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123 I Can Paint!

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Illustrated step-by-step painting projects include bustling street scenes, sunny fields of flowers, night skies popping with fireworks and more. Budding artists will proudly say, ?I can paint!?

Encouraging play and experimentation with everyday materials and tools, Starting Art unlocks the creative spirit in every young child. This excellent new series offers unique clear a
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Paperback, 24 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Kids Can Press
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babyhippoface
Aug 25, 2008 rated it really liked it
This is a terrific book for helping kids undertake painting projects include street scenes, fields of flowers, night skies filled with fireworks, and more. Clear, step-by-step instructions for simple yet appealing art projects make the process seem easy for young children. Notes about necessary materials and, for parents, on encouraging children artistically, frame the text. This series would make an excellent addition to any library, public or private, and Art teachers may find this series inva ...more
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Mar 05, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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This is a great book to give some art ideas for elementary school aged kids. I like how there are smaller projects that lead up to a larger kind of "celebration of learning" painting that incorporates all of the techniques. ...more
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A wonderful book for learning colour basics (primary, secondary, warm, cool, complimentary, tones etc) and for building a painting in stages all using easy to find household items as painting tools to add texture. Simple projects that are confidence builders for young budding artists. Loved working through the projects.
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After graduating with a degree in Art History from Queen’s University, Irene studied Fine Art (specifically drawing and painting) at Emily Carr College of Art and Design.

Irene has a background in art education and has lead visual arts workshops for more than 17 years in Public schools in Toronto and at The Avenue Road Arts School. Both the Jumbo Books and the Starting Art Series have received muc
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