Here’s a wonderful opportunity to learn about the splendid historic buildings that lend the New England landscape much of its fascination and charm. G. The result is an educational and entertaining book that offers not only hours of coloring enjoyment but also an excellent inexpensive guidebook for the thousands of vacationers and tourists who visit the New England area each year.
Smith has rendered for coloring 43 extant structures all open to the public at least part of the year embracing a wide variety of architectural styles and historic periods. Detailed line illustrations depict these historic homes from all six new england states:nathan hale homestead coventry, nhrobert frost place franconia, magreat stone dwelling Enfield, RIGilbert Stuart Birthplace Saunderstown, RIEmma Willard House Middlebury, MAPaul Revere House Boston, MEWinslow Homer Studio Prouts Neck, MEEmily Dickinson Homestead Amherst, MAHouse of the Seven Gables Salem, VTCoolidge Homestead Plymouth Notch, CTMark Twain House Hartford, NHThe Breakers Newport, CTHarriet Beecher Stowe House Brunswick, VT… and many more.
For each dwelling, an informative caption accompanies the illustration, giving the background and significance of the house. Noted illustrator A.
Creative Haven The American House Architecture Coloring Book Creative Haven Coloring Books
Arranged chronologically, the detailed drawings range from the saltbox house to the contemporary. Each picture is accompanied by an informative caption. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Originally published as The American House: Styles of Architecture. Specially designed for experienced colorists, The American House Architecture and other Creative Haven® adult coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment.
Thirty-one illustrations showcase the rich and varied architecture of residential homes across the United States. Each title is also an effective and fun-filled way to relax and reduce stress.
The American House Styles of Architecture Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book
Here is the grand sweep of American domestic architecture. Smith has rendered over forty extant structures in crisp, detailed drawings. From mud pueblos to solar-heated contemporaries, from log cabins to town houses, from sod huts to Greek Revival mansions. In addition to many hours of coloring fun, cultural historians, this book offers students, and Americana enthusiasts a step-by-step overview of the evolution of American architecture — from its primitive origins to the technologically sophisticated homes of today.
Rich, methods, informative captions date and identify each house as well as describing important architectural features, and materials of construction and historical background, and showing how Old World architectural styles were adapted and modified in America. G. Ranging from the taos pueblo new mexico, italianate, georgian, second empire, beaux-arts classical, Stick Style, pre-sixteenth century to a striking contemporary design by John Milnes Baker, the houses represent a host of native and European-inspired styles: Spanish Colonial Revival, Richardson Romanesque, High-Victorian Gothic, Prairie, and many others.
Spanning roughly 500 years, the dwellings reveal a remarkable variety of styles and approaches. Noted illustrator A.
Victorian Houses Dover History Coloring Book
This handsome collection of ready-to-color drawings serves as a delightful introduction to the many distinctive styles of authentic Victorian-era homes. Twenty-nine meticulously rendered illustrations depict steep-roofed gothic revival villas with spacious "piazzas, bay windows, " or porches, and stained glass windows; a Queen Anne structure with turrets, distinguished by rounded arches and stone and brick facing; and an Italianate "palazzo, and hipped roofs; a Richardson Romanesque dwelling, " with tall, narrow windows and porches.
Other homes include a seaside cottage in the "stick style"; an italianate san francisco residence of the 1880s; the john anderton house — with its attractive mansard roof — in Chicopee Falls, Illinois 1856; a Moorish-styled urban residence in Baltimore 1886, an 1890 Victorian renovation of a house originally built in 1829; the unusual Octagon House in Ottawa, Massachusetts; the Russell-Cooper House in Mount Vernon, Ohio, designed by W.
. Frederic 1886; and the elegant "vinland, Rhode Island, " a Newport, residence 1882–1884. A wonderful opportunity for coloring book fans to apply their own ideas of color and hue to these residences, this book will also delight architecture buffs and lovers of nostalgia and all things Victorian. The victorians were quite fond of wraparound porches, stained glass windows, gables and turrets, dormers, and other architectural embellishments.
C. Even the smallest cottages boasted unusual elements such as gingerbread fretwork and arched windows.
The Victorian House Coloring Book
Dollhouse buffs, who consistently prefer the Victorian style to all others, will welcome this handsome book, while designers and illustrators will be especially pleased that all the illustrations are royalty free. In addition, a delightful double-page spread shows the garden with a gazebo. Typical of victorian-era house, which often combined several architectural styles, the house shown here blends a simple Italianate exterior with such Second Empire features as a mansard roof and dormer windows.
From a nostalgic introduction by john philip sousa iii to the charming original illustrations of Daniel Lewis, color schemes, The Victorian House Coloring Book invites children and colorists to re-create the furnishings, and rich decorations of a lovely Victorian home. Comprising a complete household tour, kitchen, these beautifully authentic illustrations depict the exterior, three bedrooms, parlor, library, bathroom including a water closet, dining room, attic, front hallway, and basement.
Open this book and you'll soon find yourself immersed in the wonderful gingerbread world of Victorian architecture and interior design. This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books. Other styles often featured in such homes include Queen Anne and Romanesque revivals, Carpenter Gothic and Stick, and Eastlake.
A well-researched and informative text by Kristin Helberg accompanies each illustration, commenting on furnishings and architectural details and providing insight into the historical background and everyday life of the era. This item is manufactured in United States. Victorian house coloring book.
Creative Haven Victorian Houses Architecture Coloring Book Creative Haven Coloring Books
Each title is also an effective and fun-filled way to relax and reduce stress. Specially designed for experienced colorists, Victorian Houses Architecture and other Creative Haven® adult coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display.
Originally published as Victorian Houses. A gothic revival with stained glass windows, and a Richardson Romanesque are among these 31 handsome, a Queen Anne with turrets, ready-to-color examples of Victorian-era homes. This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books. This item is manufactured in United States.
Each depiction of an authentic structure includes a fact-filled caption. Victorian house coloring book.
Historic Houses of New York State
Anthony house in rochester; the alice austen house on state Island; Olana, the exotic riverside home of artist Frederick Edwin Church in the Hudson Valley; the Harriet Tubman House in Auburn; and many more. G. This item is manufactured in United States. Informative captions identify and provide background information on each house.
Noted artist A. Smith has carefully rendered 43 famous New York State homes all currently open to the public and many popular tourist attractions in clear, crisp line drawings. Among the houses depicted are the theodore roosevelt birthplace, Frick Mansion, all in Manhattan; Kykuit, and Gracie Mansion, the Rockefeller Estate in Pocantico Hills; Sunnyside, the Tarrytown home of Washington Irving; the Susan B.
With this well-researched and well-designed book, colorists of all ages can absorb a rich slice of history while they have fun coloring. Victorian house coloring book. This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books.
Godey's Fashions Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book
This item is manufactured in United States. Thirty ready-to-color illustrations depict lavish dresses and gowns of velvet and damask; smart riding outfits trimmed with braid and gilt; an elegant cashmere shawl, children's outfits; as well as hair ornaments, footwear, and other accessories. This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books.
Superbly rendered illustrations, adapted from godey's Lady's Book, a rare nineteenth-century fashion magazine, provide authentic views of evolving Victorian modes of apparel — from lace-edged necklines and elongated bodices to fitted bonnets and extravagant bustles. A lovely collection that offers an authentic glimpse of what well-dressed ladies and youngsters of the Victorian era were wearing, costume designers, this is a must-have for coloring book fans, and cultural historians.
Victorian house coloring book.
Country Cabins Coloring Book: An Adult Coloring Book with Rustic Cabins, Charming Interior Designs, Beautiful Landscapes, and Peaceful Nature Scenes
Enjoy coloring a variety of small houses and the beautiful landscapes that surround them. Victorian house coloring book. This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books. Know someone who loves to color? Make them smile by getting them a copy too. 2019 gift ideasrelax with cozy cabins, and peaceful country scenes with this charming coloring book from bestselling publishing brand, lovely interiors, Jade Summer.
Our country cabins Coloring Book takes you on a relaxing trip into nature. Every image is placed on its own black-backed page to reduce the bleed-through problem found in other coloring books. Great for All Skill Levels. We’ve included 25 unique images for you to express your creativity and make masterpieces.
We have packed this gorgeous coloring book with many realistic details. Every page you color will pull you into a relaxing world where your responsibilities will seem to fade away. Makes a Wonderful Gift. In addition to outdoor scenes, we have also included delightful interior coloring pages full of country charm!You get to color a rustic cabin next to a gently flowing river, a mountainside cabin overlooking an evergreen forest, and even a tiny cabin on its own little island.
Our fun, meet other colorists, friendly, and supportive community on social media is an entertaining way to view completed pages from other Jade Summer fans, and share your masterpieces with the world.
Vintage Homes: Adult Coloring Book: Perspectives of Queen Anne & Other Classic Victorian House Designs Vintage Homes: Adult Coloring Books Volume 3
The most charming homes of the later Victorian era were a sight to behold, from their complex structures to their ornate crafted details. Inside this book, you can take a look back to the 1880s and 1890s, when many elaborately-decorated houses were built in America. Broadly, though some may be considered folk victorian, with many in the Stick or Eastlake style, the homes in this book are in the Queen Anne style, with “gingerbread house” bargeboard/vergeboard detailing.
These 44 authentic antique home designs have all been drawn in the perspective view — how they would look in a natural setting, or as may have been seen in a drawing of a home for sale. This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books. Victorian house coloring book. Most of these houses were built from wood, patterns, with many different textures, carvings and other ornamentation incorporated into the design.
This item is manufactured in United States. The homes from this age that remain standing today are considered historic treasures — which is all the more reason for you to explore these magnificent pieces of America’s architectural past. But what about the color? in addition to the creative, crafty styles of architecture, advances in manufacturing made a spectrum of paint shades affordable, and the homes that remain from this time are often vividly colored.
. Many of these houses include wonderful wide porches and balconies, steep roofs, turrets and towers, shingles, cupolas, and ornate moldings and trim.
Creative Haven Country Farm Scenes Coloring Book Creative Haven Coloring Books
This item belongs to painting and drawing, drawing-pads-and-books. This item is manufactured in United States. Thirty-one idyllic scenes include everything from cows in the meadow and chickens in the hen house to fields of flowers and fresh vegetable stands. Colorists can relax and unwind with this beautiful book illustrating life on the farm.
Colouring Books. Each title is also an effective and fun-filled way to relax and reduce stress. These realistically rendered images will make you want to "Live, Laugh, Farm" — and of course, color! Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Victorian house coloring book.
Specially designed for experienced colorists, Country Farm Scenes and other Creative Haven® adult coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment.