
Publisher: Chronicle Books

Download and read online The Who the What and the When in PDF and EPUB In the bestselling tradition of The Where, the Why, and the How, this offbeat illustrated history reveals 65 people you've probably never heard of, but who helped shape the word as we know it. Muses and neighbors, friends and relatives, accomplices and benefactors—such as Michael and Joy Brown, who gifted Harper Lee a year's worth of wages to help her write To Kill a Mockingbird. Or John Ordway, the colleague who walked with Lewis and Clark every step of the way. Each eye-opening story of these unsung heroes is written by a notable historian and illustrated by a top indie artist, making The Who, the What, and the When a treasure trove of word and image for history buffs, art lovers, and anyone who rejoices in unexpected discovery.