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Hands: Growing Up to Be an Artist

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Publisher Comments:

As the child in this story watches her mother and father work with their hands, she knows she wants to build and sew and garden and paint just like they do. All she needs is a special place to work, lots of good materials--and plenty of encouragement. With these tools, she is able to make the most wonderful things.

From Caldecott Honor-winning artist Lois Ehlert, here is a book for anyone, young or old, a book that celebrates the importance of nurturing the creative spirit within us all.

Includes an inspiring author's note.

Synopsis:

Join hands with artist Lois Ehlert in this moving celebration of family and creativity.

Synopsis:

The Caldecott Honor-winning artist presents this moving book that celebrates the importance of nurturing the creative spirit within everyone. Full color.

About the Author

LOIS EHLERT has created many picture books, including Leaf Man, Pie in the Sky, In My World, Growing Vegetable Soup, Planting a Rainbow, and the bestselling Waiting for Wings. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152051075
Author:
Ehlert, Lois
Publisher:
Harcourt Children's Books
Location:
Orlando, Fla.
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Handicraft
Subject:
Parent and child
Subject:
Art (painting sculpture artists architecture etc.)
Subject:
Creative Ability
Subject:
Toy and movable books
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Art/Architecture
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Art & Art Instruction
Subject:
Children s Art-General
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20040931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
5.5 x 10 in 0.7 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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