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Using Art to Make Art
     

Using Art to Make Art

by Wendy M.L Libby, Wendy M. Libby
 

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Using Art to Make Art is a book of activities based on art concepts, art elements, and principles. The emphasis is on process and a variety of mediums are explored. It is important to understand that art reflects different cultures and time periods in history. It is more meaningful for young artists to express themselves through their own creations when they have

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Using Art to Make Art is a book of activities based on art concepts, art elements, and principles. The emphasis is on process and a variety of mediums are explored. It is important to understand that art reflects different cultures and time periods in history. It is more meaningful for young artists to express themselves through their own creations when they have knowledge, inspiration, and motivation gained from other artists. Using Art to Make Art encourages exploration, creativity, and self-expression while developing basic art skills and concepts.

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The author, an art instructor at the elementary level for a couple of decades, presents lesson plans based on the study of master artists and their works. Black & white reproductions of art works are accompanied by ideas for presentation, discussion, and activities. Some charming color reproductions of children's art work inspired by Kandinsky, Monet, Braque, Gauguin, and others are included. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766815056
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/20/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 11.06(h) x 0.43(d)

Meet the Author


Wendy M. L. Libby is an elementary art teacher for the Bangor School in Bangor Maine.

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