"Manga & Mozart"
60 hand drawn prints of pure operatic fun make
perfect gifts for all ages.
Manga (Japanese drawing style) meets Mozart, Verdi, Puccini, and more in this entertaining, unique book of beloved characters and scenes, from some of the most famous operas ever written.
With over a year's worth of research, working with historians from around the world, each character is hand drawn and adorned in historically accurate attire, with patterns and furnishings showcasing essentially what would have been seen in real life.
Interesting facts about each opera are included on separate pages, with borders that also depict the style and fashion of that time period, making this the perfect combination of entertainment and education.
Enjoy a fresh, modern interpretation of a centuries-old art form, intended for all ages.
This book earned Opera Volunteers International's Project of Special Merit Award.
As a constant advocate for opera, this creation is especially close to my heart. Horned helmets optional!
"Hues of Happiness"
40 hand drawn prints to inspire
joy and creativity
Appealing to all ages, this beautifully detailed coloring book features intricate illustrations spanning an array of subjects. Colorists will shade their way through delicate florals, tessellations, ornate knotwork and more on their journey. You’ll notice influence from Celtic knotwork, Mughal paintings, mehndi (henna) designs, and Nordic carvings. While the subject matter varies, they are united by this unique, global aesthetic.
Each of the 40 illustrations are individually printed on a single page, so cutting out and framing is easy. Break out the colored pencils, pens, and markers: let your creativity go wild with hues of happiness! $9.99