Profiles of over eighty Canadian children's book authors include information on education, family, childhood, influences, creative ideas, and advice for future authors.
Go pishing for birds; become a bat detective; take a city safari; find snakes and lizards; identify spiders and their webs; look for owl pellets... Make nettle soup; or itching powder from rosehips; make a bark rubbing; an elder-stem peashooter; or elderflower fritters. Wake up in time to hear the dawn chorus; listen to the heartbeat of a tree; or just stand out in the rain for half an hour... With The Bumper Book Of Nature the whole family will want to switch off the television and computer, pull on their wellingtons and get outside to discover the endless bounty, beauty and fascination of nature right on our doorstep. Lavishly designed with over 160 full-colour illustrations of British wildlife and flora, along with gorgeous black-and-white line drawings throughout, this beautiful and timeless book will be treasured for years to come by children and adults alike.
Step inside beautiful gardens and take some time for yourself to relax among the bees and butterflies. From the publisher of the hugely successful Creative Colouring series.Get ready to ramble through some of the most beautiful garden spaces and make them burst with colour. Fill in fragrant climbers and doodle next to dahlias and add in some stunning details to nature's most exquisite insect, the butterfly. Immerse yourself in the flower and fauna of one of our favourite landscapes and colour in gorgeous plants to attract bees to every page. Specifically designed to encourage relaxation and foster an atmosphere of peace and calm, these beautiful illustrations inspired by the natural world will help you switch off from your worries and let your inner artist free. The Colour Yourself Calm series celebrates the natural world and will help you to forget your stresses, as you fill the pages with beautiful colours. The only limit is your imagination. Also available: Colour Yourself Calm: Fabulous Forests and Wild Flowers.
In this detailed guide, Jack Christie shares his favorite two- and three-day trips in the Vancouver area. It covers everything from rugged outdoor activities in the Gulf Islands to bicycle tours in Victoria, wine tours in the Okanagan, and backroad exploring in Whistler, ensuring that visitors can find as much (or as little) adventure as they like. There are getaways for every taste and budget, and none are more than a five-hour drive from Vancouver, including ferry travel where necessary. Each of the 28 entries includes complete driving directions with tips on sights to see along the way, as well as activities, attractions, accommodations, and dining options for the destination. In addition to photos, each chapter features sidebars and pull-out sections that offer specific tips for maximizing one’s time. Indexes of the destinations and activities make planning the perfect weekend getaway a breeze.
The words "Purple mountains majesty" were written into the song "Oh, Beautiful," but it could have also been red, yellow, or orange, perhaps. The Rocky Mountains are filled with spectacular colours year round. Pick your favourite and find it with this book.
This is a collectible series of cross-stitch chart books on all cross stitchers' favourite subjects. This series offers high-quality at a value-for-money price for all the most popular stitching themes. This brand-new series of cross-stitch chart books brings together the work of David and Charles' favourite and most talented designers, and presents their charts in a wide range of themed chart books. Offering 10 pages of charted designs, each title in the series contains cross-stitch charts on one popular subject. Every chart includes an easy-to-use key, and an inspirational colour photograph of each finished piece shows the fantastic results to be achieved. Each chart book also provides handy stitching tips and advice, stitch diagrams, guidance on techniques and materials, and a thread conversion chart to ensure you have all the information required to complete every design featured.
COLORING BOOK COMBINE WITH POSTER COLLECTION (FULL COLOR PHOTO BOOK): 20 pages for coloring + 20 removable postersContent included:1/ Illustration Heart King & Queen Fantasy2/ Illustration My Own Character With A Snowman For The Christmas And N Cartoons3/ Illustration This Illustration Inspired Cartoons4/ Illustration Shina Mask Of Fire Fantasy5/ Illustration Man Getting Hit Cartoons6/ Illustration Meditating Monkey Peaceful Illustration Cartoon Comics7/ Illustration Illustration Of A Devil's Head With Sharp Fangs And Win Fantasy8/ Illustration Ogre Looking Through Doorlock Illustration Fantasy9/ Illustration This Illustration Is Showing A Little Warrior With Cute Cartoons10/ Illustration Two Aliens Watching Their Constellation Shadow Fantasy11/ Illustration Inspired Anime & Manga12/ Illustration A Design That Gives Hope That In The Dark There Is Stil Fantasy13/ Illustration Inspired Fantasy14/ Illustration Inspired On A Poem About A Guardian Angel Written Fantasy15/ Illustration The Imagination Of A Child Fantasy16/ Illustration Illustration Of The Main Chararacter Inspired Anime & Manga17/ Illustration Illustration Of Random Asian Girl Cartoons18/ Illustration A Temple That Was Once A Place Of Celestial Now Lost A Fantasy19/ Illustration God Of The Underworld Fantasy20/ Illustration Forgotten Ancient Civilization FantasyTAGs: wildflower un birthday march hare monochrome minimalist fantasy nostalgia lewis carroll eat me drink book quote typography queen of hearts impossible things believe inspirational motivational flamingo croquet mind own business world wisdom if everybody minded their mothers day begin at beginning painting roses red have i gone people are dont think then shouldnt talk different person no use going back to yesterday im not crazy my reality is just than yours valentine valentines lady di love princess wales playing casino poker girl lovely song jack ace spade club diamond spades clubs diamonds gamble gambling game royal royalty flush straight full house sword crown deck simple outline case hand bluff lie cheat steal black symbol icon logo luck lucky fortune money rich riches leader kingdom suicide snowman sam burl ives classic vintage retro winter holiday holidays snow rudolph nosed reindeer favourite characters character yeti seamless wrapping wallpaper tree children ornament raccoon new vector magic celebrate star scrapbook owl kids graphic decor snowflake season decorative texture december childhood joy background wild pattern fox cartoon animal textile year woodland wildlife caricature figure yule hipster flowers fashionable floral youth fir colored angel father decorations santa ornaments baubles bauble card merry drawn cute celebration happy bear decoration castle mickey mouse bambi minnie tink tinkerbell mary poppins sandityche land walt wdw dlr inspired by lunastonecrafts lunastone great big beautiful tomorrow progress carousel shining positive invention innovation florida worlds fair robin williams minimalism radiohead t 90s band experimental clock acomaf acotar sarah j maas court mist fury thorns feyre rhysand night ipad pro fanart silhouette baby groot guardians galaxy shrub music dance marvel japan japanese kyoto tokyo shrine temple origami karate shinjuku harajuku buddha buddhism geisha osaka nagoya shinto confucius nihon nippon shina manga sakura nagasaki ninja shogun martial arts bandana belt accessories boots bullet bagpack mask pajamas teacher warrior dad kid student master fighter shadow silent alabama football jalen hurts tua tagoviloa bama roll tide georgia play kaka milan orlando madrid sao paolo brazil midfield playmaker smart getting merried insyallah laku keras amin grey blue numbers order sequence systems ready games sts green soccer st yellow young monkey meditating zen vibes