Author(s): Catherine DE DUVE
Color Zen, learn as you colour. Learn while relaxing! A new approach to didactical art therapy. Children are drawn into pictures as they colour them in themselves! They have fun and really get to know the art, while also learning new words and being asked to spot new things. Travel to the Land of the Rising Sun! Get to know Japan in Hokusai's day as you colour in fans, tigers, flowers, Samurai warriors and archers. This fun and educational book introduces children to the art of Hokusai, using many outline drawings to colour in, based on his pictures. AGES: 3 plus AUTHOR: Catherine de Duve is an art historian and painter who worked at the Royal Museum of Fine Arts of Belgium. She designed her first interactive work for children in 1999, a review of James Ensor. She went on as an editor and author to pursue children's art publishing in 2000. Catherine de Duve has written more than thirty books of children's art for Kate'Art Editions, Alice Edition (Brussels), Hatier (Paris) and The Birdcage (USA).