Ahoy, matey! Step aboard the pirate ship with this group of swashbucklers and create your own crazy pirate crew. Step-by-step instructions and illustrations are easy and fun to follow, and children will be entertained by fun facts about these pirates who roam the open seas. Kids will learn how to draw all types of peg-legged, parrot-loving pirates, including:
Barnacle Boris with his sword Scurvy Jim and his treasure chest Captain Clunk with a parrot on his shoulder Sharkbait George with his telescope Pete the Plank on watch duty And nine more!
In It’s Fun to Draw Pirates, Mark Bergin provides easy tips for using watercolors, crayons, pens, and collage to create some of the meanest pirates in the land. So raise the sails and get those young artists excited about drawing their very own crew of pirates!
This drawing/activity book is aimed at 4-8 year old children and boasts many easy step-by-step instructions, making this a book that any child can work on with or without adult supervision. Perfect for preschool classrooms or to take on a family trip.
Mark Bergin was born in Hastings, England, in 1961. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and has been illustrating children’s books since 1983. In 1991, he received a Times Educational Supplement award for book illustration. He lives in Bexhill-on-Sea, England.