The Van Gogh Activity Book
Van Gogh is one of my favorite artist’s. I was literally brought to tears when I gazed upon the original of his masterpiece “Sunflowers” while in London. His style of painting is extraordinary. Have you ever wondered about Van Gogh’s methods? In Grace Helmer’s book, “The Van Gogh Activity Book” readers will discover and get to practice many of this master’s techniques. The book teaches young artists about post impressionism, still life Japonaiserie, swirls and curls, pointillism, complementary colours and more. Readers will learn these methods through fun and easy to do activities. Love the pull out timeline in the back of the book. A wonderful gift for budding artists.
Discover the master of Post-Impressionism’s methods through fun, arty activities
The Van Gogh Activity Book is an entertaining and accessible introduction to one of the most famous artists in history. Readers will discover the key features and themes that define Van Gogh as an artist as well as mastering mark making, experimenting with complementary colors, practicing perspective, and much more with 14 fun, arty exercises. With an illustrated fold-out timeline featuring seven of Van Gogh’s most famous works, The Van Gogh Activity Book is a useful reference tool as well as an engaging activity book. Paintings included: Café terrace at night Postman Joseph Roulin Wheatfield with Cypresses The Yellow House Irises Self-portrait Road with Cypress and Star Blossoming Almond Branch in a Glass The Church at Auvers-sur-Oise The Potato Eaters Sunflowers Self-portrait with bandaged ear The Red Vineyard at Arles Tree Roots The Starry Night
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