The Crowood Press are an independent, family run publisher that have been publishing books since 1982. Offering a diverse range of titles, they offer a range of books covering a variety of creative hobbies. Representing talented authors with astonishing expertise in their subjects, each book offers a wealth of advice suitable for artists of every ability - whether you're an absolute beginner or seasoned professional!
Keeping Sketchbooks by Martin Ursell is a comprehensive title that includes advice on how to enjoy keeping a sketchbook and getting the most out of your sketchbook.
Linocut for Artists and Designers by Nick Morley is a comprehensive guide to lino printing techniques.
Painting Portraits of Children by Simon Davis is a detailed and practical book that includes instruction on painting portraits of children.
Drawing with Charcoal by Kate Boucher is a stunning book that shows how to create your own expressive drawings using the subtle, complex and bold qualities of charcoal.
Illustrating Children’s Books by Martin Ursell answers all the questions you’ll have about creating illustrations for children.
Line and Wash Painting by Liz Chaderton is a practical guide to combining the best of your drawing & painting techniques to create vibrant images from ink & watercolour.