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Art Activity & Art Instruction Books

Tiny World: Pins
Odd Dot

Staff Pick

Discover your new craft obsession with Tiny World: Pins!, for ages 10 and up!

Welcome to Tiny World!: A series of cutie-patootie mini-craft kits created especially for beginners. Coupled with materials to make an adorable, miniature project, this full-color...

Item No. 9781250203847
$14.99
Unplugged Family Activity Book
Wolf, Rachel Jepson

Staff Pick

Get ready for kid-approved ideas that celebrate the great outdoors year round! Whether you're building forts or making fresh cider, there's something for every kid and every season.

What might unfold if we put away our devices for an hour, a day, or even longer? What...

Item No. 9781592339433
$22.99
Unplugged Play: Grade School
Conner, Bobbi
Unplug your grade-schooler with 200 screen-free games and activities!

"A terrific prescription for much of what ails children and parents today."--Richard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder

From Fortune-Teller to Draw Me...

Item No. 9781523510207
$12.95
Unplugged Play: Preschool
Conner, Bobbi
Unplug Your Preschooler with more than 200 screen-free games and activities!

"Just plain fun!... Will help parents give their children the kind of childhood that more and more children are missing."--Mary Piper, PhD., author of Reviving Ophelia Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls...

Item No. 9781523510191
$12.95
Unplugged Play: Toddler
Conner, Bobbi
Unplug your toddler with over 150 screen-free games and activities!

"Every parent ought to have this... [A] feast of unplugged family favorites, forgotten and new."--Penelope Leach, PhD, psychologist and author of Your Baby and Child

From Tunnel Tube to Party Play Dough...

Item No. 9781523510184
$12.95
Very Hungry Caterpillar & Friends Coloring Activity Roll
Enjoy 6 feet of your favorite characters with The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Friends Activity Roll from Mudpuppy. The roll features coloring, mazes, spot the difference, and more, plus 5 colored pencils. Open the box and pull out the amount of paper...
Item No. 9780735360181
$9.99
Very Hungry Caterpillar Placemats
Chronicle Books
These doodle place mats based on the popular artwork from Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar(TM) let kids feed their imaginations! Picky eaters and restless restaurantgoers will love the caterpillar and his invitation to create at mealtime. This engaging place mat format will entertain...
Item No. 9781452116655
$12.99
Water Paper Paint
Jones, Heather

This book is not only for "painters" but for all types of creative individuals who want to experience and play with watercolor, whether their background is mixed-media, textile art, journaling, or paper craft. Unlike the typical watercolor text books, this unique, beautiful volume is a field...

Item No. 9781592536559
$22.99
Watercolor Workshop
Prood, Sasha

Often referred to as the "gateway art," watercolor is one of the most accessible and popular art mediums to explore. With Watercolor Workshop, author and artist Sasha Prood brings a sense of freedom and fun to watercolor instruction, while still covering all the skills you need to get started....

Learn to paint gorgeous contemporary art by practicing watercolor technique directly in this instructional sketchbook. Through 100 different experiments, artist Sasha Prood teaches you traditional techniques like wet-on-dry, wet-on-wet, and flat washes, and also encourages you to play with the...
Item No. 9781419729249
$24.99
What We Believe: A Black Lives Matter Principles Activity Book
Garcia, Laleña

This powerful activity book will engage hands, hearts, and minds as it introduces children to the guiding principles of the Black Lives Matter movement.

When the Black Lives Matter movement began in 2013, the three founders--Alicia Garza, Patrisse Khan-Cullors, and Opal Tometi--anchored...

Item No. 9781643794778
$10.95
Write and Draw Your Own Comics
Louie Stowell
This is a companion to the very successful Write Your Own Storybook - for kids who want to tell stories, but gravitate toward pictures. Has a mix of partially-drawn comics and blank panels with intro comics as instructions - lots of space for kids to draw their own comics, but they're never left...
Item No. 9780794521219
$15.99
Write Your Own Story Book
Stowell, Louis
Have you ever wanted to write a story, but wondered where to start? The Write Your Own Story Book is here to help. It's full of inspiring ideas for all kinds of different stories, with space of you to write them in and writing tips to help you on your way.
Item No. 9780794530198
$14.99
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book - Autographed Hardcover

Now you can write your own bestseller!

With The Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book, you're the author, illustrator, and main character. Filled with loads of interactive pages and plenty of space to write your own life's story, this book is all you need to create your masterpiece....

Item No. AUTOKINN9
$14.99