Fox Chapel Publishing

Markers, Paintbrushes, and Pens…Oh My! Fox Chapel to Launch Medley of Drawing, Watercoloring, and Hand-lettering Books

February 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Elizabeth Martins

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717.283.2833
EMAIL: emartins@FCP.com


Let's Draw Flowers: A Creative Workbook for Doodling & Beyond

East Petersburg, PA — Fox Chapel Publishing is pleased to announce several new craft books to hit the market in February 2018. Through its imprint Design Originals, the publishing house will release the following books and watercoloring series:

  • Let’s Draw Flowers: A Creative Workbook for Doodling & Beyond by Angela Van Dam
  • Let’s Get Creative with Markers: A Creative Workbook for Coloring, Shading, Blending & Beyond by Angela Van Dam
  • Just Add Watercolor: Easy Techniques and Beautiful Patterns for True Beginners by Robin Pickens
  • Just Add Watercolor: Happy Thoughts by Robin Pickens
  • Super Simple Handlettering: 20 Traceable Alphabets, Easy Projects, Practice Sheets & More! by Kiley Bennett

Under the direction of Vice President of Content Christopher Reggio, this new line of craft titles represents a strong succession of talent. Fox Chapel reintroduces bestselling artists Angela Van Dam and Robin Pickens, whose coloring books saw major success in previous years. It also introduces the skilled work of Kiley Bennett, professional hand lettering artist and founder of the woman-centered artistic community Girl-ish. Fox Chapel is pleased to work with such brilliant and accomplished artists while introducing their on-trend and gorgeous titles to a creative audience.

Coming February 2018!

ART / Techniques / Watercolor Painting

Just Add Watercolor Flowers

Fresh and delicate, flowers are the perfect subject for expressive watercolor art. This skill-building portfolio book for absolute beginners will teach you everything you need to know to get started with watercolor painting.

ISBN13: 978-1497203730

ART / Techniques / Color

Just Add Watercolor Flowers

Discover how easy it is to successfully use markers for coloring, sketching, illustration, mixed media, and more. Angelea Van Dam, the professional artist behind Hello Angel coloring books, reveals her marker secrets in this creative workbook for absolute beginners.

ISBN13: 978-1497203686

ART / Techniques / Watercolor Painting

Just Add Watercolor Happy Thoughts

Positive, inspiring messages and quotations are the perfect subject for expressive watercolor lettering. This skill building portfolio book for absolute beginners will teach you everything you need to know to get started with watercolor art.

ISBN13: 978-1497203747

ART / General

Super Simple Hand Lettering

“Kiley in Kentucky” hand lettering expert Kiley Bennett gets you started right away with 20 traceable alphabets. She guides you through five skill-building projects to let you practice drawing each upper and lower case letter. This interactive workbook also provides 20 pages of quality vellum tracing paper, along with four frameable pullout art prints.

ISBN13: 978-1497203716

ART / Techniques / Drawing

Just Add Watercolor Flowers

Fresh and delicate, flowers are the perfect subject for expressive watercolor art. This skill-building portfolio book for absolute beginners will teach you everything you need to know to get started with watercolor painting.

ISBN13: 978-1497203679

About Fox Chapel Publishing

Fox Chapel Publishing inspires and informs readers who enjoy a wide variety of hobbies, crafts, and lifestyle interests. The company specializes in illustrated nonfiction with a focus on artisan and high quality craft books. Fox Chapel publishes more than 1,200 book titles and three quarterly magazines, including DO Magazine, the #1 coloring magazine in its class. The publisher’s imprints include Design Originals, IMM Lifestyle Books, and Creative Homeowner. For more information, please visit
foxchapelpublishing.com.