Subtitle Inspired by the amazing life stories of diverse artists from around the world
Description Description Celebrate the lives and work of 25 amazing artists from around the world! Get to know their stories, and then make your own creations inspired by their art.
Although you may not recognize all of their names, the artists featured in Be a Creative Changemaker: A Kids' Art Activity Book
transformed history and paved the way for others. Discover their unique stories through colorful illustrations
before getting creative with hands-on art activities
based on their artwork. Each activity will guide you to explore different materials, techniques, styles, and more.
Geared for kids ages seven through twelve, though fun for all, here are just a few of the exciting projects you will find:
Gu Kaizhi (b. 344, China): Tell a story through scroll painting.
Luisa Ignacia Roldán (b. 1652, Spain): Construct a sculpture of a historical figure.
Jamini Roy (b. 1887, present-day India): Paint an animal motif.
Emily Kame Kngwarreye (b. 1910, Australia): Use batik to create a design on fabric.
Lygia Clark (b. 1920, Brazil): Make a movable sculpture.
Kenojuak Ashevak (b. 1927, Canada): Print a colorful series of creatures.
Bodys Isek Kingelez (b. 1948, present-day Democratic Republic of the Congo): Build a cardboard utopian city.
This book will help you see art from new perspectives
and gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for artists worldwide
. Spend hours developing your artistic skills while envisioning and expressing creative ideas inspired by these marvelous makers!