Stories In Art: Stained Glass Windows by Richard Spilsbury
  

Stories In Art: Stained Glass Windows

Written by Richard Spilsbury
Illustrated by
Part of the Stories Behind the Art Series

Synopsis

Stories In Art: Stained Glass Windows by Richard Spilsbury

Featuring six stained glass windows from around the world, this book explores stories told through the art form, from Greek myth in Patrick Reyhtiens' Hercules and the Boar to biblical tale in The Adoration of the Magi. Each stained glass window is looked at in detail, and a more general introduction to the medium provides historical context.Fun, step-by-step projects show children how to create their own stained glass windows, using the techniques of the art form. Learn how to design a colourful candle holder and make a window hanging!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

Richard Spilsbury has worked in educational publishing for more than 20 years and has written on a variety of subjects, from climate change and food and farming to art history and design.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Richard Spilsbury
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Publisher

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

Publication date

8th September 2015

ISBN

9780750294508


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