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, Vermeer's vibrant depictions of light, Van Gogh's mesmerizing brush strokes, or Matisse's playful cutouts, the art featured here is introduced in a format and style that will appeal to children. The book proceeds chronologically, accompanied by a timeline to offer helpful historical context. 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
Elephant fun for the little one. Soft toy elephant has an eye-catching blue and white striped body with yellow accents. Includes 1 wooden and 1 plastic teether, ribbon and plastic linkable loop for easy attachment to most strollers and car seats. Ages 0+
No artist can put a smile on your face quicker than Alexander Calder. A sense of playfulness animates all of his work—from his signature hanging mobiles to his endlessly creative toys, drawings, and jewelry. Alexander Calder: Meet the Artist! is an exciting hands-on introduction to this beloved American sculptor. Calder's whimsical world is brought to life by imaginative pop-ups, pull tabs, lift-the-flaps, and cutouts. A universe of artistic possibilities opens up as young readers explore Calder's creative evolution, play with his toy designs, and even create their own sculptural circus.
Will you get a plush banana? Vinyl balloons? Andy himself? Take a chance with this limited edition Andy Warhol Campbell’s Soup Can Series from Kidrobot. Packaged in an iconic Andy Warhol Campbell’s soup “can,” this blind can series will contain either a mystery vinyl or plush Andy Warhol item (1 of 16 designs). Collect the set and you too can earn your 15 minutes of fame.