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Art in Action 2: Introducing Older Children to the World of Art with Creative Projects Inspired by 12 Masterpieces
" Art in Action 2" is the second and more advanced of two beautifully illustrated art activity books. Both books introduce children to artwork by major painters of different eras, while also encouraging boys and girls to stretch their imaginations and enjoy the unique experience of creating original artwork of their own. Each book presents 24 creative projects inspired by ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published April 1st 2010 by Barron's Educational Series
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This book provides a good way to introduce paintings to children as well as projects based off the artworks. My biggest criticism is that some of the projects seem rather loosely tied to the original work of art. I don't think this is necessarily a bad thing, perhaps some of the artworks are less approachable for children than others. Nonetheless, interesting.