Stories In Art: Mosaics by Nathaniel Harris
  

Stories In Art: Mosaics

Written by Nathaniel Harris
Illustrated by
Part of the Stories Behind the Art Series

Synopsis

Stories In Art: Mosaics by Nathaniel Harris

Featuring six mosaics from around the world, this book explores different types of story, from historical recount in the Alexander Mosaic to film story in 'North by Northwest'. Each mosaic is looked at in detail, and a more general introduction to the medium provides a historical context. Step-by-step projects show children how to create their own mosaic masterpieces, using the techniques of the art form. Learn how to make a mosaic pen holder or photo frame and how to make a patterned place mat!The Stories in Art series explores the narratives told through different art mediums. A great introduction to the history of art for children at Key Stage 2.

About the Author

Nathaniel Harris taught history at secondary level for many years. He is an experienced writer of history books for young people, specializing in modern problems. He is also an art lover.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Nathaniel Harris
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

23rd July 2015

ISBN

9780750294409


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