Discovering Great Artists

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607285
Size: 73.52 MB
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Discovering Great Artists. "Discovering Great Artists" has 75 great artists featured in 110 amazingly fun and unique quality art appreciation activities for children. They will experience the styles and techniques of the great masters, from the Renaissance to the Present. A brief biography of each artist is included with a fully illustrated, child-tested art activity, featuring painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, architecture, and more. Includes such greats as Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, Monet, Degas, Picasso, Van Gogh, Dali, Matisse, Pollock, and O'Keeffe. 1998 Benjamin Franklin Silver Award, 2002 Practical Homeschooling Reader Award. Full "click-to" resource guide at Bright Ring's website to show each artist's most famous works. Some activity examples are: Da Vinci - Invention Art Michelangelo - Fresco Plaque Rembrandt - Shadowy Faces Monet - Dabble in Paint Degas - Resist in Motion Picasso- Fractured Friend Van Gogh - Starry Night Pollock - Action Splatter 1997 Benjamin Franklin Silver Award, Education 2003 Practical Homeschooling Award, 3rd Place 2007 Practical Homeschooling Reader Award in the art appreciation category, 3rd place. 2009 Practical Homeschooling Reader Award in the art appreciation category,1st Place

Stories

Author: Susie Brooks
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780753437421
Size: 72.92 MB
Format: PDF
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Stories. Get into Art is a gorgeous children's activity series that explores a wide range of artists' work while encouraging children to develop their own skills and techniques 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. 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. Get Into Art: Stories explores a fascinating array of pictures that tell stories from battle scenes to fairy tales, to timeless myths from artists as diverse as Edward Hopper, Matisse, L. S. Lowry and creators of the Bayeaux Tapestry. Each art work is paired with an art activity for children to do themselves.

Get Into Art Animals

Author: Susie Brooks
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books
ISBN: 9781447263937
Size: 31.40 MB
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Get Into Art Animals. A gorgeous children's activity 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. Art projects are varied, intriguing and clearly explained and will act as a springboard for plenty of artistic experiments. 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. 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.

Great American Artists For Kids

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607269
Size: 15.93 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Great American Artists For Kids. 75 great American masters are introduced through open-ended quality art activities allowing kids to explore great art styles from colonial times to the present. Each child-tested art activity presents a biography, full color artwork, and techniques covering painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, architecture, and more. Special art options for very young children are included. Many great artists will be familiar names, like Cassatt, Warhol, and O'Keeffe. Other names will be new to some, like Asawa, Smithson, and Magee. Each featured artist has a style that is interesting to children, with a life history that will entertain and inspire them. Sample of some of the artists and companion activities: Andy Warhol - Package Design Bev Doolittle - Camouflage Draw Dale Chihuly - Pool Spheres Maya Lin - Memorial Plaque Jasper Johns - Encaustic Flag Joseph Raffael - Shiny Diptych Roy Lichtenstein - Comic Sounds Thomas Jefferson - Clay Keystone Edward Hopper - Wash Over Grant Wood - Gothic Paste-Up Wolf Kahn - Layered Pastel Jackson Pollock - Great Action Art Mary Cassatt - Back-Draw Monoprint Louis Comfort Tiffany - Bright Windows Hans Hofmann - Energetic Color Blocks Rube Goldberg - Contraption Georgia O'Keeffe - Paint with Distance 2009 Moonbeam Children's Bronze Award 2009 Benjamin Franklin Award

Science Arts

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607234
Size: 70.81 MB
Format: PDF
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Science Arts. "ScienceArts" builds upon natural curiosity as children experience and explore basic science concepts as they create over 200 beautiful and amazing art experiments. Projects use common household materials and art supplies. The art activities are open-ended and easy to do with one science-art experiment per page, fully illustrated and kid-tested. The book inclues three indexes and an innovative charted Table of Contents. Suitable for home, school, museum programs, or childcare, all ages. Kids call this the "ooo-ahhh" book. Examples of projects include: - Crystal Bubbles - Dancing Rabbits - Building Beans - Magnetic Rubbing - Stencil Leaves - Magic Cabbage - Marble Sculpture - Immiscibles - Paint Pendulum - Ice Structures - Bottle Optics - Erupting Colors - Chromatography 1993 Benjamin Franklin Gold Award, Education/Teaching/Academic 1993 Benjamin Franklin Silver Award, Interior Design 1993 Benjamin Franklin Silver Award, Book Cover 1993 Washington Press Communicator Award, First Place Winner, Non-Fiction Book

Good Earth Art

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607277
Size: 45.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Good Earth Art. "Good Earth Art" contains over 200 easy fun art projects that develop an awareness of the environment and a caring attitude towards the earth. Projects use common materials collected from nature or recycled. The book is filled with sensible creative ideas to help recycle and reuse through art, for all ages, and includes a charted Table of Contents, two indexes, and a great list of environmental resources. 1992 Benjamin Franklin Gold Award 1992 Midwest Book Association Gold Award for Excellence

Mudworks Bilingual Edition Edicion Bilingue

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607242
Size: 79.94 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Mudworks Bilingual Edition Edicion Bilingue. The best 50 clay, dough, modeling and amazing mixture activities from the original award-winning book, "Mudworks", are presented in a butterfly-page format -- Spanish on the left and English on the right -- for art exploration and enjoyment by kids of all ages. Extra easy for kids' caring adults. Plenty of indexes and Resource Lists in both Spanish and English. If you want to brush up on your Spanish, or learn it for the first time, this book will help you do it. Trying to learn English? Enjoy!! ""Mudworks Bilingual" provides a unique opportunity for children, parents, teachers, and grandparents to read and create art together without language barriers, bringing Familia closer together. I highly recommend it!" ~ Edward James Olmos, film and stage actor, and head of latino reading programs in Los Angeles.

Storybook Art

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607226
Size: 73.65 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Storybook Art. "Storybook Art" is the long awaited literacy connection to art with 100 easy art activities inspired by 100 great picture book illustrators and their award-winning books -- both favorite classics and classics to be. Each activity has a personal quote by the illustrator, a child-sketched portrait, clear line art, and easy to follow materials and open-ended steps that value individual expression. The book is loaded with children's original art, a special resource chapter with awards and website links, birthday list of illustrators, and a unique chart of contents. No expertise is needed. Everyday materials like crayons, glue, scissors, and paint will allow young illustrators to blossom while learning to love readin with a new awareness or art, illustration and technique.

Behind The Canvas

Author: Blanca Apodaca
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
ISBN: 9781433348266
Size: 19.24 MB
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Behind The Canvas. An introduction to the equipment, daily activities, and other aspects of the work of an artist.

Scribble Art

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607072
Size: 77.28 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Scribble Art. Over 200 process art ideas stress exploration in an independent, non-competitive open-ended setting. Art encourages the process of creativity, discovery, and exploration. Activities need only basic art supplies and common kitchen supplies. Three indexes, charted Table of Contents, all child-tested and approved. For all ages. For home, school,homeschool, childcare, libraries, museums. "Scribble Art" remains the top favorite of the author, MaryAnn F. Kohl. Art activities include: - Arm Dancing - Chalk Stencil - Fabric Transfer - Bead Clay - Experi-Paint - Puff-It Paints - Sawdust Modeling - Goop - Wire Sculpture - Sprinkle Dots - Nail Collage - String Thing - Color Spin - Puppet Treasure Box - Scribble Cookies