books pdf The Fantastic Jungles of Henri Rousseau –

Henri Rousseau wanted to be an artist But he had no formal training Instead, he taught himself to paint He painted until the jungles and animals and distant lands in his head came alive on the space of his canvases Henri Rousseau endured the harsh critics of his day and created the brilliant paintings that now hang in museums around the world Michelle Markel s vivid text, complemented by the vibrant illustrations of Amanda Hall, artfully introduces young readers to the beloved painter and encourages all readers to persevere despite all oddsWatch the trailer