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Children and Painting Zoom
Product Number: 241-X
ISBN: 978-08719-2241-0
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Children and Painting
Cathy Weisman Topal

Various strategies are presented for teaching the basic painting concepts and techniques, from an elements and principles orientation to thematic approaches. This valuable teachers tool overcomes your difficulties in exposing children to the wonders of painting. t 160 pp., 250 full-col. ill

Table of Contents
Part One: Approaches to Painting
1. Exploring the Brushstroke
2. Emphasizing Texture
3. Focusing on Shape
4. Emphasizing Color
5. Value
6. Composition
Part Two: Subjects and Themes
7. Flowers and Still Life
8. The Environment
9. Animals
10. People
Part Three: Alternative Approaches and Aesthetics
11. Black Ink Painting of East Asia
12. Watercolors
Part IV: Thinking About the Painting Process
13. Improving the Painting Process
14. Painting Supplies