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Get Into Art Places

Discover Great Art And Create Your Own!


Available: 09/09/14
9.23 x 10.87 · 32 pages
Ages 7-14 years
CDN $16.99 · cl

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Susie Brooks

Get into Art: Places by Susie Brooks features famous pieces of art that depict scenes like serene landscapes, snowy mountains, and busy streets and waterways. From artists such as Van Gogh, Canaletto, Klee and Hokusai, each work is paired with a related art project perfect for young artist's hands.
A gorgeous art series that explores a wide range of artists' work while encouraging children to develop their own skills and techniques, Get into Art! is perfect for active young artists of all abilities. Each book features twelve artworks, with information about the work and the artist. Art activities are varied, intriguing, clearly explained and will act as a springboard for plenty of artistic experiments.

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 does occasional art workshops with young children.

Susie Brooks is also the creator of the artwork projects in this book.