Synopses & Reviews
and#160; In this fourth PANTONE offering for the preschool set, children learn to match shades of each of the six basic colors in a self-correcting format. Each spread focuses on variations of a single color category (such as purple
), featuring a full-bleed tonal illustration on the left side of the spread and a grid of shades on the right. The illustration has four removable puzzle pieces that fit into the four associated quadrants, arranged by shade. This puzzle book enables young children to further their color familiarity in a uniquely engaging way, strengthening both their visual acuity and their spatial and fine motor skills. An appropriately challenging and satisfying matching book for toddlers, preschoolers, and color-conscious adults!
Praise for Pantone: Color Puzzles
"Lively interactive fun."
andquot;Interactive prompts...and background information...invite study and discussion.andquot;
A cat-themed book with eight puzzles on board stock with die-cut thumbholes. Each cat artwork is accompanied by a short verse and a description of the painting. The works are from the collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, reflecting various styles, periods, and cultures. Featured artists include Thand#233;ophile-Alexandre Steinlen, Francisco de Goya y Lucientes, Utagawa Hiroshige, Fernand Land#233;ger, and Dona Nelson.
About the Author
revolutionized the graphic arts industry with the launch of the PANTONE MATCHING SYSTEMand#174; in 1963, which enabled designers and printers to articulate and reproduce accurate color anywhere in the world. Today, PANTONE serves not only as the premier color consultant and authority in trends, but as a consumer brand in apparel, housewares, accessories, arts and crafts, stationery and office, home furnishings, and electronics product lines.