"Children have always been attracted towards bright colours, various shapes and diverse objects that they see around them. Nature fascinates them. The beautiful birds, animals, flowers and trees fires their imagination and they want to capture it on paper. But how, for all are not artists. Well, this book has been especially developed for those who want to learn and master the art in a fun way. The step-by-step instructions, along with the audio-visual CD, will show you how to create beautiful pictures. See how a circle or an oval transforms into a flower or a peacock; a few lines here and a few there become a human figure. This book starts with the basics - lines, shades, texture, balance, harmony, rhythm, tone, colours, etc. and goes on to teach the various different techniques of drawing and painting. So pick up a pencil and paper and let your imagination fly. Gain confidence with each passing day and master the art of drawing and painting. "