About this item
Loved by young people across the globe, Paul Klee's playful paintings are a natural introduction for children to the world of creativity and art. It's no wonder that young people are drawn to the work of Paul Klee. The German artist was fascinated by children's drawings, and incorporated their energy and simplicity into his own work. This beautiful introduction to Klee's paintings focuses on the artist's love of color and symbols, his lighthearted technique, and his belief that music and painting were inextricably linked. Children will relate to the stories about Klee's life and struggles as an artist while learning about art. Eye-catching reproductions of Klee's masterpieces show children how the artist used lines, pigments, and texture in imaginative new ways. Best of all,enticing suggestions invite readers to try different art activities and projects.
Presents some of the famous artist's work and explores his influences and style.
Number of Pages: 95
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Art / History, General
Publisher: Prestel Pub
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Silke Vry
Street Date: November 7, 2011
Item Number (DPCI): 248-74-7315