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Get Into Art: Animals Susie Brooks

Kingfisher Books Ltd
Hardback 32 pages

ISBN:
9780753435762
Size:
277 x 237 x 11mm
Published:
9th May 2013
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Series:
Get Into Art
Interest age: from c 7 years
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Overview

An award-winning children's activity book that explores a wide range of artists' work while encouraging children to develop their own skills and techniques, Get into Art: Animals is perfect for active young artists of all abilities. Art projects are varied, intriguing and clearly explained and will act as a springboard for plenty of artistic experiments.Winner of the 2013 British Book Design & Production Award in the Children's Trade category, and the 2014 English Association's English 4-11 Picture Book Awards for the best non-fiction 4-7 years title. Winner of the School Library Association INFORMATION BOOK AWARD 2014.Get into Art: Animals explores a fascinating array of animal artworks from artists as diverse as Degas, Matisse and Braque. Each is paired with an art activity for children to do themselves. Readers can combine their practical activity and creativity with discovering a wealth of fine art and finding out about a range of artists and art styles.

Author

Susie Brooks has a first class history of art degree and has worked as an editor and writer of children's non-fiction and picture books for over ten years. She's an artist herself and sometimes runs art workshops with young children. She lives in Edinburgh.

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