[[ download Best ]] Van Gogh and the Post-Impressionists for Kids: Their Lives and Ideas, 21 Activities (For Kids series)Author Carol Sabbeth – Entrecielos.co

Swirling, curling brushstrokes Vivid colors Thick layers of paint These are the hallmarks of a painting by Vincent van Gogh, whose work his fellow artist Paul Czanne once called that of a madman But Van Gogh and the Post Impressionists for Kids moves beyond the image of the mad pauper to reveal a complex young man who loved nature and reading, spoke four languages, and enjoyed a successful career as a gallery salesman before embarking on studies as a minister and, finally, finding his calling as an artist Kids journey from the Netherlands to Paris to southern France as they learn about van Goghs friendships with four other like minded painters who admired but were determined to depart from Impressionism Paul Gauguin, Paul Signac, mile Bernard, and Henri de Toulouse Lautrec Aspiring artists and history buffs learn not only how these Post Impressionists daring shapes, colors, and techniques distinguished their work from what was painted before but also how the men helped one another and whether or not they always got along Twenty one creative projects bring history and art to life Readers will create a Starry Night peep box, make a Pointillist sailboat that can really sail , craft a Japanese fold out album, and muchThe text includes a time line, glossary, and reading list for further study


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