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Funck / Kutschbach / Weidemann

A Year in Art. The Activity Book

What better way to learn about art than to create your own masterpiece alongside another, find hidden details that add to an understanding of the artwork and read fascinating stories about how the piece came to be created?

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POP-UP BOOK

Philippe UG

In The Butterfly Garden

This delightful and ingenious pop-up book traces a caterpillar’s evolution from lowly cocoon to magnificent winged butterfly. An intricately constructed work of art with delicate details that have become UG’s trademark.

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THE ARTIST IN THE BLUE HOUSE

Magdalena Holzhey

Frida Kahlo

Parrots, trees, family members, friends, the sun and the moon—Frida Kahlo’s use of symbolism wonderfully lends itself to teaching children about the artistic process. Through illustrations of her work and photographs, children are encouraged to learn about her life and artworks.

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INSPIRATION FOR YOUNG READERS

Brad Finger

13 Bridges Children Should Know

The bridges profiled in this engaging book have achieved legendary status. Filled with photographs, plans, drawings, and informative texts it explores the fascinating history, construction, and significance of 13 renowned structures.

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Prestel Publishing: new children's books on art, architecture and photography. Illustrated books and coloring books.