Art Ideas by Fiona Watt


Art Ideas by Fiona Watt

A great-value spiralbound edition of in Usborne's Art Ideas series, this title is packed with ideas for painting, drawing, printing and making collages.It helps children to explore the uses of materials including chalk, paint and pencil through a number of different, highly imaginative projects including ink beetles, deep-sea fish, lemon juice frogs and the creation of a Venetian street. These original projects will be of great value to art teachers and experienced artists looking for inspiration as well as aspiring artists who will gain in confidence as they progress through the book. It is spiral bound to allow easy use and transportation, and means no card will ever get lost!

About the Author

Fiona Watt

Fiona Watt graduated from Exeter University with a B.Ed. (Hons.), specialising in Psychology and Art and Design. After university she worked as a researcher and writer for a company which published educational material for places where children went on school visits (zoos, museums, stately homes etc). She then taught seven, eight and nine year olds for five years; three years at a state school in Sevenoaks in Kent, and two years at The British School in the Netherlands in The Hague.

Fiona lists her proudest achievement as being shortlisted for the Children's book of the year in the Galaxy awards in 2008.

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Spiral bound
96 pages
Interest Age: 10+


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Publication date

27th June 2008



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