Synopses & Reviews
This new edition of the award-winning Art in a Box is an ideal way to stimulate children's artistic creativity and teach them about some of the greatest artists of all time, including Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, and Alexander Calder.and#160;
Packaged in a sturdy box, this activity pack includes twenty large cards, each depicting a work of art from the world-famous collection of the Tate, with a range of related art activities detailed on the reverse, including painting, collage, textile, photography, and sculpture. Ideal for entertainment at home or as a resource for teachers, Art in a Box makes learning about art fun.
This lively activity book brings modern art to life for young readers, with activities based on 10 major modern and contemporary artworks. Fun facts and games fire kidsandrsquo; imaginations, and each activity is carefully designed to encourage a deeper understanding of the artistandrsquo;s approach and the concepts behind each piece. Packed with energetic, colorful illustrations, and photographs of the 10 featured works, this activity book shows that modern art can be accessible, enjoyable, and, above all, fun for even the youngest reader.
About the Author
Sarah Richardson is an award-winning author and educational consultant, and a visiting lecturer at Goldsmiths College and the Institute of Education, both in London. Drawing on her extensive experience in the classroom, she developed Art in a Box as a tool to inspire children about art and to get them making their own.