Draw Some Awesome

$29.99 inc GST


Donovan Bixley’s magical new book, Draw Some Awesome, shares the secrets that have made him arguably New Zealand’s best illustrator. Perfect for kids of all ages.

Donovan brings his unique style to teaching kids (and grown-ups!) to draw. Draw Some Awesome spans levels of skill. Donovan takes his readers through warm-up exercises, mark making, sketchbooks, imagination exercises, inspirational shapes, drawing animals, faces, character creation, detail, copying, perspective, thumbnails, shading, shadows, composition, making an illustration, and even drawing a unicorn. Of course he does it with humour as well as skill.

About the Author:
Donovan Bixley is an illustrator and writer based in Taupo. Donovan has numerous bestsellers to his name, including the recent Maui series, and Much Ado About Shakespeare. Donovan created Pussycat, Pussycat (2015), Little Bo Peep (2014), The Wheels on the Bus (2010) and Old Macdonald’s Farm (2011) and The Great Kiwi ABC (2016). 

Additional information


Donovan Bixley


Upstart Press





Publication Date

9 September 2021

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