13 Art Techniques Children Should Know

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Prestel Junior #ad - 13 art techniques Children Should Know. What's the difference between watercolor and gouache, or between a collage and an assemblage? How are frescoes and mosaics made? Why do prints look so different from each other? These questions and others are explored through major works of art in dazzling color reproductions.

13 Art Techniques Children Should Know #ad - Children will learn about drawing through cave paintings and Leonardo's sketches, understand how Holbein and Van Gogh used oil paints to vastly different effect, and discover what Matisse accomplished with colored paper and a pair of sharp scissors. Along the way they will be encouraged to make their own masterpieces using similar techniques.

This new book in the 13 series introduces young readers to a variety of important art techniques, explained through some of the world's most recognizable masterpieces.

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13 Artists Children Should Know

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Prestel Junior #ad - Prestel. This heavily illustrated book featuring the world's greatest painters is an excellent introduction for young readers to artists and their works. Whether it’s leonardo da vinci’s mysterious mona lisa, or matisse’s playful cutouts, Van Gogh’s mesmerizing brush strokes, Vermeer’s vibrant depictions of light, the art featured here is introduced in a format and style that will appeal to children.

13 Artists Children Should Know #ad - . Each artist’s entry includes a concise biography, beautiful reproductions of major works, and lively texts that speak directly to young readers. Games, quizzes and other activities help readers learn about the significant contributions of each artist in a way that is both fun and inspiring. Additional information about museums, suggestions for further reading, and online resources will satisfy the most curious minds.

The book proceeds chronologically, accompanied by a timeline to offer helpful historical context.

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13 Paintings Children Should Know

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Prestel FBA-|280616 #ad - Prestel. The readable text offers biographical information about each artist and important facts about the painting’s technical and historical aspects. Games, quizzes, and coloring exercises provide additional opportunities for young readers to interact with the artworks, while a timeline throughout the book allows for easy historical orientation.

13 Paintings Children Should Know #ad - People of all ages are fascinated by mona Lisa’s beguiling smile, Van Gogh’s hypnotic night sky, and Frida Kahlo’s depiction of herself with a monkey. Readers will return again and again to these works, which provide continued opportunities for contemplation and discovery. These paintings and ten others are featured in the book in large reproductions with accompanying details.

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13 Art Movements Children Should Know 13...children Should Know

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Prestel Junior #ad - The latest volume in this successful series introduces young readers to major movements in art history―from Romanesque to Pop art. Filled with gorgeous color reproductions and packed with fascinating information, this beautiful book presents a chronological sampling of the world’s important artistic styles.

Prestel. 13 art movements Children Should Know. The book also features numerous ideas for projects that kids can undertake themselves and offers helpful suggestions for learning more about each style. All of these elements are presented in a playful, eye-catching manner that will appeal to a wide range of young readers.

13 Art Movements Children Should Know 13...children Should Know #ad - Double-page spreads provide a detailed description of each movement, representative illustrations, and a timeline that places the artwork in its historical context. Children will find hours of fun reading that will equip them with essential knowledge―enhancing and deepening their understanding of art history and inspiring them in their own artistic endeavors.

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A Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures Child's Introduction Series

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Black Dog & Leventhal #ad - In the tradition of black dog's best-selling child's introduction books, all brought to life through full-color photographs of 40 masterpieces, which include The Story of the Orchestra and A Child's Introduction to the Night Sky, styles, and periods, A Child's Introduction to Art introduces kids ages 9 through 12 to the art world's most famous painters, as well as charming original illustrations.

Also includes five masterpiece paintings to color. Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures. It also includes an overview of various styles and periods Renaissance, Cubism, Impressionism, etc. Instruction on how to view and appreciate art, and information on the color wheel and other tools artists employ.

The book highlights 40 painters and sculptors, and andy warhol, vincent van Gogh, inspirations, technique, influences, providing information on their life, Mary Cassatt, Salvador Dali, including Leonardo da Vinci, Diego Velasquez, Claude Monet, and a full-color photo of one of their signature works of art.

A Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures Child's Introduction Series #ad - Prestel. The newest volume in black dog's best-selling, award-winning Child's Introduction series explores the fascinating world of art and artists and includes do-it-yourself art projects throughout. Meredith hamilton's witty illustrations add another dimension to the excellent text and photographs. 13 art movements Children Should Know.

Fun art projects throughout, and spatter paint like pollock, making a stained-glass window with tissue paper, such as Can You Find It?, Q-tip pointillism, allow kids to learn about painting techniques and explore their own artistic abilities.

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13 Modern Artists Children Should Know Children Should Know 13...children Should Know

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Prestel #ad - From cubism to cartoons, this book of eye-popping art and engaging activities introduces young readers to modern art. Picasso, lichtenstein, calder, Chagall, Hockney―these artists and the others profiled here offer a world of interest to children. Prestel. This exciting exploration of modern, Pop, and postmodern art is designed to appeal to young minds.

Children will be drawn to the stories and interactive opportunities as they discover these important artists who changed the world. Prestel. 13 art movements Children Should Know. Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures. Large illustrations brimming with color; fascinating explanations and biographical information; do-it-yourself activities, quizzes and a helpful glossary and timeline are all part of the vibrant book.

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13 Buildings Children Should Know

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Prestel #ad - Prestel. Through activities such as games, quizzes, it teaches them the history behind each of the buildings, historical use, drawings and other activities, and presents fascinating facts about the design, and construction techniques. This book features pyramids built by men with pulleys, a tower that leans, an opera house shaped like a sailboat, a museum built like a spiral, and the most recent example, a “bird’s nest” stadium where the 2008 summer Olympics were held.

Each of these buildings and more are introduced to young readers through lively texts and illustrations that will serve to heighten their interest and knowledge about the world’s most important architecture, and perhaps inspire them to dream and build on their own. 13 art movements Children Should Know.

13 Buildings Children Should Know #ad - The world's most iconic buildings are made accessible and exciting for young readers in this colorful introduction to architecture that changed the world. Children’s fascination with buildings is a natural outgrowth of their curiosity about anything strange or huge or complex. This unique book brings together thirteen architectural wonders that have intrigued children for years.

Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures. Prestel.

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13 Women Artists Children Should Know

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Prestel FBA-|287855 #ad - Prestel. 13 art movements Children Should Know. In colorful spreads that feature important works as well as portraits of the artists themselves, the Renaissance painter and pupil of Michelangelo, children will learn how Sofonisba Anguissola, mastered portraiture in the Spanish Court; how the exquisitely wrought illustrations of Maria Sybilla Merian advanced the study of nature in the seventeenth century; and how Mary Cassatt’s paintings depicted the lives of women in the nineteenth century.

13 Women Artists Children Should Know #ad - Modern and contemporary artists such as Georgia O’Keeffe, Frida Kahlo, Louise Bourgeois, and Cindy Sherman round out this introduction to women artists for children. Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures. Prestel. Used book in Good Condition. This book teaches a young audience about the works and lives of thirteen women artists through informative texts, puzzles, coloring exercises, and fun quizzes.

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13 Architects Children Should Know

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Prestel #ad - They will be introduced to the genius of frank lloyd wright, spain, the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Le Corbusier, and Zaha Hadid and can examine in detail the wonders of the Eiffel Tower, Mies van der Rohe, and Rome’s most beautiful museum. Buildings of every shape and size, and from all corners of the world, populate this colorful and beautifully produced book that introduces children to history’s most iconic architectural feats and the people behind them.

They will find out how thomas Jefferson, in building his plantation, Monticello, created a new architecture for a new nation. Additional information about the buildings pictured, suggestions for further reading, and online resources will satisfy the most curious minds. 13 architects Children Should Know.

13 Architects Children Should Know #ad - Prestel. The book proceeds chronologically, accompanied by a timeline to offer helpful historical context. Each architect’s entry includes a concise biography, illustrations of major works, and lively texts that speak directly to young readers. This lively and engaging volume in Prestel’s successful “Children Should Know” series opens a door into the fascinating world of architecture.

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13 Art Mysteries Children Should Know

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Prestel #ad - 13 art mysteries Children Should Know. Prestel. Prestel. 13 architects Children Should Know. In this intriguing book, young readers will be introduced to the unsolved mysteries behind some of the world’s greatest art and artists. For as long as people have been viewing the masterpieces in this book, fun, they’ve been asking the same questions: Why is the Mona Lisa smiling? Who was that girl with the pearl earring? What made Magritte’s reading woman so frightened? These and other great mysteries of the art world are explored in this colorful, and informative children’s book.

13 Art Mysteries Children Should Know #ad - From bosch to banksy, the mysterious life of caravaggio to the strange room in Velazques’ Las Meninas, Surrealism to stolen art―young readers’ interests in some of the world’s great masterpieces will be piqued by the puzzles they offer and that remain unsolved to this day. Each masterpiece is presented in a double page spread with stunning reproductions, biographical information about the artist, historical context and the pressing questions themselves.

Used book in Good Condition. Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures. 13 art movements Children Should Know.

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The Story of Paintings: A History of Art for Children

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Sterling Children's Books #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Prestel. From prehistoric cave art to graffiti, this beautiful compendium introduces children to the world of paintings. 13 art mysteries Children Should Know. Child s introduction to Art The World s Greatest Paintings and Sculptures. 13 architects Children Should Know. Prestel. Each spread showcases a different painting, kid-friendly cartoons, and fun prompts that encourage children to ask questions like, along with a profile of the artist, “What do you think Mona Lisa is smiling about?” and spot details in each work.

The Story of Paintings: A History of Art for Children #ad - Get ready to feast your eyes on an exhibition of fantastic art! kids can time-travel through the centuries and learn all about 39 paintings, to masterpieces by Dalí, to Botticelli’s The Birth of Venus and Velázquez’s Las Meninas, Picasso, from a galloping horse drawn in the Lascaux Caves during the Stone Age, Kahlo, and Basquiat.

13 art movements Children Should Know.

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