Teen Read Week: Picture It At Your Library

Introduction

Teen Read Week kicks off on October 16!

Internet Links

@149st: Documenting New York City Graffiti
http://www.at149st.com/
Devoted to preserving NYC's subway graffiti as an art form.

Design Tutorials
http://www.designtutorials.info/
Learn the basics of graphic design, like how to make a simple but attractive website.

Eric Conveys an Emotion
http://emotioneric.com/
What does an emotion look like? Request an emotion, and Eric will act it out for you.

Google Art Project
Look at artwork from museums around the world - you can even zoom in on details.
 
How Are Hollywood Films Made?
Hands-on activities take you through the filmmaking process.
 
Name that Candybar
Look at photos of the insides of candybars, and figure out which ones they are!
 
The Art of Mehndi
Learn more about this ancient form of body art from tutorials and sample designs.
 
Print Resources
Click : The Ultimate Photography Guide for Generation Now
Charlie Styr with Maria Wakem
Photography guide written by teens for teens.
 
Drawing Words and Writing Pictures : Making Comics from Manga to Graphic Novels
Jessica Abel & Matt Madden
A course on comic creation that centers on storytelling and concludes with making a finished comic.
 
Ghostopolis
Doug TenNapel
Imagine Garth Hale's surprise when he's accidentally zapped to the spirit world by Frank Gallows, a washed-out ghost wrangler.
 
Library Wars
Kiiro Yumi
Want to fight censorship? Join the Library Defense Force!
 
Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray
Ian Edginton
Why doesn't Dorian Gray ever age? Find out in this graphic novel adaptation.
 
Picture This
Norah McClintock
Someone wants Ethan's camera, and is willing to hurt him for it.
 
Tattoo Art and Design
edited by Viction:ary
Hundreds of tattoo designs by new artists.