Introduction Crayons 101 A Little Crayon History Crayon Collector: Ed Welter Chapter 1: Drawing A Crayon Draws Any Way You Want Artist Profile: Aletha Kuschan Artist Profile: Fred Hatt Project: Crayon Portrait on Bristol Paper Artist Profile: Jane Davenport Artist Profile: Lynne Hoppe Project: Abstract Crayon Drawing on Cradled Board Artist Profile: John Lovett Chapter 2: Sculpture Introduction to Using Crayons in Sculpture Artist Profile: Herb Williams Project: Crayon Point Sculpture Artist Profile: Christian Faur Chapter 3: Carving Introduction to the Art of Carving Artist Profile: Diem Chau Artist Profile: Pete Goldlust Project: How to Carve a Crayon Artist Profile: Hoang Tran Chapter 4: Mixed Media Crayon Plus: Crayon in Collage and Mixed-Media Artist Profile: Jacqueline Fehl Artist Profile: Jane Davies Project: Crayon and Collage Artist Profile: Elena Nosyreva Artist Profile: Emmie VanBiervliet Artist Profile: Mary Jane Chadbourne Project: Mixed Media Treasure Box Chapter 5: Wax Resist Introduction to Wax Resist Artist Profile: Larry Walker Project: Crayon Batik Artist Profile: Shirley Ende-Saxe Artist Profile: Yevgenia Watts Project: Gelli Resist Artist Profile: Kathleen Pequignot Conclusion Artists' Directory Resources and Supplies Acknowledgments About the Author Index
Mixed-media artist Lorraine Bell resides in Windermere, Florida on the Butler chain of lakes. A painter, sketcher, traveler, and writer, she combines her passions to create illustrated art journals bursting with images and inspirations from her adventures on the road.Lorraine has been involved with the art industry for over twenty-five years. As the owner and manager of an art-supply store in the Cayman Islands for ten years, she hosted events that focused on the talents of local artists.She is the owner of Serendipity Studios and one of the four members that make up the collaborative team Art to the Fifth. She created a visual calendar/journal that is the inspiration for The Documented Life Project, a year-long undertaking that encourages the concept of visual and written chronicles.