Imagine a world without fire. There would be no cooked food, no artificial light and no way of keeping warm in a cool climate. Fire can be dangerous, but over thousands of years we have learned to tame it. We use it to make pottery, glass and metals. It enabled us to invent the steam engine, the internal combustion engine and the rocket. Where would we be without it?
How to Draw Wales features step-by-step instructions showing how to draw many of Wales’s most recognised landmarks. Including Mount Snowdon, Tenby Harbour and Cardiff Castle as well as some well-known Welsh icons, such as their National Dress and rugby players, this is an essential book for any budding artist who would like to master the art of drawing Wales.
Dundee the fourth largest city in Scotland, famous for jute, jam and journalism – but that’s not all! Fiona MacDonald delves into the very peculiar history of Scotland’s best kept secret. From the Picts – and Plots, to the fish and the fleece, learn all about this fascinating Scottish city. Featuring black and white illustrations, witty anecdotes and incredible trivia, readers will be entertained and educated.
Take an incredible tour through a Samurai Castle. Explore its relevance to the people who built it and the lives that they led. Stunning cut-away illustrations help lead the reader through the often complex historical periods. Written in a clear, concise style. Contents, glossary, and index.