Ages 2 to 6 years. This is the perfect introductory art book for children ages two to six. Author Judy Press introduces children to the use of key materials for creating art, including glue, clay and dough, paint, paper, markers, and crayons. There is also a section on collecting and using recycled materials for artwork. Includes: Over 80 art projects with introductory poems to stir kids' imaginations; Activities that build readiness skills while making wonderful art and exploring textures, colours, shapes, feelings, and fantasies; Guidelines for parents, teachers, and caregivers for encouraging a truly creative art experience. Every child is certain to flourish as little hands are given the freedom to express themselves in the most amazing ways!
Judy Press has won numerous awards from many celebrated organisations. She is the author of many titles for Williamson Books and lives in Pittsburgh, where she is an art educator.