Over 200 ideas ideas for art projects are
offered in this boldly colorful, inviting book for children. Kids
will be anxious to pull out the paints, pastels, crayons, and
tissue paper in order to get started, and inspiration is something
that is priceless!
Children are shown what they can do with a little blob of ink
(turn them into animals or bugs with a fine-tip marker!), for
example. Step-by-step instructions are given for each project.
Information about different art mediums is offered so that
children can get to know the materials they are using a little
This book is best for children approximately 9 and up. Younger
children can use the book with help from their parents.
Although any child will take an interest in the book, Art
Ideas is especially useful for children who are somewhat hesitant
or timid in terms of expressing their artistic side. Why? Because
the projects are not only inspiring, they are exceptionally easy
This is an over-sized hardcover book, 96 color pages.
Written by Fiona Watt.
The Usborne Book of Art Skills (Art Ideas)
is a fabulous book that is accessible for children as young as 7
and as old as 11. Children see and learn what they can do with
splashes of paint, watercolor washes, sponge-painting, mixed media
collages, and more. This book is as colorful and inviting as the
one above. Also written by Fiona Watt.