Mean 'n' messy monsters
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Published
Ivine, CA : Walter Foster Jr., a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc., [2014].
ISBN
9781600583926, 160058392X
Lexile measure
IG 650L
Rating
IG650L
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Language
English
UPC
050283523024
Lexile code
IG
Lexile measure
650

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General Note
"Learn to draw 25 spooky, kooky monsters!"--Cover.
Description
"Mean 'n' Messy Monsters follows the introductory title in the Cartooning for Kids series, Crazy, Zany Cartoon Characters, expanding on its core concepts and teaching young artists to draw a range of fun and unique monsters in true cartooning style. Children will love learning how to reinterpret their favorite popular monsters in cartoon form, as well as design their own menacing characters, all with a colorful, silly touch. Featured sections cover characteristics, expressions, and gestures that make a cartoon monster come to life on the page, as well as creative ideas and techniques for rendering a monster in an unexpected costume, disguise, or location--all to scare and surprise, of course! Projects include widely recognized monsters from classic stories, movies, and legends, including beasts such as Godzilla, King Kong, Frankenstein, Mummies, zombies, and more-- reinterpreted in a fun and whimsical kid-friendly style! Each lesson begins with a simple shape and progresses to a colorful final piece of art, making it easy for budding artists of all skill levels to follow along. Along the way, tips and tricks from a professional cartoonist are included to guide their efforts, making this book an experience that is sure to create a new favorite pastime."--Publisher's description.
Target Audience
IG650L,Lexile
Target Audience
Decoding demand: 71 (high),Semantic demand: 84 (very high),Syntactic demand: 89 (very high),Structure demand: 88 (very high),Lexile
Target Audience
Ages 6+
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APA Citation (style guide)

Garbot, D. (2014). Mean 'n' messy monsters. Ivine, CA: Walter Foster Jr., a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Garbot, Dave. 2014. Mean 'n' Messy Monsters. Ivine, CA: Walter Foster Jr., a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Garbot, Dave, Mean 'n' Messy Monsters. Ivine, CA: Walter Foster Jr., a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Garbot, Dave. Mean 'n' Messy Monsters. Ivine, CA: Walter Foster Jr., a division of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc, 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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